Post Date - May 13, 2022
In the age of smartphones and 5G networks, it’s easier than ever to find entertaining and informative podcasts while you’re on the road. Whether it’s catching up on what’s happening at Boyd Brothers Transportation, hearing the daily news, learning more about the trucking industry or getting a good laugh, there’s a podcast for you. Check out Boyd’s top podcast picks for truckers, then download a few episodes and see which podcasts end up on your must-listen-to list.
Tune in to hear Boyd team members discussing the trucking industry and highlighting our amazing drivers and staff! Andrew Houser started the podcast as another way for us to communicate to our current drivers as well as potential drivers. You’ll hear Andrew and Nick Walker host the podcast with different guests each episode to speak on a variety of topics.
Podcasts for truck drivers
The Lead Pedal Podcast for Truck Drivers - Fast-track your truck driving career with The Lead Pedal Podcast. Topics include interviews with industry professionals and other truck drivers, and information helpful for building your career as a professional driver.
Trucker Dump Podcast - Host Todd McCann focuses on highlighting issues truck drivers of today face and making the trucking industry a better place to work. Podcast topics include trucking regulations, driver safety, driver etiquette, and the latest apps and services available to truck drivers.
TalkCDL - This one’s a podcast from truckers for truckers and covers any topic related to trucking and the transportation industry.
Trucker Tom’s Podcast - One OTR trucker telling it like it is, covering topics like truck driver restaurant reviews, politics, sound seeing tours and more.
Other fun podcasts
Reply All – Listed as a podcast about the Internet, it’s hosted by PJ Vogt and Alex Goldman. They share stories about how the Internet influences people and how people influence the Internet with a little humor thrown in the mix.
The Dan Le Batard Show with Stugotz - Dan Le Batard, Stugotz and company share their unique perspectives on all-things sports, pop-culture and more. This is the place for original content from Lebatard and Stu Gotz, including the daily “Local Hour” generally focusing on the South Florida scene, the Big Suey, and a few more surprises along the way.
This American Life - This one is also not specific to trucking, but it’s a staple among truckers, with entertaining journalistic non-fiction. It’s a weekly public radio program also airing as a podcast, and with a Pulitzer Prize to its name, host Ira Glass has earned his spot here.
Serial - Well-told stories make this podcast an award-winner and trucker favorite. They tell one story per season, making for a captivating format — from the producers of “This American Life” above. This season, Serial is heading back to court. A year inside a typical American courthouse telling you the extraordinary stories of ordinary cases. One courthouse, told week by week.
Here's something else you’re going to want to hear: Boyd Brothers is looking for company drivers, independent contractors, lease purchase operators, students and more! Connect with us today to learn more about how we can improve your career in a supportive, family atmosphere!