The 30 Essential Comedy Podcasts

Professor Blastoff, the beloved, long-running podcast from Tig Notaro, Kyle Dunnigan, and David Huntsberger, released its final episode this week. In loving memory, we’ve compiled the best of podcasting’s most prolific — and most crowded — subgenre: comedy.

From interview shows to news satire, comedy podcasts are one of the driving forces behind the current boom in the industry, connecting entertainers to audiences while easing said audiences’ commutes/workdays/laundry folding time. Here are 30 that have established themselves as essentials, whether they’re dearly departed or five years strong.