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Love Podcasts? Here Are The 7 Best Military Podcasts of 2019

Are you a podcast listener? If so, you probably have your favorite subscriptions already downloaded. …

Sgt. 1st Class Frank Marquez interviews Col. Joe Huss, Garrison Commander and Base Operations Manager of the Training Center Command at Camp Guernsey, for the Wyoming Military Department NOW during a podcast at Joint Forces Readiness Center, Cheyenne, Wyo., July 11, 2019.. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Jackie Marshall)

Are you a podcast listener?

If so, you probably have your favorite subscriptions already downloaded. And if you aren’t a regular podcast listener, then it’s time to become one! 

If you’re looking for a little more insight into the military lifestyle, there are quite a few podcasts you’ll want to add to your list. Below, we’ve rounded up podcasts focused on various angles of military life, including inspirational ones like Lone Survivor Marcus Luttrell’s Team Never Quit podcast.

These hosts (and their guests) understand the struggles and bliss that come with military life, which means you get actionable and relevant content with every listen. Best of all, you can gain new insight and action ideas to apply to your own life. 

Ready to dive deep into military lifestyle audio content? 

Here’s a look at the seven best military podcasts of 2019: 

1. Military Wives Unfiltered Podcast

If you want to feel like you’re joining your two best girlfriends to catch-up, the Military Wives Unfiltered podcast is for you. Two military wives run the show and talk about everything from finding your identity as a military spouse to finding the humor in having to PCS all the time. Whether you’re new to the military spouse life or a seasoned spouse, the relatable content is valuable to wives in all walks of life. 

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2. Team Never Quit Podcast 

Every week, retired Navy SEAL and Lone Survivor Marcus Luttrell brings on guests — like Vice President Mike Pence —  to chat about their “never quit” stories. Every episode is developed with this mission in mind: “Our commitment is to honor those who have fallen, stand with those who have survived, and share their stories that we might inspire others to Never Quit.” Overall, the Team Never Quit Podcast focuses on the hardcore loyalty and dedication that is a common thread among those who serve and have served in the U.S. military.

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3. Lifegiver Podcast 

With the tagline, “Breathe Life into Your Service Marriage” this podcast cuts right to the point with honest conversations and real resources military families can use. The host, Corie Weathers, is a licensed professional counselor who has spent the last 20 years specializing in women’s issues, PTSD, marriage, divorce, and substance abuse. If you’re interested in serious topics that service marriages deal with on a daily basis, the Lifegiver Podcast is for you. 

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4. VirtForce Podcast

If there’s one thing the military is known for, it’s uprooting families — and spouse careers — often. The VirtForce podcast is focused on helping military spouses discover how to create a sustainable remote career in fields like IT, tech, and beyond. The host brings on guests and offers open Q-and-A sessions to allow listeners to chime in with their most pressing questions about career development strategies.

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5. Mentors for Military Podcast

Each week, this show — run by 18 different military veterans — brings in guests to inspire listeners focused on a growth mindset. From special forces to Army Rangers, each episode brings to life the real stories behind real-life military experiences. The Mentors for Military Podcast offers great insight into various angles of service life for anyone who is curious about the military lifestyle.

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6. Frontlines of Freedom Podcast

Retired Airborne Ranger Lt. Col. Denny Gillem hosts the Frontlines of Freedom podcast with the gusto one could only expect from a West Point graduate. The show covers relevant military news and events that matter to military families, including veterans’ activities and homeland security issues. Past show guests have included Cabinet members, admirals, generals, enlisted members, and others. 

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7. Women of the Military Podcast 

Amanda Huffman, an Air Force vet, hosts the Women of the Military podcast by bringing her unique experience as a former officer and military spouse to listeners. She exclusively interviews female active duty service members and veterans who share the unique perspective of serving in the military as a woman. Her past guest roster list includes a former Air Force nurse, a former Secretary of the Air Force, and a U.S. coast guard officer, among others. 

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The Best Military Podcasts of 2019 Inspire and Engage 

We hope you enjoy the above list of the best military podcasts of 2019. 

Podcasts are a great way to consume new information quickly while also discovering resources that you might not have heard of otherwise. 

Plus, they’ll inspire and engage you in ways that music and the radio just can’t.

And, if you’re tired of your current music playlist, there are over 29 million podcast episodes available that you can listen to anytime, anywhere. Whether you’re going for a walk, taking a drive, or feel bored out of your mind, podcasts are an ideal way to spend downtime but still help you feel productive.

Ready to inspire your true performance and best life? Start downloading these today! 

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The editorial team at Sandboxx.