Official app for the public radio program This American Life, giving you access to the show's full archive.
You can download an unlimited number of episodes for offline listening. You can also bookmark episodes to listen to later, and track your progress through our archive by marking stories as heard.
Browse and download episodes hand-picked by the show's host, Ira Glass, and our staff. Use our new search and filter functions to find your favorite stories by topic, contributor, and year.
This American Life is produced in collaboration with WBEZ Chicago and delivered to stations by PRX The Public Radio Exchange. This app was developed by Black Pixel.
What's new in version 4.3.6
This update addresses an issues with listening to downloads in airplane mode as well as new episode notifications being sent even if they’re turned off. (Sorry about that!) Email us at [email protected] with your feedback or feature requests.
About This American Life
This American Life is an application developed by This American Life and released on iOS. The app is compatible with iOS 11.0 or later on the following devices: iPhone 11 Pro, X, Xs, SE, iPhone 8, 7, 6, iPad Pro and iPad Mini.
Click the button or scan the QR code below to download This American Life for iOS. Check out our downloads section to download This American Life for android and other platforms.
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The app is $2.99 and offers no in-app purchases.