I wanted to check the name of a podcast I listened to four months ago and that got automatically deleted. I could not find that information on the iTunes tabs: "Unplayed", "Feed", "Saved". I restored the file from a backup, imported it again in iTunes, and now I see:
Played 27 May 2019 underneath it:
So iTunes stores that information somewhere. I search for part of the title with
grep -r 'Stimulus' . in the iTunes directory and only matched the binary file with the podcast episode.
Where does iTunes save information on played podcasts?