Sunday, April 30, 2017

TPD 140 - Michael Ian Black from How to Be Amzing


Michael Ian Black - actor, comedian, author and podcaster - is my guest this week! Michael joins me to talk about the his show, How to Be Amazing!  We cover the show origin (including the title!), booking guests, why he loves being an interviewer, the shows awesome production values and so much more!  This is one interview show that must be on your subscription list!

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Links

Michael Ian Black (Twitter) (Website)

How to Be Amazing (Twitter) (Website)


Sunday, April 23, 2017

TPD 139 - Megan Tan from Millennial


Megan Tan from Millennial is my guest this week!  We catch up on the amazing ride she has been on since we last spoke way back in September of 2015!  We talk Seasons 2/3 of the show, traveling to Cuba, working with a team and the future of the show!  Megan is one of my favorite people in storytelling and podcasting and it was great to catch up with her!

Hear our first conversation back on Episode 57

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If you are podcaster looking for a new home for your show or thinking about starting your own show, please consider this week's show sponsor - Fireside.fm! A platform by podcasters for podcasters! Visit www.fireside.fm/tpd and use code "TPD" when signing up to get 20% of the Standard Plan for THREE MONTHS!

Links

Megan Tan (Twitter)

Millennial (Twitter) (Website)

Forbes Article (Website)


Sunday, April 16, 2017

TPD 138 - Berry from Podcasts in Color


Berry from Podcasts in Color is my guest this week!  We talk about her journey from podcast super fan to creating a giant resource and platform for podcasts from persons of color! Berry is podcast die hard and a someone who I could talk to for hours about the world of podcasts! Berry is helping shine a light on shows that have been under represented in the larger podcast space. Check out the links below for Berry, her work, and some great shows she loves!

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If you enjoyed this episode, please consider supporting TPD on Patreon!

If you are podcaster looking for a new home for your show or thinking about starting your own show, please consider this week's show sponsor - Fireside.fm! A platform by podcasters for podcasters! Visit www.fireside.fm/tpd and use code "TPD" when signing up to get 20% of the Standard Plan for THREE MONTHS! 

Berry (Twitter)

Podcasts in Color (Website)

Berry's recent appearances (Comatose) (Dreams in Drive)

Pod Recommendations

The Read (Twitter) (Website)

Don't Dumb Down Your Greatness (Twitter) (Website)

Heart and Hustle (Twitter) (Website)

Paychecks and Balances (Twitter) (Website)

Black Girl Nerds (Twitter) (Website)

Call Your Girlfriend (Twitter) (Website)

SWOTI (Twitter) (Website)


Friday, April 14, 2017

POLL: What makes you quit listening to a new podcast?

Yesterday (4/13), I asked my Twitter followers the below question.. And this time, the results ended up about what I thought they would..

 

 

For most of us, sound quality matters a ton with the actual personality of the hosts close behind... But still interested to see where these two concerns shook out.


Thursday, April 13, 2017

POLL: Pod Length

Yesterday, I asked my Twitter followers (@poddigest) what their preferred length for a podcast is?  Here are the results:

 

@poddigest poll 041217

 

Click on the image to see some of the comments and feedback!


Sunday, April 9, 2017

TPD 137 - Mark Ramsey from Inside Psycho


Mark Ramsey from Inside Psycho is my guest this week!  We talk his road to producing the show, sound design, the intriguing story of Hitchcock and what he hopes listeners will find in the upcoming conclusion of the show. Inside Psycho is a unique offering in the podcast space and a great listen for movie buffs, creative types or if you just want to hear a great story!

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider supporting TPD on Patreon!

If you are podcaster looking for a new home for your show or thinking about starting your own show, please consider this week's show sponsor - Fireside.fm! A platform by podcasters for podcasters! Visit www.fireside.fm/tpd and use code "TPD" when signing up to get 20% of the Standard Plan for THREE MONTHS!

Links

Mark Ramsey (Twitter) (About Me)

Inside Psycho (Website) (Twitter) (IndieWire Review)

 

 


Sunday, April 2, 2017

TPD 136 - Mira Burt-Wintonick, Cristal Duhaime from Pen Pals


"Pen Pals" is a brand new show on Stitcher Premium from Mira Burt-Wintonick and Cristal Duhaime.  Alums of "Wiretap" and "Love Me" from the CBC, Mira and Cristal bring to life the surreal interactions of 2 famous figures in way you never imagined! Original seems like an understatement to describe this completely different kind of listen!  From writing to sound design to casting, Mira and Cristal take us through their journey with this brand new audio drama!

If you enjoyed this episode, please consider supporting TPD on Patreon!

If you are podcaster looking for a new home for your show and considering starting your own show, please consider this week's show sponsor - Fireside.fm! A platform by podcasters for podcasters! Visit www.fireside.fm/tpd and use code "TPD" when signing up to get 20% of the Standard Plan for THREE MONTHS!

Links

Pen Pals (and link to sign up for Stitcher Premium!) (Website)

Love Me (Website)

Mira Burt-Wintonick (Twitter)

Cristal Duhaime (Twitter)