Ever questioned what it takes to start out a podcast? What sort of tools is required, what stage of tech data is critical, and the way and why company are booked? Some hosts deal with accomplishments, some on deeper tales, and a few keep away from controversy whereas others tackle massive points.
This previous weekend I sat down with Jonathan Levitt, a runner from Massachusetts who began his personal present earlier this 12 months. We discuss discovering a format, shopping for and studying about know-how, how and why we ebook sure company, advertisers, why there are nonetheless so few girls within the medium, and extra.
We discuss why Jonathan’s good friend Jeremy is an thoughtless jerk, and I be taught a bit about Inside Tracker and we end up with some chat about Damaged Arrow and our predictions for Western States Endurance Run.
Correction/Addition: In our dialogue about girls within the podcast medium, we one way or the other forgot about one of many quickest rising MUT podcasts within the house: Candice Burt’s People of Ultrarunning podcast.
That’s what occurs when free movement a dialog with out notes.
Jonathan Levitt Episode Notes
Right here’s Jonathan’s podcast: For the Lengthy Run
Jonathan makes use of Anchor.fm for his present.
This is Auphonic.
Right here’s Tina Muir’s interview with me from final 12 months. Good vary of topics!
Right here’s the Doug Strachan interview I discussed.
Right here’s the RODE Rodecaster Professional mixing board I take advantage of and advocate.
This interview was recorded on a ten 12 months previous TASCAM DR-40 recorder ($125) utilizing the RODE Podcaster ($200) and PodMic ($100) microphones. I ought to have adjusted my ranges higher.
After recording, I dumped the .wav file onto GarageBand and instantly ran it by means of Auphonic to get ranges and mono proper (it’d been recorded on two channels). The primary move through Auphonic cleared up a nasty clicking that’d been current from the funitel working straight above us. I then dragged the brand new file into Garageband, added the music and clipped out/within the teaser for the opener. Ran that new file although Auphonic once more the place I added the quilt, notes, and tags. Took that file and uploaded it onto my server through FileZilla. Took that new URL and acquired it to you through PowerPress, a superb plug-in on WordPress.
Right here’s extra on the fireplace aid run Jonathan and pals organized in November.
Intro/Outro music used with permission by David Rosales.