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Do you want to learn how to make your podcast sound better? The Podcast Engineering Show focuses on the technical aspects of producing podcasts. Chris Curran chats with podcasters about their audio equipment, software and workflow to help you learn how to produce better sounding podcasts. You’ll also learn solutions to common audio issues as well as plenty of tips and tricks. By listening to this show you will gain a TON of knowledge and skills that will make a HUGE difference in your sound quality as well as save you time! Subscribe/Follow today and start listening! Your host Chris Curran has a background in podcast production (Forbes, Dun & Bradstreet, J&J, etc) as well as music production (Sarah McLachlan, Jeff Buckley, Foreigner, etc). When he entered podcasting in 2012, he noticed that most podcasters (and producers) do not have a good understanding of fundamental audio engineering concepts, which sabotages the quality of their sound from the very beginning. This show, as well as Podcast Engineering School, helps podcasters and producers reach professional levels of podcast audio production.

Do you want to learn how to make your podcast sound better? The Podcast Engineering Show focuses on the technical aspects of producing podcasts. Chris Curran chats with podcasters about their audio equipment, software and workflow to help you learn how to produce better sounding podcasts. You’ll also learn solutions to common audio issues as well as plenty of tips and tricks. By listening to this show you will gain a TON of knowledge and skills that will make a HUGE difference in your sound quality as well as save you time! Subscribe/Follow today and start listening! Your host Chris Curran has a background in podcast production (Forbes, Dun & Bradstreet, J&J, etc) as well as music production (Sarah McLachlan, Jeff Buckley, Foreigner, etc). When he entered podcasting in 2012, he noticed that most podcasters (and producers) do not have a good understanding of fundamental audio engineering concepts, which sabotages the quality of their sound from the very beginning. This show, as well as Podcast Engineering School, helps podcasters and producers reach professional levels of podcast audio production.

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Do you want to learn how to make your podcast sound better? The Podcast Engineering Show focuses on the technical aspects of producing podcasts. Chris Curran chats with podcasters about their audio equipment, software and workflow to help you learn how to produce better sounding podcasts. You’ll also learn solutions to common audio issues as well as plenty of tips and tricks. By listening to this show you will gain a TON of knowledge and skills that will make a HUGE difference in your sound quality as well as save you time! Subscribe/Follow today and start listening! Your host Chris Curran has a background in podcast production (Forbes, Dun & Bradstreet, J&J, etc) as well as music production (Sarah McLachlan, Jeff Buckley, Foreigner, etc). When he entered podcasting in 2012, he noticed that most podcasters (and producers) do not have a good understanding of fundamental audio engineering concepts, which sabotages the quality of their sound from the very beginning. This show, as well as Podcast Engineering School, helps podcasters and producers reach professional levels of podcast audio production.

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English


Episodes

227: Chris’s Goody Bag

10/21/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from April 9 through April 28 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Note: In this episode I’m using my vintage RE20 microphone and Apollo x4 interface (with API preamp and LA-2A compressor). Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Instead of Deleting Umms You Could…Using a Multiband Compressor on a Track Containing 2+ ParticipantsWhen Your Client Saves...

Duration:00:29:16

PES 226: How Podcasters Can Receive Crypto From Listeners

9/29/2021
Evo Terra joins me to discuss the emerging methods by which podcasters can receive crypto from listeners. Evo Terra is the host of Podcast Pontifications! We briefly introduce crypto in general as well as Podcasting 2.0, Bitcoin, satoshis, Lightning Network, Satoshi.stream support on Telegram, NFTs, and more. RESOURCES AND LINKS: Twitter enables tipping with Bitcoin, plans to let users authenticate NFTs Dave Jackson’s show, Leading The Bleeding Video on how to setup your...

Duration:00:38:46

PES 225: Goody Bag with New Mic and Interface

9/16/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from March 19 through April 7 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Here are the equipment and plugins I used to produce this episode: Sphere L22™ microphone system from Townsend LabsApollo x4 audio interface from Universal AudioOcean Way Mic collectionTownsend Labs Sphere collectionPutnam Mic collection Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: The...

Duration:00:35:20

PES 224: Chris’s Goody Bag

8/31/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Feb. 26 through Mar. 17 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Be sure to check out the Focusrite Scarlett series of audio interfaces, the world’s best-selling USB interface range with over 3 million units sold worldwide. Choose from 6 different interfaces with 1, 2, 4, or 8 microphone inputs. Works with the recording software you’re already using and works with any type...

Duration:00:25:45

PES 223: Vic Tiscareno and Mike Henein, VZR Model One

8/23/2021
My guests are Vic Tiscareno and Mike Henein from VZR, makers of the VZR Model One - an innovative headset designed for audiophiles, gamers, podcasters, livestreamers, etc. We discussed Vic and Mike's impressive audio backgrounds (read their bio's below), their Model One headset, why they designed it like they did, as well as Spatial, "3D" and Ambisonic audio, and much more! Hear various audio examples here: Binaural + DSPRealSpace 3D Audio DemoThe Incredible Sounds of the Falcon...

Duration:01:00:50

PES 222: Back Into the Goody Bag

8/5/2021
I overview 8 recent Daily Goody‘s from Feb. 5 through Feb. 24 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Be sure to check out the Focusrite Scarlett series of audio interfaces, the world’s best-selling USB interface range with over 3 million units sold worldwide. Choose from 6 different interfaces with 1, 2, 4, or 8 microphone inputs. Works with the recording software you’re already using and works with any type of...

Duration:00:22:52

PES 221: Martín Gonzalez, Audio Engineer at Pushkin Industries

7/29/2021
Enjoy my magnificent conversation with Martín Gonzalez, audio engineer at Pushkin Industries! He, of course, does a lot of podcast recording and mixing, and also scoring and sound design. He works on various shows including Broken Record, The Last Archive and Into the Zone. We discussed SO MUCH in this episode including: Thanks for sharing so much with us, Martín!

Duration:01:21:26

PES 220: Chris’s Goody Bag

7/1/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Jan. 15 through Feb. 3 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Podcast TaxonomyFewer Clients at Higher Rates vs. Many Clients at Lower Rates?Before Recording, Enable “Do Not Disturb” on Phones and ComputersWhat Are Your Main Monitors? Headphones or Speakers? Which Model?Argosy Halo Sit/Stand DeskAbbey Road RS124 Vintage...

Duration:00:21:42

PES 219: Jason Gambrell, Technical Director for Pushkin Industries (Revisionist History, Against the Rules, Broken Record and more)

6/17/2021
I had a top-notch chat with Jason Gambrell, Technical Director for Pushkin Industries. Jason works on several/many Pushkin shows. We covered his podcast audio production in great depth. You'll learn a lot in this episode. We discussed SO MUCH in this episode including: Thanks for sharing so much with us, Jason!

Duration:01:04:04

PES 218: Into the Goody Bag

5/27/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Dec. 25 - Jan. 13 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Descript’s NEW Transcription GlossaryThe Sound in the Game “Among Us”Managing the Expectations of Your ClientsSpecial: Your Blunt Pep Talk for 2021Zoom PodTrak P4Level Magic by Flux JüngerBe Aware: Some Earbuds Feed Back Within Themselves32 Bit Floating Point...

Duration:00:24:05

PES 217: Dallas Taylor, Host and Creator of Twenty Thousand Hertz

5/13/2021
My guest is Dallas Taylor, host and creator of Twenty Thousand Hertz - an exceptional podcast about sound. He is also the Creative Director of Defacto Sound where he has led thousands of high-profile projects ranging from blockbuster trailers and advertising campaigns to Sundance award-winning films and major television series. Follow on Twitter: Dallas Taylor, Twenty Thousand Hertz, Defacto Sound. FYI, I really enjoyed the episode of Twenty Thousand Hertz titled Silence where Dallas...

Duration:00:46:05

PES 216: Goody Bag, plus RE20 Vintage vs New

4/29/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Dec. 4 - Dec. 23 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. *AND you'll hear my first ever comparison between my vintage RE20 vs my new RE20. They sound ALMOST identical ;) Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Where Do You Edit – in the Multitrack Session, or the Mixdown File, or Both?Using Photopea.com To Create Episode Artwork for FreeFletcher-Munson...

Duration:00:24:42

PES 215: Matt Powell, Senior Audio Engineer for Mission.org

4/15/2021
My guest is Matt Powell, Senior Audio Engineer for Mission.org (Website, Twitter @missionhq, LinkedIn) We discussed SO MUCH, including: Thanks for being a great guest, Matt!

Duration:01:15:30

PES 214: Big News, Plus RE320 vs. RE20

4/8/2021
Note: In this episode I switch back and forth between using the Electro-Voice RE320 and the Electro-Voice RE20 microphones. And the big announcement is that I've decided to put lots of energy into the Podcast Production Community that I recently started on Locals, so come join the party. I'll be posting daily content on gear, software, production workflow, recording, editing, plugins, and whatever else applies to production. The community members are posting good stuff as well. FYI, the...

Duration:00:18:36

PES 213: Chris’s Goody Bag

3/25/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Nov. 13 - Dec. 2 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Earning a Lot Being a Professional Podcast Editor, Engineer and ProducerEQ’ing is a SkillApollo SoloSet up Your Microphone To Point Away From Any Sources of NoiseBlack Box Analog Design HG-2Podcast Participants Trailing off at the End of SentencesThe World Thanks...

Duration:00:36:47

PES 212: Chris’s Goody Bag

3/11/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Oct. 23 - Nov. 11 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Why Pay for Professional Media Hosting Like Libsyn, Blubrry, etc.?Townsend Labs Sphere L22 MicrophoneShure MV7 – New Microphone for Podcasting and GamingThe Way You Monitor Affects Your Production a LotPodcast Audio Plugins – The Big ListThe Two Computer Settings...

Duration:00:26:19

PES 211: Jeremy Enns

2/25/2021
My guest is Jeremy Enns - Podcast Producer and Storyteller In Chief at Counterweight Creative. And here are the resources Jeremy mentioned including a free mini-course "Grow Your Audience Through Podcast Guesting" - find everything HERE. We discussed SO MUCH, including: Thanks for being a great guest, Jeremy!

Duration:01:11:57

PES 210: Chris’s Goody Bag

1/28/2021
I overview 9 recent Daily Goody‘s from Oct. 2 - Oct. 21 (see list below). You can sign up to receive Daily Goody’s in your email every day or a weekly roundup. Sign up here. Daily Goody posts that I discussed in this episode: Remind Guests To Stay on After the Interview EndsAdvice for Speaking Into a Lavalier Microphone?Zoom PodTrak P8Hooke LavTrivia: What Compression Ratio Do I Use on My Channel Strip on the Way “To Tape?”EQ then Compress, or Compress then EQ?Should You Edit a Boring...

Duration:00:32:38

PES 209: Michael Garfield, Host of Complexity

1/14/2021
My guest is Michael Garfield - host of Complexity, host of Future Fossils, musical artist, and Social-Media-Strategist-Podcast-Producer at the Santa Fe Institute. We discussed SO MUCH, including: SquadcastGrimes and EndelGPT-3MubertChaos: Making a New ScienceArtificial Intelligence: A Guide for Thinking Humans Thanks Michael for being a great guest!

Duration:01:10:55

Special: Your Blunt Pep Talk for 2021

12/31/2020
In this special episode Steve Stewart and I discuss 5 areas of your life where immense progress is possible for you. We wish you the best possible 2021! Steve Stewart is a podcast editor, instructor and community leader in the Podcast Editors Club (Facebook Group) and Podcast Editor Academy. Say hi to Steve :) 5 Areas: Courses mentioned: Podcast Editor AcademyGetting New Clients at Higher RatesPodcast Engineering SchooliZotope RX7 for PodcastsHindenburg Journalist Quick Start

Duration:00:32:13