Show Me Your Mic

A show that talks to podcasters about gear, software, workflow, and philosophies behind podcasting.

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What’s the Next Piece of Podcasting Gear You’re Going to Buy — and Why?

August 5th, 2016 · 12 minutes

It’s question and answer time again! My question, your answers. The question for this episode was “What’s the Next Piece of Podcasting Gear You’re Going to Buy — and Why?” Thanks to all the folks who send in answers over this experiment!

If You Could Only Listen to Three Podcasts for the Rest of Your Life, Which Would you Choose?

June 3rd, 2016 · 27 minutes

It’s question and answer time again! My question, your answers. I got a lot of great responses and you’ll learn about a bunch of podcasts that are new to you — and maybe be reminded of ones you used to listen to that you’ll want to go back and check out.

Christopher Has Questions About Podcasts. Chris Has Theories.

May 25th, 2016 · 39 minutes

Christopher Schmitt and Chris Enns discuss issues facing podcasters in 2016: do you need a blog? Should you be on YouTube? How to market a podcast? Cross post it to Medium? Publish on Product Hunt? We’ve got more questions than answers but we’re having fun discussing it.

This wasn’t planned to be a podcast but I felt like podcasters might enjoy…

What’s Your Motivation for Podcasting in 2016?

May 6th, 2016 · 22 minutes

For this month’s episode I asked you what your main motivation was for podcasting in 2016 and the responses were awesome and gathered around a couple of topics: getting great content out and nerding out with friends. Listen and be encouraged about the medium of podcasting!

I’m Looking for a Few Good Podcasters

March 22nd, 2016 · 5 minutes

I’ve got a plan for the next batch of SMYM episodes and I need your help! Hear how you can help or just sign up at the link below and get the email in April.

This is what I’m doing:
  • I’m going to send out an email at the beginning of the month with a question related to podcasting.
  • You as a podcaster will have a couple of weeks to …

Pressing the Pause Button

October 13th, 2015 · 6 minutes

I need a bit of margin in my life for the next while and so I’m pressing pause on Show Me Your Mic. I explain a few of the reasons and what I hope to do in this episode.

Kevin Hovdestad - Hearthstone Podcasting and Patreon

September 29th, 2015 · 57 minutes

Kevin is a co-host on Well Met - a podcast talking all things Hearthstone. We talk about how easy it can be to live stream video now, how Patreon has enabled creators to focus on creating, and how the world of esports has exploded and given opportunities to folks playing video games and those reporting on the video games.

Tim Smith - Telling a Story with Purpose

September 22nd, 2015 · 33 minutes

Tim Smith stops by for a quick chat about his new show For the Record on Tower. We chat about producing a new show, how he preps a guest for an interview, and his plans for the future of Tower. There’s also a bit of gear talk and the podcasts he recommends.

Sean Kheraj - The Web is Shifting Ground Beneath Your Feet

September 15th, 2015 · 56 minutes

Sean Kheraj hosts Nature’s Past a podcast about environmental history research in Canada featuring lectures and interviews with authors and academics on the greatest country in the world - Canada, naturally. We talk about scheduling guests, recording groups discussions and using YouTube as a podcast platform.

Happy 100 To You

September 8th, 2015 · 8 minutes

I talk a bit about where Show Me Your Mic could be headed in the future and how you could help.