Brendan Hutchins & Mark Steadman


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What it takes to book great guests

37:59 | Jun 29th, 2018

Dan Lizette of The Podcast Digest joins the conversation about podcast culture.

Introducing Mixdown

05:52 | Aug 4th, 2018

While the show is on hiatus, Mark can't keep away from the mic so he's embarked on a daily podcasting challenge. This is what it sounds like.

Cultivating an audience, with special guest Tom Merritt

36:41 | Jul 13th, 2018

The Daily Tech News Show's Tom Merritt talks about Acast, audience engagement, brie and more.

Google's new podcast app and making a deal with the data devil

30:41 | Jul 6th, 2018

Aaron Wong from Nobody Asked for This, Holler Presents, and the band Downtown, joins Brendan and Mark to discuss being new to podcasts, initial discovery, the new Google Podcasts app, and the question of whether we need a “Netflix of podcasts”.

Do you listen back to podcasts?

28:41 | Jun 22nd, 2018

A new favorite podcast is added to the list, #MeToo extends into podcasts, the Google Podcasts app is actually out now, beware of Anchor (possibly), and how much is too much when it comes to re-listening to podcasts?

Let's spread the podcasting wealth

29:17 | Jun 15th, 2018

Podcasting made $314 million in revenue last year. How can we spread the wealth so not just upper echelons benefit?

Are we Megatron?

20:40 | May 25th, 2018

Mark chatted with Jason Reed of the Stop and Search podcast, which picked up two silvers at this year's British Podcast Awards.

Boom, busted and Banter

35:20 | May 18th, 2018

Praise and critique for audio dramas, AudioBoom goes boom (maybe), and banter about Banter.

Mining the data of podcasts

39:36 | May 11th, 2018

Podchaser creator Bradley Davis joins Mark and Brendan to discuss how much data is provided to podcast makers, apps, and the industry. Bradley and Brendan suggest new shows Mark has never heard, Bradley gives his 60 second explanation for why podcast...Show More

Marketing podcasts correctly (no, this is not a BS session)

40:17 | May 4th, 2018

Kevin Goldberg of joined the conversation with Mark and Brendan to discuss marketing a podcast correctly.

Chasing honest feedback and following up on Google's pod plans

24:04 | Apr 27th, 2018

Mark and Brendan discuss Google's plans to bring podcast joy to Android users, and delve into friend-of-the-show Ma'ayan Plaut's comprehensive article on podcast feedback. 🧔🏻 Mark is also looking for a new favourite show, so tweet #bitrate with yo...Show More

Let's gather round the wireless

28:29 | Apr 20th, 2018

Brendan and Mark are joined by Arielle Nissenblatt, founder of the Earbuds Podcast Collective, to talk about listening to podcasts in a group, attending live recordings, conferences, meetups and more.

Branded podcasts and the lost magic of audio

30:11 | Apr 13th, 2018

Mark and Brendan are joined by Jon Hickman to follow up on what podcasts are called, the disconnect between magical video and mundane audio, and how online radio works in the UK.

When will audio dramas get their day

29:36 | Apr 6th, 2018

Brendan uncovered some interesting stats from Acast and has things to say about podcast app user interfaces. Mark gets excited about news podcasts for millennials, and they both try and answer the question "when will audio dramas get their day?"

Is it time to redefine the term "podcast"?

33:35 | Mar 30th, 2018

Ma'ayan Plaut, the Podcast Librarian & Content Strategist at RadioPublic, joins Brendan and Mark to talk about the world of podcasts and specifically the word "podcast". Should that be the word to describe audio delivered over the Internet? What is i...Show More

Is the medium innovating fast enough?

31:45 | Mar 23rd, 2018

In our first episode we examine the latest Infinite Dial report, and Podchaser's collected insights on the future of the medium.