In this 19-minute podcast, you’ll get a peek into the typical podcaster’s bag of tricks. Well, at least my bag of tricks – the gear and software I use to produce the Trafcom News Podcast as well as clients’ podcasts.
Please listen and let me know what you think! You can listen to the podcast now with the player above or download it to listen later. Or subscribe to this podcast in iTunes using the link at the top of this page.
Here are the show notes:
[00:01] Intro and welcome
[01:10] A question I hear a lot: What kinds of gear and software do I need to produce a podcast?
Apex condenser mic
Check out USB mics at Marshall Electronics
Read Victoria Fenner’s blog post on microphones she likes
Mic stand or table stand
Portable digital recorders
Samsung Zoom H4
Marantz PMD 620
Music or jingles
Podsafe Music Network
Listener comment lines
[17:16] Shout out to fellow podcasters; tell us what’s in YOUR podcaster’s toolkit
Theme music is “Beneath Your Surface” by the Elisabeth Lohninger Quartet from the Podsafe Music Network
Sound check (listen to different recording media)
Podcast and voiceover tips from Joe Cipriano (how to make the most of your voice)