15 Best Sound Design Podcasts
Sound Design Podcasts
Here are 15 Best Sound Design Podcasts worth listening to in 2023
1. Song Exploder
Los Angeles, California, US
Song Exploder is a podcast where musicians take apart their songs, and piece by piece, tell the story of how they were made. Each episode features an artist discussing a song of theirs, breaking down the sounds and ideas that went into the writing and recording.
Also in Pop Culture Podcasts, Music Production Podcasts, PRX Radio Station Podcasts
Play⋅ 19.3K⋅ 47.8K⋅ 27.7K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 21 min ⋅ Jan 2014 Get Email Contact
2. Twenty Thousand Hertz
A lovingly crafted podcast that reveals the stories behind the world's most recognizable and interesting sounds
Play⋅ 15.2K ⋅2 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 27 min Get Email Contact
3. Hanging out With Audiophiles
Many many mysteries shall remain. Some shall be dispelled!!My name is Jamie Lidell and I'm gonna delve into the heady magic of creating music in a modern studio, probe the depths of production, get tech crazy with mixing tricks, studio skills, and equipment. I'll be joined by fellow musicians, audio engineers, and all-round audiophiles who kindly share their tips, stories, and ingenious insight from the bizarre world of music production. I shall answer questions and seek knowledge from other music makers on a quest to discover how to make things sound right.
Also in Audio Engineering Podcasts, Audiophile Podcasts
Play⋅ 14.6K⋅ 17.2K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 94 min ⋅ Dec 2017 Get Email Contact
4. Sound Propositions
Montréal, Quebec, Canada
Sound Propositions features conversations with artists exploring their creative practices and individual aesthetics, conceived of as a counter-narrative to a dominant trend in music journalism which fetishizes equipment and new technologies. Each episode combines interviews with music, field-recordings, and experimental sound design. For fans of experimental music, field-recording, drone, electro-acoustic, ambient, modern composition, and other contemporary electronic music genres.
Play⋅ 11.5K ⋅2 episodes / week ⋅ Avg Length 53 min Get Email Contact
5. Tonebenders Podcast
Dallas, Texas, US
Tonebenders is a Sound Design podcast dedicated to covering the worlds of sound editing, field recording and audio post-production for film, television, and gaming. Through interviews and experiments, we delve into everything from foley to plugins.
Play⋅ 4.8K ⋅1 episode / week ⋅ Avg Length 37 min Get Email Contact
6. Chronosphere Fiction
Chronosphere Fiction is a story telling anthology podcast where writers' creations come to life with sound effects and music.
Also in Fiction Podcasts
Play⋅ 612⋅ 3.7K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 30 min ⋅ Oct 2017 Get Email Contact
7. The Behind the Mixer Podcast
Indiana, Pennsylvania, US
Chris Huff, from the Behind the Mixer Blog, reveals tips and tricks to mixing sound in the realm of church audio production. He covers everything from building a music mix from scratch to upgrading your audio console. You'll even learn how things work, like audio compression and gating, so you can be a better sound tech. Discover the latest gear, newest mixing strategies, or learn the foundational audio production processes every church sound guy should know.
Play⋅ 2.3K Get Email Contact
8. Recording Studio Rockstars
Nashville, Tennessee, US
Lij Shaw Interviews music producers, engineers, studio owners, and other professionals to bring you inspiring stories, tricks, and insights from the recording studio. So that you can take your recordings to the next level and become a rockstar of the recording studio yourself!
Also in Recording Studio Podcasts
Play⋅ 3.8K⋅ 2.2K ⋅4 episodes / month ⋅ Avg Length 128 min Get Email Contact
9. Sound Design Live - Build Your Career As A Sound Engineer
Oakland, California, US
Build your career as a sound engineer. The podcast for live audio professionals. Interviews with the leading innovators in concert, theatre, and corporate production. Nathan Lively is a Career Coach for Audio Professionals, Podcast Consultant for Small Businesses, and Author.
Play⋅ 1.3K ⋅2 episodes / quarter ⋅ Avg Length 56 min Get Email Contact
10. The UBK Happy Funtime Hour
Los Angeles, California, US
Two passionate audio engineering nerds Kush Audio gear designer and avowed analog snob Gregory Scott, and ITB mixing pro Nathan Daniel crack themselves up while answering listeners' questions about everything from gear and plugins to the psychology of mixing, to what makes a song grabs the listener's ears and heart. Whether you mix professionally on a 9000J or in your bedroom on Cubase, these ballbusting fanatics of sound will spark your thinking in creative new ways.
Play⋅ 734 ⋅ Apr 2014 Get Email Contact
11. Mercury Theatre Podcast
Mercury Theatre Podcast presents a new fully produced story, every month, from every genre. Promoting skilled amateur artistry from voice talents, music, directing, sound design, and everything in between. Not every story may be a favorite, but an entirely new adventure awaits right around the corner.
Play⋅ 409 ⋅5 episodes / year ⋅ Avg Length 32 min Get Email Contact
12. Star Wars: Sound Design
Explore the creation of the iconic sounds of Star Wars and the genius innovation of Ben Burtt. Step through the process of recreating these sounds we've come to love and see what goes on behind the scenes of a sound designer.
Play⋅ 61 ⋅1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 20 min Get Email Contact
13. SoundWorks Collection
San Francisco, California, US
The goal for the SoundWorks Collection is simple; we are dedicated to profiling the greatest and upcoming sound minds from around the world and highlight their contributions. The SoundWorks Collection was created by Director Michael Coleman in November of 2009 in a partnership with Mix Magazine. It takes you behind the scenes and straight to the dub stage for a look into audio post-production for feature films, video game sound design, and original soundtrack composition.
Play 1 episode / year ⋅ Avg Length 50 min Get Email Contact
Sound Design Podcasters
|Podcaster Name||Podcast Link||Total Episodes|
|Daniel French: Fishbonius Sound Design||chronosphere.podbean.com||17|
|hanging out with audiophiles||jamielidellmusic.com||11|
|Nathan Lively - Online Courses for Live Sound Engi||sounddesignlive.com||5|
|Colemanfilm Media Group||soundworkscollection.com||1|
Sound Design Podcast Topics
|Topic||Number of episodes|
|Society & Culture||1|