The Rhythm Changes podcast turned one year old on Tuesday, May 24, 2022. Here are the three biggest things I'm taking away from this first year of podcasting.
1) I knew nothing about audio
When I started, I didn't have any of the skills that you need to make a podcast sound good. None. I learned only by doing.
There's no better way to reflect on that than this guided tour of four brutally-honest audio clips.
This first one – recorded over a year ago – is from episode 2, featuring Ilhan Saferali:
Next – about three months in – from episode 6, featuring David Blake:
Then – about six months in – from episode 20, featuring Jonathan Baylis:
And now – recorded this week – from my trailer for Jazz Office Hours, a new podcast that Cory Weeds and I will launch this year:
Just want to keep improving, that's all.