Friends in Your Ears

Friends in Your Ears

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Friends in Your Ears is a podcast where Kathy Campbell interviews podcasters about their favorite podcasts.


55: Kelsey Pfeifer and Tyler Johnson
Jul 3 • 39 min
Join Kelsey, Tyler, and Kathy to gab about our guests’ incredible backstories, some amazing podcast ideas, and an endearing batman-related anecdote in the very special bonus of this episode of Friends In Your Ears. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide…
54: Dr. Darian Parker and Jessica Wode
Jun 19 • 33 min
Positivity abounds in this episode of Friends in Your Ears where Darian, Jessica, and Kathy dive into the depths of friendship and come out of it talking about the spirit of podcasting, religion, and - shocker - LinkedIn! Stay for the very thoughtful…
53: Cassie Carl and Taylor Hennessey
Jun 5 • 39 min
Do it for the love and don’t expect to make money on this episode of Friends In Your Ears where Cassie, Taylor, and Kathy bond over the Gilmore Guys, Harry Potter, teaching and their favorite podcasts. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited…
52: Ashley Smith and Dave Pickering
May 22 • 35 min
So many unique roads to podcasting exist, and boy do they all get covered in this episode of Friends in your Ears, where Kathy, Ashley, and Dave bring us along their unique paths, and they all come together in the Bonus into a Super Bowl collab to end all…
51: Alicen Ricard and Joey Held
May 8 • 24 min
From high production shows like Serial, to record-from-your-closet masterpieces, Alicen, Joey and Kathy discuss them all. Go with them in this journey through genres and creators that span the widest of ranges, and stumble onto some accidental hacking in…
50: Carolyn Smiles and Chris Cherry
Apr 24 • 41 min
Carolyn, Chris, and Kathy talk about their favorite podcasts, how much everything has changed in the past few months, the importance of highlighting smart people, even if they’re popular, and how to say cherry in Spanish, plus an amazing FIYE bonus…
49: Hannah McGregor and Meg Mezeske
Apr 10 • 49 min
Discover some Harry Potter, the professionalization of podcasts, never letting anyone tell you what to like, trans inclusionary spaces, Lady Pod Squad, and much more in this episode with Hannah, Meg, and Kathy! Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide…
48: Elaine Best and Lynn MacDonald
Mar 27 • 28 min
Anxiety, depression and mental health, with a bit of superheroic crime-fighting peppered in. It’s not depressing, I swear! All of this and more gets discussed with a light but considered heart by Elaine, Lynn, and Kathy….
47: Amanda Iman and Mike Burton
Mar 13 • 44 min
Amanda, Kathy, and Mike bask into the luminosity of Lady Pod Squad and enjoy all the great podcasts that make them happy, and there are so many of them! Also, get ready for the apocalypse, because it’s that type of FIYE bonus. Theme Music by Christopher…
46: Andrew Sherman and Jay Miller
Feb 28 • 57 min
Andrew, Jay, and Kathy chat about their extensive podcasting past, present and future, as well as experiences such as podcast host couchsurfing, pokemon casting, selling out, yodeling in LA and more. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by…
45: Bri Castellini and Vin Forte
Feb 14 • 51 min
Bri, Vin and Kathy gather to talk about their favorite podcasts, but things go off the rail swiftly and discussions of parasocial relationships, haters, Star Wars, Planet of the Apes, and a very insightful FIYE question in the bonus. Theme Music by…
44: Kelley Gammell and Sunni Hepburn
Jan 31 • 23 min
Kelley, Sunni, and Kathy chat about their personal podcasting rabbit holes, the vicissitudes of anxiety and the double standards of parenting. In the bonus, they are joined by a very special surprise guest. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen…
43: Danniele Livengood and Iszi Lawrence
Jan 17 • 42 min
Danniele Livengood, Iszi Lawrence and Kathy Campbell gather around the podcasting fire to talk about their origin story, the differences between the US and the UK, and…just listen to it, ok? It’s a good one….
42: Scott Sullivan & Tiff Arment
Jan 3 • 28 min
Kathy. Kathy, Tiff. Kathy, Tiff, and Scott. Kathy, Tiff, and Scott get together to talk about comedy, ego, radio and the origins of podcasting. In the Bonus, Tiff and Scott have a reference-off….
41: Heather Welch & Ted Cragg
Dec 20, 2019 • 25 min
Kathy, Heather, and Ted discuss podcasts large and small, and they get into the holiday spirit with the bonus FIYE question, served with a dollop of extra cheese. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by Dear Podcast Incomparable…
40: J. Keith van Straaten and Marc Gallivan
Dec 6, 2019 • 25 min
J. Keith van Straaten, Marc Gallivan and Kathy Campbell gab about traveling with friends in your ears, the magical and unexpected reach of podcasting and the freedoms it affords, both for listeners and creators. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide…
39: Breana Whittington and Courtney Misich
Nov 15, 2019 • 20 min
Breana, Courtney and Kathy talk about their infancies as a podcaster and draw on the seemingly inevitable venn diagram of the romance genre, true crime podcasts, and the Pacific Northwest. Represent! Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by…
38: Sara-Mae Tuson and Zoë Wernick
Oct 18, 2019 • 38 min
Kathy, Sara-Mae and Zoë pore over their shared passion for the romance genre, elucidate the topic of sugar babies, and take a confused gander at their favorite emojis….
37: Allyson Koplin and Vanessa Hennessey
Oct 4, 2019 • 48 min
Kathy, Allyson, and Vanessa get together to geek out about their favorite podcasts, some tv shows and each other, as well as delve headfirst but always from a safe podcasting distance into the thorny lands of true crime, religion and Incels. Theme Music…
36: Chris Phin and Skye Pillsbury
Sep 20, 2019 • 56 min
Kathy, Chris, and Skye get together to discuss making something for you and you alone, how being a small player in the medium works, the transition from radio to podcasting, and a very great FIYE Bonus. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited…
35: Katie Davey and Victoria Smith
Sep 6, 2019 • 31 min
Kathy, Katie and Victoria chat about the magic of podcasting with people spread around the world, the importance of staying informed, the sad sad state of the world, the terrible school districts for houseboats, and the staircase logistics for…
34: Liz Richards Krebs and Tiney Ricciardi
Aug 23, 2019 • 51 min
Kathy has Liz and Tiney over, and they discuss true crime investigations in podcasts, the moving, intimate power of the medium and the advantage of podcasting about your work. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by Dear Podcast…
33: David Wood and Josh Krebs
Aug 9, 2019 • 41 min
David and Josh join Kathy to chat podcasting with friends and loved ones, comedy, horror and the intersections in between. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by Dear Podcast Incomparable Memberships!: Sign up, help support this show, and…
32: Delayne Buranek and Erica KD
Jul 26, 2019 • 35 min
The fan-fiction is strong in this one, as Kathy is joined by the fantastic Delayne Buranek and Erica KD. They chat about Wynonna Earp, community, writing versus podcasting and queer culture. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Edited by Dear…
31: Javier Matusevich and Kevin Olenick
Jun 14, 2019 • 32 min
Listen to Kathy’s new friends Javier Matusevich and Kevin Olenick as they talk about their favorite podcasts, the “Friends In Your Ears affect” and a very special FIYEBonus question. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen Incomparable Memberships!:…
30: Sam Mattos and Sarah Gardner
May 31, 2019 • 30 min
In this episode, Kathy talks to Sam and Sarah about how doing laundry in a deep, dark basement makes you want to start listening to podcasts, some cross stitch projects, and a Delores Umbridge dunk tank. Oh, and a ton of podcasts that they love to listen…
29: Carolyn Kiel and Diana Rojek-Skonnord
May 3, 2019 • 42 min
Kathy is joined by two amazing women from the Lady Pod Squad this fornight: Carolyn Kiel and Diana Rojek-Skonnord. They talk about the different paths into podcasts, listening to podcasts in the same niche as theirs and also their favorite podcasts. We…
28: Mark Bramhill and Suzy Buttress
Apr 19, 2019 • 118 min
Kathy is joined by two bird fans: Mark Bramhill and Suzy Buttress to talk about birds and ttechnology, podcasting networks, the joy of listeners and being a fan. Oh, and their favorite podcasts too. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen…
27: Molly Woodstock and Renee Powers
Apr 7, 2019 • 45 min
Join Kathy while she talks to Molly Woodstock and Renee Powers about Parasocial Relationships and the magic of podcasting with it. We also talk about Trash Garbage media, how important it is to have this intimate media of podcasting, as well as all the…
26: Allison Truj and Brian Hamilton
Mar 22, 2019 • 27 min
For this week’s episode, in honor of The Incomparable Membership Drive, I’m giving you last year’s submission. It’s the pilot episode with two amazing people: Allison Truj and Brian Hamilton. I hope you enjoy!…
25: Anže Tomić and David Sparks
Mar 8, 2019 • 33 min
This fortnight, Kathy is joined by Anže Tomić and David Sparks to talk about their podcast history, the shows they make and the ones they love to listen to. There is also talk about miniature golf and donuts, like you do. Theme Music by Christopher and…
24: Annette Wierstra and Heidi Bennett
Feb 8, 2019 • 49 min
This episode, Kathy is joined by Annette Wierstra and Heidi Bennett to talk about podcasts, as well as creativity and podcasts that you listen to for comfort, as well as to learn. We also talk about some scary things that have haunted us as a child. Theme…
23: PodCon 2
Jan 25, 2019 • 13 min
At PodCon 1, Friends In Your Ears was born. This year, I wanted to do something special with some attendees at PodCon 2 and find out what they were currently listening to in their podcast app of choice. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen….
22: Matthew Cassinelli and Merlin Mann
Jan 11, 2019 • 48 min
This week, Matthew Cassinelli and Merlin Mann join Kathy to talk about being vulnerable, the Little Worlds of podcasting, traffic, MLMs, cleaning up with sparking joy and oh yeah, their favorite podcasts too. Plus, the bonus question this week will make…
21: Andy Nelson and Shelly Brisbin
Nov 23, 2018 • 40 min
This week, Andy Nelson and Shelly Brisbin join Kathy to talk about all sorts of great podcast, including sharing a love of Hollywood and old movies. We also have a very serious #FIYEBonus question. Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen…
20: Andrew Carroll and Moisés Chiullan
Nov 9, 2018 • 52 min
For episode 20, Kathy is joined by Andrew Carroll and Moisés Chiullan to talk about all sorts of podcasts. Get ready for a WHOPPER of an episode with a magical list of podcasts. We also talk about the greatest nerd sin for our bonus topic….
19: Jeremy Salmon and Josh Weaver
Oct 26, 2018 • 74 min
This week, Kathy is joined by Jeremy Salmon and Josh Weaver. We discuss airport and city codes, lots of movies and talk about an early accomplishment. Oh yeah, and podcasts too! Theme Music by Christopher and Adelaide Breen…
18: Nikki Groom and Pete Wright
Oct 12, 2018 • 56 min
Join Kathy with Nikki Groom and Pete Wright - we discuss #ConsentPodcasting, the business of podcasting, how podcasts have changed over time and a great bonus question - learn why not to get in a fight with Nikki and why you should take Pete to Korea! And…
17: Friends In Your Ears: Casey Liss and Matt Alexander
Sep 14, 2018 • 39 min
This fortnight, join Kathy and two more of Myke’s cohosts - Casey Liss and Matt Alexander. We talk about listening to podcasts, making podcasts and the podcasts that they love to listen to AND the first time that the bonus question is answered for the…
16: Friends In Your Ears: Brad Dowdy and Jason Snell
Aug 31, 2018 • 38 min
This week, Kathy is joined by two podcasting powerhouses: Brad Dowdy and Jason Snell. We talk about how they started podcasts (spoiler alert: they both now do podcasts with people that inspired them to start!), podcasts that they love and sports ball.…
15: Friends In Your Ears: Kara Lensmeyer and Nils the Red
Aug 17, 2018 • 15 min
Kathy is joined by an Oracle and a Viking this fortnight. Kara Lensmeyer and Nils the Red talk about how they started listening to podcasts, and what made them start recording. We also discuss how the rest of the world learns English and shed a tear for…
14: Joe Rosensteel and Mikey Bouck
Aug 3, 2018 • 36 min
Kathy is joined this fortnight by Joe Rosensteel and Mikey Bouck. We talk about tech beginnings, sports and music, plus the first listener submitted question for the bonus round! Submit your own question for my guests by tweeting with the hashtag…
13: Rosemary Orchard and Scott McNulty
Jul 20, 2018 • 20 min
Join Kathy as she chats with Rosemary Orchard and Scott McNulty about their podcast history, and their favorite podcasts. We also discuss world peace and chocolate and using less CO2, like you do!…
12: Mikah Sargent and Tom Bridge
Jul 6, 2018 • 34 min
This fortnight, Kathy is joined by Mikah and Tom to talk about their history of podcasts, what got them started making podcasts and their favorite podcasts, plus a discussion about podcast numbers, and reasons to do a podcast. We also figure out how…
11: Julia Skott and Shannon Sudderth
Jun 22, 2018 • 46 min
Kathy is joined by Julia Skott and Shannon Sudderth to talk all about podcasts, including what exactly a podcast is, their history and favorite podcasts, plus a fun bonus question involving animals and the failure of our robot overlords….
10: David Vox Mullen and Tony Sindelar
Jun 8, 2018 • 42 min
Excited to be back from maternity leave, Kathy talks to David Vox Mullen and Tony Sindelar about Dungeons and Dragons, Mike Rowe and other delightful podcasts!…
9: Glenn Fleishman and Quinn Rose
May 11, 2018 • 52 min
If these episodes were named after quotes from the episode, this show would be called “Taking down Bambi in a cage match”. But it’s not, so you’ll have to listen to find out what Glenn, Quinn and Kathy are talking about. With lots of great podcast…
8: Iain MacKinnon and Jack Chuter
Apr 27, 2018 • 60 min
This fortnight, Kathy is joined by Iain MacKinnon and Jack Chuter to talk about their history in podcasting and their favorite podcasts. Additionally, we discover a connection between TV shows and podcasts, how to get onto a television show as a podcaster…
7: Dan Moren and Stephen Hackett
Apr 13, 2018 • 27 min
Hanging out with Kathy this week is Dan Moren and Stephen Hackett. Get ready to learn a secret about Dan’s podcast listening and learn something surprising about Stephen’s podcast history. Also, learn what music they would have playing in their cars when…
6: Christine Tremoulet and Jean MacDonald
Mar 30, 2018 • 55 min
Kathy is joined by Christine Tremoulet and Jean MacDonald to talk about some fun podcast history, new podcasts to discover and the journey of making it to where they are in podcast land. Additionally, find out what historical event they would want to…
5: Aleen Simms and Heather Rivard
Mar 16, 2018 • 53 min
This episode, Kathy is joined by Aleen Simms and Heather Rivard to talk about their podcasting journeys. Lots of strong women’s roles, happy conversations about their love of John Siracusa and what sport they would medal in in the Mundane Olympics! Theme…
4: Alex Cox and Myke Hurley
Mar 2, 2018 • 54 min
Kathy hangs out with Alex Cox and Myke Hurley and discover many similarities between how they started listening to podcasts, how they got started with podcasts, and tried to shut down each others admiration of the other’s podcasts. They also had to choose…
3: Antony Johnston and James Thomson
Feb 16, 2018 • 50 min
Kathy is joined across the pond by Antony Johnston and James Thomson and has a definitely NOT depressing episode about their history of listening to podcasts, how they got started making podcasts, their favorite podcast and a conversation about destroyed…
2: David J. Loehr and Erika Ensign
Feb 2, 2018 • 57 min
Kathy talks to David J Loehr and Erika Ensign about their history of listening to podcasts, how they got started making podcasts, their favorite podcast AND have a discussion about frozen desserts, flavors and their toppings. Theme Music by Christopher…
1: Kelly Guimont and Monty Ashley
Jan 19, 2018 • 33 min
This episode, Kathy talks to Kelly Guimont and Monty Ashley about their history of listening to podcasts, how they got started making podcasts, their favorite podcast AND what name they would choose if they had to go into Witness Protection. Theme Music…