Background Noise

Background Noise
A show about the people behind podcasts, and the messy process of actually getting one made. Hosted by Anchor Co-Founder and CEO, Michael Mignano.

Maya Prohovnik of The Derry Connection
Dec 14, 2018 • 26 min
Maya is a podcaster and host of several podcasts, including The Derry Connection, a show about all-things Stephen King books and the many connections between them. She is also the VP of Product at Anchor, which means she is responsible for building all…
Liam Spradlin, Google Design Advocate and host of Design Notes
Nov 7, 2018 • 35 min
In this episode, we talk to Liam Spradlin. His podcast, Design Notes, is a show about creative work and what it teaches us. We learn about Liam’s journey from journalist, to public speaker, to designer, to podcaster (and how he ended up at Google!).…
Matt Hartman of TLDR Daily and Betaworks Ventures
Oct 30, 2018 • 41 min
Matt Hartman is a partner at Betaworks Ventures, focused on investing in product-focused, seed-staged companies. Matt is also a podcaster, most recently hosting TLDR Daily, a new show with a unique format. In this episode, we talk about Matt’s constant…
jeffstaple of Business of HYPE and HYPEBEAST Radio
Oct 23, 2018 • 41 min
jeffstaple is a New York City-based street wear legend. From his early days of running t-shirts in his free time to building his own iconic agency and globally renowned brand, few have helped drive the culture of street wear to the heights that jeff has…
Megan Collins of Undressed and Style Girlfriend
Oct 16, 2018 • 46 min
Megan Collins is the founder and CEO of Style Girlfriend and host of the podcast Undressed, a podcast that explores what it means to live your life with style. Megan and I talk about the moment in her career where she decided to leave her safe, comfy,…
Josh Greenfield of You Enjoy Life and Brothers Green
Sep 24, 2018 • 28 min
Josh Greenfield is a podcaster and the host of You Enjoy Life, a show that he uses as a creative outlet to help people get through every day living. He is also a YouTuber and one half of the YouTube duo, Brothers Green, a very popular channel dedicated to…
Darian Symoné Harvin
Sep 17, 2018 • 22 min
Darian Symoné Harvin is the creator of ‘Am I Allow to Like Anything?’, a podcast that serves as a space for people to feel good about shouting out the stuff in culture they’re into, during a time when it’s easier to riff about the things we hate. Listen…
Coming Soon: Background Noise
Sep 11, 2018 • 0 min
A show about the people behind podcasts, and the messy process of actually getting one made. Coming soon. Hosted by Anchor Co-Founder and CEO, Michael Mignano.