SoundCloud Voices is a weekly Community feature focusing on new spoken word creators found on SoundCloud. It might be a podcast, radio show, audio book, interview, audio messages, a poem, anything! Keep an eye out every Thursday for a new post.
Welcome to another SoundCloud Voices post! This week we’re looking at how some of our wonderful SoundClouders are using the record app. And with our glorious new Tumblr integration what better time to start recording and posting to the world!?
Take ex Canadian Freestyle Aerialist Monsieur Ryan Blais for example. Ryan uses SoundCloud’s iPhone app to record events, interviews, announcements, competitions etc. Take a listen to a recording he made with before pitching a new venture of his to the TV show Dragon’s Den.
Next up, comedian Michael Legge. Michael likes to use the record app to “blog for the blind” and generally capture various happenings on and back stage. Here’s Blogging for the Blind Episode 2:
Now as a touring band, one must experience times of mind numbing boredom. YACHT on the other hand use these opportunities to talk, sing, joke and general record their wonderful voices and post it as a podcast, all using the SoundCloud app. NOICE.
And what if you don’t have a smart phone? Well why don’t you try out the “Import via phone” option recently released on SoundCloud labs. This allows you to upload to SoundCloud by making a phone call!: - http://importer.soundcloudlabs.com/
If you are interested in trying out SoundCloud as a spoken word podcast platform we are currently running a beta program which you can sign up for via this form. Successful candidates will be emailed with further details.