PRI’s The World | What’s it like to play Osama Bin Laden?
Actor Ricky Sekhon plays Osama Bin Laden in the new movie ‘Zero Dark Thirty’. The World speaks to him about his preparation for the role in this short piece.
Pacific Strings Interview
Last week we spoke to Berlin-based band
Pacific Strings before their gig at Berghain Kantine.
Only their third live performance, these former SoundClouders of the Day talk about the makings of the Woodgate Valley album, and explain what the ‘we got lucky’ tag on their profile is all about.
Listen to the interview
Last week we interviewed Casper from the Danish band
Efterklang! We chatted about their new album “Piramida,” why sounds are rad, how the band uses SoundCloud and much more!
SoundClouder Of The Day | Dan Patterson | Steve Wozniak Today’s SoundClouder of the Day uses SC to share interviews, stories & currently campaign coverage. Check out Dan Patterson
Lunch & learn: Edial’s favorite explorer
I have pressing questions for everyone on the Gidsy team, so I thought I’d start asking some of them over lunch. Lunch always has a chill vibe, so I figured it’s a great time to be inquisitive. But really, when is it not a good time to ask questions?
For my first lunch & learn session, I asked Edial who his favorite explorer is. I won’t give it away here. Tune in for his answer below!
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SoundCloud Speaks - 003 - Steven Leckart
Here’s another edition of ‘SoundCloud Speaks’, our new audio series where we take an in depth look into stories from the ‘cloud.
In this episode, Evan spoke to Steven Leckart, writer for Wired and Pop Up Magazine, about how he uses audio recording (and SoundCloud) at part of both his work, and his personal life.
For more from Steven, head to his site, or Twitter:
Check out this vox pop from
Erol Alkan recorded live at the Phantasy Sound Boat Party at Hideout Festival last weekend!
Phantasy recorded a whole host of interviews from the boat party using the SoundCloud iPhone App, you can listen to them all here. Want to create your own audio content with artists at festivals and events? Have a read through this first!
Brian Lehrer interviews Tumblr founder and CEO David Karp on The Brian Lehrer Show
SoundCloud Speaks - 001 - Disquiet
oday we’re announcing our new audio series ‘ SoundCloud Speaks’, where we’ll be taking an in-depth look into stories from the ‘cloud, shedding light on new features, and showcasing some of your fantastic work!
In this first episode, we had a chat with Disquiet ‘s Marc Weidenbaum about ambient music, noise, and the compositional challenges he sets using SoundCloud.
Marc curated Instagr/am/bient , where 25 ambient producers swapped Instagram photos and composed music to match the photo they received, and currently is running Junto weekly where Marc sets a weekly brief, giving users four days to submit a composition to a SoundCloud Group.
Take a listen, and get involved!
Hope you enjoy.
Oh look, that’s the always-awesome Merlin Mann aka
kungfugrippe interviewing the always-awesome Adam Lisagor aka lonelysandwich for the Webstock conference in Australia.