The Ampraid Podcast
Episode 6 - Aaron and Josiah talk about ‘Change’

Episode 6 - Aaron and Josiah talk about ‘Change’

October 8, 2019

This is, essentially what a conversation between Josiah and Aaron sounds like.. on any given day.  

Conversation about band lineup changes.  Aaron uses the word “Schildren”.

Josiah jokingly (somewhat?) suggests that taking band photos leads to lineup changes. 

Aaron and Josiah talk about mental health and artists.  

Josiah asks "Do Artists “need” depression?"  and "Do artists need a ‘dark night of the soul’ or ‘drama’ in order to create art that is transcendent?"  (Aaron says NO)

Aaron gets angry that art always seems to get invalidated.

Josiah discusses his decision to move from Nashville to Portland. 

Jo and Aaron talk about facial hair 

Episode 5 - Josiah and Aaron discuss tips and tricks for creating budget minded video content

Episode 5 - Josiah and Aaron discuss tips and tricks for creating budget minded video content

October 1, 2019

A brief recap of the first 4 weeks 

Aaron says the word 'like' 150 times in a single hour 

Aaron and Josiah talk in depth about ideas for shooting cheaper video content 

 

 

Episode 4 - A Conversation with Chris Young from Portland, Oregon-based Vortex Music Magazine

Episode 4 - A Conversation with Chris Young from Portland, Oregon-based Vortex Music Magazine

September 23, 2019

Chris gives a rundown of Vortex Magazine's Background.  What Chris and Vortex learned from Larry Crane and Tape-Op.  

Aaron gives a lot of "shoutouts".  Chris isn’t trying to be “Tom Peterson”.    

Our request for a Vancouver, Washington beer sponsorship.  Is Vancouver, Washington a part of “Portland”?  

Regional touring conversation and suggestions for Pacific Northwest based musicians.    

The gents discuss how you can get more involved in your local scene 

Further notes and conversation about MusicPortland.  

Episode 3 - A conversation about Music Portland with guest Meara McLaughlin

Episode 3 - A conversation about Music Portland with guest Meara McLaughlin

September 12, 2019

An introduction to Music Portland.  Meara talks about the idea of democratizing music culture development.

The power behind unity in your unique community.  How you can be involved with Music Portland.  

 

 

Episode 2 - Who we are and what we do

Episode 2 - Who we are and what we do

September 6, 2019

How we came up with the name 'Ampraid'.  Why "Amplification + Radiation".  

General conversation about independent music promotions and targeted social media marketing tactics.   

Why you should shoot a music video.  The power of a music 'community'.    

Episode 1 - An introduction to the Ampraid Podcast

Episode 1 - An introduction to the Ampraid Podcast

September 4, 2019

An introduction to Aaron and Josiah.  Background info.  

An introduction to 'Ampraid'.  Full admission that we aren't professional podcasters... yet.  

Reason why we preach 'content' to independent artists.