26 episodes

Simon The Magpie in conversation with fellow content creators about the lifestyle of online creativity.


A podcast with the goal of digging into the minds of content creators about the mechanics of going online with our creativity. To understand how differently one can tackle all the ups and downs that come with trying to "make it" online. Hopefully both helpful and inspiring.

Almost Viral with Simon The Magpie Almost Viral

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    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

Simon The Magpie in conversation with fellow content creators about the lifestyle of online creativity.


A podcast with the goal of digging into the minds of content creators about the mechanics of going online with our creativity. To understand how differently one can tackle all the ups and downs that come with trying to "make it" online. Hopefully both helpful and inspiring.

    Skateboard Statistics with Dumb Data

    Skateboard Statistics with Dumb Data

    Simon the Magpie, Analog Weapon, and Dumb Data talk about skateboarding histories, art and skateboarding, the evolution of skate videos, competition in skating, objectifying skate tricks, Battle at the Berrics (BatB) conspiracy theories, BatB signup process, technical skill vs enjoyment, pre-internet life, origins of Dumb Data channel, The Nine Club and Gary Vaynerchuk, NFT’s, the comment section, Taylor Silverman, skateboarding influencers, statistics, reaction to a video getting high view counts, the dynamics of empty vs crowded skateparks, skatepark etiquette, skateboarding’s resistance to rules, pointless stats ideas, gifted hater, Magpie Pirates, community, reasons for doing YouTube, favorite skater, favorite trick and much more!


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    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 4 hr 55 min
    Accurate Beats Returns! (Peppar peppar ta i trä)

    Accurate Beats Returns! (Peppar peppar ta i trä)

    Simon the Magpie and Analog Weapon chat with Accurate Beats about Super sayings like “peppar peppar ta i trä‎”, our biggest fan, preparing for guests, drunk neighbor EP, listening to podcasts, not reading the podcast description (like this text right here. lol), podcast stats, setting up a new studio space and rearranging a room, mixers/interfaces/interconnections, producing music with just one ear, conceptual art and clicks, recording a process, strategy for videos, work put in vs reception, Accurate Beats being a Tony Hawk Pro Skater elite master, the Beehive, snus, binge minecrafting, Teenage Engineering, finding a niche, talking about stuff without promoting just getting more stuff, the term “synth youtuber”, the term “beat making”, explaining what we do to family, doing content in English, family vlogging, and more!


    Accurate Beats Studio Tour


    Accurate Beats' previous Almost Viral episode (5)


    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 2 hr 52 min
    Microtonal Analytics with Tolgahan Çoğulu

    Microtonal Analytics with Tolgahan Çoğulu

    Simon the Magpie and Analog Weapon talk with Tolgahan Çoğulu about designing microtonal instruments, viral content, the “rules” of YouTube, working alone, TikTok, Instagram, short-form content, comparing different platforms, Lego guitar, X-fret guitar, robotic automatic microtonal guitar, live streaming (comparing platforms), subscriptions vs notifications on YouTube, transcribing and arranging King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard sheet music, working with his son and managing social exposure for a child, Garrbo hating guitars, and plans for the future.


    Patreon: www.patreon.com/microtonalguitar


    Instagram: instagram.com/tolgahancogulu


    YouTube: youtube.com/tolgahancogulu


    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 1 hr 47 min
    Normalizing Baby Steps and Backslides with ElleTerese

    Normalizing Baby Steps and Backslides with ElleTerese

    Simon the Magpie and Analog Weapon have a nice chat with artist and musician Elle Terese about the vulnerability inherent in live streaming, the benefit of raids on Twitch, split of art and music categories on Twitch, using Discord for the community, the obligation of being present as a live streaming viewer, getting a visit from deadmau5, viewing streams as a known streamer, the joy of connecting with a community, following a creative vision, what viewers want you to do vs what you want to do, imposter syndrome, the process and therapeutic aspect of art, making people smile, irl streams, the experience of streaming as a woman, the expectations of viewers and family, music gear, the challenge and benefits of working with different art forms, starting and finishing projects, the appeal of watching gaming vs art, and much more!


    Elle Terese:


    Twitch (Monday, Wednesday, Friday nights)


    Etsy


    Instagram


    Twitter


    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 2 hr 30 min
    Making Music Affordably with playpm

    Making Music Affordably with playpm

    Managing YouTube with irl schedule, Roland SP-404, Kaola Sampler, GAS Therapy, free software options, DAW’s and dropping support for 32-bit VST’s, free alternatives for the OP-1, Teenage Engineering (and other companies) marketing, pricing, and manufacturing, working in the guitar industry, working in IT software design and applying that knowledge to music gear, product as an identity, making music and why, eastern voices on YouTube and connecting to western audience, finding stuff to bend in China, and much more!


    playpm: Youtube, Instragram, Patreon 


    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 2 hr 2 min
    Anticlimactic Mysteries with Samurai Guitarist

    Anticlimactic Mysteries with Samurai Guitarist

    Simon the Magpie, Analog Weapon, and Samurai Guitarist talk about the mystery of the missing pine nuts, the mystery of the water under the house, the mystery of phantom sound, telling stories, thinking about working when living and vice versa, playing hockey, industry (record labels and other) understanding of social media, meeting Justin Bieber, getting a check mark on social media, hitting 1 million subscribers and what changes, YouTube shorts, the evolution of his content, how content affects the gear market, gimmick gadgets, watching YouTube for research vs for fun, technical details about guitars being a little boring, complicated vs simple pedals, working on music, working with partner, editing and scripting, goals and work when he was starting YouTube, the mystery of the dead bird from the sky, and much more!


    YouTube


    Website


    Lessons


    We appreciate your support via Patreon. You're also invited to join the Magpie Pirates discord community!

    • 1 hr 53 min

Customer Reviews

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Mewgician ,

More magpie, more better

Magpie and friends shooting the breeze, what isn’t there to love

AudiobitsErgeon ,

I love me some pie!!! 🥧

I’m glad to see you are back doing podcasting I would love to do a sow with you sometime. Stay creative friend 😃 AudiosErgeon “Life In Space”

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