Spice To Meet You is an excuse for composer/sound designer Michael Spicer to talk to and learn from professionals in various creative disciplines like music, film, game design, and more!
Ep.6 The Evolutionary Psychology of Gunnar Clovis (Part 2)
Ep.6 The Evolutionary Psychology of Gunnar Clovis (Part 1)
Hunter gatherers. Finishing small projects. The “T” model of game development. Post-secondary education. Half-open doors. Game developer Gunnar Clovis and I explore these concepts and more in episode 6!
Find Gunnar’s helpful tips for game development (or any creative field) on his YouTube channel, and check out his 100+ completed games on his itch.io page. If you are interested in the Global Game Jam 2022 (end of January), Gunnar will be hosting the hybrid in-person/virtual event for the Vegas chapter!
Ep.5 Buffalo Tears with Nate Kimball
Noble prairie animals, creation in coding and music, the future of humanity, griping about TikTok. This and nothing more in this episode with Las Vegas trombonist, composer and software engineer Nate Kimball!
Check out natekmusic.com to find Nate’s sheet music for purchase, as well as his soundcloud page to hear his huge portfolio of big band and orchestral compositions!
Ep.4 Narcissist: The Musical with Mat Hayes
Creative burnout. The nature of God. A broken Oculus. LOTS of cursing. This and more in my conversation with filmmaker and podcaster Mat Hayes.
Mat is the creator and host of the Fagnostic podcast, a show about faith and sexuality that features thought provoking conversations with people of all faiths and walks of life. Mat also wrote, directed, and starred in the film Cognitive, based on his own life growing up gay in Alabama.
Learn more about Mat at hist website, or connect to him on the “Millennial” socials @hayesonit … Sorry, Gen Z.
Ep.3 I Will Become An NFT with Steve Meim and Byron Beasley
Video games and why we play them. NFTs, dystopian pontifications and much more in this episode in with Steve Meim and Byron Beasley, the hosts of EmpowerUp, a video game industry podcast.
Byron is a software engineer at Encore, an interactive live music app that brings together artists and fans through new mobile experiences, and Steve is a professional video game recruiter at Onward Play that loves helping people start their careers in the video game industry. Connect to both on LinkedIn by clicking their names above.
Ep.2 It's The Butter with Bryan Canonigo (Part 2)
It's like Part 1, but after.
Spice to meet you
I have been so happy listening to this podcast. There are conversations of encouragement and enlightenment and introspection. It’s easy to listen to and I have even learned something. I love the sound transitions and unexpected funny commentary above the content. I look forward to each one.