The Chris Spangle Show
About the Show
Chris Spangle and Emily Sweet host a podcast about working in the creative arts. Spangle is a podcaster, marketing guy, and works in radio. Sweet is a professional actress. Together they interview people living their dreams and making awesome stuff like movies, podcasts, platforms, art, and other things you love to see.
How To Start a Podcast
October 4th, 2017 | 59 mins 37 secs
In less than one hour, you could be on your way to podcasting success. Intrigued? Excited? Scared? All of the above? Do not panic, just keep reading. You are already on the right path.
Every week, Leading Liberty reaches hundreds of listeners, spreading our love of free markets and free people nationwide. But that’s not all. We know you can too! Podcasting done right is a game changer, and creating your own show has never been easier. Whether you want to grow your business, advocate for your organization, or promote your personal brand, podcasting is one of the most cost-effective ways to take your ideas to the global stage. And we’re here to help you do just that.
In just under 60 minutes, guest hosts Chris Spangle and Greg Lenz will teach you the ins and outs of podcasting. As hosts of We Are Libertarians, a show with 9,000 listeaners per episode and nearly $1,000 in Patreon donations per month, Chris and Greg offer expert insight for beginners and experienced podcasters alike.
In just one episode, you’ll learn:
How to set up your podcast.
The most affordable resources for painless recording and producing.
Tips and tricks that keep your audience coming back after every single episode.
Best methods for creating quality content.
Cheap & effective ways to advertise your show.
Common mistakes beginners make and how to avoid making them.
… But that’s not all! Listen to the rest, and you’ll be ready to start your own successful podcast. Now is your time to shine, so don’t wait another day. Let’s do this thing.
Why Start a Podcast?
October 3rd, 2017 | 45 mins 13 secs
Chris Spangle and Greg Lenz from “We Are Libertarians” guest host for Jenn as she is out on special assignment. Some of you remember Chris from earlier this season in the episode titled “Does the Liberty Movement Need To Lighten Up?” As the hosts of a show which boasts an average of 9k downloads per episode and a hefty $1k monthly in pledges through Patreon, Chris and Greg walk you through the process of understanding:
The power of a podcast for a brand, candidate or organization.
The quickest way to build a growing and engaging online community.
How to monetize your audience so it’s a win-win for everyone.
Why podcasts are becoming the fastest growing and most engaging form of multi-media.
How the Libertarian Party of Indiana podcast helped their candidates and leaders spread the message of liberty.
Breaking Into Professional Photography with Willyum Baulkey
June 17th, 2017 | 44 mins 18 secs
Chris Spangle and Emily Sweet interview Willyum Baulkey, a full-time fashion photographer. Willyum explains his path to full-time professional photography and all the work that goes into making the beautiful images you see daily.
Building an Audience with Podcasting on the Martech Podcast
May 31st, 2017 | 55 mins 46 secs
Douglas Karr and Harrison Painter of DK New Media were nice enough to interview me on the MarTech podcast about podcasting, the power of audio as a marketing tool, and the future of digital entertainment.
The Making of Hold Your Breath
May 11th, 2017 | 1 hr 19 mins
Emily Sweet and Co-Director Kameron Gates describe all that it takes to make a small independent film. Learn more about the upcoming short "Hold Your Breath" at holdyourbreathmovie.net.
Take the Leap
March 27th, 2017 | 1 hr 6 mins
Chris Spangle and Emily Sweet talk about the decisions required to take the leap towards a career in media and arts.
How to Make an Independent Movie with Josh Arnold
March 17th, 2017 | 30 mins 42 secs
Chris Spangle sits down with comedian, filmmaker, and BOB & TOM Show co-host to discuss his new movie “The Impersonators.”
How to Become an Actress with Emily Sweet
March 17th, 2017 | 46 mins 2 secs
Actress Emily Sweet discusses her path into professional acting.
PJ Yinger on the Early Days of the BOB & TOM Show Art
March 17th, 2017 | 59 mins 55 secs
PJ Yinger is the graphic artist for the BOB & TOM Show. He is also the trumpet player in the BOB & TOM Band. He is also the one that shepherded me into the B&T universe. He shares with us the process of making the 65 B&T albums over 30 years as well as the the changes in graphic design since the 1980s. PJ is also the designer of the new WAL and CSS logos.
Spangle's Radio Origins on the No Better than Average Show
August 5th, 2016 | 1 hr 28 mins
“This week on the No Better than Average Show the guys have a special guest; Chris Spangle."
A Conversation on Codependency on the Well We Tried Podcast
July 8th, 2016 | 1 hr 24 mins
I appeared on my coworker’s Grace and Jess’s show, the Well, We Tried podcast and ended up discussing codependency. “The girls are joined for their first threesome… of conversation on the podcast with guest Chris Spangle.
How To Do Standup Comedy with Josh Arnold
June 23rd, 2016 | 1 hr 18 mins
I have wanted to do standup comedy forever. I think I am funny. I laugh at me all the time. But will anyone else laugh? What if they don’t? What do I write? Professional comedian and great human Josh Arnold walks me through his progression as a standup...
The Future of Podcasting with Brad Shoemaker
June 21st, 2016 | 43 mins 15 secs
Chris Spangle and Brad Shoemaker discuss the future of podcasting.
Inside the Mind Of A Superfan with Kristi Avery
June 19th, 2016 | 46 mins 20 secs
We all have that one friend insanely devoted to an artist, musician, comedian, or entertainer. We even cringe a little at how much they are obsessed over something that seems trivial to us. Kristi Avery shows us how meaningful something like Weird Al Fandom is to her life.