If you are new to the show, almost every week, I give you the rundown on all that is gloriously geeky here in the UK.
Recorded in my giant, fluffy, grey, hooded dressing gown that makes me look like some kind of Doom Drone nut.
Apologies for sound (AKA gear porn section) in last couple of shows, due to using the wrong cans. I used the comfy Philips SHP1900, but (tip) you get a wider frequency band using the equally cheap JVC HA-S160-W. The slight reverb in today’s show is from recording on a Sony PCM-M10 with omni-directional condenser stereo mics in my bedroom, rather than the usual cardioid dynamic mic (Behringer XM8500) plugged into a Yamaha MG606 mixer in my studio.
Nasal? Breathy? Yes, I have a cold AND my allergies are playing up… huzzah!
The geek dating episode? That’s coming too; I haven’t forgotten or chickened out.
*Since it’s my first podcast in a while, the mic-fear got me and I forgot to mention that I really enjoyed watching the first episode of Doctor Who Series 10 with a huge bunch of EasterCon geeks on three giant screens before leaving.
Pure and Unadulterated 100% Geek. Consume with Caution.
PART I News: Recent Clangers I Have Dropped, TV: Emerald City’s Princess of Ev, Serj Tankian Sings Rains of Castamere from Game of Thrones, Games: Mad Catz, Rezzed, EGX, Other UK Game Conventions, Adventure Game Studio, Technology: New Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus, New Red iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Bored of Phones, New iPad, Kodi Scorns My Netbook, I’m a Digital Prepper! PART II Nothing To See Here, Move Along
Pop Culture: Doctor Who: Spearhead from Space (1970), Doctor Who: Oxygen (2017), Judge Dredd: Cursed Edge (2013-), Technology: #Technobilge is back with The Faff of the BBC iPlayer, Freesat, Humanx, PC World, and John Lewis, Firefox vs Seamonkey (Again), Bug Reports Bug Me, Hire Me! Creative: Writing Frenzy, Getting Work Frenzy, Is Podcasting Worth It?
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