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Live at PAX Australia, Courtenay Taylor talks about finding her place in the voiceover business, being embraced by the games industry, and the impact of some of her most memorable roles in the Fallout and Mass Effect franchises.

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June 28th, 2017

36:50

Brianne Chandler talks about becoming "Miss Movies", some of the finer details of hosting, and balancing podcast and YouTube duties with parenting. …

Episode 20 - Andy Cortez (Kinda Funny)

June 21st, 2017

34:40

Andy Cortez talks about his evolving role as Kinda Funny host and video editor, his days as a games artist and level designer, and the tough decision …

Episode 19 - The Spy and the Maven

June 14th, 2017

35:04

Jono Pech turns from interviewer to interviewee to talk about the writing, crowdfunding and publication of his new novel The Spy and the Maven - available now from this list of international online retailers (episode …

Episode 18 - John Safran (author/documentarian)

June 7th, 2017

29:31

John Safran talks about the differences between writing books and producing/presenting his TV shows, the irony in Australian extremist politics, and …

Episode 17 - Dylan Kelson (FOLEY! drummer)

May 31st, 2017

21:11

FOLEY! drummer Dylan Kelson talks about being part of a live music community, bringing an artist's input to his band, and how the sometimes gruelling life of a touring musician is fueled by a love for the music.

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Episode 16 - Harry Kennedy (cinematographer)

May 24th, 2017

20:55

Cinematographer Harry Kennedy talks about the challenges of breaking into the film industry, shooting videos that stand out, and the leadership …

Episode 15 - Sean Pitts (IGN social producer)

May 17th, 2017

25:45

IGN social producer Sean Pitts talks about the importance of networking, struggling with putting his career ahead of family, and throwing positivity back at haters on the internet.

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Episode 14 - Steve Trestrail (basketball Paralympian)

May 10th, 2017

24:09

Steve Trestrail talks about barefoot skiing, keeping a positive attitude after becoming a paraplegic, representing his country in wheelchair basketball, and the power of determination.

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Episode 13 - Elmer Guardado (stand-up comedian)

May 3rd, 2017

28:09

US comedian Elmer Guardado talks about telling jokes in front of strangers and building up the courage to try intimidating creative endeavours.

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Episode 12 - Tom Hawkins (Creative Assembly)

April 26th, 2017

29:52

Content producer Tom Hawkins talks about his journey from amateur video editor to joining British video game development studio Creative Assembly, …

Episode 11 - Adam B. Metal (Rocket League soundtrack)

April 19th, 2017

26:13

Rocket League soundtrack contributor Adam B. Metal talks about his career in music with Frankenbok and The Departed, as well as his transition into writing metal songs for video games.

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Episode 10 - Julie Pech (cancer survivor)

April 12th, 2017

29:46

On this special 10th episode, Jono is joined by his mother and breast cancer survivor Julie Pech to talk about her journey through diagnosis and …

Episode 9 - Emma Kelson (graphic design educator / punk rocker)

April 5th, 2017

29:52

Emma Kelson talks about the barriers facing women in the design industry, singing in a punk rock band, and her goal to implement a design program for female inmates.

Episode 8 - Simon Rigg (mouth painter)

March 29th, 2017

18:03

Award-winning mouth painter Simon Rigg talks about discovering the beauty of art after becoming a quadriplegic 35 years ago, teaching himself to paint with his mouth, and the difference that painting has made to his …

Episode 7 - Tom Read (Believe the Hype)

March 22nd, 2017

23:47

Tom Read talks about co-hosting the Believe the Hype NBA podcast, building an international audience, and the work it takes to monetise a blog into an actual business.

Episode 6 - Richard Pritchard (Mad Max: Fury Road)

March 16th, 2017

25:32

Visual effects artist Richard Pritchard talks about starting a new career, making his way into Hollywood film production, working on Mad Max, Happy …

Episode 5 - Matt Neal (Bay of Martyrs author)

March 8th, 2017

32:31

Career journalist Matt Neal talks about releasing his first novel (Bay of Martyrs), and how creative prose differs from the film reviews and songwriting that have become second nature.

Episode 4 - Ilia Martini (Leo drummer)

March 1st, 2017

19:57

Leo drummer Ilia Martini talks about performing around the world, getting played on radio, stadium tours with pop stars and boy bands, and what he learned from growing up drumming in church.

Episode 3 - Jesse Cusworth (Zion Manufacturing Company)

February 22nd, 2017

20:36

Jesse Cusworth talks about starting Zion Manufacturing Company, designing a line of tourbillon watches, and the pitfalls of crowdfunding.

Episode 2 - Tim Gettys (Kinda Funny)

February 15th, 2017

18:28

Tim Gettys talks about his long journey towards making internet videos for a living - from childhood ambitions, through the MySpace era, working at IGN, and taking Kinda Funny to the next level of awesome (Live at RTX …

Episode 1 - Greg Miller (Kinda Funny)

February 7th, 2017

17:19

Greg Miller from Kinda Funny (Live at RTX Sydney) talks about the hardest part of building his online entertainment company and the work it takes to build a loyal community.

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