Working Class Audio

Peel back the glamour of the professional recording world. Guests from the world of audio for music, film, games, restoration, and more share their insights on how they made their journey, how they survive, their advice on the real things including wins, losses, working with other people, money, and career advice. 

Hosted by audio engineer Matt Boudreau.

The Working Class Audio Podcast - Navigating the World of Recording with a working class perspective.

Music Interviews
Music Commentary
WCA #283 with Jermaine Hamilton - Music Annex, ...
Music Annex, Tickle Me Elmo, Green Day, Zen Mindset, Financial Buffers, and Coffee
35 min
WCA #282 with Björgvin Benediktsson - Alternati...
Alternative Studio Income Strategies, Book Recommendations, Creating Online Content, and Audio Issues
57 min
WCA #281 with Baba Prasad - Knowledge from the ...
Knowledge from the Trash, IT in Singapore, Self Education, Childhood Inspiration, and 20 years of Studio Ownership in Chennai, India.
43 min
WCA #280 with Brad Wood - Virus Talk, Blacksmit...
Virus Talk, Blacksmiths, New Habits, Pandemic Albums, Instagram and the return of Andy Kaufman
45 min
WCA #279 with Kevin Ward - Teaching, Learning, ...
Teaching, Learning, Seizing Opportunity, Migrating to California, Team Building, and Faith
65 min
WCA #278 with the Work From Home Panel - Sara C...
Sara Carter, Jaimeson Durr and Fela Davis join me to talk about all things audio, business and survival in the time of Coronavirus.
50 min
WCA #277 with Rafa Sardina - Coming to America,...
Coming to America, Leaving Medical School, Empathy, People Skills, Educating Clients and No Plan B.
61 min
WCA #276 with Matthew Boudreau - Soul-Sucking J...
Soul Sucking Jobs, Audio Drama, Field Recording, Spiderman vs Draco The Dragon, and the Language of Audio
47 min
WCA #275 with Carlos Novais - Life on the road,...
Life on the road, Brazil, Organization, Multi-Tasking and the loss of gigs due to Coronavirus.
54 min
WCA #274 with Katie McMurran - NPR, KQED, Podca...
NPR, KQED, Podcasts, Rates, Interviewing for Radio Gigs, Codecs and Staying Calm Under Pressure.
47 min
WCA #273 with Maya Finlay - Mentors, Rosanne Ca...
Mentors, Rosanne Cash, Meditation, Finances Being an Introvert and taking City Cabs
36 min
WCA #272 with Alberto Hernandez - Fantasy Studi...
Fantasy Studios, Languages, Health Insurance, Planning for Sessions, Budget Rejection, Serving the Clients, Mistakes, Business advice, Worth to your Work, Retirement
40 min
WCA #271 with Dusty Wakeman - Texas Roots, Mad ...
In this episode, we discuss: Mad Dog Studios, Texas Roots, Playing bass, Running a Studio, Hard Drives and Hammers, Mojave Audio, David Royer, Viral Meningitis, Coronavirus, Hot Yoga, Dwight Yokam
55 min
WCA #270 with Dereck Blackburn - Studio Buildin...
Studio Building, Dual Electrical Systems, Mini Splits, Community Participation, Mastermind Groups and Meditation.
65 min
WCA #269 with Lij Shaw - Saving Home Studios, P...
Saving Home Studios, Podcasts, Creating Paid Content, Nashville Growth and The Hay Bale Studio.
61 min
WCA #268 with Frank Joly - Live Sound, Simple P...
Live Sound, Simple Plan, Family Grocery, Learning English and Government Funded Recording.
46 min
WCA #267 with Stephen Marsh - Goat piss to gaso...
My guest is Mastering engineer Stephen Marsh
52 min
WCA #266 with NAMM 2020 - Loads of gear, tired ...
A recap of NAMM 2020
38 min
WCA #265 with Alex Oana - Science Experiments, ...
Alex Oana, is the creator and co-founder of Audio Test Kitchen. Alex started out as a musician, became a recording engineer and producer, got into pro audio sales and marketing, and designs and develops products.
79 min
WCA #264 with Justin Perkins - Diversification,...
Justin Perkins is a mastering engineer located in Milwaukie, Wisconsin.
56 min
WCA #263 with Jacob Sciba - 99 Cent Pizzas, The...
Jacob Sciba is a producer/engineer/mixer based out of Austin, Texas.
51 min
WCA #262 with Jordan Richter - Going Broke, Bur...
My guest is Jordan Richter
42 min
WCA #261 with Dave Gardner - College Radio, Cri...
My guest is Dave Gardner.
53 min
WCA #260 with Ben Bernstein - Being a guide, Lo...
58 min
WCA #259 with Lenise Bent - The smell of tubes,...
My guest is Lenise Bent
58 min