Old Man Metal’s Musings, Episode 1: Afterword

A Look Back at the First Episode

Pulpit of Doom co-host Old Man Metal drinks a beer and looks back at the first episode of his solo podcast: how it came to be (and why), the good and the bad of it, and what the future looks like for Old Man Metal’s Musings. Includes a look at video resolution and laptop limitations, future improvements, public and personal response to the episode, and a preview of Episode 3: a deep dive into the Benchmade Nakamura 484S folding-blade knife.

Featuring show beer Shadowclock Pilsner from Burial Beer Company in Asheville, NC.

Shadowclock Pilsner – Burial Beer Company 1:01
Thoughts on Episode 1 3:23
Video resolution and laptop limitations 8:01
Response 10:40
Future improvements 11:59
What I got out of making Episode 1 13:10
Episode 3 preview (Benchmade Nakamura 484S) 14:32

The tutorials that got Old Man Metal started solo podcasting:

How to Record and Edit a Podcast in Audacity

LEARN OBS IN 30 MINUTES | Complete Tutorial for Beginners 2019

OBS Studio Tutorial 2018 (Make Your Streams Look Pro)

Shotcut Master Class | ItsJackCole

Shotcut Tutorial: Keyframes

This podcast was produced with open source software:


Audio post-processing by The Levelator.


Panasonic Lumix FZ-1000 camera (main video and still photography)

Blue Yeti USB microphone

Neewer 160 LED CN-160 Dimmable Ultra High Power Panel Digital Camera Light

Acer Aspire E15 Laptop (Intel® Core™ i5-4210U processor, Intel® HD graphics 4400)
AKG K240 Studio headphones

This podcast was written and produced by Old Man Metal.

Follow me on Twitter: @OldManMetalOG https://twitter.com/OldManMetalOG
Support my content: https://PayPal.Me/OldManMetal

(c) 2019 Old Man Metal


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