Tag: podcon

Catch Wil at PodCon 2!

For the next week, I'll be in Seattle for PodCon 2. While the convention is only this upcoming Saturday and Sunday, 1/19/19 - 1/20/19, I'll be in Seattle from 1/16/19 - 1/23/19 for live shows and more. During PodCon, you can find me at the following events: The Multitude live shows on Thursday the 17th and Friday ...

My Hopes for PodCon 2018

It's been about two months since PodCon 2017, and I still miss it constantly. PodCon 2017 was a beautiful event filled with kind, excited people all working together to celebrate the industry and inspire others to create. Most attendees I've spoken to consider PodCon one of the best conventions they'd ever been to, and I ...

PodCon 2017 Closes its Inaugural Year with Overwhelmingly Positive Responses

From December 9th-10th, 2017, in a chilly, foggy Seattle, about three thousand podcast enthusiasts gathered together for PodCon, the first podcast convention marketed for both fans and creators. The event was founded by Hank and John Green of Dear John and Hank, Joseph Fink and Jeffrey Cranor of Night Vale Presents, and Travis McElroy of My Brother, ...

The Bright Sessions and The Black Tapes Added to PodCon Guests

Update: In a livestream, it was confirmed that several members of the cast and crew for The Bright Sessions--including podcasting virtuoso Mischa Stanton--will be attending PodCon, regardless of their status as "guests." While some of the cast will not be able to attend, it was suggested that most will. With about four months until PodCon, a ...

PodCon IndieGogo Closes with a Whopping $243k

PodCon, the first genuine convention for podcast fans, closed its Indiegogo campaign last night with a final sum of $243,686. While the campaign did not reach its goal of $300k, the Indiegogo has a "flexible" goal, meaning the convention will move forward, supporters will get their perks, etc. Podcon.com now reroutes to a full site ...

PodCon: A Convention for Podcast Fans on the Horizon

Edit: My original dates for the convention were very wrong. They have been corrected. A second, very exciting edit: I will officially be attending the convention! I am very proud to say that I have backed the campaign. At long last, a true convention for podcast fans is going to be making its debut this year. ...