What is a podcast?

The word "podcast" is derived from a combination of "iPod" and "broadcasting".

Podcasts are audio files made available for download to digital devices.

Create Your Own Podcast

Music/Sound Effects Sources

A short (15 -- 30 second) music clip can open and/or close your podcast.

Audioblocks offers 1000's of music tracks and sound effects.

Incompetech offers free music, if you attribute the source.

Creative Commons music is available from the Free Music Archive.

Recording Platforms

Audacity, a free download, is available on all school desktop computers.

Garage Band is available on school Macs and iPads.

Anchor.fm records, hosts, and distributes podcasts.

Listen to Spectrum's Weekly Podcast


Recording Equipment

Zoom Recorder

Snowball Microphone