S2 Ep. 1: ComposerDad vs. Shakespeare

S2 Ep. 1: ComposerDad vs. Shakespeare

To kick off Season 2 of the ComposerDad Podcast, we find ComposerDad and the family in Stratford-Upon-Avon, England where ProfessorMom is studying Shakespeare at the Shakespeare Institute. After a whole year of “intense compositional challenges” from BIBLE, will ComposerDad be able to tackle one from….Animatronic Shakespeare?!?

Season 2 Sneak Peek

Season 2 Sneak Peek

It’s almost time for Season 2 of the ComposerDad Podcast! Expect music and adventures for the whole family, “intense compositional challenges”, special guest stars, and more. The kids, ProfessorMom, BIBLE, Mt. Beacon, and all your favorite characters will be back to join new characters like Animatronic Shakespeare, a talking black hole, and the Amalgamated Parents Network!

How to Fix a Melissa & Doug Toy Piano

How to Fix a Melissa & Doug Toy Piano

Our two year-old and I sat down to play some piano only to find that the top of our Melissa & Doug "Learn-to-Play" Toy Piano wasn't working. Instead of the usual happy "ting-a-ling," it was more of a "clang- clank." This set us off on a three-hour instrument repair adventure! See inside the Melissa & Doug Toy Piano and learn how to fix this piano if the same thing happens to you.

ComposerDad vs. Bible: Road Trip Edition

ComposerDad vs. Bible: Road Trip Edition

Hi ComposerDad Adventurers! The family and I just got from ComposerDad’s Great American Road Trip (Now with Canada!). It was a blast. One of our favorite things to do on the open road is to listen to a family podcast and just let it roll, no interruptions. So, for you, fellow parents, we recut the entire season one of ComposerDad vs. Bible into one GIANT EPISODE. Welcome to ComposerDad vs. Bible: Road Trip Edition. It’s over 100 minutes of adventure for your next road trip! Enjoy!

Ep. 8: Season Finale. Abandoned Coal Mine

Ep. 8: Season Finale. Abandoned Coal Mine

The season one finale of the ComposerDad Podcast picks up right where episode seven left off. The entire gang is up at the top of Mt. Beacon. The ground opens up revealing an abandoned coal mine. They enter to see a lake of lava and a cast of wild characters! What a finale! This episode also features an interview with Mt. Beacon itself!

ComposerDad at Home: iZotope Plugin Demo with the Kids

ComposerDad at Home: iZotope Plugin Demo with the Kids

ComposerDad attempts to demo the VocalSynth and Nectar 2 Plugins by iZotope while his kids help. Special cameos/interruptions by Grandma, host of Grandma's Podblast. VocalSynth is a super fun and intuitive vocoder and vocal effects processor by iZotope. Nectar 2 is a mega-powerful Swiss army knife for vocal recording. In this tutorial, ComposerDad shows how he merges the two to create the unique sound of BIBLE in his ComposerDad vs. Bible series.