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Event Recap: SoundCloud Global Meetup Day @ Music Garage!

Posted in SoundCloud,SoundCloud Chicago,SoundCloud Heroes,The Music Garage by Jaime Black on May 21st, 2012

SoundCloud Global Meetup Day

This week on Dynasty Podcasts Live Broadcast: SoundCloud Global Meetup Day! Broadcasting live from SoundCloud Global Meetup Day at the Music Garage, Jaime Black checks in with attendees of the event, including Ryan T. Hope and Rebecca Faber of The Lifeline, Margaret Larkin of The Radiogirl Podcast, and more. Find that podcast below, followed video from the event by Colleen Mares, images from the meetup and a Story Wheel commentary track for the images.


SoundCloud swag for the meetup.


Ryan T. Hope from The Lifeline (left) and Matthew Hebert from The Prowl (right).


SoundCloud social room at the Music Garage.


Colleen Mares of Lewis & Clark shooting Dynasty Podcasts video at the Meetup.


Kids in the hall.


Emmi Chen from Ornery Little Darlings jamming with Memphis Josh Drake of The Prowl.


More Meetup mingling.


Ryan T. Hope of The Lifeline on Dynasty Podcasts’ live broadcast from the event.


Post-meetup, empty studio.

Free SoundCloud Global Meetup Day Event Happens May 17th @ Music Garage!

Posted in SoundCloud,SoundCloud Chicago,The Music Garage by Jaime Black on May 1st, 2012



Leading social sound platform SoundCloud is holding its Global Meetup Day internationally on May 17th, and CVU and Dynasty Podcasts are proud to present the Chicago edition of the event! The Chicago SoundCloud Global Meetup Day event will happen May 17th at Music Garage (345 N. Loomis), and is free to attend. The SoundCloud meetup will take place in room 515 of the Music Garage from 7 to 9PM. The event will give Chicago creatives who are passionate about sound, either on a personal or professional level, the chance to connect with other sound creators. The free event is open to, but not limited to:

  • Musicians
  • Singers
  • Songwriters
  • Rappers
  • DJs
  • Podcasters
  • Broadcasters
  • Spoken word artists
  • Poets
  • Found sound enthuasiasts
  • And anyone else interested in sound, SoundCloud, and connecting with the Chicago sound community!

The event will provide attendees the opportunity to record and share their sounds (music, spoken word, found, etc.), and upload them to SoundCloud on the spot by bringing their laptops or smart phones. The event will also serve as an introduction to SoundCloud for novices or a chance for more advanced users to find out about SoundCloud Labs, SoundCloud Apps, services like Story Wheel, and more! RSVP on Facebook for more updates, and come out to SoundCloud Global Meetup Day 2012, May 17th at the Music Garage!

Music Garage

SoundCloud Heroes Program Comes To Chicago, Events, Campaigns, And More Coming Soon

Posted in SoundCloud,SoundCloud Chicago,SoundCloud Heroes by Jaime Black on April 9th, 2012


International sound platform SoundCloud is bringing its SoundCloud Heroes program to Chicago, with this site’s Jaime Black as the city’s representative. The initiative will bring SoundCloud-related events, campaigns, and activities to Chicago. More information is below.

  • SoundCloud Heroes events in Chicago will focus on bringing together the city’s creative community, uniting around exploration and execution of the sound arts
  • Musicians, singers, DJs, rappers, podcasters, poets, spoken word artists, found sound enthusiasts, and other sound creators are encouraged to participate
  • Events will include focus on SoundCloud use, applications, hacks, and more, drawing from resources like SoundCloud Apps, SoundCloud Labs, and more

Join the Chicago SoundCloud Heroes Events & Discussion Group to keep up with event announcements, discussion, or just to share your sounds. And watch CVU for more Chicago SoundCloud Heroes announcements!