Episode 25: Back for 2019

The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 24: Back for 2019

This week:

  • Holidays / What’s been keeping us busy
  • Goals for the New Year / Resolutions are dumb

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke
http://marisalicke.bandcamp.com

Episode 24: Merry Whatever!


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 24: Merry Whatever!

This week:
* This is the last episode for 2018! We’ll be back on January 5, 2019
* Tim’s into Fortnite?!?!?!
* Ben’s NaSoAlMo Album
* Tim covered the Game Awards / Award shows in general

Mentions:
* Ben’s NaSoAlMo Album: http://abstractionmusic.bandcamp.com/album/one-last-bonfire-before-the-world-ends

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke
http://marisalicke.bandcamp.com

Episode 23: Almost Glitch Free!


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 23: Almost Glitch Free!

This week:
* We talk about the games and gear we’re looking forward to this holiday season

Mentions:
* 17 Most Anticipated Games – https://www.stuff.tv/features/most-anticipated-games
* Cloudlifter – https://www.cloudmicrophones.com/cloudlifter-cl-1
* Shure SM7B – https://www.shure.com/americas/products/microphones/sm/sm7b-vocal-microphone
* Rode Procaster – http://www.rode.com/microphones/procaster
* SoundIron Virtual Instruments – https://soundiron.com/
* Kush Audio Plugins – https://www.thehouseofkush.com/store
* SlyFi Plugins – http://slyfidigital.com/

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke
http://marisalicke.bandcamp.com

Episode 14: Don’t Make an ASMR Stream Out of It


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 14: Don’t Make an ASMR Stream Out of It

This week:
* The Two Hour Album Challenge, vol 3!
* Tim’s New Streaming Platforms / Restreaming
* Ben’s Creative Crisis of Faith

Mentions:
* Two Hour Album Challenge: https://2hac.abstractionmusic.com/
* StreamEx – https://streamex.exoz.one/
* Ben’s Twitter thread – https://twitter.com/ben_burnes/status/1025005638152318976

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke
http://marisalicke.bandcamp.com

Episode 12: If critiques are mash-ups, are they music?


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 12: If critiques are mash-ups, are they music?

This week:
* Basslines and you: How not sound like Toxic (j/k Toxic)
* Neil Cicierega music / comedy…are mashups music?
* Judgement in art: is critique also art?

Mentions:
* Neil Cicierega mash-ups: https://soundcloud.com/neilcic
* Praise You samples: https://www.whosampled.com/Fatboy-Slim/Praise-You/
* Written Images: http://writtenimages.net/
* Subdivided Colums: http://www.michael-hansmeyer.com/subdivided-columns

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by
Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke

Episode 11: The Digital Way to Cook Rice


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 11: The Digital Way to Cook Rice

This week:
* Client Management or how not to do it twice
* Workflow: Digital, Analog, Hybrid?
* The 5 Million Dollar Challange

Mentions:
* Gardnsound’s YouTube Channel (subscribe!)
https://www.youtube.com/user/DJGARDNSOUND
* Gardnsoud: MIDI vs Audio
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oaYaTwdC0sE
* Barefoot Sound Footprint01
http://barefootsound.com/footprint01/
* Emu Proteus 2000
http://www.vintagesynth.com/emu/proteus2k.php
* Roland XV5050
http://www.vintagesynth.com/roland/xv5050.php
* Yamaha TX81Z
http://www.vintagesynth.com/yamaha/tx81z.php

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Our streaming overlay was created by
Maris “MIntrovrt” Alicke

Episode 6: The “Short Topic”


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 6: The “Short Topic”

This week:
* Imposter syndrome (Ben’s Formative album: https://abstractionmusic.bandcamp.com/album/formative-1998-2004)
* Art and the Preconceptions of Your Audience (Borrow Don’t Steal: https://abstractionmusic.bandcamp.com/track/borrow-dont-steal-feat-scott-boster)

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com

Episode 5: That Salacious B. Crumb 5-movie Epic


The Mandatory Social Interaction Show is an excuse for Ben, Tim, and Eric to chat about streaming, creativity, and anything else they can think of!

Episode 5: That Salacious B. Crumb 5-movie Epic

This week:
* Liking something that “no one else likes”
* Guiding / curating your online audience

Find the show on Stitcher, Google Play, iTunes, and wherever fine podcasts are sold!
Our website is http://mandatorysocial.com

** Ben **
http://twitter.com/ben_burnes
http://twitch.com/ben_burnes
http://youtube.com/ben_burnes

** Tim **
http://twitter.com/InsertCoinTim
http://mixer.com/insertcointheater
http://discord.gg/ict

** Eric **
http://twitter.com/zaxusemk
http://twitch.tv/zaxusemk
http://youtube.com/EricKleinCreate

*** Credits ***
The theme song is Protofunk by Kevin Macleod
https://incompetech.com

Our background music is all by Ben Burnes
https://abstractionmusic.com