❉ This week: Everyday life living in a doomsday cult explained. Sit back, relax, and take a sip of the Kool-Aid…
“I spent 10 years in hell and am loving that I can have some fun with it now.” – Debby
So many podcasts, so little time. We’re big fans of podcasts here at We Are Cult, and we’re always looking for more shows to subscribe to. So if you’re looking for ear candy, we’re here to help!
Each week we profile must-hear podcasts by giving podcast creators a platform to tell us about their shows in their own words.
This week: Debby and Laura tell us about I Got The Hell Out, a podcast with a woman (Debby) who spent 10 years in an Old Testament, polygamous, doomsday cult.
What’s your podcast about?
Debby: The 10 years I spent in an Old Testament, polygamous, doomsday cult.
If you had to describe your show in 10 words or less, what would you say?
Debby: Everyday cult life explained in detail.
Which episode would you recommend for a first-time listener? Do you have a favourite episode?
Debby: Episode #13, “Up Your Hoo-Ha” for both.
Laura: Episode #14, “Forbidden Foods” for both.
What inspired you to create this podcast?
Debby: I spent 10 years in hell and am loving that I can have some fun with it now.
Laura: Having a podcast was on my bucket list .
Which guests have you had on your podcast so far?
Debby: My son. He was born in the cult.
Who would be your dream guest?
Debby and Laura: Leah Remini!
Which equipment do you use for your podcast set-up?
Laura: Mac & GarageBand, Audio-Technica ATR2100 mic (just 1)
What would you say is the best length of time for a podcast episode?
Debby and Laura: between 30 and 60 minutes.
Which podcasts (other than yours) would you recommend we listen to?
Debby: The Peripheral
Laura: The Dollop
Where is your podcast available to listen to?
Debby and Laura: iTunes, Stitcher, SoundCloud, Overcast, Castbox (pretty much all free apps)
What is the future of podcasting as a creative medium?
Laura: The possibilities are endless and just about anyone can start one. It’s becoming the new radio. The AARP magazine just had an article explaining podcasts to senior citizens and how/where they can listen to them.
❉ Follow I Got The Hell Out on Twitter: @wasinacult
❉ Download past episodes or subscribe to future episodes of I Got The Hell Out on iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/i-got-the-hell-out/id1330327174?mt=2
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