Entering My RØDE Cast is super easy. Just register, record your podcast, upload it and get sharing.

STEPS

ONE

Register or log in to see all the details of the competition, including freebies from Adobe and soundeffects.com, and tips and ideas to get you inspired.

TWO

Record your podcast. It needs to be 1-2 minutes long and can be on any topic and in any style. Not sure how to get started? Check out the 'Tips and Tricks' page.

THREE

Upload your podcast to Anchor, My RØDE Cast’s official hosting platform – you can create an Anchor account for free here.

FOUR

Copy the link to your podcast from Anchor, log-in to My RØDE Cast and copy it into your entry page. Click here for detailed instructions on how to upload your podcast.

FIVE

Once your podcast is approved, you will receive a confirmation email and it will appear on the ‘Listen’ page.

SIX

Share your podcast and encourage your fans to vote for it! The podcast with the most votes wins the People’s Choice Prize!

Judges

We have enlisted a trio of podcasting heavyweights from different corners of the industry to help choose the winners.

Hrishikesh Hirway

Jacob Salamon

Leah Harris

Hrishikesh Hirway is the Creator and Host of Song Exploder, a podcast where musicians break down the creative process behind their songs. The show has featured such distinguished guests as Fleetwood Mac, Iggy Pop, St. Vincent and Tame Impala. He's a musician himself and has released four albums under the name The One AM Radio, and composed scores for film and television. Hrishi is also the co-host and producer of the podcasts The West Wing Weekly and Home Cooking.

Jacob Salamon is the Co-Founder of WISECRACK, a Los Angeles-based media collective of podcasters, artists, filmmakers, comedians, and academics who share an endless curiosity for exploring and questioning the world around us. At WISECRACK, Jacob fuses his passions for design, education, broadcasting, and technology by serving as the Creative Director and Producer for all its projects. WISECRACK’s content, including numerous podcasts, reaches more than 50 million people per month.

Leah Harris is Australia's Podcast Producer at Spotify, the world’s most popular global audio streaming subscription service with 271m users, including 124m subscribers, across 79 markets. Spotify transformed music listening forever when it launched in Sweden in 2008 and today offers subscribers audio content for every moment, every day, everywhere with over 50 million tracks, including 700,000 podcast titles.

Hrishikesh Hirway

Hrishikesh Hirway is the Creator and Host of Song Exploder, a podcast where musicians break down the creative process behind their songs. The show has featured such distinguished guests as Fleetwood Mac, Iggy Pop, St. Vincent and Tame Impala. He's a musician himself and has released four albums under the name The One AM Radio, and composed scores for film and television. Hrishi is also the co-host and producer of the podcasts The West Wing Weekly and Home Cooking.

Jacob Salamon

Jacob Salamon is the Co-Founder of WISECRACK, a Los Angeles-based media collective of podcasters, artists, filmmakers, comedians, and academics who share an endless curiosity for exploring and questioning the world around us. At WISECRACK, Jacob fuses his passions for design, education, broadcasting, and technology by serving as the Creative Director and Producer for all its projects. WISECRACK’s content, including numerous podcasts, reaches more than 50 million people per month.

Leah Harris

Leah Harris is Australia's Podcast Producer at Spotify, the world’s most popular global audio streaming subscription service with 271m users, including 124m subscribers, across 79 markets. Spotify transformed music listening forever when it launched in Sweden in 2008 and today offers subscribers audio content for every moment, every day, everywhere with over 50 million tracks, including 700,000 podcast titles.