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Damian Jennings - Sunday, May 2, 2021
Here's the official episode 1 of a new interactive magic podcast - with all the feed details for you.
Mark James - Saturday, April 17, 2021
Mark James discusses his journey with microphones and offers sound advice on audio for virtual shows.
Vanishing Inc. - Saturday, April 10, 2021
Social media sensation @royalpainisme shares helpful tips for boosting your social media presence and growing your audience.
Joshua Jay - Tuesday, March 30, 2021
An inspiring and heartwarming account of how magic transcends borders in remarkable ways.
Joshua Jay - Sunday, March 21, 2021
Magritte and magic? Josh talks about one of his favorite artists.
John Archer - Wednesday, March 10, 2021
John Archer has been colorizing photos of old magicians. He's kindly letting us share some in this new series.
Joshua Jay - Saturday, February 27, 2021
Magicians aren't first-responders. We didn't develop the vaccine. So what is our purpose?
Joe McKay - Saturday, February 27, 2021
The Great Zucchini is a fascinating performer and the subject of a Pulitzer Prize winning article. Joe McKay finds out more about him in this essay.
Joshua Jay - Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Don't be scared to delegate things that aren't your area of expertise.
Joshua Jay - Saturday, February 20, 2021
Joshua talks about how he selects material for a virtual show.
Vanishing Inc. - Saturday, February 20, 2021
What does the future of virtual magic look like? Take our short survey for a chance to win a gift card!
Joe McKay - Thursday, February 18, 2021
Joe McKay asks a question we all should have an answer to.
Joshua Jay - Sunday, February 14, 2021
Josh tells the story of when Uri Geller bent a fork for him.
Luke Jermay - Saturday, February 13, 2021
Jermay shares a a very clever idea we think will fool you.
Joe McKay - Friday, February 12, 2021
Joe McKay shares another thought-provoking essay. This time, concentrating on meaning and misdirection.
Andi Gladwin - Sunday, February 7, 2021
Andi extends on a comment by Tom Stone to help make your own magic better.
Joshua Jay - Sunday, January 31, 2021
Josh's list of "awesome things".
Vanishing Inc. - Wednesday, January 27, 2021
After more than 10 years, it's time for a change.
Andi Gladwin - Sunday, January 24, 2021
75 years ago Ed Marlo made a prediction. Did it come true?
Joshua Jay - Sunday, January 17, 2021
Josh shares a really good trick magicians overlook.
Luke Jermay - Saturday, January 16, 2021
Jermay shares an idea for a technique without an application. Can you think of an application for it?
Andi Gladwin - Sunday, January 10, 2021
Andi provides us with four solutions for speeding up the process of perfecting a sleight.
Joshua Jay - Sunday, January 3, 2021
Josh recommends 3 non-magic books magicians will enjoy.
Steve Faulkner - Wednesday, December 30, 2020
As we approach the New Year, Faulkner does a ramble about overcoming barriers to productivity. Your resolutions for 2021 will thank you for reading this.