Amplifying the next generation of creators

For the storytellers

Sound Up helps aspiring podcasters from underrepresented communities get their feet - and mics - in the door.

Launched in 12 countries and counting, the global program aims to create space for new voices, stories and perspectives to be heard and empower diverse creators with great ideas to find a career in audio.

With tools, training, and ongoing support, program participants are given an immersive introduction into the art and strategy of making a podcast and the opportunity to share their ideas with the world.

Raise your voice

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See what the program looks like where you live.

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Active events

Got a great idea for a podcast? Explore upcoming events in the genre you’re passionate about.

’Sound Up: Narrative Shift’ Nonfiction Script Workshop

USA

October 27

Ten LA-based podcasters will meet with like-minded creators and get constructive feedback from best-in-class producers.

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Discover more about Sound Up from around the world at For the record news section.

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