Pipeline Classic

Pipeline Classic

Classic episodes of The Pipeline, an interview show featuring in-depth conversations with innovators, designers, geeks, newsmakers, entrepreneurs, and people who create amazing things.

Hosted by Dan Benjamin.



#16: Dan Cederholm

September 1, 2015 at 1:00AM • 48 minutes

Dan Cederholm joins Dan Benjamin to discuss design, business development, public speaking, the blog gap, working outside the tech scene, distractions, blogs vs. twitter, designing in code, dribbble, Cork'd, and book writing.

Original Air Date: December 15, 2010


#15: Andy Baio

August 19, 2015 at 10:00AM • 40 minutes

Andy Baio joins Dan Benjamin to discuss joining Expert Labs, Kickstarter, the inspiration for Upcoming.org, working for Yahoo!, the Star Wars Kid, copyrights, and more.

Original Air Date: November 18, 2010


#14: Jesse Thorn

August 18, 2015 at 6:00PM • 37 minutes

Dan Benjamin talks with Jesse Thorn, host of The Sound of Young America, about his beginnings, inspiration, creativity, interviewing, the evolution of talk radio, and more.

Original Air Date: October 29, 2010


#13: MC Frontalot

August 7, 2015 at 11:00AM • 24 minutes

Dan Benjamin talks with Damian Hess, better known as MC Frontalot, a hip hop musician and the founder of the Nerdcore hip-hop. They discuss Front's creative process, transitioning from a day-job making websites to a full-time musician, touring, geek culture, rap artists' thoughts on Nerdcore, and more.

Original Air Date: September 10, 2010


#12: Tina Roth Eisenberg

August 5, 2015 at 12:15PM • 31 minutes

Dan Benjamin talks with Tina Roth Eisenberg, creator of swissmiss, founder of Creative Mornings and TeuxDeux. They discuss design, creativity, inspiration, honesty, celebrity, the evolution of ideas into a websites and web applications, and more.

Original Air Date: August 23, 2010


#11: Gary Vaynerchuk

August 5, 2015 at 12:00PM • 30 minutes

Dan Benjamin interviews Gary Vaynerchuk. They discuss Gary's inspiration and drive, his new book, how his life and business have changed, and where he's headed.

Original Air Date: June 17, 2010


#10: Jeffrey Veen

July 13, 2015 at 10:00AM • 30 minutes

Dan Benjamin interviews "Jeffrey Veen":http://veen.com, author and speaker, founder of "Typekit":http://typekit.com. They discuss the web, being acquired by Google, working at Adaptive Path, Wired, WebMonkey and HotWired, launching a successful startup, working with local and virtual teams, and where we're headed as a web community.

Original Air Date: May 13, 2010


#9: Matt Haughey

July 1, 2015 at 4:30PM • 36 minutes

Matthew Haughey is a programmer, web designer, and blogger. He is the founder of MetaFilter, the PVRblog, and Fuelly, and is the publisher of the long-running weblog A Whole Lotta Nothing.

Original Air Date: March 9, 2010


#8: Jason Fried

June 25, 2015 at 6:00PM • 36 minutes

Dan Benjamin interviews Jason Fried, co-founder of 37 Signals, the company behind Basecamp, Campfire, Highrise, Backpack, and the author of a new book, REWORK.

Original Air Date: February 16, 2010


#7: Jeffrey Zeldman

June 24, 2015 at 7:00AM • 47 minutes

Dan Benjamin interviews Jeffrey Zeldman, designer, founder of ALA. They discuss the evolution of the internet, the web, web standards, Happy Cog, A List Apart, An Event Apart, and something new: A Book Apart.

Original Air Date: February 1, 2010