ASMR University Podcast

ASMR University Podcast

Latest Episodes

History of ASMR: Interview with WhisperingLife, the first ASMR artist (podcast episode #6)
March 14, 2016

This is the audio version of my interview with WhisperingLife. This audio recording gives a short overview of WhisperingLife and then I read the transcript of the interview which I initially posted on February 8, 2016. Hit play below to listen now (or pla

History of ASMR: About WhisperingLife, the first ASMR artist (podcast episode #5)
December 16, 2015

On March 26, 2009, a young woman started posting videos of herself whispering on YouTube. She shared some information about herself on YouTube, but she never revealed her exact identity. Most people refer to her by the name of her YouTube channel, Whisper

ASMR University podcast update – good news and bad news (podcast update)
December 13, 2015

Good news: I’ve finished doing the groundwork for the next podcast episode about the first ASMR artist, WhisperingLife. I will be heading into the studio to record that episode tomorrow. Bad news: If you are subscribed to this podcast then you may s

Voices of ASMR: Project launch (podcast episode #4)
November 22, 2015

I have launched a new project called, ‘Voices of ASMR’. It will be a diverse collection of ASMR experiences submitted by visitors to my website and by listeners to my podcast. The project is a way for individuals to share their ASMR experience

History of ASMR: the early ASMR-type videos (podcast episode #3)
October 30, 2015

Many people initially discover their ability to have ASMR through real world experiences. These experiences may include having their hair being played with by a friend, hearing someone whisper, being examined by a clinician, listening to someone nearby tu

History of ASMR: Birth of the ASMR Community (podcast episode #2)
September 23, 2015

October 19, 2007 could be viewed as the birth date of the ASMR community. On this day, an individual by the username of “okaywhatever” started a forum thread at the website The title of the thread was, “Weird

History of ASMR: 500 million years (podcast episode #1)
September 01, 2015

How far back does the history of ASMR go? Or perhaps to be more accurate, how far back do the special triggers and relaxing sensations that we refer to today as ASMR go? 5 years?  50 years?  500 years? In this episode of the ASMR University Podcast, I&#82