Brian Ibbott is a podcaster who lives in Arvada, Colorado. An early website he created was askbrian.com (2000), billed as "Pop-culture trivia questions delivered fresh to your door!", where he "answered nagging questions that stumped people". He is best known for his podcast Coverville, which began in September 2004. Coverville is one of the longest running podcasts in the iTunes Store and also is in the top rankings for overall episode numbers. He creates podcasts "for hire" for other companies, and produced two podcasts for the Denver Post, Today In Music History and Lyrics Undercover (both now retired).
Ibbott wrote a chapter of the O'Reilly book Podcasting Hacks (2005), entitled "Build a Great Music Podcast".
In 2012, Ibbott established a record label, and released its first album entitled "Smooth Federation, a collection of Star Trek arrangements done in jazz styling, arranged and performed by Andrew Allen. Ibbott co-hosts The Morning Stream with Scott Johnson Mondays through Thursdays.
Ibbott is a member and former coordinator of the Denver Podcasters Meetup.
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