The Matti & Pete Show

The Matti & Pete Show Podcast

From the Peaks in B.C., to the Switchbacks in Switzerland, to the Dunes in Dubai, Matti Haapoja and Peter McKinnon are two YouTuber’s at the top of their game. Together they have some of the gnarliest cinematic footage on the platform, but are now putting down their cameras and picking up the mics to talk about their day-to-day as creators, YouTube trends, entrepreneurship, and of course, gear. Oh yeah, and there will be some sweet interviews with other creators and friends too.

Ep13 // How Pete STOLE from Matti with Kirk Lepiten
Follow Kirk: https://www.instagram.com/capt.kirklucas/ This podcast is what Siskel & Ebert would call HIGH DRAMA. A story of how Pete with his magician-like-persuasion, power of suggestion, and subconscious redirects potentially stole Kirk from Matti in Matti’s search for an editor. Although Matti is convinced he had the mental fortitude and wherewithal to not be persuaded by Pete… but, we will never know! Captain Kirk joins us this episode! We dive into Kirk’s story from architecture school, to working f...

Ep12 // What is WRONG with Joe Rogan's new studio?
Matti’s back in studio after being a Dad x 2, and Peter’s back in the studio after having stabbed himself in the leg x 2. Peter delves into his new obsession— hint: it involves trick shots and hustling people. We also learn how much mouse pee costs when it wanders into a vehicle. The guys also get into Joe Rogan’s new studio, the lighting, camera settings, and background. It’s a fun one! Special Thanks / Credits Show Photo - @alenpalander Audio Guidance - @itsryanfreeman Producer - @tylerrichardwells —...

Ep11 // Ford Wouldn’t Sponsor Peter...
The ultimate behind the scenes conversation between Matti and Pete. They talk about hair styles, them buying their favorite vehicles (and Ford not giving Peter a truck), and eventually talk about Jon Olsson surfing with dolphins. They drool over the Bronco commercial bone by Ryan Booth, and break down why it’s so great, where the VFX masks are, and… how Bryan Cranston sold them on the Bronco. Special Thanks / Credits Show Photo - @alenpalander Audio Guidance - @itsryanfreeman Producer - @tylerrichardwel...


Ep11 // Ford Wouldn’t Sponsor Peter...
The ultimate behind the scenes conversation between Matti and Pete. They talk about hair styles, them buying their favorite vehicles (and Ford not giving Peter a truck), and eventually talk about Jon Olsson surfing with dolphins. They drool over the Bronco commercial bone by Ryan Booth, and break down why it’s so great, where the VFX masks are, and… how Bryan Cranston sold them on the Bronco. Special Thanks / Credits Show Photo - @alenpalander Audio Guidance - @itsryanfreeman Producer - @tylerrichardwel...

Ep10 // The R5… what happened?
It’s been a while but the guys get behind the mic and debrief the R5 shenanigans. We find out it was made in Pete’s basement - so that may be the issue. Matti gives us graphic detail of his nose fungus, and how he hand held a 5 second open shutter with the R5 for a night shot of the Toronto skyline. The guy’s also discuss the importance of different YouTuber reviews, and also do a little NHL ‘94 talk. Special Thanks / Credits Show Photo - @alenpalander Audio Guidance - @itsryanfreeman Producer - @tylerr...

Ep09 // $60,000 Mac Pro! Who is it for??
The guys hit to Twitter for fan Q&A to see what your burning questions are! What do the guys think of the new Mac Pro? What are their favorite foods? What is the best cinematic show on TV right now? Are they egomaniacs now with their YouTube “fame”? What do Matti and Pete’s dog have in common? ALL OF THE BURNING QUESTIONS ARE ANSWERED ONCE AND FOR ALL. Oh, and not to worry - the guys go on many tangents with most questions too. Special Thanks / Credits Special Guest - @seanholladay Show Photo - @alenpal...


Ep08 // Selling Out the Right Way with Sean Holladay
Special guest Sean Holladay joins the guys to take a look behind the curtain of YouTube and what it takes to build brand, make money, and have fun. Holladay shares how he linked up with Shonduras to create Spacestation Integrations and Spacestation Gaming - two very successful business operations. Holladay shares how he met Pete, the funny story of how they started working together, and Pete’s first demands. Hint: it involves coffee. Holladay drops some fire on his philosophy behind how he works with other...

Ep07 // 3 Long Years on YouTube and Our Plans for 2020
The guys get into the trials and tribulations of running a YouTube channel, and what the road has been like for them the last three years since starting their channels. A look under the hood - hint: more white hair for Pete! Matti, although proud of his channel, explains how he can’t point to a specific video to really show what he does and Pete shares what he was thinking as his first video ‘8 Camera Hacks in 90 seconds’ was approaching 100,000 views! The guys also share where they see their channel’s wil...

Ep06 // We’re Back! And Cybertruck?!
The guys are back in the podcast studio and explain where they’ve been. Matti shares a breakdown of his daily vlogging experience and then on the other end of the spectrum, Pete shares about his deep dive into long form, larger production videos. Pete also shares why his office is taking so long! Lastly the guys go off on a long tangent about the Cybertruck - Matti seems to be pro Cybertruck and Pete, well, has opinions on it! It’s good to be back! Special Thanks / Credits Show Photo - @alenpalander Aud...


Ep05 // 70,000+ Subs in 2 Months + Leather ASMR with Ryan Savin
Little King Goods Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/little.king.goods/ Little King Goods YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCKSql-GFCO400w7xNFbYeug/videos Buy Little King Goods Products: https://littlekinggoods.com/ YouTube “Creator on the Rise” Ryan Savin of Little King Goods drops by the podcast studios to discuss his rapidly growing YouTube channel that showcases how he makes his leather goods. The guys talk about how he stumbled into the ASMR genre, and how Matti loves telemarketing calls as ...

Ep04 // Jesse Driftwood and Why We All Quit Filming Weddings
Follow Jesse Driftwood: http://instagram.com/jessedriftwood YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/user/PMbasementshow/feature Jesse Driftwood joins the guys as the first guest ever! We quickly learn about “Classic Jesse” and what that all entails - from dumpster diving, to living in a van with hitchhikers named Papi, to accidentally deleting footage. The guys reminisce on their wedding filming and photography days, and why they’re glad they don’t do it anymore. Oh, and Matti almost leaves the podcast when he hea...

Ep03 // Dealing with Trolls and Thoughts on the Game of Thrones Finale
Thanks Epidemic Sound: http://share.epidemicsound.com/themattiandpeteshow The guys discuss Pete’s recent haircut and what that means for reactions by his subscribers. They do their best to breakdown the psychology of online trolls, and how they handle negative comments. They then talk about what goes into making a good documentary— as Pete is getting into his Angels & Airwaves documentary and Matti releasing his mini-doc, Being Jesse. And although it’s late, the guys discuss the finale of Game of Thrones an...


Ep02 // Instagram is Bullying Canada and The Comparison Trap of Social Media
The guys jump right into the recent changes of Instagram removing the ability for others to see your likes... in Canada only! We’re getting bullied! They dig into what these means for them as “influencers” and how it may or may not affect their relationships with brands, and also how this could be a good thing for society as a whole. They then dig into the worst cell phone etiquette imaginable... like texting in the middle of the Podcast. And also recount the most blatant (but hilarious) product placements ...

Ep01 // The Office Breakup and Pete's Stand-Up Comedy Career
In this very first episode of The Matti & Pete Show, the guys describe their hopes and dreams of what this podcast will be. They also address them breaking up… from their office space and what that means for their channels. They share their concern of now being the “old guys” in the film/photography space. And we learn how Pete did 10 weeks of stand up comedy - and was horrible - but how that has made him a better entertainer on YouTube. Lastly, the guys do an episode 3 cinematic breakdown of Game of Throne...