Brooklyn Free Speech Radio
MASKulinity Podcast - Ben Strothmann
What happens when we look at men performing something other than masculinity on purpose and for fun? Samantha and Remoy are joined this week by the illustrious Ben Strothmann, also known by his drag name of Honey LaBronx! Ben puts the hosts on game about what drag actually is, how the performance of masculinity is alive and well in the MSM community, and his own definition of "toxic masculinity". The three explore how drag is a freeing self-expression as a contrast to the masks of masculinity and femininity that we are confined to.
MASKulinity Podcast - BMC
This is week on MASKulinity, Remoy and Samantha are joined by Anthonine Pierre, Deputy Director at Brooklyn Movement Center. Anthonine shares about fighting street harassment through the collective No Disrespect, underlining how important it has been to have men involved in this effort. Samantha shares her own recent instances of street harassment and Remoy and Anthonine ponder what it looks like for people, men especially, to intervene when witnessing it. They talk about the causes of harassment, and discuss the importance of people who are directly impacted by issues to be leading those movements.
The Napping Wizard Session : Tribute: Iggy Reads
Tribute: Iggy Reads is a radio show collecting instances of Iggy Pop reading from books.
MASKulinity Podcast - Ryann Holmes
This week, Samantha and Remoy talk masculinity as a non-binary. What does it mean to redefine masculinity as a transgender man and gender-nonconforming person? Ryann Holmes of bklyn boihood helps us navigates the tough waters of non-conformity, and what it looks like to provide support and space for boihood while dealing with one's own notions and performance of masculinity, individually and collectively. Ryann shares useful and practical knowledge that everyone can use to move the needle forward, while emphasizing the need for safe spaces.
Tracking the Odds: Roulette Podcast - Val Jeanty: The Spirit Story
Val Jeanty: The Spirit StoryA conversation with the Haitian-born Brooklyn electronic music artist and percussionist whose blend of vodou and DJculture both dazzles and inspires. Featuring excerpts from a 2016 Roulette concert and recorded in advance of her 22Nov. 2019 Roulette concert collaboration with Risha Rox. Segment produced for Roulette by Susan James at BRICArts Media.
The Napping Wizard Session
Feature: Marie Duprat, Kervilahouen Variations, Part 2 provides a listening experience of just the music for the pianists compositions made on the French island of Belle-Ile-en-mer.
MASKulinity Podcast - Profitable Masculinity
Not Samantha and Remoy! Ha! This week, they explore one of the incentives behind keeping traditional gender roles alive: profit. They start by reflecting on the Parkland shooting, veering into the gun safety and addressing men's and women's uses of guns, eventually understanding how the performance of masculinity is a central component to 42% of American households owning at least one gun. They address why men-led movies make the most money, and close out by highlighting how binary systems as being central to 1% capitalism.
Kenike Miche Production
Pa-Nash Eurosoul & Unleashed Productions, LLC Presents: A Pre-Thanksgiving Day DINING THEATRE Extravaganza
Tracking the Odds: Roulette Podcast
Zeena Parkins: The Illustrated Origin Story Composer Zeena Parkins talks about her electric harp, illustrated by live concert recordings from the Roulette archive. Parkins is a major figure in New York's downtown music scene, working with musicians from Bjork to John Zorn and directing her own ensembles and projects.