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HiberNation With Bob Gordon

Episode 15 - Aminah Hughes

While suffering a health scare at the dawn of COVID-19 restrictions in Perth WA, Aminah Hughes saw some grand career plans disappear into the ether as well. The singer-songwriter/performer/director/photographer/journalist tells Bob about adjusting to unforeseen change and maintaining a creative outlook for both the arts and life in general.

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  • Episode 16 - Mayor Brad Pettitt

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