Seth and Mike interviewed a wide range of guests from the Detroit arts and entertainment scene in 2017. Here are the highlight
The D Brief Podcast: Past Episodes
The D Brief is Detroit's premiere arts and entertainment podcast. Each week, we publish three episodes: Two that discuss what's happening in the metro Detroit area, and one that is an in-depth interview with a notable Detroiter.
Interview with Kerry Doman and Carrie Budzinski of After 5 Detroit. Also, music writer Gary Graff and the founders of Eastern Market Brewing.
Guests: Carrie Budzinski, Dayne Bartscht, Devin Drowley, Gary Graff, Kerry Doman
Organizations: After 5 Detroit, Billboard Magazine, Eastern Market Brewing, Oakland Press
Liz Cosby, President of the Greater Detroit chapter of the U.S. Bartenders Guild, on craft cocktails. Also, the Ringwald Theatre and Rebel Nell.
Detroit movie critic and celebrity interviewer Greg Russell talks cinema. Also, Corktown-a-Glow returns and the Big Time Garbage Fest debuts.
Guests: Brett Mercer, Erin Gavle, Greg Russell
Organizations: Big Time Garbage Fest, Corktown-A-Glow
Comedians J Bell and Alton “Boogie” Williams talk about Hart of the City 2. Also, the Detroit Zoo’s Wild Lights and the B. Nektar Meadery.
Guests: Alexis Means, Alton "Boogie" Williams, J. Bell, Kerri Dahlhofer
Organizations: B. Nektar, Comedy Central, Detroit Zoo, Hart of the City
An interview with Motor City Brew Tours founder Steve Johnson. Also: WDIV’s Carmen Harlan and Politics on Posters at the Baltimore Gallery.
Guests: Carmen Harlan, Donna Jackson, Phillip Simpson, Steve Johnson
Organizations: Baltimore Gallery, Detroit Thanksgiving Day Parade, Motor City Brew Tours, Posters on Politics, WDIV-TV
Mike Geeter and Seth Resler sit down with Satori Shakoor, founder of the Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers, to talk about the art of storytelling. They also speak to the man behind the Detroit Cocktail Classic, learn about the art of letterpressing from the studio manager at Signal Return in Eastern Market, and get the inside track on Detroit Roller Derby.
Guests: Joel Grothaus, Lauren Uchalik, Satori Shakoor
Organizations: Detroit Roller Derby, Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers, Signal Return
Mike Geeter and Seth Resler interview Detroit saxophonist William Cyprian. They also talk to people from Yalla Eat and to the Michigan Science Center.
Guests: Lisa Reynolds, Nourhan Mattar, William Cyprian
Organizations: Michigan Science Center, Motor City Groove, The Will C Experience, Yalla Eat
Mike Geeter and Seth Resler interview author and comedian Heather Jay. They also talk to the Managing Editor of Lonely Planet and Trevor Cuba of Youmacon.
Guests: Alex Howard, Deanna Majchrzak, Heather Jay, Trevor Cuba
Organizations: Lonely Planet, Maybe Shorty Should Be a Detective, Visit Detroit, Youmacon
In this podcast episode, Detroit’s Seth Resler and Mike Geeter talk to comedian Zach Martina, Ed Terebus of the Erebus Haunted House, and the DIA.
Guests: Ed Terebus, Emily Bowyer, Zach Martina
Organizations: Detroit Institute of Arts, Erebus Haunted House
As we gear up for the launch of The D Brief, here’s a quick overview of the show and an introduction to your co-hosts, Seth Resler and Mike Geeter.