Ang Adamiak, Executive Director of Arts & Scraps, on what’s happening in Detroit this week. Also, comedian Tom McCarthy discusses the Comedy Castle Podcast.
The D Brief Podcast
Detroit creatives can learn a lot from each other. The D Brief shares the stories of local artists and entertainers to educate and inspire others in the community.
Hosts Seth Resler and Becky Scarcello interview Detroit actors, authors, brewers, chefs, comedians, curators, dancers, DJs, mixologists, musicians, storytellers, visual artists, and more.
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Paul Riser Jr. of TechTown talks about the Motown Musician Accelerator program designed to help launch the careers of Detroit musicians.
Guests: Paul Riser Jr.
Organizations: Motown Musician Accelerator, TechTown
Detroit stand-up comedian Tonya Murray joins Seth and Becky on the podcast to talk about what’s happening in Detroit this week.
Guests: Greg Russell, Tonya Murray
Josh Wakely, the creator of the Netflix cartoon Motown Magic, talks about how his Detroit-inspired children’s show came to be.
Guests: Josh Wakely
Organizations: Motown Magic
Liz Parker of the Yes/No Detroit blog talks about what’s happening in Detroit. Plus, the Detroit Music Awards and David Kiley of Encore Michigan.
Guests: David Kiley, Liz Parker, Mike Geeter, Nestor Gomez
Organizations: Encore Michigan, Yes/No Detroit Blog
John Sauvé, the artist behind the orange Man in the City sculptures that can be found on rooftops throughout the city of Detroit, talks about the project.
Guests: John Sauvé
Organizations: Man in the City
Detroit stand-up comedian Simply Shanell joins Seth and Becky on the podcast to talk about what’s happening in Detroit this week.
Guests: Bart Dangus, Connor Meade, Gary Graff, Simply Shanell
Organizations: Detroit Music Awards, Planet Ant, The Independent
Evrod Cassimy, the morning and noon news anchor on Detroit’s WDIV / Local 4 News, joins Seth Resler to talk about his new R&B album, Newzic.
Guests: Evrod Cassimy
Jewell Dziendziel of The Bite Tonight Detroit food blog, joins Seth and comedian Alana Gonzalez to talk about what’s happening in Detroit this week.
Guests: Alana Gonzalez, Ann Delisi, Jewell Dziendziel
Organizations: Essential Music, The Bite Tonight, WDET
Jason Hall, the founder of RiDetroit and of Slow Roll Detroit, joins Seth and Becky on the podcast to talk about biking in Detroit.
Guests: Jason Hall
Organizations: RiDetroit, Slow Roll
Kyle Sweeney and Madison Reitzel, the owners of the board game shop Loaded Die in Ferndale, talk about their gaming events.
Guests: Kyle Sweeney, Madison Reitzel
Organizations: Loaded Die
Mike Ransom, the chef behind Ima, named ‘Restaurant of the Year’ by the Detroit Free Press, talks about his Japanese noodle houses.
Guests: Mike Ransom
Caleb Malooley, singer and guitarist for the rock band the Gasoline Gypsies, joins Seth and Becky on the podcast to talk about what’s happening in Detroit.
Guests: Bailey Sisoy Isgro, Caleb Malooley
Organizations: Detroit History Club, Detroit History Tours, Gasoline Gypsies
Dan Riley, the President of Axle Brewing and the Livernois Tap in Ferndale, drops by the podcast to talk about the history of the beer and the beer hall.
Guests: Dan Riley
Organizations: Axle Brewing, Livernois Tap
Comedian Paolo Busignani joins Seth and Becky to talk about what’s happening in Detroit, including the Mo Pop music festival, the World Series of Bowling, and the new season of Broadway in Detroit.
Guests: Alyson Jones Turner, Gary Graff, Paolo Busingnani
Organizations: Detroit Sound Conservancy
Mary Ann Wilkinson, the new Executive Director of The Scarab Club in Detroit, talks about the long, rich history of the art club and its future.
Guests: MaryAnn Wilkinson
Organizations: Scarab Club
Singer Apropos talks about what’s happening in Detroit this week. Also: Bonnie Mellos of Empty Bowls and Tim Kiska of the Detroit History Podcast.
Guests: Apropos, Bonnie Mellos, Tim Kiska
Organizations: Detroit History Podcast, Empty Bowls
Shannon Cason, a champion storyteller who has been featured on The Moth and Snap Judgement, and hosts his own podcasts, Homemade Stories and The Trouble.
Guests: Shannon Cason
Organizations: Homemade Stories Podcast, The Trouble Podcast
Detroit stand-up comic Josh Adams joins the podcast to talk about what’s happening in the Motor City. Also: movie man Greg Russell and American Scoreboard.
Guests: Chris Burney, Fran Kirmser, Greg Russell, Josh Adams
Organizations: American Scoreboard
Cyrus Tetteh is one of two official photographers for the city of Detroit and the man behind the Neighborhood Natives exhibit at the Detroit Public Library.