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A discussion about love and fear within the creative and passionate minds. We all feel a type of way about something. Hosted by Ben Slowey. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ben-slowey/support

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A discussion about love and fear within the creative and passionate minds. We all feel a type of way about something. Hosted by Ben Slowey. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/ben-slowey/support

    Dylan Finley, The Unknown King

    Dylan Finley, The Unknown King

    I sat down w hip hop artist, multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter Dylan Finley, who goes by "The Unknown King". His latest release is a re-recorded version of old track "Key to My Heart". He is currently based in Oshkosh. We discussed Dylan's origins w music, seeing Metallica at Lollapalooza, his transition from hip hop to more rock-oriented sound, Oshkosh's music scene, and hating racist people.


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    • 46 min.
    Raquel Galindo (RockzSolid)

    Raquel Galindo (RockzSolid)

    I sat down w business owner, activist and hip hop artist Raquel Galindo, who went by RockzSolid when she still made music. She is co-founder of Hip Hop Chess Club and of Brewed Fresh Records. We had some alcohol as we discussed Raquel's days of rapping, chess and hip hop, the record label and her artist promotions, egos in the Milwaukee scene, and the COVID test (you know, the swab up your nose...).


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    • 44 min.
    The Oshi

    The Oshi

    I sat down w hip hop-R&B artist The Oshi, who dropped her debut self-titled EP last year. This past Friday she dropped a new single, "Big Money" featuring Rio Dinero and Zef. We discussed Leosha's beginnings w music, her EP track by track, listening to your spirit, setting the vibe in the studio, and what she's working on now.


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    • 27 min.
    DJ Gemini Gilly

    DJ Gemini Gilly

    I sat down w DJ Gemini Gilly, who's officially been spinning for about a year now. She's DJed a number of quarantine events related to Black Lives Matter and social justice. We discussed Gilly's love for sharing music from a young age, 2000's nostalgia, getting her first gigs right before quarantine, working w Leaders Igniting Transformation, and how she's felt as a black woman right now.


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    • 59 min.
    Hans Jaeger

    Hans Jaeger

    I sat down w my friend Hans Jaeger, who fronts indie pop band Deep State Park (formerly Peacebone), plays guitar in Cream Vellum, and rhythm guitar in Tacoma Washington Weekday Club. Originally from the Waukesha area, he's been active in Milwaukee music since high school. We had an extensive conversation about middle school isolation, Hans' West Nile Crows project, academia, the summer, and all the projects he's currently in.


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    • 1 u. 51 min.
    Alex Brower

    Alex Brower

    I sat down w Alex Brower, who is running for Milwaukee Public School District 5. He's Executive Director of Wisconsin Alliance for Retired Americans, a union officer in the Milwaukee Teachers' Education Association, founding member of the New Economy Credit Union Organizing Committee, and a former candidate for City Comptroller. We discussed Alex's vast history of being involved w community organizing and the labor movement, Right to Work in Wisconsin, his campaign for MPS, his work w retirees, and his 2018 hunger strike for earning substitute teachers health benefits. To support him, please visit his website at voteforalexbrower.org .


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    • 1 u. 25 min.

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