Jon and Pete talk with artists, authors, musicians, filmmakers, athletes and creators about their processes, challenges, origins, relationships that influenced their work, and what brings them to the place where they perform at their peak.
Doc Shauna Springer - Beyond The Military
Shauna “Doc” Springer is a best-selling author, frequently requested keynote speaker, and one of the world's leading experts on psychological trauma, military transition, suicide prevention, and close relationships. She is the author of WARRIOR and the co-author of BEYOND THE MILITARY.
2020 was hard on everyone mentally. There's lots to be learned from Doc Springer as she helps us trim back the things that seek to bury us. Enjoy this therapeutic episode that anyone, not just veterans, can enjoy.
John Bonzo Butler - Lasso the Moon and Madeleine Marsh
John "Bonzo" Butler is a multi-instrumentalist. Among the many things Bonzo has done is co-found the Lasso The Moon project. As COVID locked down live music, folks in the London scene wanted to continue doing what they love. John Dunn is a fellow Lasso the Moon project member. Thus, the Lasso the Moon isolation sessions were born.
This is a very relaxed episode between friends who all love music. The Johns (being one Jon short – our own Jon LG), Wes and OL Pedro as the catalyst for great conversation.
Frank Agin - AmSpirit Business Connections
Frank Agin is the founder and president of AmSpirit Business Connections, where he works to empower entrepreneurs, sales representatives and professionals around the country to become more successful through networking.
Being a fellow podcaster himself, Frank talks about why he brings 5 business cards to a 100-person meeting, how he sorts out who’s worthy of his time, where does he go next with his podcast and more.
Joe Posnanski - The Baseball 100
Joe Posnanski has been named Sportswriter of the year by 5 different organizations. He's widely recognized as the best sportswriter of his generation. His latest book is a history called Baseball 100. Joe has worked this project for years, slowly evolving it and crafting into it's current form. An 808 page opus of biographical baseball essays. If you've got a baseball lover in the house, this book is an easy win...Joe is masterful in his lay down...thorough in his history and provocative in his numbering.
Aaron Casserly Stewart - The Sounds of Blackness
Aaron Casserly Stewart is a force! He's a singer, manager, professor, producer, board member, advisor--the list is long and impressive. Aaron is joined by our friend Singer/Songwriter Matt Hoy. Matt's day job is singing for UB40, With Ali and Astro. Aaron manages Matt's solo work.
Matt's returning for his 3rd visit to the show to discuss his new project-as we get to know Aaron's work as well. This is a fantastic episode as we explore music, love and creating a better world.
Jay Bushman Novel Advice: Practical Wisdom for Your Favorite Literary Characters
Jay won an Emmy for his work as a writer and transmedia producer on the groundbreaking series ‘The Lizzie Bennet Diaries,” an interactive adaptation of Pride and Prejudice. He was the co-creator and co-showrunner of the sequel interactive series, “Welcome To Sanditon.”
Jay is also a well-educated literature head who's ready to battle Pete A Turner character for character! Goethe's Werther...oh ya. We go there. Listen and maybe you’ll find out what Batman and Hamlet have in common.
Amazing work by Pete and Scott. I learn something every time
Fair and informative every single time.
Super amazing podcast with the best host!! Highly recommended!