13 episodes

From multimedia brand UNPOPCULTR, Day One Fans is a podcast that celebrates music, film, art and culture and explores the complexities of being a creative of color.

Day One Fans UNPOPCULTR

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 13 Ratings

From multimedia brand UNPOPCULTR, Day One Fans is a podcast that celebrates music, film, art and culture and explores the complexities of being a creative of color.

    Beats, Rhymes, Reflecting The Times

    Beats, Rhymes, Reflecting The Times

    Hip-hop is without question the most influential genre of music and has the power to educate, uplift and shift cultures around the world. In this episode, we talk with Writer & Educator, Tierney O about her work as Director of Production at EdTech company Flocabulary which specializes in creating educational hip-hop videos for students across the world.

    Discussed in this episode

    Currently Obsessed:
    Mereba, The Jungle is The Only Way Out
    https://open.spotify.com/album/40L9yPrh6yD1ECI3ofNfPc?autoplay=true&v=L

    Lion Babe, Cosmic Wind
    https://open.spotify.com/album/61daGwqgh0MGK2MigtyVfv?si=aH47nVGYTZWJDPaqRUvwRw

    Broad City
    Drake, So Far Gone

    The Body Keeps The Score by Bessel van Der Kolk M.D. https://www.amazon.com/Body-Keeps-Score-Healing-Trauma/dp/0143127748

    Molly Burch, To the Boys https://open.spotify.com/track/1sKtOBf6mxUPM59b0Darbs?si=8ufakI-4SvyqCgnPMX7tVA

    Robyn, Honey https://open.spotify.com/album/0IAaNxxKPy68UkxhKVtIcz?si=pabIbthHSkWTNHtUoiwRsA

    The Matrix
    Epigenetics
    It Didn’t Start With You by Mark Wolynn
    https://www.amazon.com/Didnt-Start-You-Inherited-Family/dp/1101980389

    Topic:
    Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj https://www.netflix.com/title/80239931
    Social + Emotional Learning https://casel.org/what-is-sel/
    The ACE Study https://www.cdc.gov/violenceprevention/childabuseandneglect/acestudy/index.html
    Common Core Standards http://www.corestandards.org/
    Music Production
    Growth Mindset Theory https://www.learning-theories.com/mindset-theory-fixed-vs-growth-mindset-dweck.html


    Social Media:
    Day One Fan's IG @dayonefans
    Tierney @tierney_O
    LaChelle @createdbyelle
    Brand @unpopcultr
    Podcast Playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/c9q67jxxvwj9g5g7fz6ifjbm1/playlist/2fjsGplhScncPLds8XWB3A?si=kGzzfmwgSQGjpufmIFC8tg
    Send questions + voice notes to dayonepod@gmail.com

    • 52 min
    Freelancin' Ain't Free

    Freelancin' Ain't Free

    The gig economy is shaking things up in the American workforce. In this episode, we talk with Filmmaker & Visual Artist, Jahmel Reynolds about the benefits and challenges of being a freelancer and/or a full time artist.

    Discussed in This Episode:

    Currently Obsessed:
    Black Monday https://www.sho.com/black-monday
    Weird City https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fMnq5v8yZp4
    Avengers, The Marvel Universe + DC Comics
    Latasha https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BO1DwmUbtnY

    Topic:
    The Gig Economy https://www.forbes.com/sites/johnfrazer1/2019/02/15/how-the-gig-economy-is-reshaping-careers-for-the-next-generation/#7ad119f949ad

    The Emcee Memoirs https://www.unpopcultr.co/blog/2017/4/2/the-emcee-memoirs-a-cinematic-lp
    Ren Revolution
    https://twitter.com/Renrevbk

    Social Media:
    Sponsor IG @listeningpartypresents @canalstreetmarket
    Day One Fan's IG @dayonefans
    Jahmel’s IG @jahmelr
    LaChelle’s IG/Twitter @createdbyelle
    Brand IG/Twitter @unpopcultr
    Podcast Playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/c9q67jxxvwj9g5g7fz6ifjbm1/playlist/2fjsGplhScncPLds8XWB3A?si=kGzzfmwgSQGjpufmIFC8tg
    Send questions + voice notes to dayonepod@gmail.com

    • 42 min
    The Art of Masculinity

    The Art of Masculinity

    In the age of calling out toxic masculinity, it’s imperative we expand our idea of masculinity and what it means to be a man. In this episode, we talk with Designer, Painter, Photographer and Educator Jon Key about masculinity in art and media as it relates to being a queer Black man.


    Episode 3

    Currently Obsessed / Intro
    Spring Break Art Show https://springbreakartfair.com/collections/all/jon-key
    Jon & Jarret Key Interview https://www.unpopcultr.co/blog/jon-jarrett-key
    Game of Thrones
    The Good Place

    Codfiy Art http://codifyart.com/
    Violet: Mythologies and Other Truths https://brooklynrail.org/2019/03/artseen/Jon-KeyViolet-Mythologies-and-Other-Truths
    Homebody x Spring Break Art Show https://www.artsy.net/show/ross-plus-kramer-gallery-ross-plus-kramer-gallery-at-spring-slash-break-art-show-2019
    The Man in The Violet Suit https://www.jonkeyart.co/
    Double Consciousness (W.E.B. DuBois) http://kristindoestheory.umwblogs.org/understanding-w-e-b-du-bois-concept-of-double-consciousness/
    The 10th Magazine http://thetenthmagazine.com/


    Social Media:
    Sponsor IG @listeningpartypresents @canalstreetmarket
    Day One Fan's IG @dayonefans
    Jon’s IG @jkey13
    Jon’s website(s):
    Art: www.jonkeyart.co
    Design: https://morcoskey.com/
    LaChelle’s IG/Twitter @createdbyelle
    Brand IG/Twitter @unpopcultr
    Other Info

    Podcast Playlist: https://open.spotify.com/user/c9q67jxxvwj9g5g7fz6ifjbm1/playlist/2fjsGplhScncPLds8XWB3A?si=kGzzfmwgSQGjpufmIFC8tg

    Intro + Outro Music by Illuid Haller

    Send questions + voice notes to dayonepod@gmail.com

    • 47 min
    Gettin' Schooled

    Gettin' Schooled

    Ever considered going back to school to perfect your craft but weren’t sure it was the right move? This episode is for you! We chat with Filmmaker and NYU Tisch School of the Arts graduate student, Efe Kabba about the many highs and lows of going back to school and the art of embracing the process of learning.

    • 54 min
    Chicks by The Layers

    Chicks by The Layers

    We are BACK! In celebration of Hot Girl Summer, we’re having a roundtable discussion on the state of female rap from the perspective of music fans. We discuss the decline and resurgence of women in rap, iconic moments, new girls we’re excited about and decide once and for all, who is the queen of rap. Special thanks to our partners @canalstreetmarket & @listeningpartypresents

    • 1 hr 11 min
    The Other Imposter

    The Other Imposter

    As creatives, we all know what it’s like to experience imposter syndrome but we’re taking it a step further on this episode and discussing how identity can effect those feelings of not being good enough. We chatted with Performer, Writer and Comedian Non Kuramoto about her creative journey, how she copes with and overcomes imposter syndrome as well as the creative liberties that being underrepresented can afford.
    S/O to our partners @listeningpartypresents and @canalstreetradio

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

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13 Ratings

13 Ratings

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