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This epic podcast will go to all of the 250+ neighborhoods in Los Angeles and talk to the people. Hosted by Tony Pierce and produced/edited/music by Jordan Katz, this ambitious journey is scheduled to take 14 years to complete. So buckle up.

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    • Society & Culture
    • 4.8 • 24 Ratings

This epic podcast will go to all of the 250+ neighborhoods in Los Angeles and talk to the people. Hosted by Tony Pierce and produced/edited/music by Jordan Katz, this ambitious journey is scheduled to take 14 years to complete. So buckle up.

    Willy Christie - Growing weed is the Gateway Crop to Gardening

    Willy Christie - Growing weed is the Gateway Crop to Gardening

    Willy knows how to grow the good stuff. He says it's better than 95% of what you can get at your corner shop. He does it naturally. He does it for love. He moved here from Kansas to be in it all. He is also a musician whose band Kukuni just might be the type of vibe you want when you are itching for Rush, minus the screaming guitars and crazy drums. He is putting the High in Highland Park.

    • 1 hr 27 min
    Gordon Henderson - Garvanza's funky artist on punk rock, his annual calendar and raising a child in LA

    Gordon Henderson - Garvanza's funky artist on punk rock, his annual calendar and raising a child in LA

    Mild mannered Gordon Henderson is one of KPCC's announcers whose voice you've no doubt heard countless times. Today we learn from about how rewriting the Bible (and taking all the pesky religious bits out) as a lad brought him closer to God via art. He has tales about Poppy Peak, Spaceland, and what a store owner thought of his portrait of their business.

    • 56 min
    Jane Borden - You definitely want to be invited to her Lincoln Heights dinner party

    Jane Borden - You definitely want to be invited to her Lincoln Heights dinner party

    Jane Borden is a comedian, writer, author, and wife to the sexiest man in Lincoln Heights. We talk about religion, cults, MAGA, and why Ted Koppel shouldn't dismiss his guests so quickly.

    • 58 min
    Dante Mitchell - a Leimert Park Prince

    Dante Mitchell - a Leimert Park Prince

    The poet, hooper, rapper, and educator on gangs, books, and why he calls himself The Prince of the Ghetto.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Senon Williams has been part of LA’s favorite Cambodian-fronted band for 20 years.

    Senon Williams has been part of LA’s favorite Cambodian-fronted band for 20 years.

    The native Angeleno sat in with what would become Dengue Fever just to be nice. It’s been really nice in East Hollywood.

    • 1 hr 9 min
    Asking a Biblical Scholar about Abortion and Loan Forgiveness

    Asking a Biblical Scholar about Abortion and Loan Forgiveness

    Dr. Arik Greenberg is a professor at LMU in Westchester. He teaches the New Testament, something a bit unique for a man who was born Jewish. But then again, who better to talk with about where the Bible stands on some of today's hottest topics revolving the GOP's assault on women's rights and of students who are buckling under giant tuition loans.

    • 1 hr 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

jrmaasters ,

Neighborly conversations with incredible Angelenos

Really great conversations with an amazing cross section of the incredible individuals who call LA home. This is one of the very few endeavors that captures the true essence of Los Angeles. Tony is brilliant. I hope he doesn’t stop until he’s interviewed every last Angeleno.

Michelle Lecours ,

Tony really knows LA

I love how Tony gets deep with his guests. You never know what road they’re going to end up on. He really gets this funky and unusual details out of people. Xox Champagne

Yummers88 ,

Compelling. Fascinating. Tony Pierce

I’ve loved @busblog for years! There’s no better perspective/voice/guide to bring you to all the strange and wonderful places and people that make a city (LA) live and breathe than Tony Pierce! Must listen.

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