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Let Me Introduce Myself is a podcast where Dan Issitt interviews people with interesting stories to tell. What was it like to grow up in Belfast during the troubles? How do you become a professional footballer? What happens when your heart stops working but you still want to run marathons? If you've got a story that needs to be told, contact Dan on letmeintroducemyselfpodcast@gmail.com

Let Me Introduce Myself Daniel Issitt

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Let Me Introduce Myself is a podcast where Dan Issitt interviews people with interesting stories to tell. What was it like to grow up in Belfast during the troubles? How do you become a professional footballer? What happens when your heart stops working but you still want to run marathons? If you've got a story that needs to be told, contact Dan on letmeintroducemyselfpodcast@gmail.com

    Southern Stereotypes with Dixie Prole

    Southern Stereotypes with Dixie Prole

    *This was recorded on Zoom so please excuse any audio issues*


    In this episode Dan talks to the hosts of Dixieland of the Proletariat. Dixie Prole podcast is about Southern working class history and current events from a Leftist perspective. It’s hosted by Tommy, Kate, Tyler, Nelson and William. In this episode Tommy, Kate and Nelson tackle the stereotypes of the south - racism, guns, capitalism and most importantly - grits. 


    Find Dixie Prole Podcast: 
    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/dixieland-of-the-proletariat/id1489833003


    Support them on patreon: 
    https://www.patreon.com/dixieprole


    For some leftist history lessons, subscribe to Kate’s YouTube channel: 
    https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC48vsOf52-Zgj3XjPFmXOeA


    Follow Tommy on PS or Xbox: 
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    • 1 hr 17 min
    Tales From The Ranch with Neil Kennedy

    Tales From The Ranch with Neil Kennedy

    What is it really like being a music producer in the world of rock and roll? We often have visions of sex, drugs and throwing televisions out windows but the reality is probably a little bit different.


    Today, Dan chats to Neil Kennedy, music producer and fellow podcaster, about producing music on a farm, why being a touring rock star isn't for everyone and how upcoming bands are the most fun to work with.


    If you want to find out more about Neil you can do so by checking out the links below:


    http://ranchproductionhouse.com


    Content from the Ranch podcast:


    https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/content-from-the-ranch-production-house/id1511167534
     
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    • 1 hr 3 min
    The Tyranny of Low Expectations - Peyton Chitty

    The Tyranny of Low Expectations - Peyton Chitty

    Over 48% of adults in America suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease so it is more common than you might think. In this episode Peyton talks about his journey with discovering and navigating his heart disease. He also talks about how he manages his pacemaker while running marathons, surfing and skating and how your life changes when you are suddenly faced with your own mortality.


    If you want to buy and read Cardiac Athletes, you can do so here:


    https://www.amazon.co.uk/CARDIAC-ATHLETES-Ambassadors-Lars-Andrews/dp/0993038913/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1392INPT773HD&dchild=1&keywords=cardiac+athletes&qid=1602680581&sprefix=cardiac+ath%2Caps%2C145&sr=8-1


    If you or someone you love suffers from heart disease and you need some advice and support, the British Heart Foundation offer an amazing help line which anyone can access.


    https://www.bhf.org.uk


    Dan is also currently running a fundraiser for CALM (Campaign Against Living Miserably) and you can donate to that here:


    https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/31gamesofterror?newPage=True&fbclid=IwAR26_KKMQeORqQHpFPGgr9pYhjf0PHntRUCTK-GxgQ-LxStQQu-MwzU5NiA
     
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    • 1 hr 4 min
    Becoming a Professional Footballer - Brooke Hendrix

    Becoming a Professional Footballer - Brooke Hendrix

    In this episode Dan talks to Brooke Hendrix, professional footballer and West Ham alumni. Learn about how Brooke moved from being a fully fledged ninja turtle to taking the plunge and travelling the world as a professional footballer.


    You can find Brooke on instagram:
    @brookehendrix_


    https://www.nwslsoccer.com


    https://womenscompetitions.thefa.com


    https://www.thisgirlcan.com
     
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    • 40 min
    Growing up in The Troubles - Paddy McKeating

    Growing up in The Troubles - Paddy McKeating

    In this episode Dan and Paddy explore what life was like growing up Catholic in Belfast during the Troubles. Paddy talks pretending to go to mass (even still), getting bricks thrown at his head in under 12 football matches and thinking that bombed out buildings just happened everywhere.


    Check out Orla McKeating's podcast Sh!t Happens here:


    https://www.orlamckeating.co.uk


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    https://bodenparkcoffeeco.com
     
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    • 53 min
    Let Me Introduce Myself

    Let Me Introduce Myself

    Hello and welcome to Let Me Introduce Myself! In this podcast, Dan will be asking important life questions of his guests who all have incredible stories to tell.


    If you have a story to tell and want to be involved, you can contact Dan below:


    letmeintroducemyselfpodcast@gmail.com
     
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Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

MariaInMaryland ,

Pleased to meet you, hope you guessed my name.

I absolutely love hearing about people’s stories and their experiences! Dan is great at getting a conversation started and keeping it going while allowing his guest to take the conversation in the direction they would like to take it. I love that the conversation is very organic feeling! Even though the first episode is about The Troubles from the perspective of someone roughly my age, it reminds me of being a child and listening to my grandparents tell me about their younger years. (That’s meant as a compliment because I loved hearing about my grandmother growing up in Mexico ca. Mid 1930’s-60’s ) I cant wait for more episodes!

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