16 episodes

Mista Pierre is in conversation with guests from music, culture and politics as well as a generous smattering of everyday people. Guests share seminal songs and the inspiring stories behind them.

Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show Mista Pierre

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Mista Pierre is in conversation with guests from music, culture and politics as well as a generous smattering of everyday people. Guests share seminal songs and the inspiring stories behind them.

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 4 "The Sequel" with David Nathan

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 4 "The Sequel" with David Nathan

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.Discover the raw and thrilling energy of 1974 New York through David's eyes. He recounts navigating the city's initial grit and discovering its vibrant opportunities, including an unforgettable Aretha Franklin concert at Radio City Music Hall. As David adjusts to his new surroundings, his connections with industry icons and attendance at a black gospel church in Harlem illustrate the profound influence of music and community on his life.D...

    • 1 hr 42 min
    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 3 with "Normski" Anderson

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 3 with "Normski" Anderson

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.Something is electrifying about the click of a camera shutter capturing a moment in time, and no one knows that better than Normski, the man behind the lens in the golden age of UK hip-hop. My conversation with this photographic maestro takes us from chuckles over technology's quirks in podcasting to the profound depths of personal and cultural identity. Laugh along as we transcend technical malfunction, discourse dysfunction, and life's ...

    • 1 hr 16 min
    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 2 with Leeanne Adu

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep 2 with Leeanne Adu

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.When the clock strikes midnight on your 39th birthday, it’s not just another year ticked off; it’s a heralding in of a new era, brimming with opportunities just waiting to be seized. And that's precisely the vibe Leenanne Adu brings to this episode of Fortified 45s. Armed with a bucket list dreams and the wisdom gleaned from personal and professional evolution through the years. Her laughter is infectious, her stories, a vibrant tapestry ...

    • 1 hr 36 min
    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep1 with Cyril Nri (Part 2)

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep1 with Cyril Nri (Part 2)

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.It's February 2024. As I stroll under the rare azure canopy of London, I'm here to share the enlightening continuation of my dialogue with Cyril Nri. We dive into a reflective journey through New York's storied streets, muse on the timeless melodies of Stevie Wonder, and consider the art of becoming someone else through the lens of actors. Our conversation is a patchwork of cultural epochs and personal tales, We bring to light the s...

    • 1 hr 22 min
    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep1 with Cyril Nri

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 3 Ep1 with Cyril Nri

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.As the new year unfolds, I invite you to wrap yourself in the comfort of shared stories and profound insights with our guest, the profoundly talented Cyril Nri. His journey through stage, screen, and voice acting reveals the textured layers of an artist's life, embedded with the echoes of an Igbo heritage and the resilience of a culture. Cyril's voice has breathed life into characters in ways that defy the norm, and his tales extend beyon...

    • 1 hr 18 min
    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 2 Ep 4 with David Nathan

    Mista Pierre's Fortified 45s Show - Season 2 Ep 4 with David Nathan

    Send us a text with your support, comments or feedback.The Soulful Journey of David Nathan: Legacy and InfluenceJoin us on a soulful journey as we engage in a heartfelt conversation with the British Ambassador of Soul, Mr. David Nathan, fondly known as Uncle D. From the streets of London to the vibrant soul music scene, David Nathan, with his five-decade-long career, he brings a wealth of wisdom to our dialogue. We delve into his fascinating experiences, from witnessing racial discrimina...

    • 2 hr 3 min

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