16 episodes

Ting-a-ling-a-ling, School Bell ring!
Join us on the playground as we sit down to discuss the Caribbean perspective of the creative experience.
From music to fashion to food and everything else in between.
Two tropical misfits, Kamron & D'Andre take you on a wonderfully creative journey.

Recess: Creative Convos Kamron Waithe & D'Andre Wilson

    • Arts
    • 5.0 • 21 Ratings

Ting-a-ling-a-ling, School Bell ring!
Join us on the playground as we sit down to discuss the Caribbean perspective of the creative experience.
From music to fashion to food and everything else in between.
Two tropical misfits, Kamron & D'Andre take you on a wonderfully creative journey.

    2 With Slight Please? feat. Afiya Francis – Season 2 Episode 6

    2 With Slight Please? feat. Afiya Francis – Season 2 Episode 6

    In this episode, Kamron and D'Andre are joined by Afiya Francis of InSeason Tours – a tourism company dedicated to the exploration of our local culinary landscape. Together, they discuss food as a catalyst for connecting different people together and the fact that T&T cuisine is a melting pot of cultures and flavours from different parts of the world. Do we truly understand the importance of food as it relates to our identity and culture? Are we willing to go beyond the surface regarding our conversations about food? Can we diversify our local economy through food? Let's discuss all of this and more.  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Afiya: @inseasontours

    Wa Yuh Really Sayin'? feat. Christophe Pierre and Shurdelle Jennings – Season 2 Episode 5

    Wa Yuh Really Sayin'? feat. Christophe Pierre and Shurdelle Jennings – Season 2 Episode 5

    In this episode, Kamron and D’Andre are joined by social media, design and branding experts Christophe Pierre and Shurdelle Jennings. They explore the basic concepts of brand strategy and development while discussing the reasons for our own downfalls in owning our identity within branding throughout the Caribbean region. What makes us unique as Caribbean people? How can we take advantage of that uniqueness as it relates to our local brands and businesses? How should Caribbean social media influencer’s strategically approach brand development? Join Kamron, D'Andre, Christophe and Shurdelle as they define branding and break down the strategies that have led to their successful brand ownership over the years.  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Christophe Pierre: @designbyspirit  Follow Shurdelle Jennings: @shurdelle

    Waiz Yuh Story? feat. Shari Petti and Oliver Milne – Season 2 Episode 4

    Waiz Yuh Story? feat. Shari Petti and Oliver Milne – Season 2 Episode 4

    In this episode, Kamron and D'Andre, along with local filmmakers Shari Petti and Oliver Milne, discuss the role of film in the identity and culture of Trinidad and Tobago. They touch on the development of the business side of film as well as the untapped potential of film as a creative art in the Caribbean. Is there truly a film industry? Are we telling the right stories? Has perfectionism stood in the way of filmmaking? Let's discuss all of this and more.  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Shari Petti: @sharipettiii  Follow Oliver Milne: @olliethemilne

    I Woke Up Like Dis? feat. Saché Alexander-George & Ghyanne Jack – Season 2 Episode 3

    I Woke Up Like Dis? feat. Saché Alexander-George & Ghyanne Jack – Season 2 Episode 3

    In this episode, Kamron and D'Andre along with lifestyle bloggers and natural hair advocates Saché Alexander-George and Ghyanne Jack discuss the climate of beauty today in Trinidad and Tobago. They each discuss their natural hair experiences and their struggles with self acceptance in the age of colorism and anti blackness in the Caribbean. What does it mean to be beautiful in an era of monolithic beauty standards and generalized social media highlight reels? Have we as women internalized these standards to fit our own narratives for the sake of ‘fitting in’? What does it actually mean to be a beauty influencer? They discuss these things and more in today’s episode!!!  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Saché: @napturallysach  Follow Ghyanne: @beautyoutspoken

    Why Isn’t Innovation #ForTheCulture? feat. Kyle Maloney – Season 2 Episode 2

    Why Isn’t Innovation #ForTheCulture? feat. Kyle Maloney – Season 2 Episode 2

    In this episode, we are joined by the extremely brilliant and innovative Kyle Maloney; co-founder of six technology driven companies across a myriad of industries including Tech Beach, F1rst and Chef Made. After his splendid rendition of a Jamaican accent, the conversation begins by detailing his entrepreneurial journey and reflecting on his past failures that would have ultimately led to his current success. Why are we so behind in the technological curve as a region? Why are we holding on to antiquated solutions? Why are we preparing the next generation for a world that no longer exists? Let's explore all of this and more!  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Kyle Maloney: @kylemaloney_f1

    Does Rhythm Make The Soul Of Ah People Dance? feat. Freetown Collective & Jimmy October – Season 2 Episode 1 (Part 2)

    Does Rhythm Make The Soul Of Ah People Dance? feat. Freetown Collective & Jimmy October – Season 2 Episode 1 (Part 2)

    In Part 2 of this episode, Kamron, D'Andre, Freetown Collective and Jimmy October pick up from where they left off. They continue to talk about the lack of transparency in the local music industry, the lack of succession planning and the dog eat dog nature of the industry, assuming that an industry actually exists. They also talk about the responsibility of an artiste, the value of telling stories in art and the importance of authenticity in the creative process. Listen to the continuation of Episode 1 as they all share moments of adversity within the industry and steps that should be taken in order to push the culture forward.  For all things Recess, check us out over here: https://linktr.ee/recesspodcast  Follow Freetown Collective: @wearefreetown  Follow Jimmy October: @jimmyoctober

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
21 Ratings

21 Ratings

regaldaria ,

🙌🏾

Thank you guys for having these conversations and sharing them! I love every episode!

Zuwena James ,

Thank You

Your content is raw, and real!! ❤️💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽💃🏽
Appreciate it !

sgh9710 ,

Must listen!!

The hosts do a great job at narrating the journey as a creative and the creative process! The guests so far have been such a great fit and also contribute their paths and how it led them into the creative field. Love hearing Trinis succeed in podcasting, so keep it up!!!

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