This episode of To a Certain Degree sees Nick interview filmmaker, performance artist, writer, storyteller, and all around renaissance guy Banks Helfrich. And he's funny, so you're in for a treat when you listen to this episode. I guess then it's a treat for your ears? And your brain. And maybe your hands, if you want to gesticulate wildly along with the recording. That's a really good idea for a podcast, hand signals for the listener. Can we get someone on that? This episode was recorded on September 10, 2018, on WPRK FM. To a Certain Degree is a weekly radio show on WPRK featuring makers, artists, and professionals who are doing something neat. You can listen live every Monday on 91.5 FM in the orlando area, or stream it on wprk.org. Consider subscribing to the show on itunes, or Google Play. And visit toacertaindegree.com, where you can also find past shows and information on upcoming appearances.
What makes an album obscure? Is it a major artist hating his first LP and not letting it get re-released? A musician that believes a release is evil and pulls it from the stores a week before release? On this episode of Odd Numbers, we take a look at 11 obscure adjacent albums.
On this episode of To a Certain Degree, Jen Vargas bursts out of your chest and into your heart. Wait, that doesn’t work at all. But there are a lot of movie references, creative blocks, and musical ponzi schemes. Along with that, four movie-inspired Bad Business Ideas™ make the final cut. Pro. This episode was recorded on January 30, 2017, on WPRK FM.
On this week’s episode of To a Certain Degree, Stefanie Esquijarosa joins Nick to talk about how she ended up at the job of her dreams. As with many of these types of jobs, it wasn’t the path she’d thought she’d take at all. Along with her story about the Florida Film Academy, you’ll also hear some truly fiery Bad Business Ideas™, what can loosely be described as audio engineering, and very few recommendations on cashing in your college fund to make a movie.
“No, I’m not going to put the soap on the back burner. I’m going to take the soap off the oven, because why is it even on there in the first place? I’m going to throw it in the garbage, and I’m going to make you take out the trash.”
This episode was recorded July 25, 2016. Listen to the whole conversation in the player above, or click on the links below to go to a specific segment of the show! No spoilers (probably)! Miller is the guest this week, and we do a pretty thorough wrap up of the pop culture event of the summer, Comic… Continue reading Miller John