By Ear Hustle & Radiotopia
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Ear Hustle brings you stories of life inside prison, shared and produced by those living it. The podcast is a partnership between Earlonne Woods and Antwan Williams, currently incarcerated at San Quentin State Prison, and Nigel Poor, a Bay Area artist. The team works in San Quentin’s media lab to produce stories that are sometimes difficult, often funny and always honest, offering a nuanced view of people living within the American prison system.
||ExplicitSo Long||Leaving an organization or community often calls for an exit strategy – even in prison.||20 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDown Low||Inside San Quentin, if you’re gay you hide it. But if you’re trans you can’t hide it.||6 6 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Row||Death row is almost like a prison within a prison.||23 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCatch a Kite 2||You've asked (via postcard) and we have answers!||9 5 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThick Glass||Parenting is never easy, but from prison it's especially challenging.||25 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Workaround||Looking good and feeling good matters just as much on the inside, as on the outside.||11 4 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitDirty Water||Sex trafficking crimes are hard to talk about. In this episode, Sara and LA share their individual experiences of being “in the life.”||28 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFirsts||“Firsts” in prison can be especially memorable.||14 3 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSeason two preview||Coming March 14: Season two of Ear Hustle!||28 2 2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitEar Hustle Bonus: Songs From S1||Just in time for the holidays, meet some of the musicians of San Quentin, whose songs were featured in season one.||20 12 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGetting a Date||There are only a few ways to leave prison: serve your time, get out early on parole... or escape.||25 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitGold Coats and OGs||Dealing with aging and death is never easy. In prison, it's especially challenging.||11 10 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLeft Behind||How do inmates with profoundly long sentences cope with their realities, and maintain a sense of hope and well-being as the years pass?||27 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitUnwritten||The color of your skin influences your life on the inside, from sharing food to celebrating birthdays.||13 9 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe Boom Boom Room||Being married in prison is common. Opportunities to get intimate with your spouse are not.||30 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCatch a Kite||Earlonne and Nigel answer questions mailed in via postcard, aka "kites," from listeners around the world.||9 8 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitThe SHU||The hole, the box, solitary confinement… stories from four men who spent years completely isolated in prison.||26 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLooking Out||Meet Rauch, a man incarcerated at San Quentin who has figured out how to “look out” for dozens of critters around the place.||12 7 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMisguided Loyalty||While the perceived thrill and glamour of gang life are often too strong to resist, the hard consequences of this seduction can last a lifetime.||28 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitCellies||Finding a roommate can be tough. Finding someone to share a 4' x 9' space with is a whole 'nother story.||14 6 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitMeet Ear Hustle||Ear Hustle brings you the stories of life inside prison, shared and produced by those living it.||25 5 2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Looking forward to a few of these I've been in many uk prisons so I know what that's like but I enjoy my podcasts and will find the stories very interesting when they hit my ears soon..
Signed rehabilitated and reformed man.
this gon be lit tbh
Recommended by Nate @ The Memory Palace.
Looking forward to this podcast.