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Brothers Before Others is a grab bag of limited-run podcasts focused around how we live our lives, what we love, and what we do. The first salvo is The Way We Move, an examination of the gap between how we grew up and how we live now.
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: dub, July, & Jamz on “Bodak Yellow” by Cardi B||Jamila Rowser takes the reins and leads a posse cut with David Brothers and Julian Lytle about one of our favorite songs this year: Cardi B's Bodak Yellow. You know where she at. You know where she be. You in the club to party—she gets paid a fee.||11/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitJust Because: Bigglestone Goes To The Women’s Convention||This episode features Branwyn Bigglestone. She attended the Women's Convention with her mother in October, and came away from it energized and full of knowledge she wanted to share. Visit essays.iamdavidbrothers.com for show notes.||11/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Jamila Rowser on “SpottieOttieDopaliscious” by OutKast||Jamila Rowser is a creator, cosplayer, and hustler. She's a big fan of OutKast's SpottieOttieDopaliscious, a seven-minute epic charting two journeys from boyhood to manhood. It's a real funky song, and Jamila brings a vital perspective.||11/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Dana on “Caught In The Middle” by Paramore||Dana's about to turn thirty and feeling it! Luckily, Hayley Williams and Paramore are here to help her through it. We talk about emotional resonance, growing into a band, and the disconcerting and cool "Caught In The Middle" by Paramore.||11/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Pedro Tejeda on “Banned From TV” by Noreaga, Nature, Big Pun, Jadakiss, Styles P, & Cam’ron||Pedro Tejeda is a Queens cat, and he grew up with a strong appreciation for New York rap. Noreaga's classic cut Banned From TV features some of the illest lyricists of their day, a hot beat, and at least a dozen unforgettable bars.||11/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Leila del Duca on “The Chariot” by The Cat Empire||Leila del Duca draws comics for a living, and when she needs a break from our traumatic political situation right now, she goes to "The Chariot," by The Cat Empire, a song about finding new ways to fight and making sure you have a good time.||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Morgan Jeske on “This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)” by The Talking Heads||The artist Morgan Jeske is fascinated by several aspects of "This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)" by The Talking Heads. It's composed of non-sequiturs, but the resulting openness makes the song intensely relatable. Let's dig in.||10/18/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Erika Schnatz on “All Star” by Smash Mouth||Erika Schnatz is an illustrator and designer, and she makes a compelling case for Smash Mouth's "All Star," often seen as a punchline, being a really endearing and enjoyable song. You know what? She's right.||10/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: David Brothers on “Soundtrack 2 My Life” by Kid Cudi||David Brothers delivers a solo Speakertalks, as he discusses how Kid Cudi's "Soundtrack 2 My Life" and music in general helps him navigate through depression. Hip-hop saved his life.||9/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitSpeakertalks: Raf Gaitan on “Tonight Will Be Fine” by Leonard Cohen||Leonard Cohen's "Tonight Will Be Fine" has been there for Raf Gaitan right when he needed it. Raf digs into the subtle ways songs affect us and why Cohen was so good at being blue in this episode.||9/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|