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A stream-of-consciousness podcast from singer/songwriter, etc., M. the Heir Apparent.

A stream-of-consciousness podcast from singer/songwriter, etc., M. the Heir Apparent.
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United States

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A stream-of-consciousness podcast from singer/songwriter, etc., M. the Heir Apparent.

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English


Episodes

Episode 11 - Hit With the Spirit

12/2/2019
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The eleventh episode. Discussed: My appreciation for your positive feedback, [edited for content], being the Dean Koontz of podcasts, the films of Ruben Östland (Force Majeure, The Square) and Sean Baker (Tangerine, The Florida Project) vs. movies like Moonlight, building up this varsity level audience, the seasonal quality of celebrity, the creative virtue of the video game The Witness, and getting hit with the spirit of high art. Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:50:29

Episode 10 - Phantom Thread

11/25/2019
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The first double-digit episode. Discussed: My creative collaborator, Gawain Mathews, the last three Paul Thomas Anderson films (There Will Be Blood, The Master, and Phantom Thread), feeling physically and psychologically defeated while running, deferring to other people's opinions, and classic anime movies. Mentioned: Gawain Mathews (musician/engineer/producer). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:01:04:29

Episode 9 - Oh, Really?

11/18/2019
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The re-recorded ninth episode. Discussed: Ancestry and adoption, the movies "Good Will Hunting" and "Searching for Bobby Fischer," heroism and human nature as depicted in the movie "Force Majeure," witnessing a traumatic car accident, being attacked by a dog, reports from suicide attempt survivors ("The Bridge," documentary), the Oakland Ghost Ship fire that killed 36 people in 2016, and the surreal experience of your eventual death. Mentioned: Ned Buskirk (You're Going to Die), Stephen...

Duration:01:02:26

Episode 8 - Poop Stains

11/11/2019
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The hateful eighth episode. Discussed: Performing with Matt Nathanson at Wente Vineyards in Livermore yesterday, yawning, Jack Conte's advice to "publish at eighty-percent", and a dusting of other topics. Mentioned: Jack Conte (Scary Pockets, Patreon), Brian Bergeron (music), Jefferson Bergey (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:01:04:32

Episode 7 - State of the Union

11/4/2019
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The "Slevinth" episode. Discussed: A state of the union-type commentary on my creative life over the last few years and on seriously considering shifting my creative focus away from music and songwriting towards wherever the podcast is leading me. Mentioned: Gawain Mathews (producer/engineer), Jack Conte (Pomplamoose/Scary Pockets, Patreon), Jake Coco (music), Pat Hull (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:01:01:34

Episode 6 - Wheezing the Juice

10/28/2019
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The sixth episode. Discussed: The importance of *yawn* sleep, performative people, squandering money and power, hydration, revisiting history, Life is Beautiful ("Buongiorno, Principessa!"), my seventh grade English teacher, the state of the podcast, time slipping away, and my encroaching cultural irrelevance. Mentioned: Or, the Whale (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:57:48

Episode 5 - Mother's Makeup

10/21/2019
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The fifth episode. Discussed: The cadence of comedy, using silence as a skill, and an unexpected interruption leads to the topic of embarrassing stories, including an emotional experience when your boy was shamed for using his mother's makeup. Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:01:00:28

Episode 4 - Pristine Sneaker Life

10/14/2019
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The fourth episode. Discussed: Everything else is just prologue to talking about pooping, and trying to live that Pristine Sneaker Life! Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace

Duration:00:53:09

Episode 3 - The Lava Claim

10/7/2019
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The magic number episode. Discussed: The jewel of this episode is a reading of "The Lava Claim," a hilarious short story by my friend, Brad Sanzenbacher. Otherwise, we discuss my noise sensitivity, navigating fear on stage, and getting in a fight with my girlfriend's neighbor. Mentioned: Brad Sanzenbacher (writing). Music: "Adventure" and "Home" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:50:38

Episode 2 - S.A.D.

9/30/2019
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The second episode. Discussed: The composer of our theme music (Disasterpeace), creative confidence, Macbeth, work ethic, seasonal affective disorder (S.A.D.), the importance of exercise, and becoming a de-motivational speaker. I also make fun of your "questions," and beam about my brother's dog. Mentioned: Matt Evans (Sleepy Holler/Reddening West; music), Megan Slankard (music), Adam Faucett (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:58:59

Episode 1 - The Curious Case of Adam Duritz's Hair

9/23/2019
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The first episode. Discussed: The checkered history of my musical influences and some other stuff, but mostly Adam Duritz from the Counting Crows, the curious case of his hair, and the time I told him to "get the fuck out of my way." I also answer your questions from Instagram. Mentioned: Tom Rhodes (music), Aaron Marsh (comedy), Kyle Williams (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:57:54

Episode 0 - Ahoy!

9/15/2019
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The pilot episode. Discussed: School, speaking, self-care, self-esteem, self-consciousness, scars, the cis-male gaze, self-sabatoge, screen time, social justice, and selling systems of belief. Mentioned: Jeff Campbell (music), Annah Anti-Palindrome (music), Pat Hull (music). Music: "Adventure" by Disasterpeace.

Duration:00:49:19