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Your Hometown

Storytelling Podcasts

A show about growing up and how where we’re from shapes us forever. Join Kevin Burke as he interviews prominent and everyday guests about coming of age in their hometowns.

A show about growing up and how where we’re from shapes us forever. Join Kevin Burke as he interviews prominent and everyday guests about coming of age in their hometowns.

Location:

United States

Description:

A show about growing up and how where we’re from shapes us forever. Join Kevin Burke as he interviews prominent and everyday guests about coming of age in their hometowns.

Twitter:

@YHTPodcast

Language:

English

Contact:

9144694786


Episodes

Darryl “DMC” McDaniels Part 2 – Hollis, Queens

2/16/2021
This is part 2 of a “double-album” interview with Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, who grew up in Hollis, Queens in the 1960s, ’70s, and early ’80s, where he became one of three founding members of the Hall of Fame hip-hop group, Run-DMC. Hear DMC talk about his childhood passion for comic books, how they introduced him to his hometown of New York City and inspired his creativity as a rapper, and how they ultimately informed his search for meaning and identity as the adopted son of Byford and Banna...

Duration:00:57:55

Darryl “DMC” McDaniels, Part 1 – Hollis, Queens

2/2/2021
In the first of a two-part interview, Kevin Burke speaks with Darryl McDaniels, the legendary hip-hop artist from Hollis, Queens, where he and his two friends formed one of the truly pioneering groups in American music: Run-DMC. Darryl was the “DMC” in that equation, and together with Joseph “Run” Simmons and Jason “Jam Master Jay” Mizell, he put Hollis on the map for an entire generation. Before then, Hollis was the neighborhood where they were kids growing up in homes and on streets where...

Duration:01:07:38

Your Hometown Trailer: Everyone Was Young

1/26/2021
Hear from our host, Kevin Burke, on the importance of telling the stories of the highs, lows, and unforgettable moments of childhood through Your Hometown.

Duration:00:02:18

Your Hometown Trailer: Preview of Guests

1/18/2021
Hear from two of our guests and get the first glimpse of our exciting launch season based in New York City.

Duration:00:02:37