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New York Said

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New York, NY

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Teacher, sales associate, officer, tobacconist, rebel, MTA worker, artist, drifter - who? These are the people in your neighborhood. Hosted by Amon Focus, the New York Said podcast features in-depth artful conversations with people you don't often hear from, to hear things that aren't often shared (said), spotlighting life in New York. This is what New York Said. New episodes available on Tuesdays.

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@newyorksaid

Language:

English


Episodes

Tuesday Talks: Brandon Wilson

8/22/2017
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Live from DUMBO today’s guest on the show is Brandon Wilson. Brandon talks monkey brains, music, muay thai boxing, gaming, eating crazy stuff, the art world, mixtapes, manga and more. The Cliff Notes Boys and Girls High SchoolDo The Right ThingEverybody Hates Chris Chris Rock Jansport StringsStealing Lee Patches 8 Ball JacketsJordansStarter JacketsSupremeFilasHandball Jeezy - SnowmanWhat makes art valuable BBC Beyond Comics: GekidoBuggzy in Friday The 13thNinja ScrollBasiliskX/1999Final...

Duration: 00:49:44


Tuesday Talks: Timothy Roquemore

8/16/2017
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Live from Tompkins Square Park today’s guest on the show is Timothy Roquemore. Timothy and talk about building a brand, design, product development, street culture and visual merchandising. We also converse in-depth about his luxury sneaker company, Ralph Lauren and Loro Piana. The Cliff Notes Jean-Michel BasquiatFashion InstituteJeffrey WrightJulian Schanbel’s ‘Basquiat’GQEsquire Perry EllisRalph LaurenCross Colours Karl KaniWilli SmithDapper DanWalker Wear The Mighty Shirt KingsRap...

Duration: 01:21:14


Tuesday Talks: Bob Mankoff talks Esquire, The New Yorker, Cartoons, Humor, Jewish Culture and Augmenting Human Creativity

8/8/2017
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Today’s guest on the show is Esquire’s Cartoon and Humor Editor, Bob Mankoff. I had the opportunity to visit Bob at the Esquire offices and we had a serious conversation about humor. I mean we really had a lot of fun just breaking it down into little tiny philosophical and theoretical morsels and then putting it back together again. We also talked about his position at Esquire, augmenting human creativity, two cool cats, the balls to be funny, submitting cartoons, intense logic studies and...

Duration: 00:46:27


Tuesday Talks: Tyler Kristian on Music, Anxiety, Fitness and More

8/2/2017
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Tyler Kristian talks Music, Anxiety, Fitness and More The Cliff Notes ESPN - The BarbershopSharon BryantRick Gallwey DylanOxymorronsNeticDepersonalization DisorderBrazilian Jiu-Jitsu Dirty Souf Yankee™ Stay Up to Date with Tyler Kristian Instagram Photograph of Tyler provide by Dirty Souf Yankee™ This episode is sponsored by Gorilla Coffee.

Duration: 01:10:56


Stephen Gross talks Print Making, Climbing, Commercial Photography and More

7/26/2017
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The Cliff Notes Brooklyn BoulderDoctor StrangeInceptionThe MatrixLegosEncyclopedia BritannicaJoy Division RecordsMade by Factor RecordsThe ClashCBGBClash at Bond’s CasinoSchool of the Art Institute of Chicago Commercial Photography Epson 9600Smith Rock, OregonCrater LakeCannon Beach Stay Up to Date with Stephen Gross Stephen Scott Gross Brooklyn Editions Facebook Instagram (You can listen and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Subscribe on Android, iHeart Radio, Mixcloud,...

Duration: 00:48:16


#055: Geronimo talks GoGo, Hustle, Google, Bourbon, Trans and Much More

7/19/2017
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Stay Up to Date with Geronimo Knows Instagram: All the Fly Kids Show SoundCloud: The All the Fly Kids Show Facebook: All the Fly Kids Show Twitter: All the Fly Kids Show The Cliff Notes DC Metro vs. MTA Influences Go-Go Music Backyard Band Junkyard Band Wale - Pretty Girls Slim Charles Doing the Butt Kid N Play -Rolling with Herb E Luv Bug It’s Your Thang - Salt N Pepper Movie: Good to Go Movie: Krush Groove Nelly - Hot in Here Rest in Peace: Chuck Brown Beat Your...

Duration: 01:52:47


#054: Andrew Kalleen talks Bringing a Piano into the Subway, Music Theory and the NYPD

7/12/2017
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Live from the Bedford-Stuyvesant, Amon and Andrew Kalleen talk Music Theory, Busking, Playing Piano in the Subway, Welcomed Collaborations, the NYPD and much more. (You can listen and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Subscribe on Android, iHeart Radio, Mixcloud, TuneIn, Stitcher, PodBean, PlayerFM, Google Play or listen via the media player above.) The Cliff Notes Getting into Music Sublime, Bradley Nowell New Classical Bach Mozart Beethoven Chopin Wurlitzer...

Duration: 01:09:59


#053: Amon Focus shares his Journey to New York Said

7/4/2017
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Live from the Lower East Side, Amon Focus shares his journey to New York Said: Volume Three as well as answering a bunch of questions from his father. (You can listen and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Subscribe on Android, iHeart Radio, Mixcloud, TuneIn, Stitcher, PodBean, PlayerFM, Google Play or listen via the media player above.) The Cliff Notes This episode is sponsored by Gorilla Coffee.

Duration: 02:03:49


#052: Carol talks Getting Dragged, Moist Snacks, Gorilla Coffee, Jaws & More

6/27/2017
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Live from Gorilla Coffee I kick it with Carol McLaughlin about Gorilla Coffee, Poetry, Getting Dragged, being Pro New York, Subtle Condescension and more. (You can listen and subscribe to the podcast on Apple Podcasts, Subscribe on Android, iHeart Radio, Mixcloud, TuneIn, Stitcher, PodBean, PlayerFM, Google Play or listen via the media player above.) Stay Up to Date with Carol McLaughlin Gorilla Coffee Instagram Twitter Facebook -- The Cliff Notes KithVinnie’sKey FoodSteak-umm...

Duration: 01:42:13


#051: Ari Speaks on Law Enforcement, NYC Bullies, Life on the Farm & More

6/20/2017
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Duration: 02:28:42


#050: Diego talks Evil Books, Opioids, Crack and Heroin

6/13/2017
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Today’s guest on the show is Diego. The other day I was walking to Washington Square Park looking to meet some content creators but they weren’t there. There was schedule mix up because Instagram’s algorithm gave me an old post and I thought the meet up was that day, I was wrong. On my walk back home I ended on Houston Street. As I was walking, I walked past Diego is sitting on the corner. He had a sign that read he was homeless as well as a change cup by his feet. As I turned the...

Duration: 00:40:50


#049: Stephen talks Personal Freedom, Finding Wealth and Putting Foot to Action

6/7/2017
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Today’s guest on the show is Videographer and Content Creator, Stephen R. McFadden. In this episode we talk about the misconceptions of Mississippi, house parties, street dreaming, getting fired, growing dreads, interning at BET, weird interview questions, personal freedom, finding wealth, putting foot to action and much more. Stay Up to Date with Stephen R. McFadden McFadden Creative Instagram Links the the Stuff We Talked About Canon XL1 Animal Farm Jackson,...

Duration: 02:04:20


#048: Boo Mitchell talks Memphis Serendipity, Uptown Funk and Royal Studios

5/30/2017
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Last week I spent about a week in Memphis, Tennessee capturing Sun Studios, Graceland, Stax and of course the legendary Beale Street. On the last day of the assignment, we wrapped shooting at around 1am and I had the opportunity kick with it Lawrence "Boo" Mitchell in a parking outside of a spot called Beauty Shop. It’s crazy because about an hour before meeting Boo, I was talking to my friend Jay about the podcast and he immediately started talking about how I should get Boo on show. He...

Duration: 00:23:00


#047: A Conversation with Asante Amin

5/23/2017
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Duration: 00:57:04


#046: Dot talks about Growing Out of the Hood

5/17/2017
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Today’s guest on the show Dot. Dot grew up in Brownsville, Brooklyn in the 80s. If you know anything about Brownsville period then you know that you are in for some stories. We talk about the Dot talks about the crack era, shootouts, prison, turning it all around as a small business owner in the Optical Field and much much more. I’m outta here, enjoy the talk. Links to the Stuff they Talked About Super Rich: A Guide to Having It All Steven Spielberg Hype Williams Mad Rapper Calvin...

Duration: 01:47:29


#045: Tarik Star Baker talks Discovering his Talent to Create Accessories, Business Development and Premium Shoelaces

5/10/2017
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Today’s guest on the show is Tarik “Star” Baker, head designer and founder of AGLIT ITALY. In this episode we talk about growing up in Hempstead, Long Island, owning barbershops, getting his start in design, discovering his talent to create accessories, business development, Premium Shoelaces and much much more. I’m outta here, enjoy the talk. Stay Up to Date with Tarik “Star” Baker Instagram AGLIT ITALY™ AGLIT ITALY™ Instagram How Aglit Italy’s Premium Shoe Laces Are Changing...

Duration: 00:37:36


#043: Alexander Sumner talks about the Difference between Style and Fashion, The Grateful Dead, Vintage Shops as well as the Four Components of a Well Made Suit

5/3/2017
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Quick Summary: Today we talk with Alexander Sumner about the Difference between Style and Fashion, The Grateful Dead, Vintage Shops as well as the Four Components of a Well Made Suit -- If you know me, you know I’m not the most stylish person in the world. I mean that in the sense of being suited up to the nines. I think my style is more sporty or efficient… if you will. Or better yet, ninja like or unassuming. When I’m out capturing the places I visit, I don’t really want to be seen. I...

Duration: 01:15:01


#043: Cey Adams talks the Power of Culture, Giving Back, Logos, Album Covers, Paintings and Murals

4/26/2017
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I met up with Cey Adams at his studio in Brooklyn and talked about his journey as an artist in New York. We discuss his motivation to give back and inspire those who will carry the mantle of creativity forward. We also discuss his contribution to the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture and much, much, more. Janette Beckman Talking Points (In No Particular Order) Stay Up to Date with Cey Adams Official...

Duration: 01:06:03


#042: Giuseppe González talks Mixology, Tough Choices, Hustle, Patience and Fortitude

4/19/2017
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I met up with Giuseppe at his bar Suffolk Arms and we talked about Puerto Rico, graffiti, films, tough choices, hustle, patience, fortitude and much much more. (You can subscribe to the podcast at iTunes, Subscribe on Android, iHeart Radio, Mixcloud, TuneIn, Stitcher, PodBean, PlayerFM, Google Play or listen via the media player above.) Thumbnail Photography by Liz Clayman Stay Up to Date with Giuseppe González Suffolk Arms Spotify Playlists Facebook Instagram -- Links to the...

Duration: 01:46:59


#041: Candida Boyette-Clemons shares her Experiences at BET, MTV, VH1 and the results of giving 110 Percent

4/11/2017
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Today’s guest on the show is Candida Boyette-Clemons. She is currently the Vice President of Original Programming over at VH1. I met up with Candida at Bryant Park to talk about her experiences at BET, MTV, VH1, the results of giving 110%, gratitude and much much more. Please enjoy. Stay Up to Date with Candida Boyette-Clemons Twitter

Duration: 00:42:50

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