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Episode 62: “Nu Africa” with Roye Okupe of YouNeek Studios

Backpack Matt holds down the fort again this week. Considering all the fanfare surrounding Black Panther and Wakanda, we invited founder of YouNeek Studios, Roye Okupe, to shed light on the comics industry. We talk to the DMV-resident comic book publisher about his Nigerian heritage, the intricacies behind creating and marketing a comic book, technology, and representation of Africans and African-Americans in comics world. #NecessaryListening Follow Roye and YouNeek Studios: Roye on...


Episode 61: "Follow Codes, Study Game" with Amir Henriquez of Dry Goods & Garments

Backpack Matt holds down the fort while Geronimo is in Trinidad visiting fam for a few. Amir Henriquez, native Washingtonian and founder of Dry Goods & Garments stops by to talk about the indie clothing hustle, cultural changes in DC, and the rise of crypto currencies. #NecessaryListening For more information on Dry Goods and Garments: Learn more about the AyaUplift Workforce Development Training Program at...


Episode 60: "Fresher Than the Harvest" with Boe Luther + Wallace Kirby of Hustlerz 2 Harvesters

The difficulties returning citizens face when establishing a legitimate life upon release from prison are well-documented. We also know there are many economically disadvantaged neighborhoods throughout the country lacking supermarkets and healthy food options. Boe Luther + Wallace Kirby are working to change both realities in Clay Terrace, the Northeast DC neighborhood where they grew up. They are the founders of Hustlaz 2 Harvesters, an urban agriculture organization which aims to teach...


Episode 59: "Explore the Moment" with Carl Maynard of Walk With Locals

Too few of us take time to be tourists where we live. This reality is where Carl Maynard saw an opportunity and launched Walk With Locals - A monthly walking tour, inspired by its Instagram city guide predecessor With the Locals (, making city [re]discovery fun for new and longtime DC residents. We talk to Carl about what he saw lacking in the DC walking tour business, what he's learned about DC as tour leader, expanding the concept to other cities, and the role social...


Episode 58: "Create Your Own Glow" with Diego Downtown

Geronimo flies solo this week as he interviews DC-based fashion blogger, Diego Downtown. They talk about Diego’s love of DC, how his work and that of other DC fashion bloggers helps change the perception of the Nation’s Capital lacking style, and how to stand out in the oversaturated blogosphere. #NecessaryListening Follow Diego: Twitter - Instagram - Facebook - Diego Downtown website -...


Episode 57: "...And Counting" with Randi Gloss of GLOSSRAGS

This week's guest is Randi Gloss, founder of the GLOSSRAGS clothing line + And Counting series - A collection of t-shirts honoring black victims of police violence and increasing awareness through what she's coined "wearable activism". Our conversation runs the gamut of her work as a social entrepreneur and activist, maintaining good mental health while on the front lines, her picks for top social moments online, and lessons she's learned in the almost four years she's been a business...


Episode 56: "Coast to Coast or Local" with Modi Oyewole of Trillectro

You may have never attended a Trillectro music festival but you probably know the name. We invited the festival co-founder, Modi Oyewole, to the Full Service Radio studio this week to learn more about the brand's evolution from one-day music festival to bi-coastal event series, his college radio show turned blog (DCtoBC), Geronimo and Modi's days as Rock Creek Social Club co-founders, and how digital marketing and communications have allowed him to criss-cross the US over the past ten...


Episode 55: "The Dream is More Than Process" with Michell C. Clark

Michell (pronounced Mih-kell) C. Clark is a Social Media Influencer + Expert + Curator. Geronimo and Matt talked with him about the meaning of "influencer," why it's become a dirty word, his ascent from full-time employee to creative entrepreneur, the potential effects Net Neutrality could have on us, starting a music blog (Artistic Manifesto) while he was a cadet at West Point, the social media ecosystem, what he could give up on a 30-Day Culture Fast, and much more. #NecessaryListening...


Episode 54: "Cleaner Than Your Church Shoes" with June Sanders of DTLR

Two episodes in one week? This is correct. We had to make a minor schedule adjustment but you can still expect new episodes on Tuesdays as usual. This was our first episode recording from our new home at Full Service Radio inside The LINE Hotel's DC location (opens January 2018). Geronimo and Matt decided to kick things off with June Sanders, product designer for DTLR and Villa. Whether you live in the DMV or not, many of you are familiar with his work - From creating the staple Luxe-T of...


Episode 53: "Flash Frequency" with Kevin Chambers

Episode 53 led us to the Adams Morgan neighborhood in DC with multimedia artist + father, Kevin Chambers aka Flash Frequency. This brother has done a lot and has much to say. We cover everything from growing up in Texas and then moving to the DC area, how he got his start in music production and graphic design, a nerd out moment between he and Backpack Matt where they talk all things coding, major music media not completely understanding the DMV music scene, bitcoin, fatherhood and more....


Episode 52: "Icon Living" with Malik the Dope Drummer

Still in pop-up mode, we recorded this episode at the Wildhand Workspace which is the A Creative DC headquarters in the Brookland neighborhood of Washington, DC. We finally caught up with Malik Stewart, better known as The Dope Drummer, to talk everything from growing up Rastafarian, a few marching band drumline stories exchanged between he and Geronimo, playing alongside Usher and meeting other big name music acts, and the creation of his band D.O.P.E. (Definition of Percussion...


Episode 51: "Splash of Paper" with Erin Corley of Adidas

The Universe truly has it’s own way of leading us where we need to be. Geronimo was in NYC over the weekend and linked with one of his good friends, Erin Corley. Erin is general manager of Adidas Originals in SoHo, the #AdiGawd, and one of the most reinventing people you could meet. This was one helluva interview which unfortunately ended up getting cut short and had some static in the mix(thanks modern technology). There were way too many gems dropped for us not to put this one out....


Episode 50: #ATFKOneYear Live from &bar

One year of podcasts in the bag! &pizza gave us access to its Chinatown location in DC for the night to celebrate our first year in the game. We took the celebration upstairs to vibe out at &bar, the first of two bar concepts &pizza has launched in the city. We brought in a friend of the show, writer/journalist Marcus K. Dowling, to co-host this episode and had some great conversations with former guests: Chris Bradshaw - Founder/Executive Director of Dreaming Out Loud Inc. Vickey Ford -...


Episode 49: OktoberFresh Live from Blind Whino

As we prepare for our one year anniversary episode, this week we're giving you a sorta kinda throwback from last month's OktoberFresh event. We collaborated with Dreaming Out Loud and the good brothers of The Wayfarer Study who host Help The Pour (available on SoundCloud and Apple Podcasts)on this event. We also linked up with The Wayfarer Study to do our first live show together. Lots of beer and plenty of laughs. Our guests this episode were: Zachary Curtis - Founder and Owner, Good...


Episode 48: "Fresh Code" with Malik Jarrett and Doyle Song

The Eat vs Enemies: Battle to Uplift the City Pop-Up is just five days away so of course we had to get friend of the show, Doyle Song of Enemies Forever, and Malik Jarrett of EAT. to give us the breakdown on the event. We get a few details from Malik on his background leading up to creating one of the most recognizable brands coming out of DC. Both guys also go into the importance of maintaining DC's identity through street fashion, why hate and exclusion are more disrespectful to the city...


Episode 47: "One for the City" with Morgan Hungerford-West

Sending out well-wishes to one of our inspirations to do this show, the OG Reggie Ossé aka Combat Jack, as he battles stage 4 colon cancer. May all the love and effort you've put into the craft be shown to you as you return to good health. Three interviews away from our 50th - Woot Woot! *In our Juggalo voice* Today's episode also marks our final at Impact Hub DC. It has been a great run but we're now taking our act on the road and across the city for a while. To close out things out, we...


Episode 46: "Make 'em Highlight My Simplest Lines" with Imani K. Brown

Backpack Matt returns! This episode, we talk to tattoo artist, illustrator and entrepreneur Imani K. Brown about her artistic roots, being an unconventional person in a mostly conventional environments like Clark-Atlanta University and a Zeta Phi Beta line, her love for Kawaii culture and twice annual Japan trips, the legendary and recently closed Pinz-N-Needles tattoo shop in DC and how Kendrick Lamar really wants to be Isaiah Rashad. Plenty of unpopular opinions discussed on this one....


Episode 45: "The Get Back" with Ricky Dreamer

Ricky Dreamer is a father, husband, educator, entrepreneur and creative director. He is the founder of Dream for Purpose, "a creative house based in East America" and one of the most driven, ambitious guests we've had. We get into the mechanics of DFP and also discuss his start in the music industry, working with his friend and mentor Kenny Burns at Studio 43, what happens when you lack humility, falling off and then getting back, the Richmond music scene and what lies ahead for Ricky...


Episode 44: "Tapes and Beat Breaks" with Judah

Our apologies for the sound issues last week. We're good money now. Geronimo Knows sat down with music producer and creative, Judah, in studio this week. They covered everything from his start as a music producer, DMV Hip-Hop and still being only one generation in with its rap scene, having a successful career independent of the music industry, buying watches as investments, Critical Place Theory and much more. #NecessaryListening Spread the word and follow us. All The Fly Kids on...


Episode 43: "Photo, Flash, Focus, Record" with Kate Warren

Kate Warren, aka GoKateShoot, is a photographer and creative entrepreneur whose work has been featured in The Washington Post, The New York Times, Playboy Magazine to name a few. This week's convo covered everything from pushing creative boundaries and making the art you want to see in DC, the #PussyGrabsBack and Impolite Company photo series, working with the first hijabi woman to pose for Playboy Magazine, her upcoming projects with the Hirshhorn Museum and FotoweekDC, what's good on TV...


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