Interview with Our Americana Creator, Josh Hallmark [Episode 17]

Sara sits down to interview Josh Hallmark, the creator behind the Our Americana podcast. They talk about how Josh’s motivation to create the podcast came from a desire to break down molds and stereotypes that he himself has. They also dig deep into the episode featured on the Podcast Brunch Club playlist this month, ”Greensburg, Kansas”. Other episodes from Our Americana that Josh recommends we listen to if we want to continue to explore the theme of Common Ground are “Mount Horeb, Wisconsin” and “Morgantown, West Virginia.” Finally, Josh gives us a little sneak peek into the upcoming episodes we can expect form Our Americana. Josh also works on a number of other podcasts/podcast projects: #2PodsADay (indie podcast discovery project); Playlist (music podcast); Karen & Ellen Letters (comedy podcast); and True Crime Bullsh** (true crime podcast).

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Common Ground: May 2018 Podcast Playlist

Podcast Brunch Club theme: Common Ground

This listening list on COMMON GROUND was curated by Christine Hollins, a member of the Houston chapter of Podcast Brunch Club. I believe podcasts are a great way to learn and I have found many shows that challenge me personally. Like all people, I don’t like everything and have firm beliefs which…

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Water [Episode 15]

Adela, Sara, and Natalie from the PBC chapter in Cape Town all weigh in with their feedback on the episodes from the podcast playlist on Water. Then, in the “What We’re Listening To” segment, Sara and Adela go down the true crime rabbit hole.

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Panoply Launches “Empire on Blood”

Empire on Blood

Panoply, a PBC partner, is launching a new podcast called “Empire on Blood” today! I was lucky enough to get advance access and couldn’t stop listening. It’s a true crime tale set in the Bronx in the early 90s. The story focuses on two young drug dealers who turn against each other. One ends up in prison for a double homicide he says he didn’t commit. Award-winning journalist Steve Fishman deftly guides the listener through a complex story of power, revenge, and justice. All seven episodes are being released at once, allowing listeners to download and binge!

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Water: April Podcast Playlist

Water: Podcast Brunch Club theme

This listening list on WATER was curated by the Cape Town chapter of Podcast Brunch Club. Water is something that most of us take for granted in our day-to-day lives – open a tap, and it’s available, clean and safe. But for many cities, water is fast becoming a precious…

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Adoption [Episode 13]

This month Adela and Sara talk about the Adoption podcast playlist and then go off on a tangent to talk about Sara’s recent article on lady-led podcast in honor of International Women’s Day. Continue reading

Adoption: March 2018 Podcast Playlist

Podcast Brunch Club theme: Adoption

The subject of adoption is a complicated one. It’s never easy. And always steeped in deep emotions…for the adoptees, adoptive parents and the birth parents. As my husband and I are going through the adoption process, I found these podcast eps, as well as many others, helpful in answering some of my questions.

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