Bourbon 'n BrownTown
SoapBox Productions and Organizing's affiliate podcast pairs critical analyses of media, culture, politics, and everyday happenings with the tastiest of spirits. With the occasional help of Chicago’s most talented and creative activists, filmmakers, academics, and social entrepreneurs, BrownTown (friends and SoapBox colleagues Caullen Hudson and David A. Moran) unpacks current events, social issues, and gives personal insight into various topics.
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“There’s a lot of beauty and there’s a lot of freedom in a way that feels liberatory [...] that’s just being present and not feeling the need to be validated by all of the things that we were told and socialized had to validate us in order to be worth growing up.”
MATTHEW MANNING | Co-Founder, Gumbo Media
Live Podcast Events
Enjoy BrownTown? Have the team host an event at your school, organization, institution, or event! Help BrownTown continue to integrate and amplify community voices around various political, cultural, and everyday topics to analyze, discuss, and further call to action holistic solutions and dialogue around its many themes in a participatory nature. Drop us a line if you would like to explore a more creative, equitable, and holistic world with us. #BnBLive
Fiendsh | Featured Artist
Fiendsh is a producer hailing from Bangkok, Thailand. Starting his career as a DJ high school, he moved to Chicago to further pursue music and soon transitioned to creating his own content. Fiendsh has released two EPs, “Al Capone” and “Gold Pope”, with his most recent release “To The End”. With similar sonic stylings to J. Dilla, Madlib, Kanye West, and MF Doom, Fiendsh is currently prepping his “Holy Sunday Series” where he will be releasing one previously unheard song every week, for free, on BandCamp. Listen to more about his life and work on Episode 23 - Hip-Hop 2.0.