What Does This All Mean?

What Does This All Mean?

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An exploratory journey into what it means to be a human. When existing in a dynamic society becomes humdrum, the notion of marching among the living seems like an expedition far away. Open up the window to your soul and let the breeze in while asking yourself: what does it mean to live a fulfilling life? What does this all mean?
Achieving The Impossible - Jeremy Gilley
Sep 17, 2018 • 115 min
Mike and Jeremy Gilley recount Jeremy’s journey to discovering his truth. How he met the Dali Lama. How he achieved what some said was an impossible idea in making International Peace Day a reality. How this day has impacted tens of millions of people…
The Rule of Three’s - Ken Kragen
Jun 21, 2018 • 22 min
How do you bring “impossible” ideas to life? Mike Posner and Ken Kragen discuss the journey of making an impact - from the Hands Across America to We Are the World to Ken’s Rule of Three and why it works.
Mental Health & Emotional Fitness in the Public Eye with Alex Banayan
Jun 14, 2018 • 49 min
Have you ever wondered what it’s really like behind the lens of fame? Or what it takes to have long-term success? Mike Posner and Alex Banayan speak candidly about Mike’s journey, the ups and downs, and how to maintain longevity. Mike describes how he…
Decoding the Art of Risk Taking with Alex Banayan
Jun 4, 2018 • 65 min
Alex Banayan speaks to Amor Fati Music Academy attendees on the art of risk-taking. He recounts the first time he truly listened to his intuition, the rollercoaster that was his journey to secure one of his top interviews for “The Third Door,” and how it…
Tear Drops and Balloons
Mar 7, 2018 • 42 min
‘Tear Drops and Balloons’ is the audiobook to Mike Posner’s first book of poetry scored by Mike himself. By holding nothing back and showing no mercy in his words, Mike has created a body of work that showcases his ability to open his own wounds…
The Soldier & The Boy (9-1-2016) (Live in Madison)
Feb 15, 2018 • 5 min
In the summer of 2016, The Legendary Mike Posner Band played 66 shows in three months, on three continents. While on tour, Mike performed a new poem each night. The Legendary Mike Posner Band had never heard these poems until they were on stage. In other…
Dear Mom (8-2-2016) (Live in Chicago)
Feb 8, 2018 • 7 min
In the summer of 2016, The Legendary Mike Posner Band played 66 shows in three months, on three continents. While on tour, Mike performed a new poem each night. The Legendary Mike Posner Band had never heard these poems until they were on stage. In other…
I Believe (6-24-2016) (Live in Indianapolis)
Feb 1, 2018 • 7 min
In the summer of 2016, The Legendary Mike Posner Band played 66 shows in three months, on three continents. While on tour, Mike performed a new poem each night. The Legendary Mike Posner Band had never heard these poems until they were on stage. In other…
How To Have An Epic 2018
Jan 18, 2018 • 9 min
Mike welcomes his listeners into the new year and shares tools to help recalibrate your life direction. Through quick and fun exercises, Mike challenges you to find new daily routines that will help bring your goals to fruition.
Burning Man
Jan 10, 2018 • 40 min
Mike shares his thoughts on self-identification and community building in the wake of his experience at Burning Man. By stripping himself of his social identity, Mike walks his listeners through his re-discovery of why he makes music, the experience…
Shep Gordon — How to Balance Success and Spiritual Growth
Jan 3, 2018 • 75 min
Mike sits down with legendary music manager, Shep Gordon, at his home in Maui. Shep shares stories with Mike about cooking for the Dalai Lama, his dynamic outlook on death, the art of managing superstar artists, and how he learned to be comfortable in…
Dr. Mark Anthony Neal — Race in America, White Guilt, Making a Difference
Dec 21, 2017 • 127 min
Mike has the privilege of speaking with African American Studies and Duke professor, Dr. Mark Anthony Neal. They speak on race in America, music in America, white guilt and advice he has for 18 to 30 year-olds looking for their purpose in life. Mike also…
Alex Banayan & Chaplain Kevin Deegan — Dealing With Death: How to Grieve
Dec 14, 2017 • 145 min
Mike Posner and Alex Banayan share a passionate conversation about the deaths of their fathers with Hospice Chaplain, Kevin Deegan. Alex Banayan is a Forbes ‘30 under 30’ member and at the age of 19 became the youngest venture capitalist ever. He is…
Sharon Salzberg — Loving Kindness Guided Meditation
Dec 1, 2017 • 7 min
Sharon Salzberg leads Mike and his listeners through a Loving Kindness Guided Meditation that focuses on the quality of connecting with yourself.
Sharon Salzberg — Meeting the Dalai Lama, Meditation, Buddhism, Art
Nov 30, 2017 • 88 min
New York Times Bestselling author, Sharon Salzberg, joins Mike and speaks on her experiences as a Buddhist meditation teacher in the west. As a former student who has now evolved into a teacher, she discusses meeting the Dalai Lama, her meditation…
Deepak Chopra — Guided Meditation
Nov 24, 2017 • 10 min
Dr. Deepak Chopra asks listeners to turn their attention to that which is listening and seeing as he leads a Direct Meditation with Mike.
Deepak Chopra — The Path to Enlightenment, Meditation, and the Buddha
Nov 22, 2017 • 60 min
Mike welcomes Deepak Chopra as his first ever guest on his podcast series. Having pioneered the Meditation movement and collaborated with Oprah, Dr. Chopra and Mike speak about the path to enlightenment at the Chopra Center in Carlsbad, California.
What is Real? How to Decide What to Do With Your Life
Nov 16, 2017 • 24 min
Mike starts the third chapter in his life by attending the Advanced Landmark forum in Portland, Oregon. After initially thinking the forum was a cult that was too good to be true, he realizes it’s true value and leaves transformed. Editing and Music by…
What I Learned Spending 7 Days in Isolation
Nov 2, 2017 • 89 min
Mike travels to the Tara Mandala Buddhist Monastery in Pagosa Springs, Colorado to spend one week in isolation. Nestled in a one-room cabin with no electricity, running water or human contact, Mike documents his thoughts into a daily journal and soon…
The Possibility of Being Here
Oct 19, 2017 • 18 min
Mike attends the Landmark Forum in Culver City, CA. After spending three days with 120 other people, he describes the time he spent there as “tricking his mind into seeing itself”. Letting go of the decisions you made in your past is the first step into…
An Introduction to Meditation
Oct 12, 2017 • 17 min
Mike Posner leads listeners in a guided meditation. Mike explains what his meditation routine looks like and expels myths about the practice. Anyone can adopt this simple technique to harness the power of the human mind.
Who Knows? — Meeting Kanye West and Transforming Failure into Success
Oct 1, 2017 • 25 min
A humbling experience with Kanye West in a New York elevator steers Mike to embark on an unforeseen adventure with his friend Big Sean. With ‘Cooler Than Me’ making its waves through college dorms, Mike stares blankly at a sociology paper in Duke’s…
The Sun Is Always Shining
Aug 23, 2017 • 11 min
An encounter with a trainer in a North Hollywood gym leads Mike to observe despair from a different vantage point. When tragedy strikes in life, it’s simple to forget the sun’s rays are still beaming behind the gloomy cloud looming over. A dark cloud…
Happy Father’s Day
Jul 27, 2017 • 10 min
Mike Posner visits his father’s gravesite in a riveting, impassioned excerpt on what life has entailed since losing him. Although the tears he shed last Father’s Day are now dry, the spiritual encounter he felt still vibrates through his words as he finds…