Way Off the Record

Way Off the Record

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The podcast about people and their (untold) stories that need to heard.


Cousin Brittany
Sep 1 • 45 min
I sit down w dear cousin, Brittany (https://www.facebook.com/brittany.abel1?__cft__[0]=AZXgxteQD3dtFb-0xc76YfdTrjkNqHQS1Tgrivv6KGv5wlFz4DD5jQ2uyG5E7Bqn_C6gX9e5r-lWYw1dKkdDpgZfQLwHgGfiWTo7qGMdHTHFtR0rgFZs2ge1674fO0nZBPc&__tn__=-]K-R) as we learn of her…
Antonio Biaggi
Jul 19 • 39 min
We talk all about the porn industry, open relationships, running for local office and teaching flamenco to small kids, among other things. Also discussed is how all of this is affected by coronavirus. Antonio was so open and lovely and very patient…
Olympia (Dukakis) the documentary
Jul 2 • 76 min
To learn more about the film and to view the trailer: https://www.olympiathefilm.com/trailer (https://www.olympiathefilm.com/trailer) Facebook live-stream. 9 July, 2020 www.facebook.com/olympiathefilm (www.facebook.com/olympiathefilm) Check your city for…
Constance Cooks
Jun 14 • 38 min
Constance has a BA, MA, and PhD and an offer to teach Feminist Art at the University of Saskatchewan at Regina. But she has a cooking problem. Rather than move to the Great White North to find stability (and universal healthcare), she slings cocktails and…
Shana Tucker
Apr 10 • 70 min
Shana and I talk about our decades-long friendship and artistic collaborations, photo shoots, PR and album cover design for SHiNE 1.0 (and 2.0), etc. A big part of that relationship, early on, included hue, the trio she formed with Maritri/piano & guitar…
Maria
Mar 29 • 30 min
Maria and I have been friends forever. She is an amazing human, and she shares with us some calming coping strategies for this difficult time. Links for Babbling Brook https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=64eIdY9GQN4&list=RD64eIdY9GQN4&index=2 Sara Auster,…
Carolyn
Mar 25 • 25 min
I speak with my dear friend, Carolyn, about everything that’s going on. We talk about strategies to get through this difficult time as we look to what’s next. This is the first of a long-running series of episodes that we hope will give our listeners some…
Maritri 2.0
Mar 24 • 50 min
NOTE: This is a bridge episode before we launch our “Corona Check In” series. In this episode, we speak again with Maritri, our dear friend and consummate musician. We talk all about how life has changed for her and our friends and family. Maritri, like…
Rachel Green ( the real one )
Mar 15 • 49 min
We talk with actor, comic, stand-up, violinist Rachel Green about being a sex/body-positive woman in 2020 NYC. Slut energy/the ethical slut, body positivity, misogyny et al. are discussed, and how that impacts Rachel’s life and career. The theme of this…
BrianAlex
Mar 8 • 59 min
BrianAlex Mindlin is a singer-songwriter turned global brand strategist, turned singer-songwriter. (He also happens to be a former boss of mine!) A Bennington College-educated pianist and guitarist, his songs highlight an attention to metaphor, emotion,…
Miss.Dirty.Martini
Mar 1 • 51 min
Dirty is a legend in the NY nightlife scene and internationally renowned in the neo-burlesque movement. We talk about body positivity, The Lure, Girlina, Lypsinka, and Amanda Lepore’s pasty advice. Dirty also talks about touring with Dita Von Teese, her…
Dr. Mary
Feb 23 • 32 min
Dr. Mary Mansfield is a cool, funny and fascinating guest. She went from the Navy, to hospital administration, and then went to veterinary school. We talk all about this, our mutual love of I Dream of Jeannie and more. Enjoy!
Carlos
Feb 16 • 55 min
We talk to @carl0snath (https://www.instagram.com/carl0snath/) about his street comedy, buttholes and circumcision. Check out his YouTube channel, Carlos Nath Meets Reality, at https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCBS87ZbHzQnWfzK3dKk0FPA #independentmedia…
John Di Domenico
Feb 9 • 50 min
I first learned of John from the podcast “Trumpcast” for which he reads actual tweets from our president at the beginning of the show. Within the first weeks, I tweeting the show, and John, and we were linked. John is an actor, writer, stand-up and all…
Jason Nickel
Feb 2 • 52 min
Jason walks us through the process by which intellect, myth, martial arts, comic books and carpentry, informs his work. It’s rare that an artist has the willingness (or facility) to talk deeply about their work, its process and influences, to give us an…
Carol
Jan 26 • 47 min
My neighbor Carol and I talk about many things: Being a native New Yorker (her, not me) Her career shift from Advertising to Health Field Her mother (the actress Beverly Lord) caring for elderly parents. And I also weigh in on my own experience *This…
Forrest
Jan 20 • 49 min
We’re thrilled to introduce our first live-music episode! Our guest is Forrest Harrison Gerke, an amazing singer/songwriter and visual artist. Check out his work at: http://www.forrestgerke.com/ (http://www.forrestgerke.com/) In this episode, we’re…
Draw the Circle Wide
Jan 13 • 46 min
Tom Gualtieri and I discuss his and David Sisco’s project, Draw the Circle Wide https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOr-EcdIB6arpne9Tt78Rjg (https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCOr-EcdIB6arpne9Tt78Rjg) We talk about how, through DTCW, they hope to raise…
New Year Episode
Jan 5 • 31 min
This is a special holiday episode! Kristian and I talk about how this podcast has impacted our lives as a couple, our favorite holiday film and song, etc..\ We discuss: My white trash proclivities, inc. Velveeta and Campbell’s Bean and Bacon soup Mariah…
LB Adams
Dec 22, 2019 • 58 min
LB and I share our origin stories growing up in upstate NY. We talk about race relations in Charlotte, Chelsea Handler, and our various careers, including Calvin Klein (hers), Cosby Show (mine) scuba diving training in Mexico (definitely hers), and her…
Nancy Michael
Dec 15, 2019 • 41 min
Travel for many people means many things: New places, new adventures, food, etc. In this episode, Nancy and I talk all about the cultural aspects of travel: What it’s like to travel to distant lands, transact in a different language and currency, and…
Jordan Coburn
Dec 8, 2019 • 56 min
Jordan and I talk all about Mueller She Wrote, Margret Cho and her art collection, Jordan’s new pod, Andrea Chalupa and the “very busy” Matt Miller and Bell House in BKNY, the comedy world vs. the podcast world, and Jordan coming out! ENJOY!
Eric Shepherd
Dec 1, 2019 • 61 min
Eric and I talk about his new, gorgeous album, White Ribbon Highway. Interspersed amongst the discussion are samples of each of the nine tracks. ENJOY! You can purchase the album here: http://whiteribbonhighway.bandcamp.com/album/2
Joe Catania
Nov 20, 2019 • 44 min
Joe and I talk about our time on the Cosby Show, my Phylicia Rashad moment, homophobia in the entertainment industry and what we’ve been up to in the past 30 years.
Maritri
Nov 16, 2019 • 52 min
Maritri and I talk all about the process of making art: Stevie Wonder praising your set, living the life of an artist, Phoebe Snow, honoring those great talents we miss, like Leonard Cohen and Jeff Buckley, etc. And a little Judith Light to keep things…
Shut Up and Listen
Nov 16, 2019 • 67 min
I talk to Lisa, the mother of a trans son and non-binary child, who are twins. We discuss what it’s like to navigate a world in which, still, so many people prefer these folks to go away. We talk about the current administration and how that only adds to…
Martha Kelly
Nov 10, 2019 • 64 min
Martha and I talk about: LA vs. Austin Fur babies Comedy and being a comic Baskets, including Zach G, Louie A and that green arm cast that’s never mentioned. Pregnant texting on stairs Dolly Paron