BW – EP27: Conquering Fears at Greenwood Cemetery—Spencer Johnson

BW – EP27: Conquering Fears at Greenwood Cemetery—Spencer Johnson

Breaking Walls, Interviews
We change up the format in Episode 27 of Breaking Walls. While interviewing BWEP 09 Guest Spencer Johnson, he and I took a walking tour of Greenwood Cemetery in Brooklyn and recorded our conversation. Greenwood was the last place Spencer visited before leaving NYC in 2014 to move to Florida. Hear him talk about the fears he faced when making the decision to leave a place he lived for his entire adult life. Highlights • When to know you need a change • What Spencer thinks of Tampa Bay and St. Petersburg • How Greenwood Cemetery was founded • What's the significance of Battle Hill • When Spencer feels wearing a mask can be a good thing • The exact spot the Statue of Liberty Faces inside Greenwood • Why…
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BW – EP26: What’s The Music Industry So Afraid Of—Hip Hop Artist Brodie Jaymz

BW – EP26: What’s The Music Industry So Afraid Of—Hip Hop Artist Brodie Jaymz

Breaking Walls, Interviews
In episode 26 of Breaking Walls we sit down with Brodie Jaymz (@brodiejaymz) in anticipation for the release of his debut album "Dark Side of the Starz." In this conversation, which also showcases the return of BW EP01 Guest RebRandt (@itsrebrandt) and Jason Adams (@jason_adams), we talk about the many things Brodie's gone through to get him to this point. (more…)
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BW – EP24: Life Lessons As Parenthood Approaches—WallBreakers Co-Founder Matt Weckel

BW – EP24: Life Lessons As Parenthood Approaches—WallBreakers Co-Founder Matt Weckel

Breaking Walls, Interviews
In Episode 24 of Breaking Walls, we sit down with WallBreakers co-founder Matt Weckel about all the places his life has taken him and the things he's learned as parenthood approaches for the first time. It's a great chat between a couple of Brooklyn natives who are long-time friends. Highlights • Was Brooklyn an angry place to grow up living in? If so, Why? • How Matt's parents instilled a progressive culture in his life • What is Siricos and why is it important? • Where Matt's need to leave NYC came from • The many ways in which losing his mom deeply affected Matt • How his creativity began to take off • Why his first year of marriage has been so good • Why he's not afraid of…
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