Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond
Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond
Broken Record with Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam and Justin Richmond
CATEGORY: Music
From Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam, and Justin Richmond. The musicians you love talk about their life, inspiration, and craft. Then play.
  1. September 15, 2020
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    Don Was
    Rick Rubin talk to Don was about his early days in Detroit, his time in Was Not Was and his wide ranging career producing defining-albums for the B-52's, Bonnie Raitt, Bob Dylan and The Rolling Stones. He also…
  2. September 08, 2020
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    Flying Lotus
    Flying Lotus is one of those producers who creates an entire aesthetic world with the music he makes. Over the past 13 years he’s released four solo albums, and produced tracks for a ton of artists including Ke…
  3. September 05, 2020
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 46 min
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    Broken Record Presents: Into the Zone
    Into the Zone is a podcast about opposites, and how borders are never as clear as we think. Country? Rap? Lil Nas X’s chart-topping “Old Town Road” revived a long debate about borders and boundaries in American…
  4. September 04, 2020
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    Emma Louise: Fresh Find
    In a bonus Fresh Find episode, Bruce Headlam interviews Australian singer-songwriter Emma Louise about having an accidental overseas hit and pitching her voice down so that it's unrecognizable on her latest alb…
  5. September 01, 2020
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 53 min
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    Brandi Carlile
    Brandi Carlile came by Shangri La last year to talk to Rick Rubin with Tanya Tucker about the album they made together, While I'm Livin'. After Tanya left, Brandi stayed behind to talk about her love of Joni Mi…
  6. August 25, 2020
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 54 min
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    Justin Townes Earle: In Memoriam
    Our episode with Justin Townes Earle was scheduled to run next month. But after we heard about Earle's passing over the weekend, we decided to put it out sooner. It's a deeply sad conversation in some places. E…
  7. August 18, 2020
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    Vagabon: Fresh Find
    This week’s Fresh Find, Vagabon, is a self taught, Cameroonian-born musician whose haunting voice and genre defying style has won over critics at both The New Yorker and Pitchfork. In this episode she talks abo…
  8. July 28, 2020
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    Run The Jewels Return!
    ***Run the Jewels are raw and so is the language in this episode***Killer Mike and El-P return to Broken Record to discuss the creation of their fourth album, RTJ4, and the tumultuous world it was released into…
  9. July 21, 2020
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    Berhana: Fresh Find
    Broken Record is bringing you a Fresh Find this week. We discovered Berhana after a key placement in Donald Glover’s show Atlanta. In this episode, Berhana talks about growing up in the real Atlanta, being fir…
  10. July 14, 2020
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 1 hr 2 min
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    Margo Price
    A tornado raged through Margo Price's home-base of Nashville right as she was preparing to release her third album in March. A month later Margo’s husband and longtime collaborator, Jeremy Ivey, tested positive…
  11. July 09, 2020
    8EE48DA9-968C-4949-BB39-54C13F5E9E68 Created with sketchtool. 2 hr 25 min
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    Broken Record Presents: Questlove Supreme with Rick…
    Rick Rubin joins Questlove and crew on their Questlove Supreme podcast. They discuss Rick's early Def Jam days, working with the Geto Boys, his process for taking on production work and so much more!Learn more…
  12. July 02, 2020
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    Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher
    Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher — the last episode of Against the Rules Season 2.Can everyone be coached — or are some people beyond help?The transformative power of coaching is put to the test as Michael en…
  13. June 30, 2020
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    Huey Lewis
    Back to the Future is turning 35 and there's no better way to celebrate than a conversation with Huey Lewis who turned in one of the more memorable movie themes of all time: "The Power of Love." The song was a…
  14. June 23, 2020
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    Beastie Boys and Spike Jonze
    It's been nearly 35 years since the Beastie Boys released their classic debut album, Licensed To Ill. In this candid conversation, Rick Rubin, who started out as the Beastie's DJ, reconnects with Mike D and Ad-…
  15. June 16, 2020
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    Lucinda Williams
    Lucinda Williams is defying convention. While most of her peers have settled into a well worn groove, the alt-country icon just released an album that's way more punk than country. She spoke with Bruce Headlam…
  16. June 09, 2020
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    RZA Talks Wu-Tang and Creativity In Quarantine
    Rick Rubin checks in with RZA on Zoom and finds out he's been peaking creatively while in quarantine. Their wide-ranging conversation covers RZA's first experiences with Hip Hop, ODB's parkour-like skills as a…
  17. June 02, 2020
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    Broken Record Presents: The Limits of Power
    Malcolm has been writing about race and policing for a very long time, going back to the killing of Amadou Diallo in 1999. Sometimes, it is useful to take a step back and consider policing in a broader context.…
  18. May 26, 2020
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    Nick Lowe
    Nick Lowe wrote the classic "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love, and Understanding" (made famous by Elvis Costello), produced one of the UK's first punk records ("New Rose" by the Damned), and started one of t…
  19. May 19, 2020
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    Jason Isbell
    Jason Isbell is one of the most important Southern voices in music today. He started writing and releasing his own songs in 2007, after a stint with the Drive By Truckers. Since then has slowly built a catalogu…
  20. May 05, 2020
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    PREVIEW: Against the Rules Season 2
    Previewing the first episode of Against the Rules Season 2 by Michael Lewis (Moneyball, The Big Short, The Blind Side):It wasn’t that long ago that coaches were confined to sports. Now they’re everywhere. You c…

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