DP and I are back for a new episode of the podcast. We discuss all the transfer completions and rumors plus a review of the Gold Cup final triumph for the USMNT vs. Jamaica. Let’s go!
What better way to celebrate a trip to the 6 than a playlist of some of the dopest sounds from the city and its surrounding burbs? Drizzy, PND, dvsn, The Weeknd, and more. I considered just linking to Neil Diamond's Sweet Caroline, but this will suffice I think. https://open.spotify.com/user/brooksdubose/playlist/5Wz9QuOJfYYoKO0ncz8JsJ
Today is my last day at the job I’ve held for the last 4.5 years. I am genuinely appreciative to have worked in a place that helped me not only grow as a person and a professional but also allowed me the time to apply to grad school, write about Frank Ocean, curate Spotify playlists, and
If you know me, you are probably aware of my undying affinity for the gigantic, lovable, Hodor-like house producer, Claude Vonstroke. Vonstroke or CVS as he’s often called is the founder and godfather of the Dirty Bird movement. His sound has spawned countless imitators while his Dirty Bird label has cultivated a host of young
We’re back with a special edition of the pod to talk about all the comings and goings of the NBA offseason including the Draft, free agent signings, trades, and more. We dig into drafting Lonzo Ball, OKC’s 1 year Paul George rental, Jimmy Butler’s impact on the T-wolves, Gordon Hayward’s perfect hair, the James Harden
The Bakery Boys are back in the building. It’s the offseason in European soccer so there are no domestic league or Cup games to break down. Instead, we get to pick over the morsels of rumor and innuendo from record breaking transfer sums to young unheralded teenage signings. We cover Lukaku’s impending move to Man
A story: One day in mid-June 1997 my dad brought home a strange hardback book for my 8th birthday. Much like Vernon Dursley, I was initially skeptical and unfairly prejudiced. This book looked weird. On the cover was a bespectacled teenage boy wearing a rugby shirt and what appeared to be a crimson cape riding a… broom?
If you’re roughly my age (or a bit older), the early 2000s marked the years in which you started to become conscious of music as a medium. In those early adolescent years, music changed, morphing from random sounds you heard on the radio or in your childhood home to a medium you began to control
“With these lazy eyes, I’ve seen more than you could see in seven lifetimes” Curren$y – “Flight Briefing” (Pilot Talk II) Shante Scott Franklin aka Curren$y aka Spitta Andretti is a Louisiana rapper and the unlikely hero of our story. A journeyman of the rap game, Spitta never quite found a permanent home in the industry.
Last night, the Pittsburgh Penguins clinched back-to-back Stanley Cups in Game 6 in Nashville. Winning a Stanley Cup is a difficult and trying pursuit that requires immeasurable amounts of injury luck, physical resilience, puck bounces, and above all else elite play from an entire team – #1 forward to #6 defenseman – over the course