Broken Record with Malcolm Gladwell, Rick Rubin, and Bruce Headlam

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Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher

July 2, 2020 - 45:17
Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher — the last episode of Against the Rules Season 2.Can everyone be coached — or are some people beyond...

Huey Lewis

June 30, 2020 - 54:26
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...

Beastie Boys and Spike Jonze

June 23, 2020 - 1:01:51
It's been nearly 35 years since the Beastie Boys released their classic debut album, Licensed To Ill. In this candid conversation, Rick...

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From Rick Rubin, Malcolm Gladwell, Bruce Headlam, and Justin Richmond. The musicians you love talk about their life, inspiration, and craft. Then play.

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Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher

July 2, 2020 - 45:17
Broken Record Presents: Aim Higher — the last episode of Against the Rules Season 2.Can everyone be coached — or are some people beyond...

Huey Lewis

June 30, 2020 - 54:26
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...

Beastie Boys and Spike Jonze

June 23, 2020 - 1:01:51
It's been nearly 35 years since the Beastie Boys released their classic debut album, Licensed To Ill. In this candid conversation, Rick...

Lucinda Williams

June 16, 2020 - 45:23
Lucinda Williams is defying convention. While most of her peers have settled into a well worn groove, the alt-country icon just released...

RZA Talks Wu-Tang and Creativity In Quarantine

June 9, 2020 - 58:44
Rick Rubin checks in with RZA on Zoom and finds out he's been peaking creatively while in quarantine. Their wide-ranging conversation...

Broken Record Presents: The Limits of Power

June 2, 2020 - 46:24
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...