Book Talk

Premiere DateAug 23, 2014
00:00 Book Talk Intro – DJ Kory
04:06 “Photo Jenny” – Belle & Sebastian
06:55 Interview with Jonathan & Danielle Leder of Jacques Magazine Part 1
15:44 “Art House Director” – Broken Social Scene
18:51 Interview with Jonathan & Danielle Leder of Jacques Magazine Part 1
22:49 “Reception” – My Teenage Stride
25:00 Interview with Tom Rupolo of Images of Red Hook
48:39 “Ears Like Golden Bats” – My Teenage Stride
50:54 Interview with Lyle Owerko of The Boombox Project
59:58 “Let’s Go To The Beach” – Arabian Prince
65:00 Finish

Husband and wife team Jonathan and Danielle Leder, founders of Brooklyn based, and independently owned, soft-erotic magazine Jacques.

Images of Red Hook with Tom Rupolo – a visual representation of the unique neighborhood in Brooklyn. Containing over 120 color images of industrial sites (some long-gone), urban mosaics, close-ups, panoramas, a sunset or two, and cranes, lots of cranes – this book provides an in-depth view of this fascinating and vibrant place.

The Boombox Project with Lyle Owerko. Street slang linguists pin the term down at 1981, and define the boombox as “a large portable radio and tape player with two attached speakers.” Initially, it became identifiable with certain segments of urban society; hence its adopting nicknames like ‘ghetto blaster,’ ‘beat box,’ and ‘jam box.’ But as soon as the masses began to embrace these gargantuan conglomerations of electronics lights and chrome-plated gadgetry, an inherent form of portable entertainment and expression was born.

Kory French is the Founder and Principal of Emily Consulting, a consulting company that leads start-up and early-stage companies in everything from concept development to strategic planning to scaling and exit…