Ep 135 // Meet BTR: Wayne Ski / ‘Motherless Brooklyn’

Premiere DateNov 8, 2019
00:00 Intro
01:20 START /// Meet BTR: Wayne Ski
01:50 About Wayne’s podcasts: BTR Hip Hop, On The Avenue, The Electric Ride
03:50 How do you introduce yourself to people?
05:45 What project do you want to tell us about most?
07:05 How did you end up producing podcasts for BTR?
09:46 If you don’t look back at what you did 5 years ago and think it’s bad, you haven’t progressed
15:20 Early musical memories (Video Music Box)
18:40 How did you get into music yourself?
20:48 What are the biggest changes you’ve seen in music over the years? / “Curator” vs. “Producer”
28:10 Plugs / wrapping up /// END
32:51 1st Person: Kevin // Coming Into His Own
36:30 Movie Review: Charles Hinshaw on ‘Motherless Brooklyn’
38:25 Movie Chat w/ Jacqueline Soller & Charles Hinshaw (Spoiler Alert)
55:25 “Dating?” (BTR Live Studio, 2019) Desert Sharks
59:18 Outro / Credits
60:12 Finish.

J. McVay is joined by guest Wayne Ski, longtime producer and host of the ‘BTR Hip Hop Show, ‘On The Avenue,’ and ‘The Electric Ride’ for BTR, as we continue a new recurring series of segments in which we meet the people behind what we do here at BTRtoday.

Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and Charles Hinshaw discuss the new movie, ‘Motherless Brooklyn,’ written and directed by Edward Norton, in which he also stars alongside Willem Dafoe, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Alec Baldwin, Michael K. Williams, and Bruce Willis — out now from Warner Bros.

And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by New York band Desert Sharks, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.

Wayne Ski / illustration by Bryan Bruchman

Wayne Ski / illustration by Bryan Bruchman

Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.

Mentioned in the episode:

Host J. McVay
J grew up down in Louisiana and Texas before moving to NYC for college. After college, he decided to stick around, working in film and television production for well over a decade. He came to BTR in 2011 when he…