Contributor Matt Ruby joins us to share his thoughts and experiences during the ongoing COVID-19 crisis.
Later in the episode, Jacqueline Soller and I will discuss the new movie, ‘Swallow,’ directed by Carlo Mirabella-Davis and starring Haley Bennett — available now from IFC Films.
And we’ll take an exclusive early listen to a performance by New York musician Workman Song, from their upcoming BTR Live Studio session.
Music composed by and show edited by Hansdale Hsu.
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