Third Eye Weekly

Premiere DateOct 9, 2014
Categories Media Talk
00:00 Welcome to Episode 128: Fine Lines Week!
01:50 Matt and Jen on today’s show, the week on BTR, and the media’s new (and mostly disrespectful) conversation about Islam and radicalization.
12:00 Never Catch Me (feat. Kendrick Lamar) Flying Lotus
15:42 The Worldwide Hour with DJ Wynn, Wednesdays on BTR!
16:00 Zach Schepis on Fineline Tattoo parlor in NYC, Part 1
20:15 Matt and Jen with the week in independent media
25:37 Filthy Luck Beach Slang
27:49 Butt Talk with Adam Neuman and Nate Fernald, only on BTR!
28:50 Zach Schepis on Fineline Tattoo parlor in NYC, Part 2
32:32 Matt and Jen with your promotional air raid!
33:00 Tattoo Levi the Poet
36:40 Eric Gorski of The Denver Post on what’s going on in Jefferson County, Colo. schools, Part 1
41:10 Matt and Jen with the week in underreported news in the mainstream media
45:39 All I Ever Need Caribou
49:10 Eric Gorski of The Denver Post on what’s going on in Jefferson County, Colo. schools, Part 2
54:31 It’s Time to Be Clear Bonnie “Prince” Billy
57:52 Matt and Jen with a preview of next week’s show!
59:08 Our Black History Jasmin Wilson Oneil Grant
63:57 Finish

Welcome to Third Eye Weekly–a podcast hosted by BTR’s Matthew DeMello and Jennifer Smith for underreported news, the spoken word, and radical conversation to keep you informed.

On today’s show, Zach Schepis joins us to talk about the legendary Fineline Tattoo parlour in New York City and the many colorful personalities that populate it.

And later, we’re on the phone with Eric Gorski of The Denver Post to help us get some perspective on recent stories coming out of Jefferson County, Colo. with regards to their public school system.

This week’s spoken word segments feature the talents of Levi the Poet, Jasmin Wilson, and Oneil Grant.

As always, don’t forget to check out our Tumblr and Twitter accounts, for the latest in independent media and underreported news.

The Week in Independent Media:

“Marine Corps settles dispute with whistleblower” (Sep 26, The Center for Public Integrity)

“Megabanks have prison financial services market locked up” (Oct 2, The Center for Public Integrity)

“The government wants to keep Guantanamo force-feeding hearing kept secret” (Oct 1, The Intercept)

“Analysis: Government’s New Doctor Payments Website Worthy of a Recall” (Oct 1, ProPublica)

“Head of flawed effort to ID missing soldiers loses job” (Oct. 3, ProPublica)

The Week in Underreported News in the Mainstream Media

“The billion-dollar battle heading to the Supreme Court: When does a day’s work end?” (Oct 7, The Washington Post)

“Supreme Court Can Florida bar judicial candidates from soliciting funds?” (Oct 2, Christian Science Monitor)

“Supreme Court takes up Idaho Medicaid challenge” (Oct 2, The New Jersey Herald/AP)

“France ‘refuses austerity’ as government reveals it will miss EU deficit deadline by a further year” (Oct 2, The Independent)

“Nigeria court-martials 97 troops for offenses including mutiny” (Oct 2, Reuters)

The Playlist!

The Music!

Kendrick Lamar
(Official You’re Dead! cover art)

Beach Slang
(Official Dead Broke cover art)
October 14 – Saint Vitus – Brooklyn, NY
October 16 – Asbury Lanes – Asbury Park, NJ

(Official Our Love cover art
November 12 – Webster Hall – New York, NY
November 13 – Union Transfer – Philadelphia, PA
November 14 – Webster Hall – New York, NY

Zach Schepis and Lisa Autz have co-hosted BTR's Third Eye Weekly podcast since November 2014. Learn more about Zach and Lisa.