Façade Podcast

From Invisible Studios this is Façade Podcast, whimsical cultural analysis, presented in relevant, understandable ways that critique and celebrate Hip Hop while discussing our place in it. The host is Dr. Bryan K. Hotchkins. Season two of Façade Podcast begins each episode with ETHER where homage is paid to the Culture before the following segments are discussed: "5 Random Topics", "Therapy Exercise", "Either/Or, Neither/Nor", "What We Not Gone Do", "Talmbout" and ends with the "Detangle," which offers advice about life.

Episodes available on Apple Podcast, Stitcher, Spotify and Anchor. Follow @drbhotchkins and @facadepodcast on Twitter!


S1 | E18 "Strawberry Vomit Smoothie"

In the S1:E18 of Facade Podcast Dr. B. K. Hotchkins opens the pod with his West Coast travel exploits, Black adoption and the beginning of the Fall semester (1:54) before explaining the purpose of upcoming Season Two (10:11) then addresses the “5 Topics” Stomach Ulcers (12:32), Mentalo Revisited (17:20), Lyft Driver Protocols (21:43), Benadryl Popsicles (26:07) and Women Luggage Movements (28:19). Dr. Hotchkins addresses his therapist assignment by answering the question “What is the greatest Hip Hop story every told and why does it matter to you?” (32:30) before exploring “Either/Or” The Shop on HBO or McDonald's Vegan Burger (37:54) before discussing the “Neither/Nor” Apple Credit Card nor Onboard Flight Protocols (47:54). He also introduces the block “What We Not Gone Do” about Legal Sex Worker Alice Little "Intimacy Counselor" Profits (58:09) before getting into the new segment "Ether" and addressing whether Dave Chappelle should be canceled for the content in his Netflix "Sticks & Stones" comedy special (1:03:21). Afterwards, Doc Hotch answers the question “how do you feel about women Emcees taking over this era of Hip Hop?” as posed by a listener in our DMs for the “Talmbout” (1:11:08) section. Finally, he concludes with the “Detangle” (1:16:15) about how one must treat their body because it is your temple.... #FacadePodcast #FacadePodcastHotTakes