Rocket scientist AND Pitmaster, Dr. Howard Conyers talks culinary history, grilling whole cows and value of education

18Aug

Rocket scientist AND Pitmaster, Dr. Howard Conyers talks culinary history, grilling whole cows and value of education

We kick off season 2 of the Wild WayneUnchained podcast AND recently ranked #3 in the WORLD! We salute all the people that have listened, downloaded, liked, commented, and spread the word about our pod!

Our latest episode features rocket scientist AND pitmaster, Dr. Howard Conyers, who resides in New Orleans and is originally from the low country of South Carolina. We explore similarities in American cooking and the ties based upon slave imports during the colonization of this country. We also find out more about Conyers acclaimed PBS series Nourish. And we get familiar with the Gumbo Jubilee. Take a listen, cuz we cooking it up!

Get an earful of the entire story of rocket scientist AND Pitmaster, Dr. Howard Conyers talking culinary history, grilling whole cows and value of education

Follow Dr. Howard Conyers(@carolinaqnola_phd or @drhowardconyers) and his tv show Nourish(@PBS) on Instagram

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

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Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Royal Films

Music by Prime Maximus

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Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast from Essence Music Fest at Essence Eats! Day 1 with Greg Tillery of We Dat Chicken and Sherilyn Hayward of Leroy’s Lemonade

5Jul

 

Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast is the Official Podcast of Essence Eats 2019!!!

The highly successful Wild Wayne Unchained podcast has been named the official podcast host of the 2019 ESSENCE Eats Stage as a part of the 25th annual Essence Festival held in New Orleans Friday, July 5, – Sunday, July 7, 2019. On DAY 1, Wild Wayne and co-host Shawn A. Royal will be interviewing various cultural and culinary influencers that include: Greg Tillery of We Dat Chicken And Shrimp and Sherilyn and Leroy Hayward III of Leroy’s LipSmack’n Lemonade and many more.  

This year, the ESSENCE Eats Stage will also incorporate new programming elements that includes podcasts and city guide formats.These segments will bring to life top food trends, health and fitness education, and cultural culinary influence and entrepreneurship like never before.The ESSENCE Eats Stage takes festival-goers on a journey to discover some of America’s most fascinating Black culinary professionals as they tell their stories and whip up some of their favorite dishes. From celebrities to top chefs and burgeoning restaurateurs, the ESSENCE Eats Stage provides a platform for this talented group to share their passions, dreams and the history behind their recipes.

Host Wild Wayne says, “It was the ultimate adrenaline rush when we got the call about the WWU podcast being a part of the 2019 ESSENCE Eats!! We’re super excited about being able to create a great global narrative about Epicureans from Louisiana with the prestigious ESSENCE Festival! We Control the narrative!!”

For more information and behind-the-scenes action from the Wild Wayne Unchained podcast, follow them on Instagram at: @wildwayneunchained. Visit https://wildwayneunchained.podbean.com/ or https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/the-wild-wayne-unchained-podcast/id1448108014?mt=2   to download and listen to the Wild Wayne Unchained podcast on your favorite device now. 

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New Orleans Black Masking Injuns: the culture & celebration beyond Mardi Gras featuring Glenn Jones

28Jun

If you're ready for conventional wisdom to be challenged, especially when it comes to New Orleans culture and age old handed down history, then this podcast's conversation with Glenn Jones will be just what the doctor(or history buff) ordered. Glenn Jones comes from a family of news and history documenters and as you listen to this podcast, it becomes clear right away. Be ready for some of your history to be challenged today! G. Jones has dedicated his energy to documenting New Orleans Black Masked Injuns. Also he dispels many blindly accepted stories or histories surrounding Mardi Gras Indians and their position  in New Orleans and worldwide. Later he pulls the covers off the contemptuous treatment of these treasured Injuns. Crank up the earbuds and get ready for this rocky road ahead. It's Episode 2 of Season 2 of the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast! Let's go!!!! 

Get an earful of the entire story of New Orleans Black Masking Injuns: the culture & celebration beyond Mardi Gras featuring Glenn Jones!

Or watch the latest episode here https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LSO4v4ZzA5Y

Follow Glenn Jones and Black masking Injuns(@blackmaskingnola) on Instagram

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

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Shout out to our product sponsor ILL EPIPHANY APPAREL

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#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! S2, Episode 3 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Say Red Productions and Royal Films

Music by Prime Maximus

Libations provided by Cajun Fire and Level Water

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

Chef Elle Simone from America Test Kitchen chops it up about breaking barriers, chef struggles and her empowering She Chef movement!

27May

We kick off season 2 of the Wild Wayne Unchained podcast with an incredible conversation with Chef Elle Simone Scott. She moved around trying to find her niche in life and cooking became her calling! Now, as an accomplisher chef and food stylist, what started as a hustle has catapulted her into a much larger space that many women of color don't get to participate in. Chef Elle has also used her stardom to reach back and assist other struggling women of color chefs with her She Chef program. Take a listen, cuz we cooking it up!

Get an earful of the entire story of Chef Elle Simone from America Test Kitchen chopping it up about breaking barriers, chef struggles and her empowering She Chef movement!

Follow Chef Elle Simone Scott(@shechefinc_elle or @SheChefinc) and her tv show American Test Kitchen(@testkitchen) on Instagram

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

Follow or brand partner Wild Wayne Don Dadda Jerk Magic Rub! www.bitedat.com

 

Shout out to our product sponsor ILL EPIPHANY APPARELill epiphany

AND SHOUT OUT OUR BRAND PARTNER WE PRINT 101 

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#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! S2, Episode 2 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Royal Films

Music by Prime Maximus

Press release by Angelique Phipps

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

 
 

Mural artist and social activist Brandan “BMike” Odums gives Wild Wayne Unchained his 2 cents!

15Apr

 

New Orleans muralist, social activist, and creator, Brandan "BMike" Odums, has repeatedly transformed blank slates into vivid, mind-blowing creations. The slates have been everything from tv screens to kids minds to skyscrapers! His artistic accolades have been lauded by people and publications worldwide! Team WWU gets an in depth view of the experiences that have shaped BMike into a inspiring and committed artistic ambassador for New Orleans! 

Get an earful of the entire story of Mural artist and social activist Brandon "BMike" Odums gives Wild Wayne Unchained his 2 cents!

Follow Brandan Odums(@bmike2c) and Studio BE(@studio_be_) on instagram @ or www.bmike.com for more info 

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

Shout out to our newest product sponsor ILL EPIPHANY APPARELill epiphany

AND SHOUT OUT THIS EPISODES BRAND PARTNER WE PRINT 101 

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#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! SEASON 2 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Royal Films

Music by Prime Maximus and 2cents

Press release by Angelique Phipps

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

The documentary A Tuba To Cuba: We explore New Orleans musical ties to Cuba with Ben Jaffe of Preservation Hall Brass Band

2Apr

There's a inexplicable language called MUSIC that crosses barriers of language, race and even space! We get the story from Ben Jaffe of Preservation Hall and Preservation Hall Band about the documentary A TUBA TO CUBA 

The Preservation Hall Jazz band traveled all the way to Cuba and realized there were more similarities than differences culturally and musically with the common tie being the African diaspora! 

Get an earful of the entire story of The documentary, A Tuba To Cuba: We explore New Orleans musical ties to Cuba with Ben Jaffe of Preservation Hall Brass Band

Follow Ben Jaffe(@pres_hall_ben) and Preservation Hall Band(@preshallband) on instagram @ or www.preservationhalljazzband.com for more info 

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

Shout out to our newest product sponsor ILL EPIPHANY APPARELill epiphany

AND SHOUT OUT THIS EPISODES BRAND PARTNER WE PRINT 101 

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#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! SEASON 1 FINALE! Podcast 10 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Royal Films

Music by Preservation Hall Brass Band

Press release by Angelique Phipps

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

The Big Chief, Big Poppa, and the Big Sax! Donald Harrison Jr. talks Jazz, Masking Indians and teaching Biggie Smalls

17Mar

 

If I told ya New Orleans own Jazz Saxophonist Donald Harrison Jr played a MAJOR part in the rap history of Biggie Smalls would you believe me? Well BELIEVE IT! We get the story from Donald Harrison Jr., Big Chief of Congo Square! He talks about his journey as a Jazz saxophonist, historical and cultural information about New Orleans Masking Indians and how he musically educated New York hip hop icon Christopher Wallace aka Notorious B.I.G.! 

Get an earful of the entire story of The Big Chief, Big Poppa, and the Big Sax! Donald Harrison Jr. talks Jazz, Masking Indians and teaching Biggie Smalls

Follow Donald Harrison Jr. on instagram @donharmusi or www.DonaldHarrison.com for more info 

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond! Available on Podbean, iTunes, Spotify, Google Play Music, Spreaker and more!

#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! Podcast 9 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Royal Films

Music by Donald Harrison Jr.

Press release by Angelique Phipps

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

Vance Vaucresson, a Family of Sausage Makers and So Much New Orleans History!

1Mar

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond!

Here comes episode 7...

You want New Orleans history, THIS IS IT! On this episode, we talk to Vance Vaucresson, a sausage maker and walking NOLA history lesson! This conversation dives into his family's century old sausage making business in the 7th ward, PLUS soooooo much invaluable history about everything from the Circle Food Store to Octaroon Balls to the REAL origins of the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival!!! This episode IS GOOD STUFF and will educate you on the cuisine, culture, and history New Orleans!

Get an earful of the entire story of Vance Vaucresson, a Family of Sausage Makers and So Much NOLA History

Follow Vance Vaucresson on instagram @Vaucresson_sausage or www.Vaucressonsausage.com for more info 

#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! Podcast 8 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Jonathan Thomas

Music by Vance Vaucresson

Press release by Angelique Phipps

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

Ms Loretta, the Praline Queen of New Orleans

17Feb

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond!

Here comes episode 6...

It don't matter whether you call 'em Pralines, Plarines, Pray-leens, or Pecan Candies, just as long as you get 'em from Ms. Loretta's Authentic Pralines! We have a lively discussion with Ms. Loretta Harrison about her entepeneurial journey from humble beginnings in St. Bernard Parish to the world of Pralines! We also get the little known history of the origins of Pralines. Ms. Loretta is quite the firecracker and a New Orleans gem! Get an earful of the entire story of Ms. Loretta, the Praline Queen of New Orleans!

Follow Ms. Loretta on instagram @LorettasPralines or www.LorettasPralines.com for more info 

Visit Loretta's Authentic Pralines 

2101 N. Rampart St. and 1100 N. Peters Street in NOLA

#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! Podcast 7 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by C. Smith x Royal Films

Pictures by Wild Wayne x C. Smith

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

 

Choppa Style from the Westbank to Worldwide!

4Feb

Get ready for the Wild Wayne Unchained Podcast (cue applause)!!! We'll talk it up about culture, cuisine and lifestyle! So strap on your seat belt and we bout to ride! Wild Wayne IS THE VOICE OF NEW ORLEANS! He has been an iconic media figure for over 2 decades with radio accolades, television shows, blockbuster movie cameos, philanthropy and now culinary guru! Plus WWU will be co-piloted by New Orleans  hustler of the year, fashion icon, and cigar aficionado Shawn Royal aka Charlie P. Hustle. Additionally, we will feature some of the most innovative and colorful characters from NOLA and beyond!

Here comes episode 5...

WHO DEY WANT??? CHOPPA STYLE, CHOP CHOP CHOPPA STYLE! That has been the chorus heard round New Orleans for the last couple of months of the Saints most interesting season. But really that song has been ringing for almost 2 decades now! Darwin Turner aka the Real Choppa has been entrenched in the entertainment business since first sharpening his verbal skills on Wild Wayne's 9 O'clock props, and graduating to Take Fo, No Limit, Body Head and now the Superdome! Get an earful of the entire story of Choppa Style from the Westbank to Worldwide! 

Follow Choppa on instagram @realchoppastyle for more info 

#WECONTROLTHENARRATIVE! Podcast 6 coming SOON! Subscribe today and stay tuned....

Recorded at BuckJump Studios

Engineered by C. Smith

Filmed by Jonathan Thomas

Pictures by Jonathan Thomas

Music by Choppa - "Choppa Style"

Libations - Cajun Fire Brewery

 

For sponsorship and advertising inquiries - call 504-258-0200 or via email wildwayneunchained@gmail.com

 

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