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The Big Event


Jun 28, 2018

Episode 32 of The Big Event podcast is an interview with rapper and filmmaker Boots Riley and actor Lakeith Stanfield. They talk about “Sorry to Bother You,” Boots Riley’s path from music to making movies and extend a tribute to Riley’s The Coup bandmate Pam the Funkstress, the legendary Bay Area DJ who died late last year. Hosted by Peter Hartlaub.

Recorded in the San Francisco Chronicle’s basement archive.

Theme music is "The Tide Will Rise" by the Sunset Shipwrecks. Opening signature by Leah Garchik.