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altBR

By Parachute.fm

altBR is a Baton Rouge focused podcast where our host Jacob Jolibois and occasional co-host Abe Felix sit down with the people who are in the trenches, working to make this city a better place. From entrepreneurs, to designers, to musicians, to politicians, to chefs, to civil rights activists, join us as we listen to their stories of progress, hope and goodness in this city.

  1. 1.
    #115: Chris Meyer - The Journey to A+10/01/2018
    35:31
  2. 2.
    #114: Maxine Crump - The Language of Race09/24/2018
    39:18
  3. 3.
    #113: Sherin Dawud and Raina Vallot - One Strike Doesn't Mean You're Out09/17/2018
    34:02
  4. 4.
    #112: JST DAVID - The Mission of Music09/10/2018
    38:21
  5. 5.
    #111: Mina Estrada - "I'm so glad I'm Post-Youth..."09/03/2018
    42:07
  6. 6.
    #110: We're shutting down altBR (Minisode 11)08/27/2018
    14:25
  7. 7.
    #109: Morgan Kastner - What Does it Mean to Be on a Board?08/20/2018
    30:02
  8. 8.
    #108: Deborah Sternberg - Training the Next Generation of 13-Year-Old Entrepreneurs08/13/2018
    25:36
  1. 9.
    #107: Donney & Leslie Rose - I Am Black Out Loud Because...08/06/2018
    38:46
  2. 10.
    #106: Taylor Bennett - The Impact of Brand and Culture07/30/2018
    38:24
  3. 11.
    #105: Clark & Whitney Gaines - Food Halls: A Place For Everyone07/23/2018
    35:09
  4. 12.
    #104: Laura Siu Nguyen - Everything that Happens Starts Here07/16/2018
    30:01
  5. 13.
    #103: The Podfathers - How to Start a Podcast07/09/2018
    37:00
  6. 14.
    #102: Jamie Brown & Sydney Harkins - Breaking Culinary Barriers07/02/2018
    39:09
  7. 15.
    #101: Kenny Nguyen - The Intersection of Creativity & Business06/25/2018
    28:03
  8. 16.
    #100: One Hundred Things We Love About Baton Rouge06/18/2018
    53:06
  9. 17.
    #99: Matt Sigur - The Chris Farley of Baton Rouge News06/11/2018
    34:53
  10. 18.
    #98: Josh Howard - Building Community on the Backbone of Identity06/04/2018
    35:08
  11. 19.
    #97: Eric Dexter - Developing our City's Future05/28/2018
    40:17
  12. 20.
    #96: Jason Andreasen - For Artists, By Artists05/21/2018
    33:14
  13. 21.
    #95: Ashley Hebert - From Crown to Cause05/14/2018
    30:31
  14. 22.
    #94: Emilie Hebert — Maximizing nutrition without sacrificing flavor (on a budget)05/07/2018
    11:38
  15. 23.
    #93: Tiffany Simpson — Restoring Dignity, Hope and Humanity04/30/2018
    29:26
  16. 24.
    #92: Dianne Hanley & Edgar Cage — Are outdated policies benefitting the wrong people?04/23/2018
    47:00
  17. 25.
    #91: Logan Kinamore - The Sliding Scale of Addiction Recovery04/16/2018
    46:09
  18. 26.
    #90: Minisode 9 (Parachute Update)04/09/2018
    17:26
  19. 27.
    #89: Renee Chatalain x Franz Borghardt - The Full Scoop on Festival Season in Baton Rouge!04/02/2018
    34:09
  20. 28.
    #88: Fairleigh Cook Jackson - Building Forwards and Backwards03/26/2018
    33:07
  21. 29.
    #87: Anna Schwab - What would you say if you had a mic for 400 seconds?03/19/2018
    38:32
  22. 30.
    #86: Racheal Hebert - The Healing Power of "I Believe You"03/12/2018
    34:24
  23. 31.
    #85: Dr. Murelle Harrison - Pooling the Resources of Community03/05/2018
    31:26
  24. 32.
    #84: Rowdy Gaudet - Connecting Government and The People02/26/2018
    32:09
  25. 33.
    #83: Ehab Meselhe - A Round Table Approach to Ecology (and life)02/19/2018
    32:33
  26. 34.
    #82: Jill Rigby - Unmaking a Generation of Self-Absorption02/12/2018
    33:22
  27. 35.
    #81: Jody Johnston - Collaboration is the lifeblood of creativity02/05/2018
    36:45
  28. 36.
    #80: Jillian Hall - Shaping Culture Through Film01/29/2018
    41:15
  29. 37.
    #79: Adam Knapp - Cultivating an Economic Petri Dish of Talent, Innovation & Policy01/22/2018
    36:31
  30. 38.
    #78: Casey Phillips - The 10x10x10x10 Challenge01/15/2018
    36:12
  31. 39.
    #77: Sherin Dawud & Raina Vallot - A Forcible Impact of Good01/08/2018
    34:03
  32. 40.
    #76: Dr. Andrew Yarborough - Mindfulness, Self-Awareness & Wholistic Health01/01/2018
    40:10
  33. 41.
    #75: 2017 in Review (and what to expect in 2018)12/25/2017
    11:55
  34. 42.
    #74: Lucas Spielfogel – The True Story of Our Bright, Under-Resourced Students12/18/2017
    37:18
  35. 43.
    #73: Renee Chatelain - Using Art to Change Cities12/11/2017
    35:58
  36. 44.
    #72: Jenn Ocken - The Business of Art12/04/2017
    36:40
  37. 45.
    #71: Kelli Stevens - Knocking on the Door of a Child's Curiosity11/27/2017
    30:29
  38. 46.
    #70: O'Mar Finley & Terence Delaine - What's Inside the Head of a Comic?11/20/2017
    36:11
  39. 47.
    BONUS: "The Ivory Tower... The Ivy Tower... or Wherever" (Clint Smith III)11/13/2017
    44:36
  40. 48.
    #69: Minisode 7 - altBR introduces Drawl11/13/2017
    6:22
  41. 49.
    #68: Ruth Johnson - Real life Superheroes11/06/2017
    29:56
  42. 50.
    #67: Boo Thomas - What if we showed people what Baton Rouge COULD be?10/30/2017
    35:10
  43. 51.
    #66: The Thomas Bros - From First Lesson to Jazz Fest in 1.5 Years10/23/2017
    33:25
  44. 52.
    #65: Doug Gay - It starts with the music, but it ends with the child10/16/2017
    34:25
  45. 53.
    #64: Chef Celeste Gill - The Science of Food, Eating Local & and cooking for Matthew McConaughey10/09/2017
    34:19
  46. 54.
    #63: Carolyn McKnight - The Power of Parks in Community Healing and Development10/02/2017
    31:19
  47. 55.
    #62: Matthew Schwartz - How 30 local musicians rallied to support flood victims09/25/2017
    31:53
  48. 56.
    #61: Abe Felix - Filmmaking, objectivity & self-awareness09/18/2017
    34:50
  49. 57.
    #60: BEST OF | Casey Phillips - Changing a City One Mural at a Time09/11/2017
    1:31:05
  50. 58.
    #59: BEST OF | Jared Loftus - Philosophies of a Serial Entrepreneur09/04/2017
    1:30:05
  51. 59.
    #58: BEST OF | Melissa Thompson - The Leslie Knope of Baton Rouge08/28/2017
    38:15
  52. 60.
    #57: BEST OF | David Jones II - On Building a Global Community of Creatives08/21/2017
    1:18:17
  53. 61.
    #56: BEST OF | Mayor Broome - A New Vision for Our City08/14/2017
    41:14
  54. 62.
    #55: Luke St. John McKnight - Finding the Crossroads of Passion and Purpose08/07/2017
    32:30
  55. 63.
    #54: Virginia Archer - Southern Storytelling and Creative Development07/31/2017
    36:07
  56. 64.
    #53: Nathaniel Klumb - Fighting the odds to Paddle Baton Rouge07/24/2017
    27:40
  57. 65.
    #52: Jacob Jolibois - A conversation on social good, redesigning education and emerging tech07/17/2017
    38:17
  58. 66.
    #51: Paul Claxton - Building a community for makers in Mid-City07/10/2017
    35:12
  59. 67.
    #50: Sean Rivera - @foodiepatutie and the #TrueCooks of GastreauxNomica07/03/2017
    35:50
  60. 68.
    #49: Melissa Thompson - The Leslie Knope of Baton Rouge06/26/2017
    37:41
  61. 69.
    #48: Raymond Jetson - When it comes to solving our city's problems, we have it all wrong06/19/2017
    35:01
  62. 70.
    #47: Lisa Wang - 4x National Champion gymnast turned diversity activist & entrepreneur06/12/2017
    34:58
  63. 71.
    #46: Tim Johnson - What if we treated our city like a startup?06/05/2017
    33:59
  64. 72.
    #45: Rodneyna Hart - The Art of Turning the Ordinary into the Remarkable05/29/2017
    42:30
  65. 73.
    #44: Minisode 6: Capital City Mac Fest05/22/2017
    2:33
  66. 74.
    #43: Riley Vannoy & Karl Schultz - A philanthropic twist on your classic Brew Pub05/22/2017
    35:58
  67. 75.
    #42: Steve Sanoski - Honest Reporting from Business Report's Executive Editor05/15/2017
    35:16
  68. 76.
    #41: Kathryn Hunter - Reviving the Tactile Art of Letterpress Printing [CROP]05/08/2017
    31:31
  69. 77.
    #40: Lauren Jumonville & Elizabeth Hutchison - Retrofitting our City for Innovation05/01/2017
    37:28
  70. 78.
    #39: Mayor Sharon Weston Broome - A New Vision for Our City04/24/2017
    41:40
  71. 79.
    #38: Mika Torkkola & Doug Moore - Can we shift gears to a more bike-friendly city?04/17/2017
    30:30
  72. 80.
    #37: Rashaud Red - Part II: How one high schooler is upsetting generations of bias through a simple Q&A session04/10/2017
    31:55
  73. 81.
    #36: Rashaud Red - Part I: How one high schooler is upsetting generations of bias through a simple Q&A session04/03/2017
    34:15
  74. 82.
    #35: Meghan Matt & Walter "Geno" McLaughlin - Erasing the Thin Red Line Dividing Baton Rouge03/27/2017
    41:04
  75. 83.
    #34: Minisode 5 - altBR goes live03/20/2017
    8:04
  76. 84.
    #33: Kieu Lam & Adam St. Pierre - The Magical World of the Library03/13/2017
    31:39
  77. 85.
    #32: Courtney Howells - Behind the Scenes of The Dope Game apparel brand03/06/2017
    48:17
  78. 86.
    #31: Chance Wilson - The 17-year-old CEO on a Quest to Eradicate Global Illiteracy02/27/2017
    43:44
  79. 87.
    #30: Heather Otten - Giving Baton Rouge a Hand Up, Not a Hand Out02/20/2017
    49:27
  80. 88.
    #29: Franz Borghardt - Local Stories from an Uber-Driving, Burger-Flipping Attorney02/13/2017
    1:22:47
  81. 89.
    #28: Minisode 4 - Join the altBR Family02/06/2017
    6:48
  82. 90.
    #27: Jennifer Tormo - The Skills, Tools and Tactics of Journalism from the Editor of 225 Magazine01/30/2017
    1:00:29
  83. 91.
    #26: Donney Rose - The Undeniable Power of Hip Hop and Spoken Word01/23/2017
    1:03:50
  84. 92.
    #25: Catherine O'Brien - Podcasting, Progress & Puppies01/16/2017
    45:06
  85. 93.
    #24: William Doran and Lynley Farris - Designing a more unified, resilient Mid City01/09/2017
    53:52
  86. 94.
    #23: Collin Richie - A 1,000-year Flood as seen through the lens01/02/2017
    40:45
  87. 95.
    #22: A Merry Christmas Minisode 312/25/2016
    5:43
  88. 96.
    #21: Dianne Hanley - On Police Reform, Transportation & Tax Exemptions12/19/2016
    50:42
  89. 97.
    #20: Alsie Dunbar - Girls, your potential is limitless.12/12/2016
    42:21
  90. 98.
    #19: Quinton Jason & Lynsey Gwin - When college can't give you the answers, what's next?12/05/2016
    45:33
  91. 99.
    #18: Minisode 211/28/2016
    12:49
  92. 100.
    #17: Jared Loftus — Philosophies of a Serial Entrepreneur11/21/2016
    1:29:50
  93. 101.
    #16: Lluvia Peveto — A Guide to Making Your City Feel Like Your Home11/14/2016
    1:07:23
  94. 102.
    #15: Jeff Roedel and Jeff Beck — Side Projects that Matter11/07/2016
    1:13:40
  95. 103.
    #14: Minisode — Collective Impact, Self-Awareness, Empathy & Character10/31/2016
    13:07
  96. 104.
    #13: Kristen Reeves & Sara Moore - Tackling the Tech Industry Gender Gap10/24/2016
    1:12:36
  97. 105.
    #12: Dustin Lafont - Life Lessons and Bicycle Mechanics10/17/2016
    1:07:21
  98. 106.
    #11: Kim Fossey - Rewriting the Educational Playbook of Baton Rouge10/10/2016
    1:12:10
  99. 107.
    #10: Jay Ducote - From Cubical Food Blogger to Food Network Star10/03/2016
    1:33:32
  100. 108.
    #9: Chris Brooks - Preserving the Heritage of Baton Rouge Blues09/26/2016
    1:05:11
  101. 109.
    #8: Casey Phillips - Changing a City One Mural at a Time09/19/2016
    1:30:54
  102. 110.
    #7: Zandashé Brown - An Honest Conversation on Racism and Healing09/12/2016
    55:01
  103. 111.
    #6: Dima Ghawi - [Part 2] A Story of Escape, Self-Discovery, and Meaningful Pursuits09/05/2016
    47:01
  104. 112.
    #5: Dima Ghawi - [Part 1] A Story of Escape, Self-Discovery, and Meaningful Pursuits08/29/2016
    55:38
  105. 113.
    #4: Alyssa Carson - How This 15 Year Old Plans to Colonize Mars08/22/2016
    57:02
  106. 114.
    #3: David Jones II — On Building a Global Community of Creatives08/08/2016
    1:18:39
  107. 115.
    #2: Kenny Nguyen — Dissecting the Success of a 26 Year Old CEO08/08/2016
    57:33
  108. 116.
    #1: Pilot — A Broken City is an Invitation to Serve08/08/2016
    5:25

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