A brand new podcast collection goals to untangle psychological well being in music

A brand new dwell podcast collection specializing in psychological well being in music is launching in London.

Untangling Mental Health in Music might be hosted by DJ, producer and comic High Rankin at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen in East London.

With three occasions scheduled all through January, February and March, he might be joined by a string of company reminiscent of TV presenter, DJ and CALM board member Eddy Temple Morris, legendary beatboxer and hip hop artist Killa Kela and performance-led musician Tim Exile.

Untangling Mental Health in Music types a part of Shoreditch occasion collective SuperCulture’s season on MENtal well being. The collection will cowl a spread of psychological well being and music associated subjects reminiscent of tips on how to outline success in your work and trade and tips on how to construct supportive micro-communities.

First up on the podcast is Warp and Planet Mu affiliate Tim Exile. He’ll be a part of High Rankin on January 15, with Killa Kela and Eddy Temple Morris following go well with on February 12 and March 12 respectively.

“This residency quarter will acknowledge is that as a lot area as males are given to speak; it appears the dialog concerning the devastating results of poor psychological well being is isn’t being had,” explains SuperCulture occasion organiser Jenna AL-Ansari a press launch. “Toxic masculinity nonetheless pervades all walks of life, and the Me Too motion demonstrated how devastating the consequences of this tradition is for ladies and non-binary folks.”

Meanwhile High Rankin stated, "In the center of 2018 I had a extreme burnout that had been on the boil for quite a lot of years. I used to be prepared to show my again on the final 20 or so years of labor after feeling a stress from the trade that I felt I may not bear.”

Adding, “I started to talk to folks within the trade and was shocked, however in a method not shocked, to search out out that what i used to be feeling was removed from the minority of instances however was occurring to nearly everybody I knew in within the trade.”

The dwell podcast occasions are scheduled to happen on January 15, February 12 and March 12 at Hoxton Square Bar & Kitchen. Tickets are on sale now.

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