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RuggedAngel Productions

RuggedAngel Productions

RuggedAngel Productions is a hub for pop culture celebration. Down to Watch talks about movies, tv and music. The RuggedAngel Podcast highlights creative, talented and hard working women. ReVisiting Sunnydale is a Buffy the Vampire Slayer re-watc...Show More

1:02:15 | Jun 9th

"Recognized as one of The Top Women Making Noise, Lauren Goshinski is a curator and event producer who works at the intersection of music, performance, digital art and the moving image". Lauren stops by to break all of this down as she describes carv...Show More

1:06:21 | Apr 14th

Writer and Yoga Practitioner Heather Manning, a self proclaimed "Black Hillbilly", chats with me about finding herself, the benefits of growing up "wild" and emotional healing.
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1:14:30 | Feb 7th

Maya Henry joins me to talk about kicking fear in the teeth, finally making those life changes and why meal prep is so friggin daunting.

55:26 | Jan 23rd

You know her as the materialistic Hilary Banks from The Fresh Prince of Bel Air.  Now it's time to get to know Karyn Parsons as an educator, author, filmmaker and woman looking to change the way African-American history is taught, through Sweet Black...Show More

59:25 | Dec 26th, 2018

This woman has been my teacher, cheerleader, mentor, caregiver, and most of all my friend. It's time for you all to learn who my mom is. Please give a listen as we get a just a peek into her life and accomplishments.

1:35:31 | Nov 1st, 2018

Listen to the story of how a scrappy "Steeltown girl" turned herself into the Pittsburgh Maven of the Arts.  Joy Sato joins me to talk about being one of the first of very few black arts administrators in Pittsburgh, her life at Motown, and doing the...Show More

1:10:40 | Oct 8th, 2018

Co-owner of Black Forge Coffee, Ashley Bianca Corts, opens up about holistic healing, fighting back against sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace and the business of starting a business.

1:08:40 | Sep 18th, 2018

Mary Ann McBride came in to the studio to discuss her career in film and being a doula. But midway through our conversation, I found out that she has been a surrogate, more than once, so I had to ask all of the questions that I have ever wanted to as...Show More

1:02:32 | Aug 29th, 2018

Founder and VP of the Lincoln Lemington Neighborhood Revitalization Group came by to talk about her life of growing up "ghetto rich", improv acting, building community, revitalizing neighborhoods and so much more.

1:12:01 | Aug 9th, 2018

Jatolloa Davis is a midwife is here to talk all about catching babies and what it's like to be a part of such a spiritual and intimate moment in a family's life.

33:05 | Aug 1st, 2018

Singer/Songwriter Jill Sobule, takes a break from workshopping her new one woman show #FThe7thGrade to talk to me about junior high crushes, surviving the music industry and the intimacy of house concerts.

1:31:43 | Jul 19th, 2018

It's my 100th episode! My husband thought a great way to celebrate would be for me to be interviewed on my own show. In this episode, I unveil my creative processes, awkward teen years and love for the people in my life. we go!

1:08:06 | Jun 17th, 2018

Playwright/Songwriter/Experience Designer, Molly Rice and I discuss some female serial killers because Molly has written and produced a show called Angelmakers: Songs for Female Serial Killers.

1:00:40 | Jun 6th, 2018

The new case Shawn and Gus are working on, takes them to a comic convention. SO we share some of our favorite con stories.

1:01:21 | Jun 5th, 2018

Artist Christine Bethea has been through some dark times, but has managed to come out on the other end with grace, joy and faith. Listen as she tells her story of finding strength.

1:06:48 | May 22nd, 2018

It's not always easy to admit to yourself that you aren't fully following your passions. Linsey McDaniel is on a journey of self discovery. And that journey has led her to starting her own business. Linsey joins me chop it up about taking the leap, A...Show More

1:00:08 | May 9th, 2018

The Movie Scene Queen joins me to discuss film and finding time to following your passion as you hold down a family.

1:05:40 | May 2nd, 2018

Jen Saffron, PR/Marketing Guru and owner of Sprezzatura Catering takes a moment to sit down with me to talk about her life, the importance of community, and her love for feeding people.

43:56 | Apr 27th, 2018

Shawn and Gus take a case from a guy who has multiple personalities, and one of them looooves Gus. Shawn pulls another trash move when he drugs and kidnaps Gus.

48:03 | Apr 18th, 2018

Listen to this super episode with Jameela Lewis aka The Wine Lady of Fruit of the Vine. Walk away with tips on loving yourself, being kind to your wine and get "Wine Woke".

1:11:34 | Apr 11th, 2018

This week I got to chat with the "DIY Maker Mavan" and the Director and Founder of Assemble, Nina Barbuto. Nina has a passion for art, new media, social learning, architecture, film, urban acupunture, and would like to use the word "rainbow" to descr...Show More

1:05:38 | Apr 2nd, 2018

This week’s guest is Kristine Irwin. An extremely brave woman who  survived a sexual assault and has chosen to use what happened to her to help give a voice to other survivors. Please check out her non-profit, Voices of Hope, as well as her book of t...Show More

32:08 | Mar 23rd, 2018

The Kelly Strayhorn Theater in Pittsburgh, was so kind as to include The RuggedAngel Cast in the Sunstar Festival line up. Internationally based fashion designer, Tereneh Idia joins me to talk about sustainable fashion and her experiences gaining tru...Show More

1:12:33 | Mar 13th, 2018

This week’s guest is multi disciplinary artist, Lindsey Scherloum. Lindsey is currently and Artist in Residence with the Office of Public Art, working with the United Somali bantu Group of Pittsburgh. We have a great conversation about self discovery...Show More

40:15 | Feb 17th, 2018

You may know Tina Alexis Allen as Shurn from the wildly popular TV show Outsiders. Now, get to know her as an author. Her new memoir, HIDING OUT: A Memoir of Drugs,Deception, and Double Lives, is wilder than fiction. Get it Feb 20, wherever you buy b...Show More

31:36 | Feb 8th, 2018

Shawn and Gus find themselves going undercover in a Civil War re-enactment group.

1:17:01 | Jan 22nd, 2018

If you are in the public art game, more than likely you know Renee Piechocki. For the past 13 years, Renee has been the founding Director of the Office of Public Art here in Pittsburgh. She has recently decided to hand the crown over to Sallyann Kluz...Show More

54:58 | Dec 13th, 2017

I got to know President and CEO of 1Hood Media, Celeste Smith. This strong and beautiful soul talked about reclaiming her time, finding her footing in a new city, and setting a good example.

37:08 | Dec 6th, 2017

Get your leotards and tap shoes. It's time to dazzle and stretch our way through this episode of Psych Babble.

1:07:37 | Dec 2nd, 2017

Liz Labacz, the C is silent, joins me to talk about Arcade Comedy Theater, Frankly Scarlett Comedy, the benefits of attending an all girls school, and finding her birth mother.

1:10:27 | Nov 22nd, 2017

Photographer and Owner of Lioness Photography, Richena Brockinson joined me to talk about her career. Whether she is giving thanks to those who have helped her on her creative path or explaining what keeps her going as a teaching artist, it becomes a...Show More

1:00:59 | Nov 8th, 2017

Jordan Corcoran suffers from generalized anxiety disorder and panic disorder. Upon being diagnosed, Jordan decided to make sure that negative didn’t define her and she turned it into a positive, which is known as Listen, Lucy. The website encourages ...Show More

48:18 | Nov 8th, 2017

Filmmaker, Carrie Collins came by to fill us in on her new TV project, Mulligan. Carrie talks more about that, indie filmmaking, the Carnegie Screenwriters and more.

45:58 | Oct 31st, 2017

Gus gets a crush on a Basic Becky who is looking for some money her dead husband stole and lost. Dan loses a bet, Kahmeela tries a Jeff Goldblum impersonation and Marcella finds out what Jason Ritter loyalty is.

46:32 | Oct 22nd, 2017

“Yeah, I definitely laughed in someone’s face when they tried to makeout with me.” - Allison Powell (writer, actor, awkward lover)

1:02:55 | Sep 20th, 2017

Actress Amy Lyn joins me to talk about self promotion and how trusting her instincts got her to the life that she loves.

48:39 | Sep 10th, 2017

Shawn and Gus get wrapped up in the murderous under belly of the Spelling Bee world. We read some listener tweets and learn how to pronounce Omundson.

1:09:08 | Aug 30th, 2017

“This creative life is a strange one. It’s a very particular way of life.” - A.M. Lukas (writer, director, Oprah obsessed)

1:03:16 | Aug 26th, 2017

“Who do people study, why do we study them and why do some cultures and places of the world get left out?” - Rachel Klipa (Teacher, Art Historian, Robot Lover)

57:48 | Aug 15th, 2017

It's the brand new podcast by RuggedAngel Productions, dedicated to the TV show Psych! Join Kahmeela, Marcella and Dan as they recap and reminisce over the adventures of Shawn Spencer and Burton Guster.

1:01:22 | Jul 11th, 2017

"I love to watch an artist work." - Renee Govanucci (Dancer, Jazz Director, Competitive Twirler)

1:12:41 | Jun 28th, 2017

“A lot of people died for me to be here and to be able to do what I want to do, and I’m going to fully embrace that and not waste those sacrifices.” - Alecia Young (Artist, Advocate for Women's Health, Laser Focused)

1:13:48 | Jun 15th, 2017

"All of those things that take our voices away, I'm hoping to counteract." - Vivian Lee Croft (Writer, Finding a Voice for the Voiceless, Southern Gal)

1:15:22 | Jun 3rd, 2017

“Teaching the skills necessary to live in this world that doesn’t adapt to an autistic person, while also teaching them it’s ok to just be you.” - Heather Conroy (Social Worker, Autism Specialist, Karaoke Enthusiast)

1:11:12 | May 26th, 2017

Etta Cetera curated an exhibit at BOOM Concepts, in Pittsburgh, called “Contraband: An Art Show and Fundraiser for Prison Justice”. The exhibit showcased artists from both sides of the prison walls.The proceeds from the show went to Let's Get Free - ...Show More

51:10 | May 17th, 2017

“I have a whole life list of things that I try to come back to and check in on.” - Kelsey Halling (Impacting the World, First Woman to Run Across Haiti, Serious Child)

51:25 | May 10th, 2017

“I’m used to just doing whatever needs to be done.” - Theresa Fortier (Talent Career Strategist, Producer, Professional FanGirl)

47:47 | Apr 19th, 2017

“We live right here in this universe, and are able to access ‘the other’” - Amber Epps (Lyricist, Entrepreneur, Hedge Witch)

1:00:06 | Apr 7th, 2017

“Once you start changing and evolving into someone that isn’t you for the benefit of someone else breathing in the same space that you happen to be in, is offensive.” - Kezia Taylor (Attorney, Social Engineer of Change, DIYer)

1:00:39 | Mar 8th, 2017

“Technology has taken over communication in getting to know someone.” - Monique Hamlett (Vlogger, Adventurous, Super Syngle)

37:09 | Mar 2nd, 2017

“I’m tired of hearing from bookers that they don’t know how to promote a female comedy tour, so I’m doing it myself.” - Kaytlin Bailey (Comedian)

1:22:33 | Feb 8th, 2017

The RuggedAngel Cast has partnered with BOOM Concepts to bring you interviews with fresh new female artists. For the kick off, I talked to Anqwenique Wingfield and Julie Mallis, the first ladies of Boom Concepts, during a live podcast.

1:15:02 | Jan 26th, 2017

“Making art, we think of it as being a luxury, but some people can’t help but make and create beautiful things.” - Kim Fox (Artist, Workerbird, Tom Hardy Enthusiast)

1:03:14 | Dec 28th, 2016

“That’s the basis of everything I do. Comes from that basic idea that we have this memory , this collective memory that does not exist within a linear time period.” - Alisha Wormsley (Artist, Anthropologist, Sci-Fi Geek)

44:09 | Dec 20th, 2016

“I really, really love when we do the school programs, and the kids come in and they look at art and then they have these really deep, insightful conversations with their peers, that they would have probably never had if the art didn’t bring it out.”...Show More

1:01:54 | Nov 23rd, 2016

“I realized, going through all of that, knowledge is power. And it was important for me to be active in my own recovery.” - Ceceli Abernathy (Author, Mother, Relentless)

1:30:44 | Nov 16th, 2016

"I like to call out, and call in." - Christiane Dolores (Playwright, Musician, Empathic Storyteller)

54:10 | Nov 3rd, 2016

“The skills I have in poetry applies in comics in terms of space, not being too wordy focusing on image, character and story.” - Yona Harvey (Author, Poet, Comic Book Store Regular)

1:01:13 | Oct 30th, 2016

“I’d always been making art myself, and it just was like, 'oh i’m just reverting back to my native language or something.” - Maggie Negrete (Illustrator, Teaching Artist, Zine Queen)

1:54:41 | Oct 2nd, 2016

This conversation is with Christina Jackson, one half of the wildly popular #Sasil in the TV show, Outsiders. Christina and I talk about diversity and inclusion in Hollywood, Steelers fans, and her time on Boardwalk Empire.

47:05 | Sep 8th, 2016

I got to sit down with Tina Alexis Allen from the WGN show, Outsiders. Hear about her huge family, turning bullets into jewelry, memoirs and how she becomes Shurn.

50:46 | Sep 2nd, 2016

I talk to History Buff, Amy Philips-Haller from The Mount Pleasant Glass Museum. But our conversation doesn't stop there. We talk about journalism, the days of analog and how she accidentally wrote a book.

1:03:48 | Aug 24th, 2016

"I'm really not sure what I'm doing in the moment, but that's what I love about it." - Deanna Mance (Artist, Spontaneous Mark Maker, Big Mama)

35:01 | Aug 17th, 2016

Filmmakers Ed Santiago and Todd Folts joined me to discuss going back to high school. Their latest project, 45: a Rock n Roll Documentary, centers around Sherwood High School students and the 45 year old tradition of making them into rock stars.

1:07:17 | Aug 3rd, 2016

"I've always just been me." - Marta Mazzoni (Podcast Queen, Theater Nerd, Michael McDonald Fan)

1:21:54 | Aug 3rd, 2016

"I wanna feel extreme, in some way." - Kate Hansen (Machinima Artist, Consumer of Vaporwave, Snarky Country Gal)

47:49 | Jul 25th, 2016

"I'm better at saying 'no' and letting people deal with that and not feeling so responsible for people all of the time." - Deesha Philyaw (Author, Wordsmith, Maximum Middle Aged)

1:07:04 | Jul 13th, 2016

Filmmaker/Podcaster Lance Parkin has been chomping at the bit to come talk about the 90s teen sensation, Can't Hardly Wait. Looking at the Jeffrey Dean Morgan doppleganger, you wouldn't think this would be his most favorite movie. But it is.

1:18:19 | Jul 7th, 2016

Onsaya and I talk women working themselves to death, the lasting effects of Candyman and why Prince is the only one allowed to sing The Beautiful Ones.

1:15:00 | Jul 1st, 2016

This week's conversation circles around #BeckyWithTheBadGrades, forgiveness, Ticketmaster's tomfoolery and the Battle of the Bastards.

59:01 | Jun 27th, 2016

Scott Jarvis is back to talk about the 1987 Coen Brothers classic, "Raising Arizona", the "Evil Dead" connection and Ghost Rider prophecies.

50:24 | Jun 24th, 2016

“I’m just trying to let myself be grateful” - Akirah Robinson (Author, Breakup Coach, Respected)

1:14:31 | Jun 20th, 2016

Onsaya and I talk about the poor decisions to be made at Magic Mike Live, trying a new workout, the importance of summer birthday plans and introduce the new segment, 'Questionable Conversation'.

1:10:20 | Jun 9th, 2016

My occasional co-host, Onsaya, is back! This week the discussion circles around Beyonce in Pittsburgh, dating in 2016, zoo security and a whole bunch more.

35:02 | Jun 1st, 2016

“For me,singing is more vulnerable." - Gloria Reuben (Actor, Musician, Amazing)

1:04:46 | May 18th, 2016

This week, I tried something different. I don't have a guest, but meet my new co-host, Onsaya! Listen as we talk about boy bands, Janet Jackson, the importance of Facebook security clearances and why we fell out with Nev but Max is still bae.

1:23:41 | May 11th, 2016

“The world is a much more colorful beautiful place when you’re just allowing yourself to be creative.” Ruthy Stapleton (Graphic Designer, Film Producer, Structured Chaos Seeker)

23:14 | Apr 27th, 2016

Kahmeela got the chance to chat with The Last Dragon, himself, Taimak! In addition to being  the star of one of the most beloved black martial arts, music video films, Taimak is a writer, director, martial arts master, and youth mentor. And he still ...Show More

1:15:24 | Apr 27th, 2016

"Luck is about putting yourself in situations where the chance of you succeeding is more likely." - Cathy Rescher (Founder of the 3 Rivers Screenwriters Conference, Producer, Philosopher's Daughter)

59:01 | Apr 13th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “Everyone was like, you can’t do it. It can’t be done. And I was like, hmm, I’ll do it.” - Alyson Stephan (Filmmaker, Entrepreneur, Doer of What Can't Be Done)

59:36 | Apr 6th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: “I feel like I’m gonna make it better if I have other people behind me, who understand what I do and support me, as opposed to feeling like I’m all by myself.” - Lauren Zurchin (Photographer, Musician, Friend to Birds)

1:24:53 | Mar 31st, 2016

Down To Watch Podcast: Independent filmmaker, Pj Gaynard joins Kahmeela to talk about the 80s, childhood summers and The Glow.

1:21:47 | Mar 30th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: “Your perception is reality.What you think you’re viewing the world as, is going to become your reality.” - Erika May (Musician, Fire Thrower, Metal Head)

57:58 | Mar 23rd, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: "I just go and do things. I don't think, 'a woman shouldn't do this'." - Susan Wagner Sculptor, Painter, Sci-Fi Geek

59:26 | Mar 16th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: "If you want something to happen, make it happen." Sarah Jive - Self Starter, Event Producer, Chico DeBarge Fan

1:37:17 | Mar 9th, 2016

RuggedAngel Cast: "I've been told, in so many words, that I'm intimidating." - Storm Large Glamazon, Moving Target, Musician

54:55 | Feb 25th, 2016

Down To Watch Podcast: Kahmeela and Dan talk Geek Power, 90s Hip Hop and this coming of age tale that steers away from Hollywood’s black male stereotype.

37:29 | Feb 25th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: “I am so blessed and so grateful that someone was able to walk alongside of me and push me and teach me so many different things.” - Marna Owens Academic, Creator, Never Shy

1:05:23 | Feb 17th, 2016

The RuggedAngel 'Cast: “When I thrust her hand forward, which was holding the buck knife with my hand over it, towards Elijah...the scream that she gave me was just, delicious.” - Christine Mancini, Psychologist, Actor, Creeptastic Broad

1:17:54 | Feb 12th, 2016

Down to Watch: Kahmeela and Dan stumble through Greek character names and talk Beyonce, horror films, Spike Lee, misogyny and the actual number of acts in a film.

1:06:43 | Feb 10th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “I consider myself an artist. I don’t really consider myself a hip hop artist,or this kind of artist, or specifically an actress, or anything like that. Those are all just different forms of expression as far as I’m concerned...Show More

59:54 | Feb 5th, 2016

Down To Watch: My neighbor Sean shows up to talk about Ry Ry in this messy love story and give the sage advice to "never hit on the wait staff".

49:31 | Feb 3rd, 2016

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “I try to always depict women with, at first a more natural look. Natural waist line, normal proportions. And then I’ll let the Art Director have to muster that courage to tell me no.” - Rhonda Libbey Ferret Wrangler, Tea Sno...Show More

1:15:30 | Jan 29th, 2016

Down To Watch: Kahmeela is in love with Ice Cube’s sexy resting bitch face, while Dan gets his PhD in Ice Cube after confusing him with Ice T, in PUBLIC!

1:07:41 | Jan 21st, 2016

Down To Watch: You should always spend time with your grandparents...but Holy Britney Spears! These people are Katy Perry crazy!

57:50 | Jan 21st, 2016

The RuggedAngel Cast: “Someone has to be the first one on the dance floor and it is usually me.” - Jazmin Jackson Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur, Daryl Dixon Wannabe

1:02:17 | Jan 15th, 2016

Down to Watch: Andrew Wolf is back! And we talk about this story of how a girl with zero personality, racks up a major amount of debt in a small town full of kind folks.

32:19 | Jan 14th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "I try to be very humble, about a lot of things. I know I’m not the only that excels at things. But I have always felt like I just have flow.” - Christina McNeese Self Starter, Performer, Sex Poet

50:19 | Jan 10th, 2016

Down to Watch Podcast: Anthony Hopkins has set a game of Mousetrap for Ryan Gosling. We navigate through this legal thriller that happens to have a few plot holes.

58:38 | Jan 7th, 2016

The RuggedAngel Podcast: After a much needed hiatus, I'm back with season 2! I took the show on the road and talked to some ladies (and gents) at the Second Shift Crafters' "Procrastinators Ball". It was fun working without a net.

1:37:04 | Jan 5th, 2016

Down To Watch Podcast: DJ KK Hollywood joins Kahmeela to talk music in 2015. They dish on their favs, dream collaborations and what artists can fall in a whole and go away forever.

1:56:03 | Dec 27th, 2015

Down to Watch Podcast: Mary X-mas!! Jessica comes back to talk about the non-traditional Christmas movie, "GO". Yes, this one night of mischief told 3 different ways, is a Christmas movie. Just go with it.

59:57 | Dec 7th, 2015

Down to Watch Podcast: It's a monster menagerie! Dan and I tip our hats to Evil Dead, for helping to inspire Cabin in the Woods. We both have a husband's bulge (figuratively)for this movie, but know not to read the Latin.

1:11:01 | Nov 12th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: The "secret" identity of D is revealed, we celebrate our 1 year podcast anniversary, as well as Ryan Gosling's birthday. And while we're at it, two ex school teachers and an ex 13 year old girl, talk about “Half Nelson”.

1:15:40 | Nov 6th, 2015

It's another "Hey Girl" Edition, where I dive into Ryan Gosling's films. This time around, story analyst, Newt Calkins, joins me to theorize about the meaning behind the 2005 film, "Stay". And also find time to objectify Colin Farrell.

1:00:37 | Nov 4th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast SEASON FINALE: “I had the general sense that I was funny, but I think I really subscribed to the idea that I had to not make that much noise or not draw that much attention to myself.” Christine Nangle, Comedy Writer, Philly N...Show More

46:20 | Oct 30th, 2015

Ashley joins me to tackle the kinda chick flick, The Loved Ones. Teenage girls with a crush, are already pretty unpredictable and irrational. Now add the help of a father to kidnap and lobotomize her object of affection.

1:20:06 | Oct 28th, 2015

So, Jessica and Kahmeela decided to watch the so-called, 4th installment in The Crow franchise and drag their husbands, Dan and Dan (no relation), along for the ride.

1:12:32 | Oct 22nd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “I’m a very curious person and I want to seek the truth. That’s why I love conspiracy theories.” - Lani Redinger, Marketing Maven, Truth Seeker, Salt Aficianado

1:07:50 | Oct 19th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: Special guest, Chuck Cramer from The House of The Dead store, brings in one of his favorite films for discussion. Freebie lists, spiders and headless head are also discussed. In length.

1:35:37 | Oct 12th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "This is such a cop out, but film work is hard work." - Laura Pliskin Art Dept Coordinator, Motorcycle Maven, Video Game Voyeur

45:36 | Oct 1st, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: This episode was inspired by true events. D and K talk about why it's not a good idea for K to watch 'The Strangers' when she's home alone.

1:19:41 | Sep 30th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “To understand anybody, I really try and see things from everybody’s different perspective in ways that I don’t necessarily feel about.” - Valerie Gaisor, Ballroom Dancer, Actor, Flapper

1:33:23 | Sep 25th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "I went home and I was rooted somewhere. I always knew that I would come back and raise my children here, because I wanted the to have what I had...minus the open air drug market." - Cerece Rennie Murphy, Author, DC native, ...Show More

1:17:59 | Sep 24th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: Blogger, Courtney McShea, joins me to discuss one of her top 5 favorite films, The United States of Leland.

1:06:56 | Sep 21st, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: D saddles up to help me talk about this story of cowboys, six man football (it's a thing) and yodeling.

1:15:59 | Sep 16th, 2015

Down to Watch Podcast: New shows, old favorites, and disappointment. We cover it all as we go through the Fall TV guide for 2015.

1:30:10 | Sep 11th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: I'm joined by Amanda Waltz and we run LONG. Two un-parented teenagers, several unfortunate 90s fashion choices, one baboon,hundreds of books on criminology, and one pair of luscious Michael Pitt lips equals Murder By Numbers.

1:43:00 | Sep 10th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: “I want people to feel like I did good work.” - Minette, Punk Rock Princess, Beloved Bookworm, Producer and Host of Filmmakers Corner

1:13:22 | Sep 3rd, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: Such. A heavy. Movie. Thanks to Bryan Ghingold, of Go Figure Custom Figures, for sticking this one out with me. I'm ready to get back into the Gosling fluff.

1:12:56 | Sep 2nd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "I like to be the center of attention, without knowing that I'm the center of attention." - Khalillah, Janet Jackson STAN, Detroit enthusiast, the one responsible for getting you on the dance floor.

1:11:56 | Aug 27th, 2015

It's Diversity Day as Kahmeela and The Knave of Nerds, Roy, talk about the current situation of diversity in pop culture.

1:08:15 | Aug 26th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "Show me the worst." - Nicole, Blogger, Event Planner, Seeker of Horrific Tales.

1:07:46 | Aug 21st, 2015

Down To Watch: Double agents, brutal kills, the Irish Mob and Uncle Marty are all discussed by me and my special guest, Nick Kizina, after we watch 'The Departed'.

1:16:46 | Aug 13th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: Andrew Wolf joins K to talk and cry about 'The Notebook' in this "Hey Girl" Edition of DTW. This movie should be sold with Kleenex.

1:27:32 | Aug 12th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: " I'm kind of a purest, when it comes to Horror." - Amanda, Film Critic, Punk Kid, Horror Purest

1:05:23 | Aug 6th, 2015

Down To Watch: We start our Ryan Gosling Celebration with the 2000 movie, "Remember the Titans". And we kind of muddle our way through because, we don't speak football.

1:04:13 | Aug 5th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "I used to let the fear of everything hold me back and keep me grounded. I'm trying my best to work past it and move through the fear." - Lisa, Beachbody Coach and Cize Instructor

1:17:38 | Jul 30th, 2015

"I fully believe, that theater saved my life." - Samantha Story-Camp (Actor, Writer, Maker of Soap)

1:33:59 | Jul 25th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: "If you want kids to excel in art, you need to encourage them." - CindyJackson, actor, director, Phile.

1:25:14 | Jul 8th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Pittsburgh 48 Hour Film Project Edition. 90s grunge era? Check. Poetry. Check. Holistic healing. Check. Filmmaking. Check!

1:20:17 | Jul 2nd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Pittsburgh 48 Hour Film Project Edition. Meet Jennifer Guffey. Film editor. Graphic designer. fighter of crime.

1:30:50 | Jun 24th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Lyndsay Edder. Even though we are divided by our age and fandoms, I enjoyed getting to know what lurks inside her photographer's mind. PLUS!! Get info on my FIRST GIVEAWAY!!

56:39 | Jun 18th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: The Pittsburgh 48 Hour Film Project Edition Meet Amanda Heimberg, a law clerk who loves creating short films in 48 hours, architecture and Harry Potter.

1:02:27 | Jun 2nd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Kahleela Adams. MY SISTER! If you want to learn to dance, speak Spanish or enjoy deliciously healthy food, you wanna know her.

1:03:53 | May 21st, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: D is back! But it's not clear if he really enjoyed The Daredevil Series.

1:33:16 | May 21st, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Nancy Mimless. She is full of stories and the ability to amuse Robin Williams.

1:08:10 | May 7th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: Drop your Skittles! Roy is in the house to talk about the movie Gremlins, could have been a WHOLE lot darker.

1:04:21 | Apr 30th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Geri LaRose. She is gonna tell us all about Gastroparesis, how to do the Kettle Bell Swing, and making your wedding parth happy, with New Balance sneakers.

1:06:26 | Apr 22nd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Aubrey Worek, personal trainer, dance instructor, nutritionist and all around bad ass. We talk about daily struggles, the importance of women supporting one another and guilty pleasures.

1:22:21 | Apr 15th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Jackie Druga. She is the woman you want to know if the apocalypse happens. This author of Beginnings Series creates worlds, just so she can destroy them.

1:29:54 | Apr 8th, 2015

It's REX MANNING DAY!!! We take a trip back to the 90s and revisit the cult classic film, Empire Records.

1:05:15 | Mar 27th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Bernadette Ulsamer, poet, fashion blogger and personal stylist. We are treated to a few of her original poems as she expresses the importance to "round 'em up and push 'em out".

46:06 | Mar 23rd, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: K and D get into Freshman year in college, wooing Barkbox and the new Thanksgiving Day staple, "Hollidaysburg".

1:05:38 | Mar 20th, 2015

Meet Bridgette Perdue. She is a singer/songwriter who also teaches singing and dance to young children. She is determined to share her God given gifts with the world.

44:20 | Mar 12th, 2015

Down To Watch 008: K has a Glynn Turman story to tell, but D won't let her get it out, as the two talk about the 1994 film, The Inkwell.

1:07:58 | Mar 10th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet Anqwenique Wingfield. She is a Whirl Magazine Top 13 Under 30 for 2015, and she deserves to be. A songbird who effortlessly transitions from Jazz to Opera and from Soul to Classical.

56:37 | Mar 3rd, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast: Meet producer and actress, Tressa DiGiulio. We talk about the upcoming SWAN Day Pittsburgh, No Name Players and deer.

1:09:25 | Feb 25th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast #4. Meet musical powerhouse, Addi Twigg. We discuss The Telephone Line, having (or not having) children, and cheesy musical tastes.

54:40 | Feb 21st, 2015

Meet this young filmmaker and founder of Pop Up Premieres, Njaimeh Njie!

1:16:27 | Feb 8th, 2015

Down To Watch Podcast: D gets really passionate about The Oscars and tries to conjure up Michael Keaton. And then K & D gush over the Buffy the Vampire Slayer episode, "Once More With Feeling".

1:19:12 | Jan 28th, 2015

The RuggedAngel Podcast #2. Meet Liana Maneese. She came by to make a big announcement about her upcoming solo project. We also managed to talk about the difficulties of always "being on", working for others, and music.

1:35:20 | Jan 21st, 2015

Introducing The RuggedAngel podcast! Our first guest in Jessica Winter, a theater nerd at heart, who is working overtime on labors of love to make her community, a better place.

29:09 | Nov 12th, 2014

In this episode, Dan learns what a sex packet is, as we discuss Digital Underground's 1990 album "Sex Packets".