Culture Capsules™ with Mr. Wendell - Where the MegaStars Meet the MetaVerse.
Mr. Wendell is an influential music manager/tour manager for major artists such as Lil Wayne, Drake, Justin Bieber, New Edition, Jay-Z, Cash Money, and many others. Culture Capsules™ with Mr. Wendell features an innovative and immersive new genre of podcasting bringing A-List talent together for exclusive technology drops, spotlights on their catalog as collectors, talks about NFTS and the crypto-verse, and integrated commerce via simulcasts on Talkshoplive® and all major podcast platforms. Celebrity guests to include Rick Ross, T.I., Lil Twist and many others.
Mr. Wendell has 25+ years of experience organizing and leading domestic/international tours for many of today’s biggest music stars. Mr. Wendell has now taken his genius to the tech world, where he is Co-Founder and Head of Studio for SDK Culture. Guests of Season One will receive commemorative First Run MetaZERO phones certified via an NFT minted on Cardano. MetaZERO is a secure mobile device that enables Zero SIM-jacking, Zero attack on voice and messaging, and Zero attack on filesharing/ photo storage -- all of which allows customers to maintain their privacy while enabling best-in-class secure communications within their social circle.
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Episode 10: Mr. Wendell talks with Sam Taylor, who explains his journey from professional athlete to fashion designer. He began creating merchandise for Grammy Award Winners OUTKAST and their OUTKAST Clothing, which led him to senior design roles working with Fortune 500 companies such as Pac Sun, Levi's, and Old Navy. In 2017 Taylor founded his own label Silent Panda. He talks about the importance of fashion being tied to culture, and utilizing his designs to incorporate black history. He believes that "stories of community and value" open up opportunities for every community. Taylor is also an avid collector, starting with comic books as a kid and continuing with vinyl toys as an adult.
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Episode 9: Mr. Wendell is like a 'kid in a candy store' talking with collector, curator, and archivist David Bieber. Bieber's archives represent 50-plus years of collecting and preserving the popular culture, music and media of the 20th and 21st centuries. David has acquired more than two million artifacts, building a collection ranging from vintage vinyl to antique radios, movie memorabilia to original Andy Warhol art, posters to press kits, baseball cards to bottle caps, always believing that the transitory creations of today are the treasures of the future. Mr. Wendell and David share the thought processes inside the mind of 'the collector', and share some of their favorite pieces of their collections. Also hear their thoughts on why the emotional link to these collectibles continues to endure today. Truly a special Culture Capsules!
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Episode 8: In this episode, Mr. Wendell talks with entrepreneur, activist, and producer Jaquial Durham. Jaquial talks about his inspiration behind his non-profit organization "For The Love Of Community", and his "Public Culture Entertainment" production Company. They also dive deeper into how the intersections of history, fashion, tech and culture will help build future community. Click HERE to listen now!