redShift is a local Jazz band from Orange County, CA that you may remember from our live episode: The Tao of Jazz. We invited them back to take a peak inside of their creative process, and learn more about how they make music with two of the band’s geniuses: Dannie Hofmann and Stu Goodis. Learn […]
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Listen in as our resident musicians, Oliver and Lanzo once again discuss all things music in the harmonious way only these music nerds can do. They get into some really good stuff in this one, including rhythm and its vital importance to music, rhythm in different types of music, “stretching” rhythm (rubato) and “breaking the […]
In the aftermath of heartbreak and divorce, John Kim discovered a passion to help others and went from an aspiring screenwriter to pursuing a career as a licensed therapist. To process his feelings and frustrations during that time, he began documenting his hero’s journey in a blog he titled The Angry Therapist. “Why am I […]
His birth was fortold. He was inspired by a monkey to crawl. Who on earth is Satch Purcell?! In the early days of the show, our co-hosts interviewed one another and those recordings have only been available for listening on the homepage of our website with their bios… until now! You now get to listen […]
Can you remember a time when you were “put on the spot” and had to improvise your way through an unexpected situation? This episode is all about those moments as Satch and Carlos share personal stories about how they got through these kinds of experiences, and is full of practical, real-world strategies for handling all […]
“I’m ready to do whatever I need to do to get there.” Come along with us as Carlos shares stories of his recent trip to Peru and Shamanic ceremony while on spiritual retreat in the Amazon Jungle. Topics in this episode include entheogens such as Ayahuasca in personal development work, and the idea of sacred […]
Listen in on our first live episode recorded during a live jazz concert. We’ll hear three sets from the jazz band redShift and in between those sets, conversation with the band, exploring questions such as: What is Jazz? What is improvisation? We’ll improvise in exploratory conversation about relevant ideas and philosophical concepts around jazz and, […]
Join us for one of our most downloaded episodes which happens to be our very first episode! In this one, Carlos and Satch have one of their amazing conversations with each other. This one’s all about emotional mastery, what’s happening within us when intense emotion arises and how to deal with it more effectively. They […]
In this episode we talk with friend of the show, Petalyn Albert of Heart Fueled Giants and The NLP Advantage. She is a personal development coach with many tools, specializing in divorce, grief, big life transitions and high-performance, and right out of the gate we get into some really great conversation about all this and […]
Join us for a never-before kind of episode where show producer and musician Oliver Althoen hosts his first episode accompanied only by past guest and fellow musician Lanzo Luconi. That’s right, Carlos and Satch took the night off for this one so that these two could dive deep into the subject of music. Let’s be […]
Join us for a wonderful, exploratory, musical conversation with JP Durand and Liza Carbé of Incendio Band. From their website: Formed in the summer of 1999 by Jim Stubblefield, Jean-Pierre Durand and Liza Carbé, Incendio (which means “fire” in Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish) became a vehicle for the influences and compositional talents of the three musicians. Echoes of music ranging from […]
In this very special episode, Carlos and Satch sat down with Authenticity Show Producer Oliver Althoen to explore his life, music and even some of their shared history as long time friends. They listen to and discuss several of Oliver’s diverse musical creations, and Oliver gifts us with a live performance of a song you […]
With the world in conflict and various forms of existential angst building walls of emotional tension all around us, what can we do about it? How can we steal the fire from conflict and open ourselves to richer set of responses? Is it possible to learn to experience and ‘do’ the world differently? How can […]
Is there a special state, called hypnosis? How do we let go of wooly concepts and snake oil while exploring the incredible, life-changing power of Suggestion? Listen to our latest episode as Carlos talks with Anthony Jacquin about mentalism, mystery performing, philosophy and the needless suffering caused by cognitive bias. Aren’t you curious to know […]
Our guest on the latest episode is classical pianist and piano teacher Lanzo Luconi. Originally from Costa Rica, he runs the Costa Rica Piano Festival and the Costa Rica Music Entrepreneurship Seminar. Show producer and resident musician Oliver Althoen joins Satch and Carlos as co-host in this one to enhance the musical conversation. We begin […]
Driven, driven, driven for success and a natural inclination for leadership, Daniel had more than a mere taste of The Good Life. Find out what happened when he asked himself, “Is this it? Is this all there is?” From Christian minister to corporate high-roller, Daniel was also driven by Truth. In addition to his many pearls of […]
In this episode we have an amazing conversation with one of a kind artist, teacher and naturalist Amy Hay of Centaur’s Arrow. Join us as we view the world through her unique perspectives on art and creativity. Amy invites a new way of seeing things through her work, opening doorways to new dimensions of excellence! Connect […]
If you found yourself suddenly stranded in an unfamiliar place, far away from civilization, would you know what to do or how to survive? Have you ever craved to retreat from the hustle and bustle of society’s rat-race and unplug for a bit? Have you seen survival shows on TV and daydreamed about being self-sufficient […]
When is boredom a good thing? What does it say about the person who is bored? How does boredom feel? Listen in as Carlos and Satch discuss all of this and more on this stimulating episode all about boredom.
In our newest episode, Carlos and Satch deeply explore a topic that is so relevant to us all: Dreams. Listen in and learn all about the art, science, mythology and experience of dreaming in this fascinating episode.