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Cultivating the conversation around Hair & Scalp health and Hair Loss. Whether you are in the Hair industry and would like to delve deeper into Hair Loss & Scalp conditions, have experienced or are suffering from some kind of alopecia or scalp problem, or would like to offer support to someone who has, think of this as your audio resource Library for everything you would like to know about all aspects of Hair & scalp health & hair life! Delving into all the aspects of: ~ Trichology ~ Expert ...
 
You're walking down the street with a screaming toddler, barf all over your shirt, carrying a the bike they refuse to ride while pushing a stoller and a stranger stops you to give you some long-winded, well-intentioned advice. Sound familiar? This podcast isn't that. Listen to real life experiences on a variety of topics from parents who have been there and done that. Topics range from the realities of sleep deprivation, being barfed on, mental illness to the day-to-day monotanies of raising ...
 
Do you live for the hunt? Do you eat, breathe, & sleep pop culture, fine art, & antiques – or do you just want to know more? Do comic books keep you up at night, do all those unloved antiques keep you tossing and turning, is that dusty old portrait or modern abstract flashing before you when you close your eyes? Is it because they might be worth something, or because they might be worthless… and you just don’t know? Whether collecting & selling as a career or a hobby, find out what’s hot and ...
 
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Soft Valkyrie

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Soft Valkyrie

Richard Wagner, David Kanaga (composition and arrangement), Stephen Fry (narrator), Bryan the Mensah (Siegmund), Hailey Clark (Sieglinde), Attila Csihar (Hunding), Mattijs van de Woerd (Wotan), Nadine Secunde (Fricka), Claron McFadden (Brünnhilde)

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Can someone whisper Die Walküre in your ear? With opera, you do not think of whispers or sighs but of strong classical voices in grand, spectacular set pieces. But the composer and game designer David Kanaga has turned Richard Wagner’s famous opera into a podcast. In Die Walküre, the second part of Wagner’s Ring des Nibelungen, the supreme god Wotan punishes his daughter Brünnhilde for not following his orders. He makes her mortal and locks her up in a mountain surrounded by fire. While clos ...
 
A young gambler is found shot dead in a closed room. Dr. Watson, who still mourns the disappearance of his famous friend is intrigued enough to step out of his house and take a look at the crime scene. A crowd has gathered there, curiously gazing up at the room where the crime is supposed to have taken place. Watson inadvertently jostles against an elderly, deformed man and knocks a stack of books from the fellow's hand. The man curses Watson vilely and disappears into the throng. It suddenl ...
 
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FINDING ACCURATE INFORMATION AROUND HAIR LOSS This week I am joined by the Education manager from the Institute of Trichology in London. Sara shares the latest on hair loss education practices, and where and how to find accurate information, such as where and how to refer clients who are experiencing hair and scalp issues. We look at support from o…
 
HAIR LOSS EDUCATION Krysia West established the Postiche Academy in 2020, after experiencing hair loss herself, she is passionate about hair and hair loss, and wanted to provide hair loss training for other stylists and hair professionals. She recognised that there was little training for hairdressers and barbers on how to consult with clients on h…
 
The Justuff League boys are a little busy filming Antiques Roadshow at the moment, so here's a throwback episode back to the beginning of The League... The business of collecting is what brought Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevin Bruneau together, and with over 160 episodes published, it's an interesting look back at the beginning of the podcast. …
 
WHERE DOES YOUR HAIR COME FROM? Melanie Kirk from Arkitect Hair extension academy shares her incredible knowledge on hair extensions and where the hair comes from. Melanie is in her own words totally obsessed with all things hair and hair extensions! Having experienced hair loss herself, and working in the hair extensions business, she is passionat…
 
Travis and James have a lot of questions for Joel Bohy about 18th Century firearms... both military and civilian (or are they the same?). Joel teaches them about the differences in regimental markings, different types of gun cocks, and the heirarchy of values in these items. Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevin Bruneau…
 
HOLISTIC APPROACH TO HAIR LOSS Heather Greene talks about taking a more holistic approach to hairdressing, after finding that using hair products all day caused sensitivity to her skin and hands, and she started to explore making a switch to more natural brands. What's in a product? We discuss 'clean' haircare products and how you can limit exposur…
 
Travis, Kevin, James and Joel are running down the list of influential movies that helped shaped James Supp into the person he is today. We all know James loves that Indiana Jones guy, but what other movies might he like? And are they any good? And why do they all have Nazis in them? FIND OUT. Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevin Bruneau…
 
LIONS BARBER COLLECTIVE In 2014, Tom Chapman lost a friend to suicide. In 2015, He founded the Lions Barber Collective. The charity was set up in a bid to help the prevention of suicide. His aim was to create a safe space to provide a vital source of mental health support facilitated by barbers across the country. Barbers are trained to recognise s…
 
Travis, James, Kevin and Joel are celebrating Travis's recent engagement at Disney World by discussing Disney collectibles! With Disney's long history, which collectibles are the ones you want to avoid? More important, which Disney collectibles should you invest in? Park exclusive items, Disney Pins, animation cels and even Disney Militaria? Hosted…
 
FAKE IT 'TIL YOU MAKE IT Beth Finlay shares her story; after contracting glandular fever, she started to experience alopecia areata and has lived with fluctuating hair loss ever since. She talks about looking in the mirror feeling ugly, not liking what she saw and describes this as one of the hardest things to overcome. But with gradual acceptance …
 
Travis, James, Kevin and Joel are discussing all the tips and trick to deciphering signatues on whatever it is you have signed! If you do have a signed piece, is trying to figure out who signed worth your time? Art, Comics, and even Weapons can all have these signatures, but when are they valuable? Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp and Kevin Brun…
 
ACCEPTANCE Catherine specialises in counselling for hair loss, and we look at the psychological impact alopecia can have. Living with alopecia herself, she can offer a unique insight into the grieving process for hair loss, and how to recognise unhelpful patterns, along with dealing with unpredictable or unstable hair loss patterns. We discuss the …
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Joel Bohy to discuss an upcoming archaeological dig of the Battle of Saratoga that he will be working on with American Veterans Archaeological Recovery. Learn more about why Joel works with these organizations to do these digs, the historical information that can come of them, and how this organization is helpin…
 
POSITIVE MINDSET Welcome to Season Two! What a great guest to start off with! Sheridan Ruth talks about using yoga for therapy and mental health support We explore the importance of a daily routine of self care to support Body- Mind- Soul We delve into the psychology of body image relating to hair loss; why do people deal with hair loss the way the…
 
Travis, James and Kevin and talking the wide universe of Star Trek collectibles! This is a very unique market in that there is A LOT of Star Trek stuff out there, but not a TON of it is very valuable. The guys take a look at why that is, the more valuable pieces and how the markets can different when its Star Wars vs Star Trek collectibles. Hosted …
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome their fellow Antiques Roadshow alum, Rafael Eledge to discuss his expertise in the world of Civil War collectibles. Raef shares how he built his business, what's hot in the market and the longterm outlook. He also talks about navigating fake Confederate items in the market and a Confederate submarine? http://shilohre…
 
BECOMING MORE INCLUSIVE Lynne is an amazing guest this week! We talk about how to make salons and services more inclusive to clients with different needs & expectations, including those with hair loss, special needs and the transgender community. Lynne sheds some light on the 'My new hair' courses, where you can learn how to cut wigs and become an …
 
Travis, James and Kevin are discussing one of Travis's favorite topics.... Japanese Collectibles! While Travis is very well versed in the realms of Pokemon and Godzilla, James and Kevin have been buying and selling Japanese collectibles for decades, including pottery, furiture and even traditional Samurai training gear. What Japenese items are valu…
 
HAIR REPLACEMENT SYSTEMS In this episode Sarah talks about types of hair loss, and the solutions and options available. She outlines the different hair pieces, how they work and who they would be suitable for. We also discuss opening a business during the pandemic, and how she is striving to get medical status for her hair replacement services, so …
 
UNEXPLAINED ALOPECIA AREATA In this episode, we talk to Jo, who has been living with alopecia areata for over seven years. She takes us through her experience, and discusses how she has suffered from hair loss despite living an active lifestyle and having a balanced diet. We explore the challenges of balancing being a busy mum and a teacher, and al…
 
WORKING TOGETHER Jane Mayhead of the Maylan clinic has been practicing trichology for over 20 years. This week we look at why it may be beneficial for trichologists to work closely with salons and medical professionals to ensure support is provided for early signs of hair loss. Are you a hairdresser? what is your approach if you notice a client has…
 
HAIR LOSS & HORMONES This week we are talking all things hormones, with my fabulous guest Cara from The Hormonal Mama. We look at how hair can be affected during infertility, pregnancy, post partum, PCOS and Thyroid issues, including thinning hair, slow growth and excess hair! Cara opens up about her own experiences and we discuss how hormones can …
 
Episode 4: Kisses in the Night Siegmund, all alone and desperate, discovers the sword his father had left for him in the ash tree. With her husband Hunding fast asleep, Sieglinde re-enters the room. The two indulge in their incestuous desire. Note: to hear Soft Valkyrie with live English, German or Dutch subtitles, please go to Youtube. The librett…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Jeff Shrader of Advance Guard Militaria to discuss what's hot and what's not around World War I mililtaria and collectibles. With the first world war being such an interesting crossroads in history, who collects WWI memorabilia? And what's the difference between militaria that is REAL, NOT Real, and Real ENOUGH.…
 
SURVIVING CHILDHOOD CANCER TREATMENT Cianna, who is now ten, was diagnosed with leukaemia before the age of three. She joins us with her Mum, Laura, and they talk about experiencing childhood with no hair, dealing with treatment and the difficulties they have had to face. Cianna has an amazing attitude and we look at how her journey has changed her…
 
Hunding jumps up and reveals that he knows that Siegmund is not just any guest. He is the man Hunding and his crew had been chasing. He offers him one night of repose under his roof, and announces to fight him the following morning. Note: to hear Soft Valkyrie with live English, German or Dutch subtitles, please go to Youtube. The libretto can also…
 
Travis, James and Kevin take a trip to the past to give the younger versions of themselves some jumpstart career advice! What advice would you give yourself 20 years ago if you could? With so many unique experiences in the antiques and auction world, the guys certainly have some feelings about doing things over! Hosted by Travis Landry, James Supp …
 
DO ALOPECIA YOUR WAY 148 million people in the world, around 2% of the population experience hair loss. Deeann Graham, the host of the Alopecia Life Podcast, is one of them. She talks about her life with alopecia, losing friends and gaining new ones, and how you can find the right support and help for you- you don't have to go through it alone. We …
 
Hunding arrives home. Unhappy to find a stranger there with his wife and brimming with suspicion, he embarks on an intense interrogation of his guest. Note: to hear Soft Valkyrie with live English, German or Dutch subtitles, please go to Youtube. The libretto can also be found here. Soft Valkyrie Presented and commissioned by Holland Festival in co…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome Steve Randolph, owner of J&S Collectibles in Putnam, CT to discuss comic book market speculation and the everchanging world of owning a comic book store. Learn more about how comic book stores have changed since the 90s, what kills a book in the market and some hot comic picks for your future investment. Hosted by Tr…
 
WHAT DOES A TRICHOLOGIST DO? This week Hair & Scalp expert Benedetto Cusumano from Trichocentre explains what a Trichologist does. We chat about how to find the right professional for you and when you should visit a Trichologist. Ben also discusses the concept of regular hair & scalp check-ups, the same way you would have regular visits to the opti…
 
Note: to hear Soft Valkyrie with live English, German or Dutch subtitles, please go to Youtube. The libretto can also be found here. Welcome to Soft Valkyrie, a podcast version of Die Walküre, the second and most intimate opera of Wagner’s Ring cycle. You are entering a realm of gods, dwarves, giants, horses, money, contracts, and dogs. In this epi…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome their Antiques Roadshow compatriot, Laura Ten Eyck, to discuss the fascinating world of antique maps. As an Antiquarian Map Dealer, Laura looks at maps in terms of historical record and in terms of an art piece. Learn more about who's buying maps, the market interruptions, and all about Emma Willard schoolgirl maps a…
 
SILVER LINING After suffering a couple of majorly traumatic losses, Frederick shares how this triggered episodes of hairloss, and how he has come to recognise this as a sign to reduce the stress in his life and develop a greater level of self awareness. Despite everything he has been through, we talk about how to overcome stress, and using the hair…
 
Travis, James and Kevin are discussing the lies people get from eBay results and clickbait articles about them. It can be a real downer to learn your Heidi Montag Playboy is only worth $4 after thinking it was worth $3000, and the guys see it all the time. Also - Travis wonders about a vintage microwave restoration business and can't believe you ca…
 
CROWNING GLORY I am very honoured to have Helen as a guest this week, who has had the courage to chat about her hair loss. Helen has never spoken to anyone about this before; not even her husband or family! As a professional who's job involves public speaking, hair loss has really made a dent in Helen's confidence. She shares her story of how she h…
 
FROM THE INSIDE OUT Nutritionist Julie Clark talks about how health and nutrition can affect and improve all aspects of your life. After leaving a busy, stressful career where she was a self-confessed 'overachiever', Julie decided to focus on her health and wellbeing and now helps people in many different areas including fertility, busy mums, famil…
 
Travis, James and Kevin welcome back Joel Bohy, the Director of Historic Arms & Militaria for Bruneau & Co Auctioneers and an appraiser on PBS' Antiques Roadshow for Arms & Militaria. Joel gives an overview on what to prepare for when attending an antique firearms auction, what questions you should (or shouldn't) ask, and what sort of licensing req…
 
SEVERE ALOPECIA AREATA Real life story: Following a stressful time, self-confessed perfectionist Martin noticed one day that he was shedding hair. He then noticed one patch, then another. Within two weeks, he had rapidly lost the majority of his hair. This is his story about how alopecia has left him leaving lockdown looking like a different person…
 
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