The We Take Note Podcast is hosted by Ashley Coffey and features insightful conversations with inspiring people. The creative entrepreneurs highlighted in season one include: musicians, designers, digital content creators, marketers, writers and more. During each episode guests discuss their journey to success and what it takes to make it in the hopes of motivating others to do the same. New episodes will be available every other Tuesday starting September 25.
In episode one of The We Take Note Podcast, artist/engineer Farrah Fawx fka Audra the Rapper sits down with Trent Clark, the current Editor-in-Chief of HipHopDX. The two discuss streaming platforms, various revenue streams for artists, industry parties in LA and Trent even reviews one of Farrah Fawx’ songs live.
In episode two of The We Take Note Podcast, Platinum-plaque winning producer Mike Free chats with host Ashley Coffey at his home in Los Angeles. The two discuss how the producer is inspired by his friends such as Ty Dolla $ign and his ability to create the beats for “Rack City” & “I’m Different” in 10 minutes.
In episode three of The We Take Note Podcast we feature Matt Zolly, the Executive Producer and Co-Founder of Snow Beach. During this week's episode we discuss his video production company and the roster of clients he's worked with including Adidas, The Weeknd & Kehlani.
In episode 4 of The We Take Note Podcast we sit down with Vanessa Acosta a multitalented creative who travels the world to get inspiration. She has shot BTS footage for SZA, product shots for Bruno Mars, started her own clothing line Wasi Clothing and also does the graphic design for our site and socials.
In episode 5 of The We Take Note Podcast we sit down with Ash Katch, a content creator who launched her first event series: Cheap Seats Society. The idea for the series came about after she travelled to Australia. Upon her return she wasted no time following her dream and ultimately launched the event and a denim line of the same name. As a whole, The Cheap Seats Society lifestyle is modeled after Katch's desire to bring people together and provide them with the best experience possible.
In episode 6 of the We Take Note podcast we sit down with Francesca Simone who has been the lead guitarist for Beyonce and Kehlani to name a few. Her talent is apparent, whether she's performing with Grammy-Award winning artists or not. Just listen to her track, "Still" and you can't help but be enamored by the way she shreds. We're not the only ones who have taken notice either. Publications such as Billboard have highlighted her talents as well. So if you can't get enough of this self-proclaimed "Bae from the Bay," after listening to our podcast then check out her videos on YouTube.
In the last episode of season one, we meet up with Monica Lin and Shirley Ju at the Times 10 offices in Burbank. The night before we recorded the episode, Marcus Hyde, Kanye’s go-to photographer had a party which him and his wife Kim attended. So it was safe to say our podcast location had a certain type of vibe to it. In the episode we talk with Monica about her time building Popular Demand and her brand Eyelust Eyewear then Shirley breaks down what it’s like to work for Power 106, one of the hottest radio stations in LA.