The Couch Session, a therapeutic time for us to come together and speak our minds and hearts freely without judgement. Raw, uncensored, open and honest conversations amongst friends A platform for entrepreneurs and aspiring entrepreneurs to promote their businesses and gain exposure. Playing ONLY the dopest local music. Organized conversation discussing anything and everything where every session you’ll get a laugh & lesson. The BEST urban lifestyle podcast out!
“You can’t be an important and life changing presence for some people without being a joke and an embarrassment to others.” -Mark Manson. Larry’s in a group chat and they said that they all wanted to come on his show to talk, laugh and have a good time. They were late, mocked him and Laughed at the fact that Larry was upset about their tardiness all after asking to be on his show. On the first session Larry said “since I’ve moved to Charlotte I’ve met some of the most aint shit niggas I have ever met in my life”....sit back and see exactly what he means as he sits down in a room fulls of guys he doesn’t know if he even likes. Well, I think he found his answer.
Some would say he’s a renaissance man. Some would say he’s a master of none. Some would call him a jack of all trades. When asked “how should I introduce you bruh? You do so much”... his words were... “call me a serial entrepreneur!. William Dobbs III, multimedia artist and Greek and HBCU apparel designer, just to name a few. This session we have the spotlight on Will and he tells us a small fraction of who he is. We talk about his passions in the arts and fashion industry and how he came to be where he is today in the game. Also, Larry has some important news and shoutouts to announce so get comfortable and enjoy this couch session.
An hour of some of the best local artist up and down the east coast ! Check this bonus session out featuring musical artist, Young Bane,Slade The Supreme, Sauce G, G.U.R.U, Scottie Lee, Cash Rodgers, Pirelli Boog, Sunny Da Man, KT James, Kay Miyagi & Chucc Dinero! This is definitely a session for everyone. Turn up the volume and catch a VIBE. This is The Couch Session.
It’s friday the 13th and it was only right to get in the studio. We have Larry and Flow sitting on the couch discussing a little bit of everything. Larry expresses knowing his vision is a great idea he doesn’t know exactly the end goal but he does know he’s going to keep running with it until he sees a visible path. The importance teamwork and how every team member has a specific role and how he believes if we just came together wanting to help each other as much as we want to help ourselves then us as a whole would be unstoppable. Touching basis on the purpose of the show to just refresh the listeners. They discuss the benefits of marijuana as well as getting a little more interactive with the live viewers for the night. Flows is still trying to teach Larry to stop caring so much about others. He’s still got some learning to do!
Larry called this group of guys specifically for some KNOWLEDGEABLE foolery and that’s exactly what he got. This session we have Larry, Nigel, Likewize Tha Spittah And Flow who come together to converse over a list of things. They talk about what true friendship is and how in today’s times people are quick to tell you their your friend but don’t know the true meaning of friendship. They express the importance of not putting all your eggs in one basket and In this session Larry gets a reality check and learns that he’s not owed any type of respect and that he should stop expecting himself in other people, no matter how much you think you know them. It was a fun filled session filled with a room of people Larry calls friends which we find out that one in particular just can’t hold his liquor. Also, a brief guest appearance from Will Dobbs of WHD3 Multi Media who dropped some gems off as well. This is one place you can come get a laugh & a lesson. The Couch Session.
On this episode we have one of Julian’s old college buddies and talented artist Flow The God to come on and tells us about his personal story with fighting for his life and how it put an impact on his music and his overall lifestyle to the days back in the college marching band getting kicked out for being too real. Good ol Lake Psi Pipe ! Reminiscing on nothing but great times...Laughter, liquor, good bud and most of all good music ! Sit back and sit on the couch with us. You know the vibes. The Couch Session.
Part 2 of session 10 as Larry jumps right into the topic at hand. Recapping on the story from session 10 Larry finds him and the mutual friend in the story from part 1 have more in common with a recent situation than they thought. Larry tells us briefly about a situation he put himself in which easily ended up being a case of “you vs you” which he breaks down what he means by that. Sometimes it’s a constant battle within ones mind and he speaks on that and how to overcome that fight. Ending this session with a very special song. Welcome to The Couch Session.
This session was something next level for Larry. He explains how his 28th birthday started and let’s just say it’s not what you would want nor expect. How this is probably going to be one of the most memorable birthdays yet HE DID NOTHING to celebrate. He also expresses how he feels certain people confuse his realism for negativity . Together Julian and Larry tell and interesting story of a mutual friend that put him self in a certain situation, ending with Larry’s personal experience on something similar. With time cut short with conversation flowing they decided to come back with a birthday session part 2 to get in ALL the topics because this session here ? ... it needs to be finished.
On this session we have Author, educator and entrepreneur, Racquell Royster, who gives us her story on up and quitting her corporate America job without warning. Also, Presenting her book “Corporate America, I’ve Had Enough Of You” along with many more industries she’s tapped in to. Talking about pursuing your passions and remembering that your mental health matters and come first at all times. Speaking on the fears along the way as well recognizing what’s for you and what’s not to balancing freedom and knowing how important it is to be in tune with the universe. This is a session full of valuable gems. This sessions musical artist are Sauce G, Kacey Jones and Young Bane. Welcome to The Couch Session. Podcoin
On this session which is the second part to session 3 we have couple Nigel and Erin, Larry and Aja as the single ones and Julian as also one that’s in a relationship. They come together to continue this interesting conversation about dating in today’s era. Is it easier for women to date than men? Is it true that men are more sensitive than women or do women really know how to hit a mans heart harder? Larry shares his interesting theory on BOYS who are unfaithful as they also remind everyone that Black MEN don’t cheat! Join us as we pick each other’s brains on some interesting questions and topics and overall have a fun time on the couch.
This particular session is a prime example of one of the visions Larry had for this podcast. Being solo on today’s session Larry has a moment of therapy. Expressing he had a rough week and just needed to get some things off his chest. He speaks on what he’s most passionate about which are his goals and aspirations and what it’ll take to accomplish them. Giving advice and dropping gems for others to continue to work on and accomplish their goals no matter how hard it is and how much they want to give up. Most of the time Larry’s an open book but on this session he displays an extra amount of transparency hoping he can be of some help to some one listening. What you will hear is the true meaning of a couch session.
On this episode with the missing of 3 we have 3 life long friends, Larry, Bryant and Nigel. After the shows layout takes a slight unexpected turn they still decide to take a trip down memory lane and reminisce on some of the best, worse and lesson packed years of their life. They talk about their experiences as a well known local Christian rap group who traveled and their passion for being on stage whether it was 3 or 3,000. This show is packed with nothing but great memories and funny stories. They even make an unexpected phone call to the guy who taught them what they know about the studio and performing today. It being so long they even express some feelings and expose some things by bringing them to the surface. On this session they also judge and announce the winner for the Nip challenge from the 4th session and also play music from New Berns own, Kay Miyagi. We welcome you as we sit on the couch.
On this session we have special guest Salim Collins & Kimani Jones of Ascend Apparel LLC. They go a little in depth with what they have to offer as a brand as well as the ends and outs of the entrepreneur game and what it takes to really beat the odds and accomplish your dreams. They share with us how they run an around the clock business while still balancing their social and personal life to what made them choose a sneaker out of all things. They even share with us the most recent project that i dropping soon! Also, on today's session we have music from New Bern, NC, Loski and Jacksonville, NC, KT James. So sit back and enjoy a laugh & lesson as we sit on the couch.
Put anything in here Back again! on the 4th session of The Couch Session Larry & Julian has a special guest in the building by the name of Marsalis. He comes in to speak on his mentoring program "Making G.R.E.A.T Men". The guys talk about the importance of having a father figure in the home and the life lessons that come with it. Larry highlights alcohol awareness month as a reminder to be responsible (just smoke weed). Julian and Marsalis got into some college memories which led to alot or shoutouts. Larry announce "The Nip Challenge" encouraging all local rappers to submit their best 16 bars to the instrumental "Last time that i checc'd". The will review and the winner will receive a $50 gift card. The session also featured music from the local artist Gee Frazzo.
On this episode of the couch session, Larry and Julian switch roles. As we get more history behind the couch session, Julian interviews Larry and ask a series of questions that gives the listener a better understanding behind The Couch Session. This particular interview is unique in the way that it actually turns into a podcast through the dialogue that the two have with each other. Some of the questions Larry has to answer were specifically about the podcast and its direction, then there were those questions that for some will hit home. Even in an interview, it wouldn't be the couch session without a laugh and a lesson. So press play and enjoy. SMIB
On this weeks session of The Couch Session Larry, Julian and special guest Tiara focused on a wide range of topics. Larry uncovers the history of St, Patricks day and its correlation to the black community. The dug in today's relationships and the differences between male and females stances on them, Everything from cheating, discussing logic vs. emotion, heartbreak vs. anger and communication. They also take a brief nostalgic trip back to come childhood favorites. This episode also featured songs from two artist G.U.R.U and Leona Renne'. Be on the look out for part two
Welcome to the second episode of The Couch session. This week Larry, JJ, and Nigel get real about roommates. Have you ever had to deal with living with someone with bad etiquette? The guys dive into their stories and experiences. The show features music from artist Kay Miyagi and also artist Tron Claud Van Damm. From a first time high story, to an unexpected caller, this weeks show is packed with entertainment. We also might learn more about Larry’s Afro pop date from the last episode. Sit back, keep up and enjoy!
Larry Hilton, Kyndal T, JJ w/ the missing of Nigel come together to have the first session of The Couch Session. Discussing how the show came about and whats to come to interesting black history facts, into the history of our personal valentines experience. Local Music played by Gee Frazzo and Young Bane.