The So You're Podcast

The So You're Podcast

By Ryan Redoute
The So You're Podcast dives DEEPER into the thoughts and experiences of everyday people to show how similar and unique we all, as humans, are.

We serve up fresh perspectives on mainstream conversations and introduce thought-provoking tidbits that will excite the deepest parts of your mind. All while keeping things fun and uplifting!
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Exploring The World Of ASMR | Featuring Paul Joyner
In this episode, I sit down with the wonderfully amazing Paul Joyner to explore the fascinating and soothing world of ASMR (Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response). We hope you enjoy the sounds and laugh a bit with us! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here. 
28:37
December 8, 2019
Raising Seven Kids, Playing Bingo In Vegas and Learning Life Lessons | Featuring Grandma Redoute
"Having somewhere to go is home. Having someone to love is family. And having both is a blessing." In this episode, I sit down with my beloved grandmother to discuss how she managed having seven kids in nine years, her life travels, and the lessons she has learned about living a fulfilling life (HINT: there is no secret). I also got to share some more personal things I've wanted to share with her for a long time now. As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
47:50
November 23, 2019
Visiting Atlanta, Watching Lunatics On Netflix and Hanging With Micro-Celebrities
I sit down with Bill to discuss his recent trip to Atlanta and if he'd like to go back, our favorite characters on the show Lunatics and our thoughts on the new micro-celebrity era we are living in.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also find Bill @liamleannais on Instagram. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute.
42:08
June 23, 2019
Creating Safe Spaces For The LGBTQ+ Community | Featuring Mike Flores
I sit down with Affirmations Board President Mike Flores to discuss how Affirmations (http://www.goaffirmations.org/) is currently supporting the LGBTQ community, how we as a community can better support the community at large and how technology impacts outreach from organizations like Affirmations.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
35:13
May 21, 2019
Panel Discussion on Yoga, Self Care and Fitness | Part 2
Featuring Bill LeAnnais (@liamleannais) & Tyler Barron (@tylermitchele) In this episode, we discuss all things mental health. Each of us have different experiences to share, but we also find many similarities between our experiences! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
47:27
April 15, 2019
Panel Discussion on Yoga, Self Care and Fitness | Part 1
Featuring Bill LeAnnais (@liamleannais) & Tyler Barron (@tylermitchele) In this episode, we discuss all things yoga and spirituality. Each of us have different opinions on both matters, but some similarities are found and pieced together.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
52:28
April 5, 2019
Impersonating Elton John | Featuring John "Sheffy" Sheffield
I sit down with John to discuss all things Elton John, the crazy experiences he's had by being an Elton John impersonator and his coming out journey.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute.
1:06:34
March 13, 2019
Interviewing To Sell Militarized Drones
I wanted to share with you a few fun stories from my time interviewing with the military tech conglomerate Textron. I also share some tips and tricks for job interviewing and my strategy/experience for landing jobs in different cities.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
30:07
February 24, 2019
Discussing Life In Pakistan | Featuring Jazib
I sit down with my friend Jazib to discuss day-to-day living, LGBTQ+ rights and his time in Pakistan.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
38:16
February 24, 2019
Becoming An Entrepreneur | Featuring Latasha James
Latasha is back to discuss how she became the successful and savvy business professional that she is today. We also discuss the steps she took to achieve her goals and her advice to aspiring entrepreneurs.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
49:59
February 24, 2019
Overcoming A Loss | Featuring Bill LeAnnais
This podcast is dedicated to DJ LeAnnais. A wonderful brother, son, nephew, grandchild, friend and beautiful soul. Bill is back for season 2 of the podcast! We sit down to discuss the experience of losing a loved one and the path toward resolution thereafter. You can follow Bill on Instagram @liamleannais.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
1:03:42
February 24, 2019
Having Dinner With The Band KISS | Featuring My Dad!
I sit down with my dad to discuss his "15 minutes" of fame with the band KISS! We discuss his picture on the back of the KISS ALIVE album (yup, that's him with wavey blond hair) and all the fun events that followed the album release! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
42:39
February 24, 2019
Doing Guided Meditation
I thought I would close up an amazing season with some relaxing meditation. I LOVE guided meditation and hope that you gain some relaxation and calmness from this podcast. Let your mind be free... As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here. 
15:22
January 26, 2019
A loving Mother Supporting The LGBTQ+ Community | Featuring My Mom
My mom discusses growing up in a large family, her faith and how she co-founded a PFLAG chapter in my hometown. If you would like more information about PFLAG, you can visit http://www.pflagct.org/.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
36:33
January 23, 2019
Recovering From Addiction | Featuring My Friend Helena
In this episode, Helena takes us through her story of being an addict and living a life in recovery from addiction.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
47:00
January 20, 2019
Giving Long-Distance Relationship Advice | Featuring My Friend Fred
Fred and I sit down to discuss meeting suitors on Tinder, our experiences with long-distance relationships and being "too comfortable" in front of your significant other.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
32:56
January 18, 2019
Recollecting A Dramatic Dating Experience
"He wore the same outfit on the first and second date and then gave me attitude when I said he couldn't spend the night."  I felt the need to discuss one particularly dramatic experience from my past dating life. Grab some popcorn, or your favorite drink, and listen up! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
23:43
January 15, 2019
Becoming A Multimedia Sensation | Featuring Sam Meier
WARNING: Crude, But Funny I sit down with Sam Meier (insta: @sambasam93) to discuss growing up as a gay man in a cult, being an actor and his dream strategy for being on the show SURVIVOR.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
55:40
January 7, 2019
Coming Out Of The Closet As Gay
I sit down with my own thoughts to discuss my coming out story! From getting married to women, to my first boyfriend, you'll hear it all.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
29:06
January 3, 2019
An Ex-Professional Musician | Featuring Evan Bushman
I sit down with my good friend Evan (insta: evantheengineer) to discuss his professional/life transformation. We discuss the educational system at large (#ItsComplicated), Evan's journey through his music career and we give some great advice on pursuing your passions.    As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
1:03:57
January 1, 2019
Dating An Australian | Featuring My Brother & His Australian Boyfriend
In this episode, I sit down with my brother Erik (@earth2erik) and his boyfriend Braden to discuss Braden's life in Australia, eating kangaroos (*gasp!) and the best travel tips from these two avid globetrotters.  As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
40:14
December 26, 2018
Chinese and Raised Canadian | Featuring Joe Liu
I sit down with my good friend Joe Liu (@jiliu11) to discuss his Chinese heritage and Canadian upbringing. We also dive into our thoughts and feelings on the hit movie Crazy Rich Asians and how delicious poutine is! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
31:08
December 20, 2018
Having Fun As A Guncle | Featuring Bill LeAnnais
In this episode, I sit down with my good friend, and local guncle of three beautiful nieces, Bill LeAnnais (@liamleannais) to discuss the joys of being a guncle, starting our own product lines and puppies! As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
30:36
December 16, 2018
Unrepresented In Media | Featuring Latasha James
Thanks for checking out the first episode of So Your...! In this episode, I sit down with local Entrepreneur and Social Media Guru Latasha James (Instagram and YouTube) to discuss people of color, and gender neutrality, in the media. As you can tell from my podcast, I love chatting! Feel free to reach out to me on Instagram @ryanredoute to share your thoughts on episodes or to just say hi. You can also watch me on YouTube by searching Ryan Redoute or clicking here.
28:37
December 13, 2018