#85 Vulnerability and Power (with Brené Brown)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Brené Brown is the author of five #1 New York Times bestseller books, her TED talk has over 40 million views, making it one of the most viewed ever and she has new special on Netflix called “The Call To Courage”. She is an expert researcher in vulnerability, courage and shame. It’s one of my favourite conversations I think I’ve ever had. If it’s spiritual wisdom you want, listen to this episode with Brené Brown.
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#80 Meditation & Genius (with David Lynch)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
This week I spoke to David Lynch. We discussed transcendental meditation, Vedic philosophy, the lessons he has learned from Maharishi Mahesh Yogi and the effect spirituality has had on his life.
#79 Creating! Growing! Accepting Fallibility with The Amazing Lena DunhamUnder The Skin with Russell Brand add
This week’s podcast discusses everything from anxiety, addiction and the effect fame has on the human psyche to post-structuralism and the myth of the goddess. A very open and frank conversation and hopefully one that you can relate to.
#78 Byron Katie - Free Your Self From PainUnder The Skin with Russell Brand add
Author and spiritual teacher Byron Katie is on the podcast this week. Byron Katie is the creator of “The Work” - a program that teaches you to free yourself from suffering. If you want to learn more about your role in relationships and confrontations, how to understand your negative thought patterns and how to train yourself to think clearly and without pain - give this a listen, Byron Katie is a fantastic teacher. We even do some of The Work during the podcast, where Katie helps me work through a recent resentment.
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This is Under The SkinUnder The Skin with Russell Brand add
'Under The Skin' asks: what's beneath the surface - of people we admire, of the ideas that define our time, of the history we are told. Speaking with guests from the world of academia, popular culture and the arts, they'll help us to see the ulterior truth behind our constructed reality. And have a laugh. This show is moving to Luminary! For more, go to LuminaryPodcasts.com.
#77 - How to Be a Loving Man (with Karamo Brown)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
I’ve been QueerEyed!!! Me and Karamo Brown have done a podcast and it was magic. Karamo is a fantastic psychotherapist, commentator and counsellor. We spoke about Karamo’s journey and the many challenges he has faced and overcome, how he and the Fab 5 were chosen for Queer Eye, how to maintain healthy relationships with others and yourself and he did a little bit of therapy on me too!
Please enjoy and let us know what you thought of it on social media.
#76 Truth & Illusions (with Derren Brown)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Derren and I spoke about stoicism, the psychology of socio-political standpoints, faith healing, how we frame suffering, relationships and...there is a great story about a parrot at the end.
#75 Democracy Is Dead. What Now? (with David Runciman)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
David Runciman is author of "How Democracy Ends" and host of the Talking Politics podcast. We spoke about what the function of democracy is, the significance of the generational divide when voting, the relationship between corporations and government, anarcho-syndacalism & the rise of populism.
#74 Ceremony, Relationships And Communal Living (with Shaman Wendy Mandy)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
For over 30 years Wendy Mandy has been practicing ancient shaman rituals and healing. She was bestowed all her knowledge by Indigenous Tribes in Africa and South America. We talk about how to maintain healthy relationships, the importance of ceremony and the power of plant medicine!
#73 Seeds, Weeds & Intention (with Jay Shetty)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
A podcast with online creator and spiritual storyteller Jay Shetty.
Lessons in daily self care, spiritual practice and positive thinking.
#72 The Tribe VS The Algorithm: Can We Ever Be Free Again? (with Douglas Rushkoff)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Douglas understands a lot about the intersection between social media and philosophy and the way that our culture and psyche has been influenced by new technology. He’s a fascinating person and I think you’re gonna love it.
#71 Intuition & Mysticism In A Material World (with Theresa Cheung)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
What is precognition? What scientific studies are being done on the psychics, mediums and the mystical? Theresa Cheung author of the "Premonition Code" explains all.
#70 Heal Yourself with The Ice Shaman (with Wim Hof)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
"The cold is your teacher" - our most requested guest Wim Hof graces us with his presence on today's scientific, spiritual and mind altering podcast.
*please do not try any of the breathing techniques described in warm water or swimming pools*
#069 Finding Joy Amidst Fascism & Violence (with Brad Evans & Henry Giroux)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Today we discuss power, corruption, revolution and new systems. This is a proper academic episode, you’re gonna learn. Brad & Henry are brilliant thinkers and brilliant educators.
#068 Porn, Sadness & Madness (with Jon Ronson)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Today's guest is the always intriguing journalist and great storyteller Jon Ronson. Fascinating, open and honest. We talked about his investigative podcasts into the world of pornography, how he fought his way out of depression and the dark world of social media shaming! It was an authentic and emotionally very real experience with Jon.
#067 Vulnerability, Progress & Biscuits (with Fearne Cotton)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
#066 Unlock Your Hidden Power with Ironman (John McAvoy)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Former armed robber, with two life sentences, tells his story of redemption on today's episode of Under The Skin.
#065 Beauty, Fat and Capitalist Pigs (with Megan Jayne Crabbe)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
We discuss ideas around body positivity, the way that we relate to food, capitalisms role in how we see ourselves and Megan's journey and recovery out of anorexia. It was a fascinating conversation.
#064 Life Online & Death In Reality (with Laurence Scott)Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
We talk about the nature of reality, both virtual, physical and psychological and how these realms intersect and inform us. And what particularly about this time we're living in is difficult and challenging.
Laurence Scott is the author of "The Four-Dimensional Human" and "Picnic Comma Lightning" and occasionally hosts the BBC Radio 3 show "Free Thinking".
#063 Being Good Men with The Happy Pear!Under The Skin with Russell Brand add
Is it possible to run a business consciously? What does healthy masculinity look like? Stephen & Dave aka The Happy Pear know how it's done, promoting happiness and health in every aspect of life.