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Roxy Roca: Soul, funk and rock n’ roll to get you into the present moment

"Without really knowing it, we've kind of had this recipe over the years of like starting the show out and hitting people with that sexually-charged kind of funk -- like get your body moving and make you feel make you feel sexy -- dancing, getting sweaty and then it's like…
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Comfort Food

El Burro and the Bull – Family Roots, BBQ, and Serving Your Own Community

Blending Gulf Coast seafood, Tex-Mex and European influences through smoked meats and traditional family recipes, Houston's El Burro and the Bull is a true reflection of the diversity of landscape, culture and cuisine throughout Texas. Lauren Ignited's Gregory Perrine caught some time in person with Co-Owner, Executive Chef and Pit…
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Lauren & Greg

How Greg lost 15 pounds in 30 days and Why we love Rodeo

Lauren and Greg talk about their rodeo experiences and the moment Greg's father became a cowboy. We also chatted about the difference between the Chicago and Houston food scenes, the Chef culture, and the segregations of cuisine by neighborhood. Give us some Feedback! Connect with Lauren and the show on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. Connect with…
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Sam Trump

Sam Trump is a multi-instrumentalist/singer/songwriter from Houston, TX, and has been a student of music from first picking up the trumpet at age 7. Since moving to Chicago in 2009 to obtain his fine arts degree in music, he has become heavily involved in Chicago's live music scene and is…
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Lauren & Greg

What do Podcasts, Vocal Jazz, and Thanksgiving Have in Common?

The Ignited team is super thankful to the amazing listeners, like you who tune in and support the show. We will continue to bring amazing stories of how music and food effects the lives of those we are interviewing, and also our own lives. We can't express how grateful we…
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DJ Chaney Talks Soul Music, Food, The Vegas Shooting, and Saxo Jungle

I was connected to DJ Chaney through the producer for the Ignited Podcast: DJ Kendrick. From the moment I started talking with Chaney, I was drawn into his energy. He has an upbeat and energized demeanor that just makes you feel like everything is weird, but also A-OK. He smiles…
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