It's music week on Player Piano! We sat down with Mike Gibbins, a tremendously talented musician to hear him talk music, play music, and talk about the experience of being part of the Paul Green Rock Academy. Great talent, recorded in the train station in Wilmington, Delaware.  Watch this preview video and then listen to the podcast! Please...
Jack Connell joins Player Piano to discuss his new found love for the Beatles. We discuss his favorite songs, some deep tracks and some little known stories behind some very famous songs.  Subscribe and rate 5 stars on Itunes! Also available on Spotify! https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/player-piano/id1467546112
This is a quick episode, just 12 minutes long, but it is a story that you have to hear to believe. The first in a series of mini episodes about my crazy life growing up in Richardson Park. Enjoy Tales from RP, volume 1.  Please don't forget to subscribe and rate and share with your friends.  https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/player-piano/id1467546112
Soccer is on the verge of a data analytics revolution. Nadia Haven is the CEO of Marakana, A Silicon Valley company focused on Futbol analytics. Marakana uses a combination of Data Science and Cognitive Neuroscience to advance the practice of Soccer analytics. Nadia talks about her journey and love of the sport. Excellent discussion!  Subscribe and Rate 5...
New Episode featuring summer league! Wait..... No. We decided to shake it up and pounced on the opportunity to go interview cultural icon Elena Delle Donne during Las Vegas Summer league. We zig while the others zag, and then we shake and rattle while the others roll. Featured in this episode Elena Delle Donne, A'ja Wilson, Tamera...
"We couldn't be more excited to celebrate grand opening of the 76ers Fieldhouse, which welcomed an NBA G League team to our city and helped connect development along the banks of the Christina River,” said Delaware Governor John Carney. On Monday, June 24, Governor Carney, Wilmington Mayor Mike Purzycki, and others were on site for the grand...
Russian Historian Laura Auk joins Player Piano to discuss the tragedy of Chernobyl. The discussion focuses on the tragedy through the lens of the HBO miniseries by the same name. More than 300,000 people were displaced, thousands died and many more had their lives irrevocably changed by the Nuclear meltdown at the Chernobyl power plant in Ukraine.  You...
Ed Collier, NASA Climate Data Scientist and @PelicansNBA fan joins Player Piano. We talked about basketball, his time interviewing for the Process-Era Sixers analytics department, and his work for NASA in climate and Data Science. Subscribe Below!
Coach Nick from BBallBreakdown joins Jason Blevins to go deep into the nuances of the modern jumpshot. World Famous Coach literally walks us through a jumper from the ground up as the pair discuss the changes in the Philadelphia 76ers coaching and player development staff and the evolution of the modern game. "Say it with me Sports...
Today we bring you the newest podcast from TPL - Player Piano. Jason Blevins will explore his many passions with experts and icons in the fields of sports, literature, technology, music, economics, and society. Episode 1 is a blend in the form of "One Lucky Fan" by Rich O'Malley. Rich O'Malley has accomplished a lot in his career...