The Bonfire Talks

Hosted by Mason Mason, A'yonna Titus, and Brandi Starks, "The Bonfire Talks" is a podcast dedicated to promoting intellectual discussions on various topics.

The program airs at WAYO, a grassroots radio station located in Rochester, NY. Tune in on Saturday at 2 pm Eastern Standard Time to hear discussions on everything from politics to fan fiction.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Past Episodes

  • Beyond the Sunken Place Aired: Saturday, March 18, 2017

    On this episode of The Bonfire Talks, we discuss Jordan Peele's hit post-racial horror film, Get Out.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Sophie Watkins Aired: Saturday, March 11, 2017

    On this episode, Rochester's Sophie Watkins discusses roller derby and the sport's inclusiveness. We also get into some conspiracy theories that get Jazper and Jadaiah going.

  • The Bonfire Talks feet. Now's The Time Aired: Saturday, February 18, 2017

    This week, The Bonfire Talks team up with Now's The Time to discuss Black Lives Matter at School, Steven Universe, and Cartoon Network.

  • The Bonfire Talks feat. Marke' Shelton Aired: Saturday, February 11, 2017

    This week, Marke' Shelton, Chief Advisor of Shelton Financial Management, LLC will be discussing financial health and how to get on track.

  • The Revolution Happens in Your Head Aired: Saturday, February 4, 2017

    On this episode, hosts Brandi, Jazper, and Meeka discuss Trump's executive order and the importance of self-care.

  • It Takes a Village: The Bonfire Talks/Now's the Time 2-Hour Special Aired: Saturday, January 28, 2017

    In this 2-hour special, The Bonfire Talks and Now's The Time collaborate to discuss education with local educators Brandon Bushido Garvey White, Victoria Denise Okung, and Kristen Walker.

  • We Are Not Our Grandparents Aired: Saturday, January 21, 2017

    This week, hosts Meeka and A'yonna discuss the inauguration, the recent protests, capitalism, and what we can do to care for ourselves and each other. This episode features organizers Gatekeeper Adrian, Tonya Noel, and Will Cleeton-Gandino.

  • No One Can Stop Us Aired: Saturday, January 14, 2017

    This week, hosts Meeka, A'yonna, and Brandi discuss Obama's exit speech and Kim Bessell's downfall. Guest star: Paloma of Now's the Time!

  • It's Only Been a Week and Already... Aired: Saturday, January 7, 2017

    This week, hosts Meeka, A'yonna, and Brandi discuss the Yahoo's blunder, the deaths of transpeople, and the Fox new hit series "Star." And there's dope music.

  • The Bonfire Talks: Kuumba Edition Aired: Saturday, December 31, 2016

    Hosts Meeka and Brandi discuss Kuumba, the principle of creativity and plans for the New Year!!