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Saturday Night @ #RespectPodfest with The Radical Geeks, Timaree, Johnny Popcorn and DJ G33k

Saturday night at Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse promises to close out the first day of Respect: Women’s Podcast Festival with stylish geekery and sinful flavor. Prepare for an evening of provocative podcasting and music.

THE RADICAL GEEKS bring their monthly geekfest from Brooklyn, NYC to Amalgam Comics for the first time. Hosts Angelique Roche and The Blerdgurl aka Karama Horne talk to creators from multiple fandoms about their unique commentary on racism, classism, geographical bias, LGBTQ issues as well as gender non-conformity. And how we can understand each other better. Comics, media and science fiction have always mirrored the world around us. If you question that reflection, then you are a radical geek.

SEX WITH TIMAREE covers a range of topics and feature amazing, entertaining guests whose lives and professions touch on sexuality. Led by sexologist Timaree Schmit, Ph.D., the award-winning show was named one of the top sex podcasts by Daily Dot, Buzzfeed and iTunes. Her weekly column, Timaree’s Body, appears in Philadelphia Weekly and Philly Now and her sexuality advice column runs twice monthly at Philly.com.

JOHNNY POPCORN is a Philadelphia based rock band with a lot of soul. With an innovated sound and direction, the group - producer/bassist Tone Whitfield, songwriter/emcee/producer Hezekiah, guitarist Lloyd Alexander, vocalist Jani Coral - continues to ignite live shows and record emotional driven songs. Johnny Popcorn has opened for Bilal, Mos Def, Talib Kweli, RJD2, Robert Glasper Experiment, Oddisee, Ladi6, and Kindred & the Family Soul.

The night will be topped off with DJ G33K doing what she does best - providing “the perfect soundtrack to a priceless memory.”