Pop, the Question: Bonus Episode

“There’s ‘Something’ About the Beatles”

Featured Guests  Dr. Kevin Egan (Director, Center for Interdisciplinary Inquiry, Pennoni Honors College, Drexel University); Broc Holmquest (Instructional Technologist, Office of Information Technology); and Julia Wisniewski (Assistant Director, Honors Program, Pennoni Honors College)

Host and Producer  Melinda Lewis, PhD (Associate Director, Marketing & Media)

Dean  Paula Marantz Cohen, PhD (Dean, Pennoni Honors College)                                                                                                                   

Executive Producer  Erica Levi Zelinger (Director, Marketing & Media)

Producer  Brian Kantorek (Assistant Director, Marketing & Media)

Research and Script  Melinda Lewis, PhD

Audio Engineering and Editing  Brian Kantorek

Original Theme Music  Brian Kantorek

Production Assistance  Noah Levine

Graphic Design  Barbara Chernyavsky and Jaya Mohan

Additional Vocals  Julia Wisniewski

Live Event Production and Audio Engineering  Kevin Gallagher, Jr. for Crude Humor Studios (in collaboration with the Philadelphia Podcast Society)

Recorded July 21, 2019 at Tattooed Mom, 530 South St., Philadelphia, PA for the 7th Annual Philadelphia Podcast Festival.

Pop, the Question is a production of Marketing & Media in Pennoni Honors College at Drexel University.

Copyright © 2019 Drexel University

Episode Summary

The Beatles made an unprecedented impact on music and pop culture when they first arrived on the scene over a half-century ago. To this day, their influence continues to reverberate for new generations of listeners worldwide, including a curious and critical group of Drexel University staff members who dove head first into The Beatles’ back catalog. In a special live episode of Pop, the Question (recorded for the 7th Annual Philadelphia Podcast Festival), Dr. Melinda Lewis breaks down the band’s canon of work with fans Dr. Kevin Egan, Broc Holmquest, and Julia Wisniewski.




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