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April 6, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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Sit in on a live recording of “Person Place Thing,” the podcast hosted by five-time, Emmy-award winner Randy Cohen, as he interviews Ecovative CEO and co-founder Eben Bayer with musical guest Bendt
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April 6th 2019 at 7 pm

About Person Place Thing:

Person Place Thing is produced with the Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan and sponsored by WAMC Northeast Public Radio. An interview show, it is based on this idea: people are particularly engaging when they speak not directly about themselves but about something they care about. Guests talk about one person, one place, and one thing that are important to them. The result? Surprising stories from great talkers.


Person Place Thing Live at The Linda:

Who: Eben Bayer uses biology to solve important environmental challenges by growing safe and healthy new materials as well envisioning creative ways to use natural technology at industrial scales and in consumer applications. He has shared his vision for a future powered by biology around the world, including presentations at TED Global, PopTech, and Davos. He is the CEO and Co-Founder of Ecovative Design, a leading biomaterials company that has created of a wide range of products, from luxury leather like materials, through high performance foams in apparel, to cellular scaffolding for food and medical applications.


When: April 6th, 2019 at 7 p.m.

Where: The Linda, 339 Central Ave, Albany, NY 12206

Musical Guest: Bendt

With lyrical grit, dynamic grooves, and atmospheric, yet driving melodies, Bendt has carved a distinctive sound into the face of modern rock. Formed in 2015, Bendt evolved out of the crucible of the Albany, New York music scene as a passion project between friends. Bandmates Matt Plummer (lead vocals/rhythm guitar), Carl Blackwood (lguitar), Cody Bingham (drums), and John Longo (bass) work to craft a unique presence, one that draws from their individual musicianship and shared love of a unique blend of musical styles. As Bendt’s songs leap between soaring riffs, emotive screams, unusual time signatures and bass-heavy grooves, the band captures something that is universal while simultaneously personal and immediate.



April 6, 2019
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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The Linda WAMC’s Performing Arts Studio
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