Marlon Bishop

WNYC Culture Producer

Marlon Bishop appears in the following:

Aha Moment: Empress Of’s Lorely Rodriguez

Thursday, February 04, 2016

Her mother wanted her to become a news anchor. But Lorely Rodriguez had other plans: to become a rock star. 

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The Peculiar Sadness of a Toothbrush

Thursday, August 13, 2015

A group of artists turns refuse from the US-Mexico border into sculptures that bring home the migrant experience.

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An Orchestra of Guns

Friday, March 15, 2013

Pedro Reyes has one of the most unusual artist’s studios you could ever find: a warehouse full of firearms, nearly 7,000 of them. Machine guns, shotguns, and grenade launchers ...

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From Sierra Leone to Brooklyn: Janka Nabay

Friday, August 17, 2012

Janka Nabay calls himself “the Bubu king.” The Sierra Leonean musician took an ancient style of Muslim ritual music and transformed it into pop, using keyboards and drum machines. T...

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New Films On The Cheap

Friday, October 29, 2010

Low-budget movies are hot in Hollywood right now and the young filmmakers behind them owe a lot to the Internet. Technology and social media are changing the way films are being made — and it's a much shorter path from YouTube to the big screen than you might think. Produced ...


Cape Verdean Idol

Friday, July 30, 2010

Noah Andrade is a rising star in the Cape Verdean music scene. He's also 11 years old and lives in Rhode Island. We sent Marlon Bishop to Providence to find out why Andrade is considered the new hope of Cape Verdean culture in America.

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