In the Groove: Snap Judgment’s Glynn Washington

Friends and cousins were Washington’s lifelines to popular culture during his childhood spend in a strict religious home.

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Click the audio player to listen. CultureShift airs weekdays at noon.

‘In The Groove’ is CultureShift’s award-winning series that talks with special guests like iconic artist Shepard Fairey and MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer about the music that has influenced them the most over the years.

Today’s special guest is Glynn Washington, host of nationally syndicated storytelling show Snap Judgment. 

In the world of public media shows and podcasts, Glynn Washington’s unique storytelling style sets him apart from the rest.

On Snap Judgment, he often talks about unusual childhood, growing up in a strict religious household in rural Michigan.

Friends and cousins were his lifelines to popular culture, as he describes in this edition of ‘In The Groove.’

Listen to it at the audio player above and catch Washington live at the Royal Oak Music Theatre on Friday, October 26.

Tickets and info available here


  • Amanda LeClaire
    Amanda LeClaire is an award-winning host and producer of CultureShift on 101.9 WDET-FM Detroit’s NPR station. She’s a founding producer of WDET’s flagship news talk show Detroit Today, and a former host/reporter for Arizona Public Media. Amanda is also an artist, certified intuitive and energy healer, and professional tarot reader.