Heard on The Beginning of the End

03. The End of a Parent

post thumbnail image

Image credit: Unsplash.com

Listen to Phreddy Wischusen interview his dad about preparing for the end of his 101-year-old grandpa’s life.

Tweet This

The Right Brothers
The Right Brothers

Meet Phreddy Wischusen.


Henry and his father playing golf.Henry Wischusen III
Henry Wischusen III

Henry and his father playing golf.

His gramps is 101. Well, Phreddy wanted to know - what’s it like for a son to know that his father’s death is coming and how does he prepare for it?

Listen to Phreddy interview his dad about the life of his grandpa, their strained relationship and how the two of them are preparing for the end.

 

Courtesy of El Dee
Courtesy of El Dee

Meet El Dee.


They composed the music that scored this third episode. The style of Detroit-based El Dee is a combination of pop, ragtime and motown.

Featuring this dramatic duality, Lauren Deming and her tight-knit group of friends/musicians accurately reproduce this dark, yet singable, collection of passion-drenched, heart-melting, soon-to-be-your-favorite songs. 

Their debut album “Endearment” is available here.

Like what you hear?


Subscribe to “The Beginning of the End” on these platforms. Let us know what you think by rating and reviewing it.

 

Get it on iTunes Listen on Stitcher Sign up for our newsletter

 

Submit a story idea


Have a story about how the ending of something in your life also became a new beginning? Tell us.


 

The Beginning of the End is Sponsored by

 



Stay connected to Detroit