Beyonce and Coastal Music & Looking Ahead to EarthX

Jenna and Tyler meet up for another HH

yler and Jenna, two happy hour regulars, meet up and discuss the impact of Beyonce's new album and Netflix documentary on Jenna's daily vive over the week. The conversation then shifts to the intersection of art and the coast and how/why the American Shoreline inspires creativity, in particular music. Tyler talks about coastal America's musical cultures and regional contributions. Then, one more round looking ahead to Earth X, where Tyler and Jenna will be podding, bringing this immense conference to the listeners.

R. Tyler Buckingham

R. Tyler Buckingham is the Director of Content and Production for Coastal News Today and ASPN. Before launching CNT/ASPN, Tyler worked with Peter A. Ravella Consulting, where he created coastal funding solutions for beach communities. Previously, Tyler worked at Rooftop Comedy where he served as the video and sound editor. In 2013, Tyler worked with Ken Burns' documentary film production company, Florentine Films, where he worked on projects including The Roosevelts: An Intimate Story; I Can't Stop Loving You, a documentary about country music; The Address, a documentary about the recital of the Gettysburg address on its 150th Anniversary; and Vietnam. Tyler also worked on the Ken Burns mobile app, which was released to critical acclaim in 2014. From 2009 to 2012, he was a monitoring and evaluation consultant in the field of international economic development with the U.S. Trade & Development Agency. Originally from Ojai, California, Tyler grew up going to the beaches of Southern California and credits time spent in the tide pools with inspiring an early interest in marine biology and coastal systems. Tyler is the co-host of the American Shoreline Podcast and the host of the Beach Shack Podcast on coastal real estate.