welcome to breaking modern loneliness, an episodic podcast where each episode is a new open forum discussion on all things human relationships, mental health, and technology. we start with a specific topic, but usually break into whatever space feels natural. hosted by me, ari leff, who is singer/songwriter/producer lauv, and joined by various guests, friends, and professionals. we hope you enjoy each conversation as much as we enjoyed having them :)
Lauv & Jeremy Zucker: making new friends
28:56making new friends is hard. Lauv & Jeremy Zucker, artist, songwriter and producer behind the debut album love is not dying and singles "comethru" and "always, i'll care" discuss the exciting highs and anxiety-inducing lows of making new friends as adults.
Lauv & Dr. Vivek Murthy: loneliness & self-worth
34:39Lauv & Dr. Vivek Murthy, former U.S Surgeon General under President Obama, talk about loneliness and deriving self-worth beyond the instant gratification of social media.
Lauv & mxmtoon: maintaining relationships
43:09Lauv & mxmtoon, 19-year old singer/songwriter discuss maintaining relationships in the age of social media.