#389 You’re The Man Now, Dog


Stories of men questioning the traditional ideas of masculinity they grew up with, and rediscovering what being a man means to them.

What I Thought a Man Should Be by Tim Siow

When your physical health breaks down it can tear other parts of you down with it. Adry’s world was turned upside down by a shock cancer diagnosis. It was a scary, dark time for him. But he came out the other side with some important lessons about the value of being vulnerable, and opening up to his mates.

Image: Adry

Produced by Tim Siow

Sound design by Mia Hull

Supervising Producer: Mike Williams

Music: The Popular Grove by Blue Dot Sessions, Leaving for Chicago by Rest you Sleeping Giant, Inside by Lee Rosevere, Cue Drone Ghostly Spooky Dark Simple by Soularflair

The Virginity Complex: One of the Boys by Talisse Desiderio

“I didn’t even see them as people I saw them as women”: a young man struggles with his anxiety about sex, and the impact that masculine culture has on his sexual identity.

Produced by Talisse Desiderio

Supervising producers: Ryan Pemberton and Allison Chan

Music: ‘I’ve got a woman’ by Ray Charles, ‘Zvichapera’ by Chiwoniso

All The Best credits:

Executive Producer: Ryan Pemberton

Victorian State Coordinator: Jordan Fennell

Episode Mix and Compile: Ryan Pemberton

Host: Maddy Macquine

Community Coordinators: Chloe Gillespie and Danni Stewart

SYN Community Coordinator: Erin Dick

Social Media Producer: Matilda Fay

Image: The.Whiite.Rabbit