“The longer you’re out on the road, it gets nicer to have [Abner Ramirez] there. Because he’s the closest thing to home I have,” Johnnyswim’s Amanda Sudano says. “Home is where he is.”

This week, Shauna sits down with Johnnyswim member Amanda Sudano Ramirez to discuss how she got started with music, her career and her favorite books and food.

Book Recommendations

The Brothers Karamazov – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
The Hobbit – J. R. R. Tolkien
The Ocean at the End of the Lane – Neil Gairman
I Am Pilgrim – Terry Hayes
Walking on Water – Madeleine L’Engle
Bringing Up Bebe – Pamela Druckerman
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone – J. K. Rowling
Ottolenghi: The Cookbook – Sami Tamimi & Yotam Ottolenghi
On Writing – Stephen King

Download the podcast.