Today on our Vox Tablet podcast, Sara Ivry sits down with William Mann to discuss his biography of Barbra Streisand as she gears up to perform at the newly opened Barclays Center in Brooklyn, just blocks from where she grew up in Flatbush.

A must-listen for fans and a must-listen for novices. Check it out here.

Also, this amazing old parody video is a perfect supplement (h/t Andy Bachman):