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Funky Tech Radio: Digging in the crates to find the gems – from the past to the future. Paying homage to boom bap, Hip-Hop, soul, jazz, reggae, and of course the pure uncut funk! Segments: Funky Tech Radio (Mix Show) Hip Hop Riff of the Week Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/funkytechradio/support

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Funky Tech Radio: Digging in the crates to find the gems – from the past to the future. Paying homage to boom bap, Hip-Hop, soul, jazz, reggae, and of course the pure uncut funk! Segments: Funky Tech Radio (Mix Show) Hip Hop Riff of the Week Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/funkytechradio/support

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Episodes

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 151: There’s Something Goin’ On

1/15/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 151: There’s Something Goin’ On Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to There’s Something Goin’ On by The Roots. What better way to introduce our next set of riffs with this fire introduction to the album ‘Do You Want More?!!!??!’. This is a...

Duration:00:10:29

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 150: Daytona 500

6/1/2022
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 150: Daytona 500 Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Daytona 500 by Ghostface Killah. Ayo we did it! We made it to 150 hip hop riffs! I would like to thank everyone who became apart of this journey to learn and grow as musicians, producers...

Duration:00:07:44

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 149: Path To Rhythm

12/18/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 149: Path To Rhythm Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Path To Rhythm by Bahamadia. We're one stop away from 150, and this song is an excellent embodiment of our bass journey this far. This 4 note riff is in the key of E minor and outlines...

Duration:00:06:02

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 148: Carefree

12/11/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 148: Carefree Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Carefree by Mick Jenkins. This jawn popped on my Spotify shuffle while I was driving and I had to spin the block a couple times to get a good listen to that bass line. It's fire. We're in the...

Duration:00:07:23

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 147: Thelonius

12/4/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 147: Thelonius Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Thelonius by Common. This slightly tricky riff is in Eb minor is definitely a vibe. However, said vibe is slightly altered at the end of the second bar. It's slightly noticeable by ear, but...

Duration:00:07:53

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 146: Temperature's Rising

11/27/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 146: Temperature's Rising Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Temperature's Rising by Mobb Deep. Disclaimer: 5 string bass is needed. A classic track from a classic album that has been described as "disgustingly good" in various comments...

Duration:00:09:17

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 145: Mama Said Knock You Out

11/20/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 145: Mama Said Knock You Out Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Mama Said Knock You Out by LL Cool J. We're at 145! Thank you everyone for being apart of this journey, we've come a long ways from trying to figure this thang out to truly...

Duration:00:06:35

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 144: Funkin' Around

11/13/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 144: Funkin' Around Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Funkin' Around by OutKast. The four note riff in B Minor is super funky, fairly simple, and fun to play. It's definitely a track you can play and dance to through the whole track, the...

Duration:00:04:51

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 143: Take Two and Pass

11/6/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 143: Take Two and Pass Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Take Two and Pass by Gang Starr. I remember on a trip to California hearing the original sample of this song and being unexpectedly blown away. Shout out to @djpremier for the ear....

Duration:00:06:00

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 142: He Say She Say

10/30/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 142: He Say She Say Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to He Say She Say by Lupe Fiasco. What a great sample we have on our hands this week. These heavenly strings are in the key of B major and the bass line descends to the root from the...

Duration:00:06:19

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 141: Smoked Out Loced Out

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 141: Smoked Out Loced Out Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Smoked Out Loced Out by Three 6 Mafia. This is one of the jawns you ride in the Jeep to. B Major is the key and this four note groove is sure to give your pinky finger a workout....

Duration:00:09:38

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 140: Don't Kill My Vibe

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 140: Don't Kill My Vibe Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Don't Kill My Vibe by Kendrick Lamar. This smooth five note riff outlines the F minor chord, providing balance and stability to the musical elements around it. I love this track and...

Duration:00:05:56

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 139: Check The Rhime

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 139: Check The Rhime Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Check The Rhime by A Tribe Called Quest. Shout out to this mega requested track in B minor. Many people love catching the Tribe vibes and I'm with it! This fairly simple riff is only...

Duration:00:05:17

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 138: Little Death

10/28/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 138: Little Death Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Little Death by Lupe Fiasco. This album is up there as one of my favorite hip hop albums of all time. But first things first - new bass alert! Ya brotha Breeze got that 5 string in full...

Duration:00:11:20

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 137: Guns Are Drawn

10/28/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 137: Guns Are Drawn Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Guns Are Drawn by The Roots. This was a request that I've actually had in the stash for a bit, so great minds must think alike! We are in the key of G minor today and will be using the...

Duration:00:07:24

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 136: Make Your Mind Up

10/27/2021
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 136: Make Your Mind Up Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Make Your Mind Up by Souls Of Mischief. I've been listening to this riff since high school, slowly burning brain fuel to figure out what exactly is going on with this super fire...

Duration:00:12:29

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 135: Let Me Ride

10/27/2021
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 135: Let Me Ride Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Let Me Ride by Dr Dre. I'm mad exited to teach you guys this classic riff. Why, you ask? Well this riff is in G minor and is structured as a very familiar 1-4-b6-5 progression. However,...

Duration:00:10:26

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 134: Runnin'

10/26/2021
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 134: Runnin' Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Runnin' by The Pharcyde. This is a chill riff to give your hands and minds a rest from last weeks lesson. We're in A minor this week using only four notes. As we all know, the simpler the...

Duration:00:06:01

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 133: Whateva Will Be

10/26/2021
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 133: Whateva Will Be Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Whateva Will Be by A Tribe Called Quest. Support: Anchor.fm: https://anchor.fm/funkytechradio/support CashApp: https://cash.me/$BreezyBrainstorm PayPal:...

Duration:00:11:09

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 132: Pacifics

10/26/2021
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 132: Pacifics Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Pacifics by Digable Planets. It was only a matter of time before we indulged in another funky groove from this trio. This time around, we're searching for a relax in Eb minor. You can tackle...

Duration:00:05:03