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Hosts Gary Suarez and Jeffery Laughlin chat with rappers and other interesting people about hip-hop and movies. The official podcast of the CABBAGES hip-hop / rap music newsletter.

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United States

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Hosts Gary Suarez and Jeffery Laughlin chat with rappers and other interesting people about hip-hop and movies. The official podcast of the CABBAGES hip-hop / rap music newsletter.

Language:

English


Episodes

Erick The Architect on Fast & Furious 6

2/20/2024
CABBAGES' Rapper Movie Season speeds along, this time with very special guest Erick The Architect. The Flatbush Zombies / Beast Coast member drops his highly anticipated solo album I’ve Never Been Here Before on February 23rd, mere weeks before embarking on a world tour. He joins the show this week for a dizzying discussion of Fast & Furious 6 (2013, dir. Justin Lin, co-starring Vin Diesel and Ludacris.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. Erick The Architect's The Mandevillain Tour dates: March 25 - Austin, TX - Come and Take it Live March 26 - Dallas, TX - HOB - Cambridge Room March 27 - Houston, TX - HOB - Bronze Peacock March 29 - Orlando, FL - The Social March 30 - Atlanta, GA - The Masquerade (Hell) April 01 - Washington DC - Union Stage April 02 - Boston, MA - Brighton Music Hall April 03 - Brooklyn, NY - Elsewhere (The Hall) April 04 - Philadelphia, PA - The Foundry @ The Fillmore April 06 - Burlington, VT - Higher Ground (Showcase Lounge) April 08 - Toronto, ON - The Velvet Underground April 10 - Columbus, OH - Ace of Cups April 11 - Detroit, MI - El Club April 12 - Chicago, IL - Reggie's April 16 - Vancouver, BC -Fortune Sound Club April 17 - Seattle, WA - Neumos April 18 - Portland, OR - Hawthorne April 20 - Morrison, CO - Red Rocks Amphitheatre April 22 - Salt Lake City, UT - The Complex April 24 - Albuquerque, NM - Launchpad April 25 - Mesa, AZ - The Nile April 26 - Santa Ana, CA - Constellation Room May 01 - Los Angeles, CA - The Roxy May 03 - San Francisco, CA - Brick & Mortar May 04 - Santa Cruz, CA - The Catalyst (The Atrium) May 08 - Manchester, UK - Gorilla May 09 - London, UK - Scala May 11 - Cologne, Germany - CBE May 13 - Brussels, Belgium - Orangerie @ Botanique May 14 - Amsterdam, Netherlands - Bitterzoet May 16 - Paris, France - Badaboum May 17 - Zurich, Switzerland - Plaza May 18 - Vienna, Austria - Flex May 20 - Warsaw, Poland - Hybrydy May 21 - Berlin, Germany - Frannz Club May 22 - Copenhagen, Denmark - VEGA Small Hall May 23 - Stockholm, Sweden - Nalen Klubb May 25 - Oslo, Norway - Parkteatret ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:07:08

Revival Season on Gang Related

2/14/2024
The Rapper Movie Season saga continues with special guests Revival Season. The Atlanta-based duo of Brandon ‘BEZ’ Evans and Jonah Swilley are about to drop their debut album GOLDEN AGE OF SELF SNITCHING (Heavenly Recordings/PIAS) on February 23rd. They stop by the show to discuss Tupac Shakur's final movie: Gang Related (1997, dir. Jim Kouf, co-starring Jim Belushi and 2Pac.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. Revival Season tour dates (**with Kneecap): 2/23 – 529, Atlanta, GA 3/18 – Foundry, Philadelphia, PA** 3/21 – Axis Club, Toronto, ON** 3/23 – Warsaw, Brooklyn, NY** 3/26 – Biltmore Cabaret, Vancouver, BC** 3/27 – Biltmore Cabaret, Vancouver, BC** 3/28 – Barboza, Seattle, WA** 3/30 – New Parish, Oakland, CA**) 4/2 – Voodoo Room, San Diego, CA** 4/4 – Echoplex, Los Angeles, CA** ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:09:45

Kid Acne on Krush Groove

2/6/2024
CABBAGES Season 6 picks up right where Rapper Movie Season left off. Our special guest this time is Kid Acne (Lex Records). A seasoned practitioner of the hip-hop pillars, the Sheffield, UK-based artist and emcee has been dropping dope albums for over two decades, including his latest LP HAUNTOLOGY CODES. He stops by the show to discuss a seminal moment in rap cinema: Krush Groove (1985, dir. Michael Schultz, starring Run-DMC and The Fat Boys.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:04:53

billy woods & Blockhead on Street Smart [CABBAGES All-Stars]

12/19/2023
The CABBAGES Podcast Network proudly presents CABBAGES All-Stars, a new and ongoing series where esteemed prior guests return in pairs to explore movies that demand discussion. This third installment reunites billy woods and Blockhead, the two hip-hop masterminds behind 2013's Dour Candy. With new respective albums under their belts for Backwoodz Studioz, they join forces once again to discuss the flawed yet fascinating drama Street Smart (1987, dir. Jerry Schatzberg). For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com CABBAGES ALL-STARS theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:51:24

ICE-Tuesdays: Tank Girl [UNLOCKED]

12/15/2023
We just unlocked this paywalled episode as a free preview for all our listeners. Check it out and become a paid subscriber at https://www.cabbageshiphop.com/#/portal/signup/ CABBAGES Special Projects presents: ICE-Tuesdays, a series celebrating Ice-T's filmography. This time, Gary and Jeff discuss Tank Girl (1995, dir. Rachel Taladay). Botched by delusional studio execs, this inspired comic book adaptation stars the criminally underrated Lori Petty and features Ice-T as an man-sized mutant kangaroo super-soldier. Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:44:40

Fat Tony & Fatboi Sharif on Brain Candy [CABBAGES All-Stars]

11/27/2023
The CABBAGES Podcast Network proudly presents CABBAGES All-Stars, a new and ongoing series where esteemed prior guests return in pairs to explore movies that demand discussion. This second installment features rappers Fat Tony and Fatboi Sharif, both of whom put out some of the best hip-hop albums of 2023. As two of the podcast's earliest guests (S1E2 and S2E1, respectively), they return together to discuss comedy troupe The Kids In The Hall's cult curio Brain Candy (1996, dir. Kelly Makin). For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com CABBAGES ALL-STARS theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:08:43

ICE-Tuesdays: Corrupt [UNLOCKED]

11/6/2023
We just unlocked this paywalled episode as a free preview for all our listeners. Check it out and become a paid subscriber at https://www.cabbageshiphop.com/#/portal/signup/ CABBAGES Special Projects presents: ICE-Tuesdays, a series celebrating Ice-T's filmography. On this episode, Gary and Jeff discuss Corrupt (1999, dir. Albert Pyun). Filmed somewhere in Eastern Europe, this incredibly low-budget affair co-stars Silkk the Shocker and features an original Ice-T song entitled "Always Wanted To Be A Ho."Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:37:06

ShrapKnel on Double Team [CABBAGES All-Stars]

10/23/2023
The CABBAGES Podcast Network proudly presents CABBAGES All-Stars, a new and ongoing series where esteemed prior guests return in pairs to explore movies that demand discussion. Opening things up here are Curly Castro and PremRock, perhaps best known as the rap duo ShrapKnel. As the Backwoodz Studioz emcees prepare to embark on the next leg of their American tour (dates below), they stop by to talk about the absolutely bonkers Double Team (1997, dir. Hark Tsui, starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Dennis Rodman.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com CABBAGES ALL-STARS theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Height Keech. ShrapKnel on tour (all dates with Rich Jones): Monday 10/23: Portland, ME @ Flask Lounge Tuesday 10/24: Winooski, VT @ Monkey House Wednesday 10/25: Providence, RI @ Mayday Thursday 10/26: New Haven, CT @ Three Sheets Friday 10/27: Baltimore, MD @ The Crown Saturday 10/28: Brooklyn, NY @ Gold Sounds Sunday 10/29: Philadelphia, PA @ Crate Diggaz Monday 10/30: Pittsburgh, PA @ The Government Center Wednesday 11/1: Cleveland, OH @ Beachland Tavern Thursday 11/2: Columbus, OH @ Rehab Tavern (FREE SHOW) Friday 11/3: Detroit, MI @ UFO Factory Saturday 11/4: Chicago, IL @ Empty Bottle ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:06:40

Controller 7 & Video Dave on Cool As Ice

9/19/2023
It's [mid-?] season finale time here, and this week's perfect guests are Controller 7, a producer with credits on albums by Sage Francis and Buck65, and Video Dave, an artist with releases on Open Mike Eagle’s Auto Reverse label. Having recently dropped the joint effort ArticulatedTexTiles, the duo help fulfill CABBAGES' Rapper Movie Season destiny with a discussion of hip-hop's cinematic fever dream Cool As Ice (1991, dir. David Kellogg, starring Vanilla Ice.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:22:37

Aloe Vera & Steel Tipped Dove on Day Shift

9/14/2023
This week's guests are Aloe Vera, a central Ohio-based rapper/activist, and Steel Tipped Dove, the Brooklyn producer behind the boards for countless hip-hop releases (including his own). Having made a lasting impression with their 2022 album Days Pass Strange, the pair reunite for CABBAGES' Rapper Movie Season and chat with us about the vampire-hunting action-comedy Day Shift (2022, dir. J.J. Perry, starring Jamie Foxx and Snoop Dogg.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:58:50

Samurai Banana on Need For Speed

8/24/2023
This week's guest is Samurai Banana, a NYC-based producer who happens to co-host another CABBAGES podcast entitled DUNCECAST WITH SAMURAI BANANA. Hot on the heels of his new album Just Tired for Uncommon Records, the Karma Kids cohort brings his gamer know-how to Rapper Movie Season as we discuss the big screen adaptation of Need For Speed (2014, dir. Scott Waugh, starring Aaron Paul, Imogen Poots, and Kid Cudi.) For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:06:03

defprez on White Men Can't Jump [2023]

8/17/2023
This week's guests are Defcee and CRASHprez, two Chicago-based rappers who (with producer knowsthetime) combine to form the formidable defprez. Having recently released the album It's Always A Time Like This, the gents join our ongoing Rapper Movie Season series to chat about the rebooted basketball dramedy White Men Can't Jump (2023, dir. Calmatic, starring Jack Harlow and Sinqua Walls (with supporting roles by Teyana Taylor and Vince Staples). For bonus podcast episodes and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:08:41

Lil Frex on Just Wright

7/20/2023
This week's guest is Lil Frex, the rapper, actress, and comedian you may have caught on MTV's Wild 'N Out, HBO's Girls, or Amazon's A League Of Their Own. Formerly known as Lil Freckles, the Brooklyn-based dynamo behind the That's What I Heard podcast joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to talk about the basketball-themed rom-com Just Wright (2010, dir. Sanaa Hamri), starring rappers-turned-actors Queen Latifah and Common. For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:01:40

Hua Li 化力 on Crazy Rich Asians

6/29/2023
This week's guest is Hua Li 化力, the Chinese-Canadian rapper and singer behind 2019's must-hear album Dynasty. She joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to talk about the blockbuster romantic comedy Crazy Rich Asians (2018, dir. Jon M. Chu), which prominently features rapper-turned-actress Awkwafina. For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:06:37

AJ Suede on Down With The King

6/16/2023
This week's guest is AJ Suede, the Seattle-based rapper behind such cerebral and compelling records like Parthian Shots with Televangel and the 420-friendly Indica Music. He joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to discuss Freddie Gibbs' starring role as an existentially distressed rap star in the avant-garde indie Down With The King (2021, dir. Diego Ongaro). For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:58:47

Kohai on The Man With The Iron Fists

6/1/2023
This week's guest is Kohai, the Wonderguy, the New Jersey DJ/rapper/producer known to associate with ’89 the Brainchild and Fatboi Sharif, with whom he also hosts the biweekly STRANGERS LIVE on Newtown Radio. A second degree black belt, he joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to expertly examine the Quentin Tarantino-produced martial arts melee The Man With The Iron Fists (2012, dir. The RZA). For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:03:38

Blimes on Be Kind Rewind

5/19/2023
This week's guest is Blimes (a.k.a. Blimes Brixton), the San Francisco native also known as one half of the West Coast rapper duo Blimes & Gab. She joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to unearth Yasiin Bey's (fka Mos Def) art house homage to late 20th century Hollywood cinema Be Kind Rewind (2008, dir. Michel Gondry). For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:04:07

ICE-Tuesdays: Surviving The Game [UNLOCKED]

5/2/2023
We just unlocked this paywalled episode as a free preview for all subscribers. Check it out and become a paid subscriber at https://www.cabbageshiphop.com/#/portal/signup/ "CABBAGES Special Projects presents: ICE-Tuesdays! Gary and Jeff launch this series celebrating Ice-T's filmography with Surviving The Game (1994, dir. Ernest R. Dickerson). Arguably featuring his biggest on-screen leading role, the nihilistic manhunt thriller co-stars Rutger Hauer, Charles S. Dutton, and Gary Busey." Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:00:41:42

Curly Castro on Ghosts Of Mars

4/26/2023
This week's guest is Curly Castro, the Wrecking Crew rapper also known as one half of ShrapKnel (Backwoodz Studioz). A B-movie aficionado from the VHS era, he joins our ongoing Rapper Movie Season discussion to unearth Ice Cube's red planet genre film retread Ghosts Of Mars (2001, dir. John Carpenter). For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:18:05

Heems on Cradle 2 The Grave

4/5/2023
This week's guest Heems, of Das Racist and Swet Shop Boys fame, brings a strong opinion to CABBAGES' Rapper Movie Season. The Queens native and music industry insider joins our in-depth discussion of DMX and Drag-On's Ruff Ryders action blowout Cradle 2 The Grave (2003, dir. Andrzej Bartkowiak). For bonus podcast episodes (including Gary & Jeff's concurrent Ice-T movie review series) and newsletters, subscribe to CABBAGES at cabbageshiphop.com Theme and interstitial music produced and provided by Steel Tipped Dove. ★ Support this podcast ★

Duration:01:00:03