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An investigation and celebration of rap music's most advanced artists, its experimental fringes, and otherwise unique or mysterious manifestations in the world of hip hop, new and old, focusing on its beauty, its complexities and its curiosities. https://weirdrap.com

An investigation and celebration of rap music's most advanced artists, its experimental fringes, and otherwise unique or mysterious manifestations in the world of hip hop, new and old, focusing on its beauty, its complexities and its curiosities. https://weirdrap.com

Location:

United States

Description:

An investigation and celebration of rap music's most advanced artists, its experimental fringes, and otherwise unique or mysterious manifestations in the world of hip hop, new and old, focusing on its beauty, its complexities and its curiosities. https://weirdrap.com

Twitter:

@weirdrap

Language:

English

Contact:

530-470-3299


Episodes

12. Volume 10, plus Kool Keith, Oaky, Cane Corso, Eb&Flow

10/20/2021
In this episode we interview Volume 10 (of Project Blowed/"Pistol Grip Pump") fame. We're also joined by resident oracle Kool Keith, political scientist Eb&Flow, and rap maniac Oaky. Plus we showcase the Cane Corso collective. To begin, we look into the mysterious Cane Corso collective and record label, including the artists 3SunzEclipse, Joobs, Luca Blood, and p.WRECKS. Cane Corso Records - http://deadorchard.bandcamp.com Pen Thief Records - http://penthiefrecords.bandcamp.com p.WRECKS...

Duration:02:45:39

Bonus: Mike Ladd continued...

10/13/2021
Just to show you what you're missing if you're not a subscriber to http://patreon.com/weirdrap, here's the bonus episode for Weird Rap Podcast #11 with Mike Ladd. The esteemed rapper/poet and hip hop producer details his struggle with addiction and more. Please, for the love of Divine Styler, rate/review at http://weirdrap.com/rating.

Duration:00:35:51

Skits & Interludes (Weird Rap Discussion Gang #23)

10/12/2021
We discuss intros, interludes, skits & such, including KMD, Raekwon, Outkast, Ice-T, Fugees, Madvillain, Dove Shack, Ice Cube, and Kendrick Lamar. Video version: http://youtube.com/weirdrap After Hours episode (feat. De La Soul, Masta Ace, and Air Credits): http://patreon.com/weirdrap With special guest DotdotDotdotDotdot http://www.instagram.com/ddotdotdotdotdotdot And your regular hosts: Beverly Fresh http://superiorbelly.org Chief & TheDoomsdayDevice...

Duration:01:01:51

11. Mike Ladd, plus Kool Keith, Rhys Langston, etc.

10/6/2021
In this episode Mike Ladd (Infesticons, Anarchist Republic of Bzzz, Dead Can Rap) joins us for an in-depth interview. Also featuring Rhys Langston, Kool Keith, a bunch of music recommendations, and more. Music Recommendations: Air Credits: Believe That You’re Here https://aircredits.bandcamp.com/album/believe-that-youre-here Dos Monos: Dos Siki Second Season; Larderello https://open.spotify.com/artist/5Zg5lgH9GmkewONPMJlhbv Moor Mother: Black Encyclopedia of the...

Duration:01:48:57

Midwest Rap (Weird Rap Discussion Gang #22)

9/15/2021
We discuss a handful of midwest rap artists: Elzhi, Esham, Tech N9ne, envelope, Danny Brown, and Black Milk. With your hosts, Beverly Fresh, Chief Doomsday & Th' Mole. Video version at http://youtube.com/weirdrap After Hours discussion at http://patreon.com/weirdrap Please rate/review at http://weirdrap.com/rating All the other Weird Rap stuff at http://weirdrap.com

Duration:00:55:29

Kid Rappers (Weird Rap Discussion Gang #21)

8/25/2021
We discuss rap by kids: Another Bad Creation, Kriss Kross, Illegal, Da Youngsta's, 5th Ward Juvenilez, BG, Baby D (Lil Wayne), Bobb'e J, Fly Girlz, YN Rich Kidzz, Silentó, Soulja Boy, Rich Brian, & Zaza. Video version: http://youtube.com/weirdrap After Hours discussion (Slim Jesus, 2 Low): http://patreon.com/weirdrap (If you like kid rap, tune in to this Sunday's Weird Rap Radio Show at http://spaz.radio in which Lil Kushy Shapes will play a whole damn hour of it. To be archived later at...

Duration:01:23:03

Cypress Hill: S/T (WR Discussion Gang #20) ft. Skiz Fernando

8/9/2021
We discuss the groundbreaking self-titled debut Cypress Hill album. We're joined by guest Skiz Fernando (AKA Spectre of Wordsound Recordings, author of From The Streets of Shaolin: The Wu-Tang Saga). With your usual hosts: Chief & TheDoomsdayDevice - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com Video version: http://youtube.com/weirdrap [Thurs. Aug. 12] After Hours Discussion (on Cypress Hill: Black Sunday): http://patreon.com/weirdrap Please rate/review:...

Duration:01:12:39

10. Bigg Jus (Company Flow), plus Kool Keith, etc.

8/6/2021
In the latest episode of Weird Rap Podcast we speak in-depth with Bigg Jus and pay respect to Biz Markie. Kool Keith returns for another round of Weird Rap Horoscopes, and Eb&Flow is back with a Rap Grifters report. We also introduce the Hip Hop Haikus segment with guest poet Andrew Mbaruk. Plus more! MC/producer Bigg Jus, who ghosted the world for 9 years, is making his way back into the public eye as he ramps up for a string of releases. We get into the grit of his upbringing as an...

Duration:01:52:43

WR Chaotic Shitshow #3 ft. Nosaj & Jouquin Fox

7/27/2021
Special guests Nosaj (New Kingdom) and Jouquin Fox join Beverly Fresh and Th' Mole on the Weird Rap Chaotic Shitshow to share and discuss some "guilty pleasures" (Master P, Pigeon John, Lil Yachty, Young MC, and Jay-Z). Plus the Useless Trivia Championship and more... Video version at https://youtube.com/weirdrap Bonus episodes at http://patreon.com/weirdrap Please rate/review at http://weirdrap.com/rating All the Weird Rap stuff at http://weirdrap.com

Duration:01:09:22

Concept Albums (WR Discussion Gang #19)

7/14/2021
Talking about concept albums: * Clipping - Splendor & Misery * Dr. Octagon - Dr. Octagonecologyst * Childish Gambino - Because The Internet * Kid 'N Play - Funhouse With special guest Protextor - https://linktr.ee/Protextor And the usual gang of nerds: Beverly Fresh - http://superiorbelly.org Chief Doomsday - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com After Hours discussion at http://patreon.com/weirdrap Video version at...

Duration:01:14:12

Trugoy of De La Soul (WR Discussion Gang #18)

7/7/2021
Part two of our two-part series focusing on De La Soul's Plugs One (Posdnuos) & Two (Trugoy). With your hosts... Chief Doomsday - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com After Hours discussions & much more at http://patreon.com/weirdrap Video version at http://youtube.com/weirdrap Please check out all our stuff at http://weirdrap.com Please give us a rating at http://weirdrap.com/rating

Duration:00:29:13

9. Doseone & Andrew Mbaruk, plus Kool Keith

6/30/2021
As a founding member of anticon, frontman of Themselves, Subtle, 13&God, etc., and too many other projects to list, Doseone has secured his legacy as one of hip hop’s most unique and accomplished multidisciplinary artists. We drill into his stony veneer as he shares not only his artistic but his emotional drives, revealing his relationship with death, aggression, and therapy. doseone.bandcamp.com Our bonus episode features an additional 15 minutes with Doseone, as he describes his outlook...

Duration:02:05:50

WR Chaotic Shitshow #2: Transformative Embarrasment

6/29/2021
In this edition of the Weird Rap Chaotic Shitshow, the Discussion Gang members are joined by the weirdest man alive, David Liebe Hart (of Adult Swim/Tim & Eric), and Canadian rap weirdos Epic and Kitz Willman of the Saskatoon Folk Rap collective. They share some of their most embarrassing art and music, and play another round of the Useless Trivia Championship. They also get porn-bombed by a couple of trolls. Video version: https://youtu.be/wzaXowoWMoo Bonus episodes:...

Duration:00:46:38

Posdnuos of De La Soul (WR Discussion Gang #17)

6/17/2021
Part one of our two-part series focusing on De La Soul's Plugs One (Posdnuos) & Two (Trugoy), respectively. With the usual gang of nerds: Beverly Fresh - http://superiorbelly.org Chief Doomsday - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com After Hours discussion (another 20 minutes on De La Soul, etc.) at http://patreon.com/weirdrap Video version at http://youtube.com/weirdrap Please check out all our stuff at http://weirdrap.com Please give us a rating...

Duration:00:54:15

Ol' Dirty Bastard (WR Discussion Gang #16 ft. Buddha Monk, Skiz Fernando)

5/27/2021
The gang discusses Ol' Dirty Bastard's debut album, Return To The 36 Chambers, with... Buddha Monk, ODB's childhood friend & closest comrade throughout his career, was in the studio behind the mixing board for almost the entirety of the album's creation, & certainly has the deepest insights into its production & ODB as both a person & artist. He co-authored the book On Stage, In The Studio, And In The Streets With Ol' Dirty Bastard, & as a recording artist & label owner, he continues the...

Duration:02:30:50

Saafir (Weird Rap Discussion Gang #15 with Demone Carter)

5/13/2021
Special guest Demone Carter of Dad Bod Rap Pod joins the gang to celebrate the vocal gymnastics and linguistic wizardry of Saafir. After Hours discussion at http://patreon.com/weirdrap With your usual hosts: Beverly Fresh - http://superiorbelly.org Chief & TheDoomsdayDevice - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com After Hours discussion (an extra 30 minutes on Saafir, rap movies, De La Soul & more): http://patreon.com/weirdrap Video version:...

Duration:01:10:46

Tierra Whack (Weird Rap Discussion Gang #14)

5/5/2021
Talking about Tierra Whack; her 2018 album, Whack World, and several of her subsequent singles. With your hosts: Beverly Fresh - http://superiorbelly.org Chief & TheDoomsdayDevice - http://chiefandthedoomsdaydevice.com Th' Mole - http://thmole.bandcamp.com After Hours discussion & more: http://patreon.com/weirdrap All the other Weird Rap stuff: https://weirdrap.com Rate/review: https://weirdrap.com/rating

Duration:00:46:15

8. Odd Nosdam, Illogic

4/28/2021
We’re back, talking in-depth with Illogic and Odd Nosdam, reporting on some new albums, a book and a podcast, and paying tribute to Shock G. Available at all fine podcast outlets, at weirdrap.com, or at youtube.com/weirdrap. Starting with Nosdam, we get into his unique approach to hip hop production, his history with the divisive and groundbreaking collective Anticon, working with Serengeti and Circus of The Shape Shifters, and how he linked up with Illogic for their fantastic new EP, Right...

Duration:01:45:56

Weird Rap Discussion Gang #13 with David Liebe Hart

4/23/2021
Special guest David Liebe Hart (Adult Swim/Tim & Eric) joins the gang to discuss audience-suggested songs: 1. Tim Fite "For-Closure (Live)" 2. Knieght Rieduz "Knieght Rieduz Are Here" 3. K-Rino "Grand Deception" 4. Ahmad ft. Ras Kass & Saafir "Come Widdit" 5. Sebutones "We Three Kings" 6. Death Grips "Takyon (Death Yon)" 7. Death Grips "Takyon But Every Other Beat Is Missing" 8. Steve-O "Crack Cocaine (Fees So Good)" 9. R.A.P. Ferreira "U.D.I.G. (United Defenders of International...

Duration:01:04:46

Weird Rap Discussion Gang #12 - Sci-Fi Rap

4/14/2021
In this episode... Digital Underground "Future Rhythm" [Future Rhythm] El-P "Habeas Corpses" feat. Cage [I'll Sleep When You're Dead] Rammellzee "Brainstorm (Divine Styler Remix)" [Cosmic Flush] Killah Priest "Heavy Mental" [Heavy Mental] Cibo Matto "Sci-Fi Wasabi" [Stereo Type A] Dr. Octagon "Biology 101" feat. Sir Menelik [Dr. Octagonecologyst] Devin The Dude "Zeldar" [Just Tryin' Ta Live] A Tribe Called Quest "The Space Program] [We Got It from Here...] With co-hosts: Beverly...

Duration:01:05:10