The Hip-Hop Talk Show
1Sep/110

Episode 27 – Video games, Morris Day, and who pays for music?

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Recorded June 30, 2011

In this episode

Pumice and Frank are joined by in-studio guest co-hosts, Chae Hawk and EecMceE, and discuss the following:

  • Lil B "I'm Gay" / "I hate myself"
  • A Goo Goo Dolls sample from the "City of Angels" soundtrack
  • Ja Rule
  • Gorilla Zoe
  • Pitbull
  • Does gangsta music still exist?
  • Pete Rock and Smiff & Wesson
  • Who buys music these days?!?
  • The upsides & downsides of being signed to a label
  • Tech / Conspiracy talk
    • Video games
    • Kids in the chatrooms
    • Drones used for killing
    • Computer law speeds
    • Terrence McKenna
    • Theories of time
  • Big Sean - "Finally Famous 3"
  • Ke$ha - "Don't Stop" (Pumice's most listened to song!?)
  • Chae Hawk - "'OShine"
  • Gino's Pizza Place
  • Frank and Pumice's Recent Experience with Racism
  • The UMCs
  • Dos One
  • Krush Groove
  • Fat Boys - "Wipeout"
  • Sheila E
  • Morris Day
  • DJ Noodles
7Jul/110

Episode 26 – The Show That Never Ends

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In this episode

Buffering...

  • Pitbull - "Shake Senora" (yes, we talk about it again)
  • Mark Ronson ft. Ghostface Killah, Nate Dogg, Trife - "Ooh Wee"

Closing tracks

14Jun/110

Episode 25 – Summer Music

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In this episode

DJ Heat & DJ DStar enter Smirnoff's Master of the Mix contest (now in Round 2), and release "Spring Training 2011" mixtape, hosted by Trazz (and including his Racks remix).

RIP

Jonas Bevacqua from LRG
Gil Scott-Heron

Also in this episode

Cookin' Soul - "The Revolution is Being Televised" Gil Scott-Heron tribute
Sean Kingston injured in JetSki accident
Just Blaze - Jay-Z - "Show Me What You Got"
Shout out to BCorder Beats
50 Cent Completes Wireless Headphone Deal With TV Goods
Busta Rhymes Currently Unsigned with Record Label
Summer Music
Eric Chia, A.K.A. "EecMceE" - "Dat Thang" "Hardly Ever Sober"

Closing Track

Fat Joe ft. Ja-Rule and Ashanti - "What's Love"

10Jun/110

Episode 24 – Potty Talk

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Also recorded on May 17, this episode had no plan, and no DJ Heat.

In this episode

  • DJ Khalad ft. Drake, Rick Ross & Lil Wayne - "I'm on One"
  • Kardinal Offishall ft. T-Pain – "Fire Flame" (Produced by Boy1da)
  • Bacalao - "The Robots (Die Roboter)"
  • Oregon Trail
  • Turtle
  • Nicki Minaj ft. Ester Dean - "Super Bass (Bonus Track)"
  • Ugly Female Artists? Any?
  • Katy Perry ft. KanYe West - "E.T."
  • Pumice's Office Bathroom Story / Men's Room Etiquette
  • Jim Jones ft. Lloyd - "Believe in Magic"
  • New Boyz ft. Bei Maejor - "Start Me Up"
  • New Boyz ft. Chris Brown - "Better with the Lights Off"
  • Big Sean - "I Do It"
  • Big Sean ft. Chris Brown - "My Last"
  • Ke$ha ft. B.O.B. - "Blow (Remix)"
  • Young Chris ft. Boyz II Men - "Hey Lover"
  • RNS IRC Release Group
  • Rell / Young Gunz - "No Better Love"
  • The Dream - "Hello, Hi, Goodbye"
  • Pretty Ricky ft. Snoop Dogg - "Topless"
  • Trae the Truth ft. Rick Ross & Jadakiss - "Inkredible (Remix)"
  • B.o.B. ft. Yelawolf - "It's a Party"
  • Jim Jones ft. Juelz Santana & Waka Flocka - "848"

Closing track

  • Bass Boy - "I Got the Bass"
29May/110

Episode 23 – Anything Goes

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DJ Heat couldn't join us, and we didn't have much planned, so we present you with another random episode. You'll hear a little T.L.C. "Creep," some Lil Jon mashed up with Lazytown, and more.

21May/110

Episode 22 – G-Unit Weeze & DJ Noodles

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Sorry for the 2-week+ hiatus! This episode was actually recorded before the break, but didn't get edited for awhile.

In this episode

Interview with Weeze, one of the players behind the scenes with G-Unit, producer for Lloyd Banks and Tony Yayo, as well as A&R, mix-tapes and beat selection. Also producer of Slowbucks.TV.

Lil Kee - "Key to the City" produced by DJ Noodles

Britney Spears ft. Nicki Minaj and Ke$ha "Till the World Ends"

Ludacris ft. Slaughterhouse "Furiously Dangerous" produced by Mr. Porter

Joe Budden "Ordinary Love Shit Part 3 (Closure)"

Pole - Glitch / Dubtronica

4May/110

Episode 21 – Booze & Sonny D

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While waiting to connect with G-Unit producer, Weeze, we decided to fill some time by recording a "normal" episode. We started live streaming when Sonny Digital happened to tweet about wanting to ustream. Next thing you know, none other than Sonny Digital calls us!

In this episode

  • The Buffalo bar and restaurant scene
  • Beastie Boys ft. Nas - "Too Many Rappers"
  • Deep Cover '98
  • Plies (produced by Sonny Digital) - "Pocket Watchin'"
  • Interview with Sonny Digital
28Apr/110

Episode 20 – HAM 2.0

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This episode starts out relatively tame, but eventually all hell breaks loose and we start playing whatever we feel like playing.

In this episode

  • Chris Brown - "Pass Out"
  • Jump Smokers - "Don't be a Douchebag"
  • First MP3s, Firetools, MODs, .MID, The Archive of Old Technology, The Noid
  • HDMI cables at the Dollar Store
  • NewBoys ft. Big Sean - "I Don't Care"
  • Daz Dillinger - "Set it Off"
  • Estelle ft. Rick Ross - "Break My Heart"
  • Estelle ft. Kanye West - "American Boy"
  • Kanye West ft. John Legend - "Blame Game"
  • Da Brat ft. Jermaine Dupri - "This is for Life"
  • Lil' Kim - "Tragedy"
  • Lil' Kim - "Queen B@$#H"
  • Lil' Kim - "Not Tonight"
  • The Lox - "Money, Power & Respect"
  • Fat Joe ft. Kevin Cossom – "Don't Stop"
  • Fat Joe ft. Trey Songs - "If it Ain't About Money"
  • Killer Mike ft. Young Jeezy - "Go Out On The Town"
  • Alley Boy ft. Young Jeezy - "Pocket Full Of Money"
  • LL Cool J - "Going Back To Cali"
  • MC Nas D and Freaky Fred - "My Cadillac (Got That Bass)"
  • Vicious Bass - "You Want Bass"
  • The 2 Live Crew - "Face Down Ass Up"
  • Splack Pack - "Shake That Ass Bitch"
  • Lil Jon ft. Pleasure P & Shawty Putt - "Like a Stripper"
  • JJ Fad - "Supersonic"

Closing track

  • Jay-Z - "Can I Get a …"
27Apr/111

Interview with Kool G Rap

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This was our first ever interview, and we scored big with hip-hop legend, Kool G Rap!

His upcoming release, "Riches, Royalty, Respect," will be released on May 18, 2011. In the meantime, you can download a free 8-track Kool G Rap E.P., "Offer You Can't Refuse."

Check out G Rap's tracks "Baggin' in Da Spot" featuring ScarChild, and "Sad" produced by Supa Dave.

20Apr/110

Episode 19 – Pauly D

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What seemed like it would be a quick topic (Pauly D) ended up filling the majority of this episode.

In this episode