Tag Archives: Rap

Rage Against the Machine: Profits of Rage

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Join in on our discussion of Rage Against the Machine. In this episode we talk about the history of the band and debate the authenticity of the bands politics. Are Rage the revolutionary real Macoy or just another cog in the mass media marketing machine?

 

Show notes:

Zach Interview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ea3O3Ql2D44

RATM First Show: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HMq-qAn3otE

MC Hammer: Go for Broke

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In this episode we discuss the rise and fall of a true showman: MC Hammer. Listen in as we tell the story of a preacher turned rapper, turned almost gansta rapper, turned preacher/rapper.

Show Notes:

Video Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLl0MnJ-0vtjxSt-sfzvA343GFHYtHgKXh

Hammers House: https://www.sfgate.com/news/article/M-C-Hammer-Sells-Mansion-Moves-to-Tracy-Rap-2811447.php

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Punk, Funk, Hollywood and Junk

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In this episode we get into the history of LA Funk Rockers: Red Hot Chili Peppers. We discuss; the band’s origin, the ever changing guitarist slot, battles with drug addiction and recording at the Houdini Mansion. Enjoy!