The Boom Bap Radio crew puts on an inspirational show in honor of the heroic deeds of Charles Ramsey, the larger than life superman who freed three women from captivity in Cleveland. The Angry Engineer, CO, J-Crush and of course the Masta Talka celebrate Mr. Ramsey with the help of Lauryn Hill, Redman, Black Moon, Snoop Lion, the LOX, Cypress Hill and more. So let’s hope a pretty, little white girl doesn’t run into the arms of a black man or something. You know that ain’t right! But it is - Boom Bap Radio.
Traumatized still by the playing of accidental whackness from last week, the BBR Crew: Angry Engineer, Masta Talka, The CO and J-Crush; cleanse their creative palate by going back to the drawing board. In an homage to Beastie MCA and the purest form of the culture, only Hip-Hop from the fabulous 80’s was allowed on this day. The Cold Crush Brothers, Malcolm McLaren, Treacherous Three, UTFO, Roxanne Shante, MC Shan, Sugar Hill Gang and of course The Beastie Boys, accompanied us on this dope-assed trip. Aaaaah – I feel better already. Now put your track suit on and grab a Kangol – it’s Boom Bap Radio.
Still peeved about standing in line at the airport due to sequestration? Yeah us too – metaphorically speaking. So just in case you missed it the first time, we've re-examined everything that was whack from last week: Lauryn Hill’s situation, the bombings in Boston, even that rice hating Elvis impersonator. Without the aid of J-Crush, the crew even gives a critical listen to that “Accidental Racist” Brad Paisley and that whack-assed hybrid he collabo-ed on with LL Cool J – now that really sucked! Hey, don’t worry, magnificent Hip-Hip was still on tap. X-Clan, Diamond D, Kool Moe Dee, 50 Cent and Terror Squad helped us sift through the mess. Yo, Mr. Whiteman, your red t-shirt actually does suck - it’s Boom Bap Radio!
The Boom Bap Radio crew checks its emotional baggage at the door, now that the authorities have arrested one bomber and killed another in Bean Town. Honoring Boston born, Gifted Unlimited Rhymes Universal (GURU), The CO, J-Crush, Masta Talka and of course the Angry Engineer begin the healing process the only way they know how – with sweet, sweet Hip-Hop. Gang Starr, LL Cool J, Run-DMC, Biggie Smalls, Joe Buden and Busta Rhymes all lead the way. So find an accidental racist and snuggle up, the Ricin’s on us - it’s Boom Bap Radio!
Still reeling over the scandal at the Masta Talka’s alma mater, Rutgers University, the Boom Bap Radio crew gets really ratchet and abusively forces the audience to listen to Hip-Hop. Yeah, we know it was unnecessary, but that’s how we roll. Throwing basketballs of abuse and hurling all the sexual slurs they can muster, Masta Talka, the CO, J-Crush, the and Angry Engineer, dare you to listen. Featuring The Beastie Boys, Cam’Ron, Digable Planets, Big Joe Krash, Jay-Z, EPMD and Sunz of Man. FU – Kim Jong-un! R.U. crying? Dry your friggin eyes or we’ll give you something to cry about - it’s Boom Bap Radio!
Taped the day before Jesus walked and the Easter Bunny hops, your Peeps - the Boom Bap Radio crew let it all hang loose and free in their 6th Uncensored joint. Paying homage to some of Hip-Hop’s greatest groups, J-Crush, Angry Engineer, the CO and Masta Talka speak in harsh tones and only students of the culture over 18-years of age dare listen. Featuring DEF Squad, NWA, The Outlawz, Terror Squad, Dip Set, Flipmode Squad and many more of your favorite foul-mouthed collaborators, the BBR Crew celebrate this special time of year the only way they know how – with brutally raucous Hip-Hop. So put down those Cadbury eggs and put on your bunny ears – it’s Boom Bap Radio, April Fool.
Spring is here! The BBR crew Masta Talka and the CO, Angry Engineer and J-Crush, welcome in the warmer weather with more marvelous Hip-Hop. Popping up like so many early season flowers, we welcome a new Pope, the President back from the Mid-East, Tiger Wood’s new blonde muse and tell winter to kick rocks! The crew also sends their best "Get Well Soon" card to the likes of Tone Loc and Lil Wayne. Now get better fast – Biz Markie, the LOX, Eve, De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, Public Enemy and others are really concerned. I wish I had a monkey – It’s Boom Bap Radio!
How does Boom Bap Radio celebrate the end of a winter storm? With hot, hot reggae music of course. We visit an island not too far away where Hip-Hop and reggae live in perfect harmony and the audience gets to feel ire as a result. So join with the BBR crew Angry Engineer, J-Crush - Masta Talka and the CO as they get their island on. KRS-ONE, Naughty by Nature, Grand Puba, The Fugees, Slick Rick, the D.O.C. and Black Star join in on the fun. So grab a tasty beverage, chill out and put it in the air – It’s Boom Bap Radio!
The Boom Bap Radio crew celebrate Women's History Month by paying tribute to some of the funkiest ladies to ever hold the mic. Rejoined by resident Zulu Nation member J-Crush - Masta Talka, the CO and Angry Engineer discuss America's sequestor situation, former Chicago Bulls Dennis Rodman and Michael Jordan, the Blade Runner making bail and more. Queen Latifah, Missy Elliott, Monie Love, Tiye Phoenix, Lauryn Hill, Roxanne Shante and the Lady of Rage join us for the ride. Now Harlem Shake like a spastic fool - It's Boom Bap Radio!
In a week where obsessed Americans prepared to bask in the glow of Hollywood’s biggest celebration, the 85th Annual Academy Awards; the question has been to whom will go the Oscar? Meanwhile, in South Africa, the world wondered about the plight of a popular athlete named for a film, “Blade Runner“ and where he would go – free on bail or to jail. Be it the golden statue that crowns America’s best actors and films or track athlete Oscar Pistorius - the Boom Bap Radio crew discussed the week of “The Oscar”- again without J-Crush. Even with the help of all mighty Hip-Hop, we found few answers. Nevertheless, Naughty By Nature, Brand Nubian, Outkast, Ludacris and Dana Dane came along for the ride. Now go do the Harlem Shake or shut that N-word baby up! It’s Boom Bap Radio.
Peace and love abound in this edition of Boom Bap Radio. We celebrate St. Valentine’s Day - Yeah, again without our favorite cupid – J-Crush – who was playing cupid himself. The remaining crew – Angry Engineer, Masta Talka and the CO - identify Christopher Dorner’s murdering ass, smoke out the Blade Runner and check on the State of the Union. However, wafting on top of the air is sweet, sweet Hip-Hop. Erykah Badu, Mary J. Blige, Jill Scott, The Roots, LL Cool J and Andre 3000 don their wings and cupid bows for this edition. – Can you feel the love? Of course you can - it’s Boom Bap Radio.
Boom Bap Radio opens Black History Month on Ground Hog Day by paying tribute to the American art form of Jazz. Without J-Crush, the remaining crew: The CO, Angry Engineer and Masta Talka, journey into an alternate universe where Jazz, Hip-Hop and Neo-Soul meld to make the world a funkier place. We say peace out to Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, and prep for Valentine’s Day by chatting up the man--love of Ronny Tuiasosopo. We also chat up Super Bowl XLVII, help Chris Brown deal with his anger management issues and protect Rick Ross. Digable Planets, Brand New Heavies, Grand Puba, Lords of the Underground and Trends of Culture join us for this jazzy ride – So, don’t steal those chicken wings - it’s Boom Bap Radio.
WARNING!!! Abrupt Ending Due To Technical Difficulties - Apologies WARNING!!! Abrupt Ending Due To Technical Difficulties - Apologies The Boom Bap Radio crew, J-Crush, Masta Talka, the CO, and Angry Engineer, bask in the afterglow of President Barack H. Obama’s second inauguration. We roll our collective eyes at all the hate from the Right, take in our 3000 calorie lunch and lip synch our way through more delicious Hip-Hop. Eric B. & Rakim, De La Soul, Heltah Skeltah, D12, Run-DMC and of course Common, are in our presidential parade. Do you feel like you’re being stalked by Charlie Brown? Wah, wah, wah, wah, wah – it’s Boom Bap Radio.
The Boom Bap Radio crew, J-Crush, Masta Talka, the CO, and Angry Engineer, pull together their first show of the New Year. We chat about the possibility of minting a $1 Trillion platinum coin, the fiscal cliff, Kimye, the NFL playoffs, the death of Stop and Frisk and even Al Roker’s stankin’ ass on this edition. Slick Rick, LL Cool J, Outkast, Das EFX, Main Source and more join us on this funky ride. Yo, is a fart lumpy? Nope, it’s Boom Bap Radio.
So the end wasn’t exactly near. In this uncensored Happy New Year edition, we bid adieu to 2012, tell the Mayans to F-off, and try to figure out why we’re staring down a fiscal cliff. We also unchain Django, Spike Lee, Quentin Tarantino and Ashy Larry as well as talk about jerkoffs who want to pop off their assault weapons. Oh yeah, we bring you all of the uncensored joint s you love. Tupac, Biggie, Redman, Snoop Dogg, Kool G. Rap, even Positive K is chilling with us. Yo Tagg Romney? Shut the F-up! It’s Boom Bap Radio.