Tag: Kurtis Blow
Mike Kohli, a patron of the pod, gets to pick the topic. We discuss hip-hop from the late ’70s to the early ’90s, including Sugar Hill Gang, Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, De La Soul and Digable Planets.
Eric Lohrenz, a patron of the pod, picks the topic. We discuss debut albums that came out in 1980, including those by Pretenders, Echo & the Bunnymen, U2, Half Japanese, Huey Lewis and the News, Kurtis Blow and Jim Carroll Band.
Our friend Ryan Sholin joins to talk about how he fell in love with hip-hop as a kid growing up in the Miami area. Sugarhill Gang. Run-DMC, Beastie Boys, J.J. Fad — we’re kickin’ it old school today.