#20: “The Next Rhyme I Write Might Be About You” (w/ Martin Connor)

After a short hiatus, Zach and Steven are back with Martin Connor to talk about his new book: “The Musical Artistry of Rap.”

Get Martin’s book here: https://www.amazon.com/Musical-Artistry-Rap-Martin-Connor/dp/0786498986

#19: “Worldwide Family All Over The Earth” (w/ Rakaa Iriscience)

While in LA, Zach and Steven got the opportunity to sit down with one of the three members of Dilated Peoples: Rakaa Iriscience. In this episode Rakaa talks with Zach and Steven on how Dilated Peoples got started, the current state of mainstream hip-hop, and how jazz has influenced his own music.

#18: “Stay Rich Within My Cipher” (w/ Shawn Setaro)

In this episode, Zach and Steven are joined by the creator and host of the critically acclaimed hip-hop podcast called The Cipher: Shawn Setaro. The Cipher is renowned for its in-depth interviews with some of the most important people in hip-hop music and culture. Throughout the episode Shawn talks about how he got into hip-hop, how the Cipher got started, and the importance of a hip-hop podcast and communicating with significant figures in the culture.