This week PJ Sumroc and I discuss KOTD announcing Dizaster vs. Pat Stay for the title at Blackout 4 and their idea to only announce battlers for the event but no battles. Plus we’ll talk Charron vs. Arsonal, look at the upcoming URL event, and Grindtime making a comeback.
This week PJ Sumroc and I were joined by battle rap veteran Dirtbag Dan to discuss his recent battles, stepping away for a bit, The Dirtbag Dan Show, losing friends over honesty, and plenty more. Plus a look at the upcoming UW Battle League event and Mos Prob proposing during a battle.
This week we were joined by battle rapper Illipsis to talk about KOTD vs. Don’t Flop, recent and upcoming battles, his writing process, his text battle on RMBVA, and much more. Plus PJ gave us a recap of the KOTD Seattle event, which he attended live and we discuss KOTD vs. Don’t Flop from all angles. And, as always, your calls.
I was on vacation for this show so PJ Sumroc flew solo to discuss the latest in battle rap. He was joined by veteran rapper Illmaculate to talk about his career, his recent break, his outstanding battle against Bigg K, and what’s in store in 2014. Plus he took your calls.
My thoughts on Lil Wayne’s new album and why he needs to step away from the mic for awhile.
Stewart Lange joins the Man Cave to talk about the big King of the Dot title match between Dizaster and Arcane. We’ll talk about Arcane buying bars from Caustic, the crowd influencing judges, Dizaster’s performance as a whole, and the next step for KOTD and Arcane. Plus we’ll talk a little general battle rap at the end.
Stewart Lange joins the Man Cave to talk all things battle rap. We’ll discuss someone of the latest releases from URL, KOTD, and Don’t Flop, give our favorite battles and battlers of today and all-time, wonder “where the line is” in battle rap, and talk about the art of battle rap in general. If you’re a fan of rap music, we hope this podcast will encourage you to check out some battles and support the scene.
Deshaun Sheppard joins the Man Cave to talk about the current state of rap music. We’ll review some of the big albums from this past year including Cruel Summer, Welcome To: Our House, and Life is Good. We’ll also talk about the current state of hip hop and how artists like Lil Wayne and Nicki Minaj suck while young artists are getting too caught up in beef, which is leading to killings.
Battle rapper and MMA fan Karsten Shreve aka 100 Bulletz aka The MMA Analyst joins the Man Cave to talk about the battle rap scene and some upcoming MMA bouts. He’s coming off a huge victory over Doze in the first round of the King of the Dot Grand Prix and he’ll talk all about the battle, his performance, and prep work heading into it. Plus we’ll preview his upcoming second round battle against veteran Charron. Finally we’ll discuss some of the upcoming fights in MMA and boxing including Floyd Mayweather vs. Miguel Cotto and Anderson Silva vs. Chael Sonnen.