February 2019

Looking Back to February 2017

February 16, 2019

Last year at this time, I forgot to do a Chasing Content post. Let’s fix that right now, shall we? Read all of the posts from February of 2017 There were only six of them. I was busy back them with work, pursuing my Masters degree, and family. [Keep Reading]

What’s That Song? A Jim Gaffigan Mixtape

February 14, 2019

Jim Gaffigan is one of my favourite comedians. I had the crazy idea of mixing some of his material with songs that complimented it. It all started with cake. Gaffigan has a hilarious bit that I thought would be even more funny when mixed into Flo [Keep Reading]

Before Eminem . . .

February 13, 2019

Hip Hop Matters: Politics, Pop Culture, and the Struggle for the Soul of a Movement by S. Craig Watkins Sometimes, I read a hip-hop book and don’t learn anything new. That was not the case with this book. Watkins has some great stories to tell [Keep Reading]

Twitter, Math, and Pizza!

February 12, 2019

This simple Twitter post got quite a bit of traction last month. It received over 72,000 likes, 30,000 retweets, and over 1.500 comments. Here’s a useful counterintuitive fact: one 18 inch pizza has more ‘pizza’ than two 12 inch [Keep Reading]

WIBRapRadio #350 – Don’t Lie to Me

February 11, 2019

This week’s title track comes from Nieve and SoulChef off their album Sunflower In The Sunlight. It’s a feel-good vibe that matches the tone of live show perfectly. I had a lot of fun spinning this week’s show. I hope you enjoyed [Keep Reading]

Young Stitch at Jux Cain’s B-Day Bash

February 8, 2019

Beat Drum Media presents, The BET Freestyle Friday – World champion, Young Stitch live in London, Ontario. It’s Jux Cain’s Birthday Bash party, hosted by IHeart Radio Personalities, Jux ‘N Juke. With opening acts Diztrikt [Keep Reading]

Hip-Hop Cannot Die

February 7, 2019

Is Hip-Hop Dead? by Mickey Hess This was an interesting read and I learned a few things including . . . Why rappers have such strange names?  “Hip-hop naming grows out of larger traditions. The choosing of rap names reflects the on-air names [Keep Reading]

Chasing Content – February’s Past

February 6, 2019

It’s time for another edition of Chasing Content, that monthly feature that has us looking back at what was happening here last year at this time. Read all of the posts from last February or just these highlights Word is Bond Rap Radio’s [Keep Reading]

Quotes Come Alive with Zen Pencils

February 5, 2019

Zen Pencils – Cartoon Quotes From Inspirational Folks by Gavin Aung Than There are a lot of quotation books on the market, but none are quite like this. The creator of this book takes some of the most inspirational quotes and turns them into [Keep Reading]

Traffimatics Live on Word is Bond

February 4, 2019

Friend of the program, Traffimatics, stopped by to kick some freestyles off the top of the dome, talk about what’s coming up music wise, and just hang out. This is Episode 350 of Word is Bond Rap Radio. Remember that you can hear the show live [Keep Reading]
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