May 2021

  • Mastermind Street Jam Cassette

    Mastermind Street Jam – Homegrown Show Part 2 (1996)

    Mastermind continued the Homegrown edition of his radio show with some great Canadian tunes but had to squeeze in some of the new hot tracks that were popping at the time too. This episode aired in June of 1996 and is the 68th tape in my collection of Mastermind Street Jam episodes. Download this episode (for […]

  • Can a Poem Save Your Life?

    Write a Poem, Save Your Life: A Guide for Teens, Teachers, and Writers of All Ages by Meredith Heller “The first line is a gift, whispered in my ear; I don’t know where it comes from, but I know it’s my lifeline. I grab hold of the words, write them down, and then dive in […]

  • 30 Year Anniversary of a Classic Hip-Hop Release Date

    30 years ago this week, De La Soul’s “De La Soul Is Dead”, Ice T’s “O.G. Original Gangster”, KMD’s “Mr. Hood” and Chubb Rock’s “The One” were all released. As such, May 14th, 1991 stands as one of the best rap release dates ever. A special shout-out to Dart Adams for always coming correct with […]

  • Mastermind Street Jam – Homegrown Edition (June 1996)

    Mastermind did a Homegrown edition of his radio show back in June of 1996. This was a very novel concept back in the day and I’m glad he looked out for the local scene. He always played dope Canadian content and this episode was no different. I was hoping to see some more independent artists […]

  • Feel Less Busy and Get More Done

    Off the Clock: Feel Less Busy While Getting More Done by Laura Vanderkam “Time is finite, so we must make smart choices about it. But time is also abundant: there is enough for anything that truly matters.” I think this might become my new slogan. I want to stop saying I don’t have the time […]

  • Perfectly Organized DJ Crates

    I’ve spent months crafting a set of DJ crates that will make my life a lot easier once the Covid restrictions have been lifted and we can get back to having live events and parties. It’s been a tough year and a half for disc jockeys. Fortunately, I was able to do a few events […]

  • Word is Bond Rap Radio – Natural Game

    Kicking some natural game this week with two hours of hip-hop tunes mixed for your enjoyment. This is episode 468 of Word is Bond Rap Radio. Chase March & Unlearn – Word is Bond ThemeCzarface & MF DOOM ft DMC – The King and EyeRevalation & GoD iLLa ft M-Dot – I BeenConfiga & DJ […]

  • Mastermind Street Jam – Tape 66

    It’s the Tuesday night edition of Mastermind Street Jam from June 4, 1996. Featuring new music (at the time) by . . . 25 Ta Life, A Tribe Called Quest, Big Noyd, Busta Rhymes, Capone-N-Noreaga, Choclair, Foxy Brown, Jay-Z, Large Professor, Method Man, Money Barz Playas, Mobb Deep, Nas, and Ranjahz (I spelled it wrong […]

  • Behave and the Kids Will Too

    How to Behave so Your Preschooler Will, Too! By Sal Severe, Ph.D. Being a stay-at-home dad is one of the most rewarding jobs I’ve ever had the fortune of doing. I’m learning from my toddler every single day and I get to see him learning too. It’s incredible. There have been several times when I […]

  • Here, take my card!

    Here is a digital version of my business card. Please feel free to share it with anyone you know who might be in need of a DJ. Thank you! Chase March