Word is Bond Rap Radio – Going Farther

Word is Bond Rap Radio hits the airwaves every Thursday night at 11:00 pm on 94.9 fm Radio Western. The show follows in the tradition of campus radio hip-hop mixshows. I get to program the music completely by myself. I…

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Mastermind Street Jam – Tape 89 (Aug 27, 1996)

I have no idea why I only got half of the show recorded for tape 89 of my collection of Mastermind Street Jam shows. The tape continued to run after the show was over with DJ Mastermind filling in on…

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Looking Back to Last October

At the start of every month, I like to take some time to dig through the archive and see what happened last year at this time. October 2020 had a lot of great things going for it, even during a…

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We All Need Time to Do Nothing

Do Nothing: How to Break Away from Overworking, Overdoing, and Underliving by Celeste Headlee Very few of us take the time to do absolutely nothing. We are obsessed with working, putting in long hours, and being productive. Is it possible…

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Team LO & E Browning Live (WIB Rap Radio)

For the past several weeks we have been closing out the radio show with live performances and this week sees the end of that series. It’s nice to be able to perform in front of live audiences again. If you…

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Mastermind Street Jam – The Roots After-Party (Aug 1996)

This episode of the Mastermind Street Jam was broadcast live on Energy 108 a few days after the amazing concert by The Roots at the CNE. It was an incredible show and completely free with admission to the fair grounds….

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The Montessori Toddler – What a Great Idea!

There are a lot of misconceptions about the Montessori method of education. While I knew the name, I must admit I knew little else about it. After doing a considerable amount of research, I am completely sold on it and…

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Mastermind, TempoMental, and Mad Hattr on Word is Bond

This week’s edition of Word is Bond Rap Radio takes you on a trip. First, we start off with some brand new music including Paul Wall, Cee, Wildelux, AZ, Gift of Gab and more. Then we dive back in time…

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Knee Deep Crew on Mastermind Street Jam

The Knee Deep Crew came through the Mastermind Street Jam show back in August of 1996 and I taped it off the radio. The freestyle session on this tape is too dope. You won’t want to miss this one. If…

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Influence

Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by Robert B. Cialdini This was an interesting book about all of the different ways we are sold things. Companies use the science of persuasion to get us to buy their products. A lot of…

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