Memphis rapper Jon Waltz drops by Offbeat for an interview and freestyle session. Waltz discusses his New York show with Pigeons and Planes, his recent EP Alyss, his love of Memphis rap and food, and his work with The Stand4rd, Zayd and Nova. Find more of Jon Waltz's music at soundcloud.com/jonwaltz , and read his Alyss EP companion story at jonwaltz.com .
TTF the Gang and Flightschool come to WKCR to talk with Zach. They also drop some freestyles and dosome accapella. SpaceGodWizard, Ver$ace Chachi, Flightschool Pree, Narsie, Rell XL, Gold Child, and Rich Rolla **The station broke down the night this was going on live, so it only streamed live, but it was played over the air at later date.https://soundcloud.com/ttfthegang
December of 2014 saw the North American premiere of Petr Kotik's first opera, Master-Pieces. Founder of the S.E.M Ensemble, the Czech composer speaks with director Michael Rau about his first foray into composing for the stage, his thoughs on drama, and his fascination with Gertrude Stein's texts. Stepan Atamian conducted this interview on December 7, 2014 at WKCR.