Written by Shugabooga A few years ago, on the eve of the release of his Maybach Music debut “Ohio”, Masillon native Stalley threw a concert at the Grog Shop in … Continue Reading Stalley Is Finding His Purpose On “New Wave”- Shining Light On Hip Hop
Written By Shugabooga I’ve realized lately is that while I don’t always love the way today’s hip hop sounds, what I really hate is the development of the artists. People are … Continue Reading How To Be A Rapper That Doesn’t Suck Part One: Mastering the 8 Minute Set
ShugaBanger of the Day: Action Bronson “Let Me Breathe” (and why it’s okay to like Bronson AND Wu Tang!)
Written by Shugabooga Action Bronson put me in a very precarious position the day he finally got tired of being asked about Ghostface Killa comparisons and spoke out on ESPN. … Continue Reading ShugaBanger of the Day: Action Bronson “Let Me Breathe” (and why it’s okay to like Bronson AND Wu Tang!)
Written by Shugabooga Cleveland has been reborn. Don’t tell that to the citizens on the near East side, where violence has claimed far too many young lives. And don’t mention … Continue Reading 5 Songs That Remind Me Of My Championship City- THE LAND
Written By Shugabooga (Ed. Note: 4th Disciple, legendary producer for the Wu Tang Clan and their affiliates, is going to join us this week on Bubble N’ Blow Radio to … Continue Reading What Is The ULTIMATE Wu Tang Song?
Written By Shugabooga I am a big fan of food. Picking my favorite food is tough. I love cheeseburgers off the grill in the summer time and as I eat … Continue Reading The BubbleHedz Rank The Wu: Who’s The Greatest Killa Bee Of ALL TIME?
Written By Shugabooga Geeks everywhere- REJOICE, for your holiest of holy days has arrived! Funny how a little pun has turned into a legit holiday. Never mind that Cinco De … Continue Reading May The Fourth Be Hip Hop: What Rappers Resemble Your Favorite Star Wars Characters?
Written by Shugabooga You don’t need to know the name of the subject in this story. At some point you’ll know. Soon, I’ll be writing a beautiful tribute story for … Continue Reading Cancer Can’t Knock The Hustle: Today I Saw An Emcee. Will I Ever See Another?
Written By Shugabooga Growing up in Cleveland, Draft Day is a very special kind of holiday. I am admittedly not a Browns fan, at least as my primary team. I … Continue Reading You Know Just As Much About The NFL Draft As The GM’s (and it’s not much!)
Written By Shugabooga I have a lot of friends that work in traditional “terrestrial” radio stations across Ohio, and many of them are right here in Cleveland. It is not … Continue Reading What Was Your First Concert: My Night With 3rd Bass And Pig Snouts
Written by Shugabooga I turn 30 for the 11th time on Monday. I believe that is a world record, but I can’t confirm. At any rate, around this time of … Continue Reading Old Hedz Alert- Best Roller Skating Songs From When I Was Young
Written By Shugabooga It’s 4/20 again, and for some people it’s a national holiday. One of my co-workers in the office came dressed in all green like it was 3/17, … Continue Reading 4/20 And The Non- Smoker
Written by Shugabooga Hip hop and basketball are always going to be intertwined. I think it reached it’s peak at the height of the Rucker Park era back in the … Continue Reading It’s NBA Playoff Time- Who’s your Hip Hop Top 5?
Written By Shugabooga Tonight on WWE Monday Night Raw, we get ready for a roster shakeup. It’s about due- and I love the idea of taking some of the more … Continue Reading 5 WWE Shakeup Moves That Are Never Going To Happen Because I Like Them
Written By Shugabooga I interviewed Vic Mensa last year and let me just use one word to describe him- intense. Most of the rappers of his generation are making non-sensical … Continue Reading If A Yachty Falls In The Woods.. Does Vic Mensa Hear It?
(Ed. Note) There are few albums in the history of music that make you stand and take notice. When you can remember the exact time and place you were in … Continue Reading The First Time I Ever Heard: Nas “Illmatic”