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Hustle Brand Radio

Genre: 
interviews with up and coming musicians and artists
on WCRS On The Air Tuesday 10-11pm.

Hustle Brand Radio is a Program with indie artist and there music with your Host Dj DEE-Poise and Hef two djs that love good music .Both have been Indie artist in Rap and R&b music and know how hard it is to be heard and to get support.If your a R&b or Hiphop artist or a person with a Hustle that would be interested in being interviewed email Dj Dee-Poise & Hef at hustlebrandradio@gmail.com

DJs: 
hustlebrandradio
Show: 

Hustle Brand Radio 1-15-19

This Week on Hustle Brand Radio Dj Dee-Poise & Hef Welcome Relm Diggie of Columbus ,Ohio a Hip hop artist who drop a indie song about the Ohio State Buckeyes .That sold 75,ooo copies well before anyone knew about being a indie artist . He also speaks on the record business and how it has changed

58:37 minutes (80.5 MB)

Bob Larson - 1/5/19 Hour 2

I’ll be playing jazz of all styles; hard bop, vocal, fusion, big band, latin, etc. Anything with a jazz influence may be a candidate. I’ve been collecting music all of my adult life and now have the opportunity to share it. Also, there will be a lot of local artists, past and present.

56:42 minutes (103.82 MB)

Hiromi - Alive - Alive
Diane Schuur - Caught a Touch of Your Love [Live] - Diane Schuur & the Count Basie Orchestra
Claudio Roditi - Annette's for Sure - Slow Fire
Vince Mendoza - Ao Mar - Nights On Earth
Dexter Gordon Ernie's Tune Classic Blue Note: The Ballads
Vaughn Wiester's Famous Jazz Orchestra - Evil Eyes - Jazz Tempo
David Sanborn - Spanish Joint - Time and The River
Stan Smith - Little Brother - Pathways
Medeski Martin & Wood - Hey-Hee-Hi-Ho - Jazz: The Smithsonian Anthology [Disc 6]
Mark Murphy - Believe What I Say (Daquilo Que Eu Sei) - Night Mood

Bob Larson - 1/5/19 Hour 1

I’ll be playing jazz of all styles; hard bop, vocal, fusion, big band, latin, etc. Anything with a jazz influence may be a candidate. I’ve been collecting music all of my adult life and now have the opportunity to share it. Also, there will be a lot of local artists, past and present.

58:26 minutes (107.01 MB)

New Jazz Composers Octet - First Steps Into Reality - First Steps Into Reality
Patricia Barber - Bye Bye Blackbird - Night Club
Peter Erskine - Press Enter - Sweet Soul
Steve Smith, Tony Monaco & Vinny Valentino - Cherokee - Groove: Blue
Quincy Jones - For Lena and Lennie - A B C / Mercury Big Band Jazz Sessions [Disc 1]
Ramsey Lewis - What Now My Love - Dancing in the Street
Luis Russell & His Orchestra - The New Call of the Freaks - 1926-1929
The Boswell Sisters - Mood Indigo - YouTube
Coleman Hawkins Quartet - The Man I Love - The Smithsonian Collection of Classic Jazz
The Vanguard Jazz Orchestra - Frame For The Blues - The Way

The World Party - Show 152 (January 15, 2019) - Rock en Español

Today's edition of The World Party features great SPANISH ROCK (Rock en Español) from Latin America and Spain. Forget CD-102.5, Q-FM-96, The Blitz, or any of the other local, state, or nationwide rock radio stations -- None of them play Spanish Rock. It's too bad they don't because this stuff is GREAT! If you like rock, you'll love this edition of The World Party. Take a listen and crank up the volume!

59:26 minutes (111.69 MB)

Today's edition of The World Party features great SPANISH ROCK (Rock en Español) from Latin America and Spain. Forget CD-102.5, Q-FM-96, The Blitz, or any of the other local, state, or nationwide rock radio stations -- None of them play Spanish Rock. It's too bad they don't because this stuff is GREAT! If you like rock, you'll love this edition of The World Party. Take a listen and crank up the volume!

Loose - Episode 5

"Hail to the Psychonauts" - Egor Letov, 2007 Deep sonic excursions through the global psychedelic underground.

3:00:04 minutes (412.14 MB)

The Other Side of the News January 11, 2019 - Voter purges and other local news

Bob and Dan discuss how Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted recently purged almost 300,000 voters as he leaves office, about the Columbus City Council race, the apartment building boom in the city that prices ordinary people out of the market, and Trump's government shutdown.

29:25 minutes (26.93 MB)

Bob and Dan discuss how Ohio Secretary of State Jon Husted recently purged almost 300,000 voters as he leaves office, about the Columbus City Council race, the apartment building boom in the city that prices ordinary people out of the market, and Trump's government shutdown.

The World Outside Our Window - January 7, 2019

On this week's episode of Youth Beat Radio, we'll meet two teens using an internship to unite a community affected by gun violence, middle school and high school students working with Case Western University to study ecosystems in northern Ohio, and a family discussing the importance of getting outdoors at the Miami Valley No Child Left Inside Conference. We'll also take a look at Ohio's forests, the history behind them, and a popular bird that resides in them.

28:35 minutes (39.26 MB)

December Celebrations - December 24, 2018

December is populated with a great deal of holidays. Tonight Youth Beat reports on traditions and celebrations that you may or may not be familiar with. Come explore Hanukkah, Yule, Kwanza, Bodhi Day and Boxing Day with us! Great music, great cultures and a musical recipe are in store!

22:54 minutes (20.97 MB)

Solstice - December 17, 2018

Youth Beat continues its series of programs highlighting the holidays, celebrations, and traditions of December. Tonight host Lyndsi presents stories and songs to celebrate the winter solstice.

23:50 minutes (21.82 MB)

From the City to the Country Part 4: All About Ohio - December 3, 2018

This is the final episode of Youth Beat Radio's Rural Series, for now. This series highlights rural life and culture as presented by the voices of the students, many of whom have grown up in rural communities in Ohio and beyond. Eight students in Dr. Kristi Lekies' Rural Sociology 1500 class at the Ohio State University have produced segments all about Ohio. We discuss everything from the Amish population to our drinking water.

28:31 minutes (39.15 MB)
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