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Today’s guest for Episode 073 is a Los Angeles based one-man army, Dancer, Beatmaker, Collaborator, live performer, English Major and also named a “Top 5 Performer” by Dibia$e. We welcome OhKayWhy to the show.
We talk about his signature moniker, musical upbringings/inspirations from his father (played drums keeping to his Belizean roots, Jazz, Reggae, Popular music, exposure to 1 of 4 Pillars of Hip-Hop (Breaking “Krumping”), his selection for G.B.O.A.T. (Greatest Beat of All Time) “So Far Gone” by J Dilla. Additionally we discuss his Beatmaker/Music Producer Superheros (The Fatal 4 +1 - J. Dilla, Madlib, 9th Wonder, MF DOOM and Tuamie). Being a sample based Beatmaker, and his love of anime such as Rurouni Kenshin, Ronin Warriors, Gundam Wing, Dragon Ball Z, Bleach, and Naruto. What his music production equipment (Roland SP404 SX/MKII, FL Studio. Finally, we discussed his music discography, newly released follow-up album “88 Vol. 2” with Knocktimus Prime, Los Angelous Beat Scene and “Inspiring the Uninspired Before He Expires” and more.
1. Read "The Way of The Superier Man" by David Deida
2. Read Dilla Time: The Life and Afterlife of J Dilla, The Hip-Hop Producer Who Reinvented Rhythm by Dan Charnas
Intro Music: "All My Dreams" by Philth Spector
Featured Music: Derived from Ohkaywhy’s Bandcamp, Soundcloud and DSP discography
Social Media: @_Ohkaywhy
Check OhKayWhy’s Beat Cinema performance here 👈🏾
Edited, Mixed and Mastered by Gldnmnd
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