dope sense of music, movies,
Mar 19 • 72 min
Episode 53 - we discuss the innovation and future of Black Mirror’s Bandersnatch episode, how saying yes more often opens more doors in life, and how to create time when you feel that you have none.⠀
Achievement Unlocked
Feb 27 • 64 min
We achieved our goal of 52 full episodes! Vic finally saw Shawshank Redemption - wow… and we discuss 2018 mess ups that are fresh on our mind.⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Six Degrees
Feb 19 • 71 min
We had the pleasure to have Adrian Rivas of Sound Fusion, an experienced sound engineer for live events and in studio mixing and musician Cognac & Roses. We realized that we all know each other because of each other. This podcast would not have been…
Up Your Numbers
Feb 15 • 71 min
Disney is building a monopoly, that we’re surprised they don’t own the game Monopoly. The Arrow/Flash crossover this year was a step in a larger DC plan. Plus, we absolutely loved UNIKO, the new album from NIKO IS.
Woe Marvel
Feb 12 • 60 min
Marvel, what is you doin? You’ve been canceling things, announcing things, and overusing CGI. We’re a little worried.
Year One
Jan 29 • 66 min
We reflect on podcasting for an entire year, the lifespan of relevance - celebrity deaths get one week, how long do songs and movies get?, and if Creed 2 was a solid movie or a unasked for sequel.⠀
Reaction: Glass
Jan 25 • 0 min
16 mins. *Spoilers.* Immediate reaction after watching Glass.
Bad Reviews
Jan 21 • 53 min
We discuss recent famous federal indictments, buying music instead of streaming, and our love/hate relationship with subtitles.
Reaction: Aquaman
Dec 21, 2018 • 12 min
12 mins. *Spoilers.* Immediate reaction after watching Aquaman - we were shocked.
Thumbs Up
Dec 19, 2018 • 65 min
We discuss Spotify opening the flood gates to all musicians, we pitch an idea to Netflix, and we rant about social validations. No filter.
Reaction: Spider-Man - Into the Spider-Verse
Dec 16, 2018 • 15 min
15 mins. Immediate reaction after watching this incredible and true interpretation of Spider-Man. *Spoilers.*
Wake Up
Dec 10, 2018 • 78 min
That’s the sound of the alarm! We discussed Hollywood being fake, should people lose the right to vote, John Leguizamo’s new educational comedy special, and sleep paralysis.
Hello, Goodbye
Dec 4, 2018 • 67 min
We talk about Marvel’s new movie about gods, Daredevil’s final season, and the Simpson’s saying farewell to beloved character Apu.
Nov 20, 2018 • 87 min
Vic took a trip to Hawaii - it was filled with beautiful sights and tragic memorials. Enjoying horror movies when you aren’t into being scared. Also, does WB hiring James Gunn mean they support his tweets?
Do It Justice
Nov 6, 2018 • 73 min
We stray a little away from entertainment to comment on freedom of speech in 2018. Should it be protected on social media platforms owned by private companies?
Oct 23, 2018 • 64 min
Make DC Great Again. - We discuss the upcoming Joker film - with no Batman. - Sky comes up with a plan to make DC billions. - We love the Purge films, but the show is terrible. We share why.
Boxed In
Oct 16, 2018 • 50 min
stick to the 10% of the internet.⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ - Eminem vs. MGK, we couldn’t avoid it. - Youtubers are actually going to the #DarkWeb to order mystery boxes full of weird shit. - Floyd #Mayweather is bored, we have a much better idea on how to spend his…
TV Killed The Movie Star
Oct 9, 2018 • 75 min
Movies are for moments. TV is for story.⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Killers in movies, TV, music, and real life. We dive into different on screen murderers, the psych behind them, if they can be prevented and should they be watched before they…
Get The Strap
Oct 2, 2018 • 45 min
We dive into the genius of 50 Cent, why Trump may not be wrong about creating a Space Force military branch, and how HBO/Netflix are shitting on other networks, and in their faces.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀…
Laugh Out Loud
Sep 25, 2018 • 48 min
EPISODE 37 - We discuss the creativity behind Black Mirror, how fun the movie Tag was to watch, and competitive endurance tickling - its a real thing. Enjoy!
Outta Control
Sep 11, 2018 • 56 min
We dove right back into Power, 50 Cent, the Scarface reboot, and we break the first rule to Fight Club. We discussed movies like Tag, Skyscraper, Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom, Extinction and shows on Netflix like I Am A Killer. Enjoy.
American Bus Story
Sep 4, 2018 • 60 min
EPISODE 35 — American Bus StoryWe discuss Batwoman, Dark Tourist, I Am A Killer, and Vic’s horror story reason why he will never ride a bus again.
The Merge
Aug 14, 2018 • 43 min
Episode 34 - The Merge. We discuss the new Venom movie, going through Leonardo DiCaprio’s movies, the Fox/Disney Merger, and the anxiety that the digital age has brought.
DC Universe
Aug 6, 2018 • 54 min
EPISODE 33 - DC UNIVERSE —— Lot is shaking up in the world of superhero movies. Marvel just got the rights for X-Men, Deadpool, and Fantastic Four back but while the fans marked DC as failing, they have quietly been developing their new winning formula.
Sudden Purge
Jul 30, 2018 • 64 min
Episode 32 - We discuss the Purge, mobster movies, Nickelodeon, and some podcasts we’ve been listening to.
Ant-Man and the Wasp
Jul 14, 2018 • 0 min
*Spoilers* Our immediate reaction after seeing Marvel’s Ant-man and the Wasp. 20 minute runtime.
Independence Drake
Jul 4, 2018
In Drake we trust. In this episode we discuss Independence Day with Will Smith, the genius behind Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, and Drake’s new album.
Sweet Splendor
Jul 3, 2018
Season 2 Spoilers. We discuss our weekend binge of Cage and the finale of WestWorld.
All Pacino
Jun 25, 2018 • 45 min
Episode 28 We discuss recently watched movies like The Departed, Batman, and CHiPS, our love for G-unit and the significance of chains in the hip-hop culture.
Life with Lozo
Jun 21, 2018 • 55 min
We invade the Life of Lozo podcast and talk Marvel, music, Nas’ new album and what historical figure we want 5 minutes with. Follow Lozo Flores at @life_of_lozo and @hackingyourleadership on Instagram and your favorite podcast app.
Mouse Monopoly
Jun 20, 2018
In this episode, we go through the Comcast/Disney buying Fox deal. The current status, what it means for Marvel, and the issues compounded with net neutrality. Whoever wins gets the X-Men, Fantastic Four, Deadpool, Family Guy, American Horror Story, the…
Red M&Ms
Jun 8, 2018 • 76 min
Guest: Lozo Flores from the Life of Lozo and Hacking Your Leadership podcasts. Lozo Flores, has his hand in everything. Hip-hop, trash talk, leadership insight, life experiences, etc. This man does whatever he sets his mind to. We talk RoseFest, writing a…
May 30, 2018 • 55 min
RoseFest 2018 was a night to remember. The music scene in Orlando was shining bright at this event. The Pusha-T/Drake battle over the weekend is a strong representation of trendy entertainment and strategy. Plus, WestWorld is winning the second season.…
Deadpool 2
May 23, 2018 • 15 min
*SPOILERS* We hit up Deadpool, here’s our immediate reaction walking out of the sequel. Did you catch all the cameos, the inside jokes, and the new canon timeline?
Charlamagne tha Gone?
May 15, 2018 • 59 min
Charlamagne tha Gone? We Charlamagne’d each other discussing if CtheGod is on his way out of relevance. Is he still 100% relevant and adapting to the culture? Or is he commenting on a new generation of artists and entertainment that is too new for him?…
Oh Snap
May 7, 2018 • 51 min
*INFINITY WAR SPOILERS* We walked into Infinity War with such excitement and anticipation. We walked out battered and uncomfortable. Here’s our fallout discussion on Infinity War. Plus, what the hell is going on with Kanye?
Infinity War
Apr 27, 2018 • 21 min
Our immediate reaction once we walked out of Infinity War. We’ve waited a long time for this film and we weren’t going to wait to talk about it! SPOILERS AHEAD, you’ve been warned.
Apr 25, 2018 • 45 min
J. Cole’s new album ‘KOD’ has us feeling grown but in the best way. We’re putting on an event in May with some dope talent, Infinity War is this weekend - we’re amped and anxious, and we’re on board the Venom train. Did you watch the Venom prequel movie…
Lost In Place
Apr 23, 2018 • 51 min
Celebrating 1700 listens! Thank you for giving a damn and actually listening to us nerd out! It’s been a busy April - we’re planning a big event, counting down the minutes until Infinity War, and taking in all the content we can so we can share it with…
Not My Preference
Apr 15, 2018 • 49 min
Those crappy shows, movies, and music you listen to, yeah well, they’re not my preference. Jay-Z beefing with a cop 20 minutes away from Orlando led to a conversation about having much more consideration for others when one on-the-job mess up could be…
Home of the Brave
Apr 9, 2018 • 51 min
America - home of the brave and at times - of the dumbasses. This great nation has given us classics like Back to the Future, the Purple Tape, Tupac, Frank Sinatra, Halo but then it gives us people that do such stupidity that they harm others. This…
The Shows That Made Us
Apr 2, 2018 • 58 min
This episode is much more lighthearted, fun, and nerdy. We dove right back into nerd news with upcoming movies and seasons of shows. Who’s going to die in Infinity War? Agent Coulson is finally back - officially. Sky’s excited about West World….and Santa…
No Discounts
Mar 25, 2018
Cognac & Roses
Mar 19, 2018 • 134 min
Cognac & Roses - our first guest ever stops by to give us all of the details behind his long-awaited project. Sky’s knowledge of audio production and song composition shines bright while Vic shares his inside perspective since he worked on this project as…
Small vs. Silver
Mar 17, 2018
the new age of superheroes on the small screen and why they may be doing a better job than the movies playing on the silver screen.
Bad Apples
Mar 11, 2018 • 62 min
Our first argument… our government forces us to put our kids into school but they aren’t safe. We marinate on Chris Rock’s Tamborine special that had more life lessons than jokes. Black Panther is officially one of the top 10 movies of all time. Chase…
Victory Lap - Communicate, Compromise, Commit
Mar 3, 2018
Still on the high of Black Panther we share a few minutes of second week thoughts. Vic’s obsessed with Victory Lap, Nipsey Hussle’s debut album, and he explains why. Sky shares the three C’s to collaboration success - Communicate, Compromise, and Commit
Black Panther, Black Panther, Black Panther
Feb 23, 2018 • 65 min
We were blown away at how incredible Black Panther was we dedicated an entire episode to it. We dive into how great Michael B Jordan was or wasn’t, behind the scenes knowledge, and how it fits into the overall Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Is assimilation racist?, Elon Musk’s goal of moving to Mars, The next 10 years of Marvel movies
Feb 19, 2018 • 75 min
Is assimilation racist? Elon Musk’s wants humans to live on Mars. Are the next 10 years of Marvel movies set? Vic recaps his Mardi Gras weekend, Sky rants about better uses for our tax money, being an independent artist is going mainstream, school tools…
Just a generation behind, Tech elevates the Hustle, Creativity comes from struggle
Feb 9, 2018 • 51 min
Motivation level 100 - That neighbor with the pool is just a generation ahead of yours, stop comparing yourself to actors and reality stars - thats unrealistic, stop making excuses because technology is making the hustle easier, what does success mean to…
Making the Hall of Presidents, a Grand Theft Auto show, and the natural need to commit crime
Feb 3, 2018 • 76 min
Best Episode yet! The Dope Hosts dive into the ton of detail that goes into Disney’s Hall of Presidents, New Year’s Eve getting quieter, was Jumanji good?, continue the Batman vs Superman argument, the issue of comparing Black Lightning to Luke Cage,…
The Pizza Analogy, Most embarrassing moments, Decisions - what they lead to and regrets.
Jan 28, 2018 • 94 min
WTF is the Pizza Analogy? With an intensive conversation on sex dolls, the Purple Tape, our most embarrassing moments, what we hate about underground artists showcases, and agree that Once Upon a Time and Gotham are the same show. Plus a side dive into…
Streaming industry, Is ignorance racism?, Embracing vulnerability
Jan 19, 2018 • 99 min
The Dope Hosts ask what’s in it for Netflix by making expensive movies? and was the H&M issue really racism? Then discuss moments where they dealt with discrimination first hand, the biology behind maturity, encourage you to enjoy your city, agree that…
Facebook is toxic, WTF is Bitcoin?, Just F** Do It
Jan 13, 2018 • 72 min
The dope hosts fix their mic presence, rant about how social media is toxic, decipher what bitcoin is, and hopefully motivate you to just go do whatever the hell you’ve been meaning to do.
It’s official! We’re Live.
Jan 6, 2018 • 98 min
It’s our first official episode! The dope hosts dive right into new projects from Jeezy, G-Eazy, and Eminem. We discuss the feeling music brings you to sound in films and end with a dive in Cinematic Universes and why most of them suck.