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Shots Fired!: Back in the Day/Ain’t Your Momma Pretty

Self Jupiter of Freestyle Fellowship & Fatlip of The Pharcyde join MC Nocando & Jeff Weiss this week to talk about their lives, their music, and what they’re doing now. Self Jupiter and Fatlip discuss early beginnings, the Good Life Cafe, and play some classic/current tracks. Plus, they talk about Drake’s trip to the strip club and MTV’s Hottest MC List.

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Nocturnal Emotions: Chivilians

The all around awesome artist Michael Gaughan sits down to chat with Har Mar on today’s Nocturnal Emotions! Michael talks about making friends as he goes back to school in San Francisco, his Chatroulette dorm room freestyle rap tour, and the joy of humping inanimate objects in public. Plus, Michael and Har Mar build the world of Chivilians (a talent show play) and play a game of Let Me Ruin Your Favorite Song with Todd Rundgren’s “Bang the Drum All Day.” Check out some of Michael Gaughan’s art at www.michael-gaughan.com

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Who Charted?: LIVE from Vancouver

One man band Reggie Watts joins Ku-Ku & Wie-Wie to countdown some charts in a LIVE episode from Vancouver, British Columbia! We hear why Reggie is tired of will.i.am, if any good songs were made by anyone named Will, and which artists the crowd believes should win a JUNO award during the Billboard Dance/Club Play Songs Music Chart. The gang finds out which audience members suffer from the clench and we’re also treated to a special performance by Reggie Watts himself!

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Shots Fired!: Gorillas in the Mist: Bonobo

British musician/producer/DJ Bonobo aka Simon Green joins MC Nocando and Jeff Weiss to talk about the electronic music scenes in the UK, how Hip-Hop was his introduction into exploring other genres of music, and learning how to operate a dance floor by playing a bunch of shows in a jazz room in Brighton. Bonobo also tells us why he chose to name himself Bonobo, the birthplace of the original dub-step, and plays a couple tracks from his upcoming album “The North Borders.” Plus, Jeff gives us a quick lesson on moon rocks.

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Nocturnal Emotions: Wet Dreams Do Come True

Free Energy’s Paul Sprangers joins Har Mar in San Francisco for a riff fest on today’s Nocturnal Emotions! Paul & Har Mar talk about Paul’s love of LA, their shared passion of tubing, and wet dreams. They also cast Ben Schwartz as the lead of their episodic television show about a band during Let’s Create A Show and play a game of Let Me Ruin Your Favorite Song with Huey Lewis and The News’ “The Power of Love.”

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Who Charted?: Shit Fits

The man. The myth. The legend. Giancarlo Chersich finally graces us with his presence on today’s Who Charted! Giancarlo shares stories about the first time he met Howard, his time patrolling West Hollywood as a police officer, and rushing to get to a show in Austin with Howard & Nick Swardson during the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Airplay Chart. He also tells us what he thinks about Howard wanting to get a smart car, talks about his & Howard’s experience on the Jillian Michaels Wellness Cruise, and gives his thoughts on Howard’s business ventures as we countdown the Movie Chart. Plus, we hear about the search for a certain special fragrance as Giancarlo gets acquainted with Hermes the Chart Goose!

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Jon Daly’s Rafflecast: Building The Track Pt. 5

Jon Daly and guest John Gemberling don’t make it easy on themselves when they decide they want to write a mighty Queen opus in 20 minutes! With the help of Brett Morris on guitar and bass, Cyrus Ghahremani on keys and effects, and both producing the final track, did the Rafflecast pull it off again? Listen to the end to find out.

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Shots Fired!: The Indie Episode

Stones Throw rapper Jonwayne & Hellfyre Club rapper Milo join MC Nocando & Jeff Weiss this week to talk about everything independent. Milo and Jonwayne discuss being influenced by independent rappers such as MF DOOM & Open Mike Eagle, the benefits of being on an independent label, and the pros and cons of coming up in the digital age of rap music. Also, Nocando tells us a funny Australia story, we learn why gangsters love Dragon Ball Z, and we are treated to some music from Jonwayne & Milo.

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The Fogelnest Files: Legitimate Passion

Jake’s longtime friend Jon Glaser stops by to be blown away by the garage rock band The Monks, take a look at some great rock covers, and more on this week’s edition of THE FOGELNEST FILES! Jon tells us about the origin of his book My Dead Dad Was in ZZ Top, the various Quadrophenia references scattered in Delocated, and why he turned down the offer to direct the big screen adaptation of Jersey Boys. Jake & Jon watch some amazing clips that include; David Bowie on Soul Train, the Chris Holmes pool interview from The Decline of Western Civilization Part II, and late period Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Make sure to go leave reviews for The Monk’s “Black Monk Time” in “The Fogelnest Files” section on iTunes. If you’re in Los Angeles on the day this drops, come to the LIVE taping of a special Burning Love episode of THE FOGELNEST FILES with Nick Kroll and June Diane Raphael at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre! Get tickets at www.ucbtheatre.com

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Nocturnal Emotions: Preppy Aunt

Matty McLoughlin of The Soft Pack catches up with Har Mar on today’s Nocturnal Emotions! Matty & Har Mar talk about the late Kirby Puckett, staying in strange places while on tour, and how Matty has always attracted others to push his buttons. They then create a comedy about shitty Americans abroad and play a game of Let Me Ruin Your Favorite Song with Bobby Brown’s “My Prerogative.”