This week, MC and rapper ZEPS stops by the At Will studios. Missy and ZEPS both spit a mean freestyle, while discussing unity in hip hop, how rap saved his life, and the power of Method Man’s lisp.
Missy talks pop music with Charlie Harding, songwriter and co-host of the critically acclaimed podcast, “Switched on Pop.” An unlikely choice, Charlie’s one song is “Blank Space” by Taylor Swift. Although not an avid follower of Swift's love life, he provides great insight into the song's many layers, complexities, and intentions. Charlie educates Missy with a mind blowing deconstruction of this massive pop hit.
This episode features Sandra Hong, a young woman who left her stable job in tech strategy to busk on the streets and pursue music full time. Although she's no longer a street performer, Sandra devotes her creativity to the acclaimed "Girl Party", a movement to foster women's community and conversation. Her one song: "Crazy" by Patsy Cline. Missy and Sandra chat Korean Telenovela's, Queeraoke and feeling... crazy.
In the pilot episode, Missy chats with music producer and car aficionado, Alex Bilowitz. His song is "No Diggity" by Blackstreet. He reminisces about school dances, chutzpah and the joys of music sampling.