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Funky Tech Radio: Digging in the crates to find the gems – from the past to the future. Paying homage to boom bap, Hip-Hop, soul, jazz, reggae, and of course the pure uncut funk! Segments: Funky Tech Radio (Mix Show) Hip Hop Riff of the Week Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/funkytechradio/support

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Funky Tech Radio: Digging in the crates to find the gems – from the past to the future. Paying homage to boom bap, Hip-Hop, soul, jazz, reggae, and of course the pure uncut funk! Segments: Funky Tech Radio (Mix Show) Hip Hop Riff of the Week Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/funkytechradio/support

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Episodes

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 156: Make Your Mind Up

3/25/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 156: Make Your Mind Up Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to "Make Your Mind Up" by Souls of Mischief. This classic track is from their 1993 album "93 'til Infinity," which is often cited as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time....

Duration:00:09:47

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 155: Regulate

3/16/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 155: Regulate Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bassline of Warren G's classic hit "Regulate." Released in 1994 as part of the album "Regulate...G Funk Era," this song has become a staple in the hip-hop world. Fun fact: Did you know that the song...

Duration:00:07:00

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 154: Palmolive

3/14/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 154: Palmolive Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to "Palmolive" by Freddie Gibbs and Madlib. This song is a fan favorite from their 2019 album "Bandana." With a key of C minor and tempo of 92 BPM, this video will deepen your understanding...

Duration:00:09:39

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 153: Uknowhowwedo

2/11/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 153: Uknowhowwedo Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to "Uknowhowwedo" by Bahamadia. This song, from Bahamadia's debut album "Kollage" released in 1996, showcases a smooth and groovy bassline that has become a staple in hip-hop bass...

Duration:00:08:00

Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 22: Tha Shiznit

2/11/2023
Hip Hop Riff Of The Week 22: Tha Shiznit Link: https://rebrand.ly/hiphopriffoftheweek22 This week, we will be learning how to hop through the bass line to ’Tha Shiznit’ by Snoop Dogg. As an early G-Funk classic that has always been one of my favorite songs, I take much pleasure in teaching […] --- Support this podcast: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/funkytechradio/support

Duration:00:05:55

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 152: I Like It

2/11/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 152: I Like It Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to "I Like It" by Grand Puba. The song is known for its catchy and groovy bassline that adds a lot of energy to the track. We'll be analyzing the key elements of this bassline, including...

Duration:00:10:06

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 151: There’s Something Goin’ On

1/15/2023
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 151: There’s Something Goin’ On Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to There’s Something Goin’ On by The Roots. What better way to introduce our next set of riffs with this fire introduction to the album ‘Do You Want More?!!!??!’. This is a...

Duration:00:10:29

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 150: Daytona 500

6/1/2022
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 150: Daytona 500 Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Daytona 500 by Ghostface Killah. Ayo we did it! We made it to 150 hip hop riffs! I would like to thank everyone who became apart of this journey to learn and grow as musicians, producers...

Duration:00:07:44

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 149: Path To Rhythm

12/18/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 149: Path To Rhythm Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Path To Rhythm by Bahamadia. We're one stop away from 150, and this song is an excellent embodiment of our bass journey this far. This 4 note riff is in the key of E minor and outlines...

Duration:00:06:02

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 148: Carefree

12/11/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 148: Carefree Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Carefree by Mick Jenkins. This jawn popped on my Spotify shuffle while I was driving and I had to spin the block a couple times to get a good listen to that bass line. It's fire. We're in the...

Duration:00:07:23

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 147: Thelonius

12/4/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 147: Thelonius Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Thelonius by Common. This slightly tricky riff is in Eb minor is definitely a vibe. However, said vibe is slightly altered at the end of the second bar. It's slightly noticeable by ear, but...

Duration:00:07:53

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 146: Temperature's Rising

11/27/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 146: Temperature's Rising Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Temperature's Rising by Mobb Deep. Disclaimer: 5 string bass is needed. A classic track from a classic album that has been described as "disgustingly good" in various comments...

Duration:00:09:17

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 145: Mama Said Knock You Out

11/20/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 145: Mama Said Knock You Out Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Mama Said Knock You Out by LL Cool J. We're at 145! Thank you everyone for being apart of this journey, we've come a long ways from trying to figure this thang out to truly...

Duration:00:06:35

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 144: Funkin' Around

11/13/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 144: Funkin' Around Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Funkin' Around by OutKast. The four note riff in B Minor is super funky, fairly simple, and fun to play. It's definitely a track you can play and dance to through the whole track, the...

Duration:00:04:51

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 143: Take Two and Pass

11/6/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 143: Take Two and Pass Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Take Two and Pass by Gang Starr. I remember on a trip to California hearing the original sample of this song and being unexpectedly blown away. Shout out to @djpremier for the ear....

Duration:00:06:00

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 142: He Say She Say

10/30/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 142: He Say She Say Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to He Say She Say by Lupe Fiasco. What a great sample we have on our hands this week. These heavenly strings are in the key of B major and the bass line descends to the root from the...

Duration:00:06:19

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 141: Smoked Out Loced Out

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 141: Smoked Out Loced Out Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Smoked Out Loced Out by Three 6 Mafia. This is one of the jawns you ride in the Jeep to. B Major is the key and this four note groove is sure to give your pinky finger a workout....

Duration:00:09:38

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 140: Don't Kill My Vibe

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 140: Don't Kill My Vibe Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Don't Kill My Vibe by Kendrick Lamar. This smooth five note riff outlines the F minor chord, providing balance and stability to the musical elements around it. I love this track and...

Duration:00:05:56

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 139: Check The Rhime

10/29/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 139: Check The Rhime Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Check The Rhime by A Tribe Called Quest. Shout out to this mega requested track in B minor. Many people love catching the Tribe vibes and I'm with it! This fairly simple riff is only...

Duration:00:05:17

Hip Hop Riff of the Week 138: Little Death

10/28/2021
Hip Hop Riff of the Week 138: Little Death Podcast episode out now. Full video on Youtube. Link to both in bio! Riff of the Week Song Request Form - Use this form to request a song for the Hip Hop Riff of the Week: https://rebrand.ly/riffrequest This week, we will be learning how to play the bass line to Little Death by Lupe Fiasco. This album is up there as one of my favorite hip hop albums of all time. But first things first - new bass alert! Ya brotha Breeze got that 5 string in full...

Duration:00:11:20