The Men of Micheaux sit down with Actor/DJ DORIAN MISSICK and SIMONE MISSICK, the one and only 'Misty Knight' of Netflix and Marvel's Luke Cage and The Defenders to chop it up about the movie (and city) Detroit, Kid n Play vs Nice and Smooth, the sexuality of Halle Berry, Black Thought, Larenz Tate, Bill Bellamy and...oh yeah, we reviewed STRICTLY BUSINESS too.
Randy aka R-SON The Voice of Reason welcomes international DJ SKEME RICHARDS, the Career Crooks ZILLA ROCCA & SMALL PROFESSOR, mixologing socialite SUMMER WILLOW, music reviewer TOYA HAYNES, Micheaux Mission's VINCE WILLIAMS, DAN DINKINS of the Starting 5 Podcast, DefCon Jive's CANNON and JOHN & JOSH of Serious Rap Sh!t to talk about Kid n Play v Nice and Smooth, the loss art of creating an album, Google, the birth of hip-hop and so so much more!
JD and Len answer emails from their curvier fanbase, dangerously BLINK in the face of WHO and use Disney's impending Netflix exodus as a stepping stone to talk about comic book story adaptations good and bad.
It's JORDAN KAUWLING of the movie radio show Philly on Location joins the Men to revel in the warm tones, smart acting and skilled direction of Spike Lee's CROOKLYN, his greeting card to the 70s, family and growing up. Starring Alfre Woodard, Delroy Linda and Zelda Harris.
The PhillyCAM power tech duo JEFF BETHEA and GABRIELLE CASTRO sit in to run down the what not and what for on the TOP 10 Side-Kicks Ever including those from the world of comic books, video games, anime and even politics.
Class is in session - Acting Class that is - when a young Denzel Washington is outshine by the underrated Larry Riley and the gone-too-soon Adolph Caesar and Harold Rollins Jr. in Norman Jewison's adaptation of Charles Fuller's Pulitzer-Prize winning A SOLDIER'S STORY.
#crimingwhilewhite. #wtf. #representationmatters.#trusttheprocess. #melaninillustrated. All the hash-tags you know, love, and follow including #noconfederate and #misogyNO are on the table. Plus - Colin Kapernick - we're with you.
EXPLICIT - JD and Len are hot - very hot - under the collar about Twitter Trolls on the move again against innocent women innocently enjoying a likely very decadent couple of milkshakes and they let the four letter words fly! Throw the headphones on the kiddies and put Steven Universe on 10.
Vince and Len love New Jack City. There really is nothing to say - Enjoy!
Acclaimed filmmaker M. ASLI DUKAN gives the skinny on her upcoming webseries RESISTANCE: THE BATTLE FOR PHILADELPHIA in the midst of a roll-call of historic eclectic provocative Science Fiction motion pictures that the Tribbles find yummy yummy!
What are the FIVE tenets of Geekdom? What gems make up the Geekfinity Gauntlet? What the hell are Len and JD talking about? It's all just GUTTER TALK to me :-)
Director Julie Dash wields an enchanted wand of lyricism dipped in the rich Southern history of turn of the century Gullah in DAUGHTERS OF THE DUST, an essential of black cinema as the Men of Micheaux begin to ease on down the road to episode 100.
We return to the Gutter to talk about Spiderman Homecoming, Daddy Butlers, the Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Steve Urkel, a new Doctor Who, Apes, Capes and all kinds of shapes and the early morning comic book run (apparently its a thing!)
Storm Tribble gathers another band of lady Tribbles for the annual GRRL Show! Supatang aka Pinot Tribble, Blair the Sailor Solar Flair Tribble and Cyborg Tribble Munk rehash the great TOP 10 BATTLES OF SAILOR MOON!
The emails are in and one of them stings...sharply. After that, Vince introduces the review of 1985's Fast Forward (starring Don Franklin and - remember Michael DeLorenzo?) and sits back to revel in Len's...niceness?
AUTUMN SIMMONS the Quirky Tribble herself joins the show to count down the TOP Black Films of All-time - many favorites and a few WTF? - plus spearhead the notion of a 24-hour Live Black Tribbles show. #24hrtribbles is a thing!
Vince and Len break the Spike Lee seal to regale in the collegiate splendor and iciness of 1988's SCHOOL DAZE featuring Laurence Fishbourne, Giancarlo Esposito, the criminally under utilized Tisha Campbell-Martin and d@mn near the cast of Different World! But first shots are fired across the bow named Beyonce.
E-Mack the Master Tribble stands in a pack of Tribbles dissecting the latest web-crawling adventure to hit the screens, this time with a young and very game Tom Holland thwipping the lines. What do they think of the flick? It almost doesn't matter because it all boils down to what SPIDER-TRIBBLE SEZ!
The Tribbles travel up and down the timestream of geekiness for over 40 of the looniest, sophisticated, creepiest and awesome mech based beings in the world, including THREE hallowed robots from The Battribble's childhood.
The Tribbles unveil their new banner and devious plans for the their weekend @ BLERDCON, the new VA-based convention promoting fun with inclusiveness.
The Tribbles tape up the studio windows of PhillyCAM, welcome the slinky Stephanie Glass of Practitioners TV with all sassy weirdness into the hoard then DISROBE FOR DOLLARS as the Tribble Nation calls in to #supportwppm.
Let's hear it for the DADS, big and small, short and tall, the good ones, the bad ones, from Luke Cage to Darkseid, from Reed Richards to Batman, raising little rich boys, giving away escape artists - we cover them all! Plus convo about comic books mags, the age-old 'waiting for the trade' debate and more.
Provocative hip-hop lifers NoHeadliner (Jedi Prince and Chevv Kaang) graced the WPPM PhillyCAM studios during our Flashbang tribute in the month of Octavia City and let it be known that there is nothing 'so-called' about their super-power.
The Tribbles remember the true Caped Crusader - ADAM WEST of the 60s Batman series - with wonderful sound bites, anecdotes and a couple of speculative pieces of Hollywood lore. Then Stephanie, Simon and Sidney join the crew to reveal the TOP 10 Craziest Things Said on their YouTube walk thru subcultures and oddities PRACTITIONER TV.