Hosted by Luke Bailey, The Fly Fidelity podcast is dedicated to Hip-Hop - Film - Art and culture
PremRock (Episode 28, S2)
Episode 28 features a sit-down with indie-rap elite, PremRock. We navigate the making of "Load Bearing Crow's Feet", his official debut on the ever-reliable Backwoodz Studioz label, and much more! Dig in
Evidence (Episode 27, S2)
From his come-up, rapping as one-third of seminal independent hip-hop crew Dilated Peoples, to excelling as a solo artist, Evidence is a powerhouse. Joining us on episode 27, we discuss the making of his latest album "Unlearning Volume 1", distancing himself from tradition to reach a place of innovation and more!
Bigg Jus (Episode 26, S2)
Bigg Jus is an alternative hip hop artist, who's spent over two decades contributing to the evolution of independent hip hop, helping to lay the foundation for a generation of fierce, independent artists, from Company Flow's debut album ‘Funcrusher Plus' (1997) and beyond. Whether it be reshaping the concept of underground hip-hop with Co Flow, or his solo Big Justoleum work, to his work with Orko Elohim as NMS, the impact of Jus' influence is teeming with innovation.
We sit down with one of hip hop's most elusive trailblazers, to talk about the Company Flow co-founder’s storied career for an expansive two-hour deep dive. Dig in!
Blue City CDF (Episode 25)
For the season finale of Fly Fidelity, we take a deep dive with Blue City to explore and unpack their latest release 'Into The Void'. We're also joined by our very own Wolfgang Von Vanderghast, who breaks down his contribution as executive producer/collaborator, as well as his unique perspective.
Esoteric (Episode 24)
In this wide-ranging interview, we chop it up with the legendary Esoteric, one-third of the comic book-inspired trio Czarface, to talk about "Super What?" and working with the late great MF DOOM. We also discuss his upcoming landmark original graphic novel "Czarface: A Czar is Born", writing for Marvel comics and more!
Danny Hastings (Episode 23)
We sat down with Danny Hastings, fine art photographer, filmmaker and keeper of stories about everyone from Wu-Tang Clan to Gang Starr to Eminem, Big Pun, Nas, Jay-Z and beyond. Take a trip down memory lane and learn about the enduring legacy and making of some of hip hop's most iconic album covers and more!
The interviewer is well prepared and asks really insightful questions to get a great conversation going.