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Author, curator, and educator Adisa Banjoko (Lyrical Swords // Bobby, Bruce, and the Bronx) talks Music, business, and life strategy. Drawing upon over 2 decades of journalism, Adisa gives you a fresh and inspiring perspective on current events.

Check out archived episodes at http://bishopchronicles.com/podcast

Bishop Chronicles Adisa Banjoko

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Author, curator, and educator Adisa Banjoko (Lyrical Swords // Bobby, Bruce, and the Bronx) talks Music, business, and life strategy. Drawing upon over 2 decades of journalism, Adisa gives you a fresh and inspiring perspective on current events.

Check out archived episodes at http://bishopchronicles.com/podcast

    #106: The Strategies of Tupac

    #106: The Strategies of Tupac

    For Black History Month Adisa the Bishop speaks about the legendary Tupac Shakur and his strategic mind after being influenced by the work of Niccolo Machiavelli. The journey begins the day he goes to prison until the day he dies in Las Vegas. Hip-Hop scholarship at its best!

    • 59 min
    #105: Remembering Mac Dre & The Jacka

    #105: Remembering Mac Dre & The Jacka

    Adisa the Bishop starts Black History Month off remembering Bay Area rap legends Mac Dre (follow his mom @themacwanda) and The Jacka (follow his tribute page @jackamobfigaz) . His special guest is music and film producer @darrendosia who worked directly with both artists over the years. 

    • 1 hr 50 min
    #104: Ralph Gracie Exclusive

    #104: Ralph Gracie Exclusive

    Adisa the Bishop gets an exclusive interview with legendary mma and jiu-jitsu fighter and coach of champions, Ralph "the pitbull" Gracie (@ralphgracie). From never before heard old school clashes on the beaches of Rio side by side with his brother Renzo to how MMA has impacted BJJ culture, to women fighting in the cage, this cannot be missed!

    • 1 hr 14 min
    #103: Women Rappers + Marielle Ednalino

    #103: Women Rappers + Marielle Ednalino

    Adisa the Bishop jumps in talking Cardi B breaking Lauryn Hill's Billboard chart record, how Roc Marci's and Ka's work predates the root of the Griselda sound, and his love for Redman's latest releases. Then he talks with Marielle Ednalino of @htm.elle and where women and girls are winning in technology!

    Follow Marielle: @htm.elle
    Follow Adisa: @bishopchronicles

    • 1 hr 16 min
    #102: Hip Hop is a Weapon/Interview with Greg Watkins

    #102: Hip Hop is a Weapon/Interview with Greg Watkins

    Adisa the Bishop goes in looking at the aftermath of the US conflict with Iran. He talks extensively about the role Hip-Hop played in protesting war and a how Hip-Hop was used as a nonviolent tool against the state. Then he talks with Stanford Prof. Greg Watkins about the rise of philosophy in America and what gems you can use to stay focused and achieving your goals for 2020. 

    • 1 hr 40 min
    #101: Architect (Stones Throw, Planet Asia, Hieroglyphics)

    #101: Architect (Stones Throw, Planet Asia, Hieroglyphics)

    Adisa the Bishop gets your 20/20 vision right with easy to implement diet tips and stoic concepts to get you on point. Then he speaks to legendary west coast Hip-Hop producer Architect @architecthhp original producer for Peanut Butter Wolf's iconic Stones Throw label who then went onto produce for Planet Asia, Hieroglyphics, and influenced the work of Nas and Kanye West. They go deep on the technology, the impact of J Dilla, lo-fi and much more.

    • 1 hr 38 min

Customer Reviews

Chadfredlott ,

The best of the West

One of the shows I always stay on top of. Adisa covers a bunch of topics I care about and introduces me to books and music I’ve never even heard of. Listen, learn—and laugh.

Gamer1017x ,

On East coast we bumping Bishop Chronicles

Fo’sure

A Shareable World ,

Always interesting

I love these shows. Always entertaining, thought-provoking, informative -- and on a wide range of topics. You should give one a try!

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