195 episodes

Created by underground hip-hop artist Blueprint, Super Duty Tough Work is the most infamous podcast on planet earth, focusing on hip-hop culture, personal-development, and humor. The results are comical, educational, and inspiring. No shuckin', no jivin', and no bulls#@t.

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Created by underground hip-hop artist Blueprint, Super Duty Tough Work is the most infamous podcast on planet earth, focusing on hip-hop culture, personal-development, and humor. The results are comical, educational, and inspiring. No shuckin', no jivin', and no bulls#@t.

    196: The Truth About Branding

    196: The Truth About Branding

    If there were one concept that has become cliche in the music industry and hip-hop artists, its the word brand. Once only a concept spoken about only be marketers and salesmen, the concept of branding has now been adopted into the lexicon, leaving artists and publications always talking about their "brands." Naturally, most artists are annoyed by this, and mostly with good reason. In this episode, we break down why artists don't like branding, and give out some simple tips for understanding it more so you can maximize everything you do, because it's likely you're already doing a lot of it properly. Let's go!

    • 48 min
    195: Using Your Art to Survive Your Job

    195: Using Your Art to Survive Your Job

    Everyone knows what it's like to have creative passion that you care deeply about and a job that you don't particularly care about. In most instances, these jobs drain our creative energy until our desire to pursue our craft outside of work is completely gone. To avoid this we must allow our art to help push us through these down periods so we can stay motivated. This episode is about small things you can do with your art that will help you survive your job. Let's go!!

    • 38 min
    194: Why Rappers Lie So Much

    194: Why Rappers Lie So Much

    Last week there was a lot of commotion on social media when pop singer Billie Eilish featured a quote of her pointing out that she personally knows a lot of rappers constantly who lie about their lives and having things they don't really own. Many people were upset about her statement, firing back at her. In this episode we give our reaction to her statement and breakdown ten reasons why rappers lie so much in hip-hop. Let's go!

    • 55 min
    193: Behind the Beats with Blockhead

    193: Behind the Beats with Blockhead

    Although New York producer Blockhead originally emerged on the hip-hop scene as one of Aesop Rock's main collaborators, he has since established his own career as an instrumentalist, releasing albums on legendary label Ninja Tune and many others. While on tour in Columbus, promoting his new album Bubble Bath, Blockhead stopped by the Super Duty studio for a dope conversation about his production process, releasing albums on different labels, and being embraced by a fanbase he wasn't even aware of. Let's go!

    • 1 hr 24 min
    192: How Managers Help and Hurt Artists

    192: How Managers Help and Hurt Artists

    Although we've had artist managers on the show before, we've never really went into depth about the pluses and minuses of having a manager. In this episode of the most infamous podcast on planet earth, we break down how managers help and hurt artists, so that anybody thinking about procuring one can know the best case and worst case scenarios ahead of time.

    • 45 min
    191: Dealing with Jealousy

    191: Dealing with Jealousy

    No matter how perfect we strive to be as humans, there will be times in our lives when we feel insecure about where we are in life. It is at these moments that we are visited by the green-eyed monster, jealousy. And even if we don't feel it towards others, we are on the receiving end of it. In this episode, we break down ways to deal with jealousy, both internally and externally. This is a deep episode that you don't wanna miss.

    • 56 min

Customer Reviews

smythspinitch ,

Incredible

So insightful and so helpful for creative people especially. LOVE this pod. Print and Illogic are OG's with tons of gems and also great senses of humor. Love the variety of topics and occasional guests. YEE!

DjNinjaSATX ,

Great info with great artist!

Listening to this podcast has put so much into perspective. All the topics have great value and some of these things I had to learn the hard way. I wish this was around when I started as a producer. Keep up the great work guys and thank you for all you do. Listening out of San Antonio Texas.

north_fork_native7 ,

(almost) Free Game.

Great podcast, print and illogic are always dropping gems. Tips and points from the music industry to everyday life. They can do no wrong. Can’t wait for the new book to drop. Highly recommend. SUPPORT the most valuable podcast on mp3!! Like, share, rate, and comment.

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