Welcome to Benny’s Crib, a RhymeBeat production. Grab a chair and join the genuine conversation. Conversation topics usually begin with hip hop, but may flow into art, life, love and overall philosophy. Get cozy, and thank you for being here!

 

EP 91: Viva

 

Episode ninety one of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ Maine vocalist/singer ‘Viva’ joined the podcast this week to promote her 7/30 show at Aura in Portland. Other conversation topics included family history, learning new instruments, Will Smith, various 207 musicians, favorite venues, and much more! This podcast is sponsored by Yardie Ting. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 90: DJ Double Dessert

 

Episode ninety of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week, Maine DJ ‘Double Dessert’ swung thru the crib. Points of discussion focused on dance parties, Mannie Fresh, Bull Moose memories, how she got her name, the power of curating, whoopie pies, and so much more! This podcast is sponsored by Yardie Ting. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 89: Words of Phrase

 

Episode eighty nine of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week, Maine-based hip hop artist ‘Words of Phrase’ came through the crib. Conversation topics included moving to Maine, his new album ‘Humbly Worded,’ writing poetry, the 207 scene, the return of live music, and tons more. This podcast is sponsored by Yardie Ting. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 88: Renée Coolbrith

 

Episode eighty eight of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week, Portland vocalist/artist ‘Renée Coolbrith’ swung by. We got to talking about her new song with Bright Boy, some of her favorite local artists, Sting, her dad’s boxing career, dealing with grief, her upcoming album ‘A Killer Named Sugar,’ plus a multitude of other topics. This podcast is sponsored by Yardie Ting. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 87: Kid Calvin

 

Episode eighty seven of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week Maine hip hop artist ‘Kid Calvin’ called into the crib. Our interview orbited around several topics, including traveling a lot as a kid, getting into producing, a mutual love for Monday of the Minds, Ab-Soul’s ‘Control System,’ his work with Dynamo-P, late night burritos, and so much more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 86: Doc-Lo

 

Episode eighty six of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ Maine hip hop artist ‘Doc.Lo’ called into the show this week. We talked about many different tangents, including growing up in Alabama, his ‘Da Amityville EP,’ almost losing his leg in a freak accident, putting on for the 207, FM Records, and an abundance other topics! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity


*Appreciate y’all understanding the audio issues this week* – Benny P

 
 
 
 

EP 85: Roach Dad

 

Episode eighty five of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ We got 207 producer/DJ ‘Roach Dad’ on the podcast this week. Our convo touched upon early G-Funk memories, forming Altered Gee, working on music during quarantine, William Onyeabor, record collecting, obscure horror movies, and tons more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 84: OKChree

 

Episode eighty four of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ We got Maine producer OKChree on the show this week! We talked about his tape ‘Beat Project 1,’ his Flower Shop collective, the fifth dimension, his rapping days, Flying Lotus, getting inspired by Russell Westbrook, and a lot more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 83: BZA

 

Episode eighty three of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ Maine producer/artist ‘BZA’ is this week’s guest. We got to talking about re;sample (of course), skateboarding in Bangor, beat battle Discords, Ishmael Butler, favorite cassette tapes, sampling Trailer Park Boys, and tons more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 82: Saiint Pat

 

Episode eighty two of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ We have Saiint Pat calling in this week, a 207 based hip hop artist originally hailing from Memphis, TN. Our interview focused on his Memphis upbringing, building a network in Maine, his new project ‘Face Your Fears,’ the importance of Southern hip hop, Chief Keef, and more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 81: Sydney

 

Episode eighty one of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ Today’s episode features Maine singer ‘Sydney.’ Interview topics include her upcoming song/video with Shane Reis, learning from past mistakes, Sun Tiki memories, the current Portland scene, coffee tips, and a cornucopia of others. Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​​