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 80: Cardiac

 

Episode eighty of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This time around Maine based hip hop artist ‘Cardiac’ called into the crib. Discussion points included his travels throughout the country, his production duo ‘y2kr4zy,’ the importance of a positive mindset, good things about living in Maine, his recent drops and more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​



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EP 79: Malik Elijah

 

Episode seventy nine of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This episode features Maryland hip hop artist and former 207 resident ‘Malik Elijah.’ Our talk focused on growing up in PG County, attending college in Maine, Kendrick Lamar’s come-up, album release parties, his new music in the works, plus much more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​



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EP 78: Soulstice

 

Episode seventy eight of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This episode features Portland, ME producer ‘Soulstice.’ We chatted about J Dilla, his new MPC, fellow Maine beatmakers, the importance of expression, his recent singles, and more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity


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EP 77: Teal Child

 

Episode seventy seven of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week’s guest is Teal Child, a producer/instrumentalist from Portland, ME. We talked about his recent projects, crate digging in Portland, Altered Gee, RZA loops, pizza, God.Damn.Chan, Rap Night and much, much more. Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​


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EP 76: Rhode

 

Episode seventy six of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week’s show features ‘Rhode,’ a Maine based hip hop artist. Our conversation covered many topics, including his father’s connection to Eric B. & Rakim, his ‘Flower Shop’ crew, RetcH, what’s he’s been working on, 207 dispensaries, his travels through the Northeast, and tons more! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, and Beach Boys Cannabis Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity


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EP 75: Super Permy

 

Episode seventy five of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This week’s interview is with Super Permy, a 207 based rapper and artist. We chatted about her brand new project ‘Permeate,’ being inspired by Earl Sweatshirt and André 3000, her passion for painting, her process behind making music, a mutual love for cannabis, and a whole lot more! Look for the new tape on April 1st, and shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, Beach Boys Cannabis Co., Crow’s Nest Barbershop and High Roller Lobster Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​​

 
 
 
 

EP 74: gibbsfreelance

 

Episode seventy four of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This episode stars ‘gibbsfreelance,’ a Portland producer and beatmaker. We got to talking about his new tape ‘Purple Hill/Gold Rat,’ the genius of Billy Woods, the current Maine scene, Soulfolks beat invitationals, his DJing days, and too many other topics to name! Go peep his new tape y’all, and shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, Beach Boys Cannabis Co., Crow’s Nest Barbershop and High Roller Lobster Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity​

 
 
 
 

EP 73: Sole

 

Episode seventy three of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This record-breaking interview features ‘Sole,’ a Maine hip hop legend and veteran of the underground. We got to talking about growing up in Portland, the Anticon days, traveling Europe, his activism work while living in Denver, his new album and podcast, collabing with Lil B, adventures in gardening, and a cornucopia of other topics! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, Beach Boys Cannabis Co., Crow’s Nest Barbershop and High Roller Lobster Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 72: The Ravine

 

Episode seventy two of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This episode stars ‘The Ravine,’ a singer-songwriter duo from the Portland area. We talked about clam festivals, Block the Wind, their new EP ‘Color Behind the Eyes,’ Danny Brown, big tech, chicken sandwiches, and a whole lot more!


Great news today, too! Benny’s Crib will now also be a video podcast, with episodes premiering on YouTube. If you’re more of an audio person do not fret, fans can still find the audio only podcasts wherever they have been streaming. Stay tuned for more conversations y’all! Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, Beach Boys Cannabis Co., Crow’s Nest Barbershop and High Roller Lobster Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity

 
 
 
 

EP 71: Turquoise Crown

Episode seventy one of RhymeBeat’s in-house podcast ‘Benny’s Crib.’ This episode showcases ‘Turquoise Crown,’ established 207 producer and ‘re;sample’ resident. Crown and I chatted about his recent tapes, favorite kicks, El-P’s production, his rapping days, Altered Gee, and an assortment of other topics. Shoutout Yardie Ting, Fire on Fore, Beach Boys Cannabis Co., Crow’s Nest Barbershop and High Roller Lobster Co. for sponsoring this podcast. #207TilInfinity