Archive for June 2021

Thank you goes out to Raina Simone for coming on my show for an interview! Raina talked about her upcoming debut album Old Soul, New Conscience, J. Cole being the main inspiration for her rap career, and her experience of attending Howard University. She talked about her start in music and learning how to be a producer as well as being from Harlem and New Jersey. We got into the importance of the messages in her music of speaking about civil rights and police brutality. We also discussed today's hip hop scene and the art of sampling being an important element of hip hop. Raina Simone's new single Rolling drops on all platforms July 3rd! Stay tuned!

Go checkout Raina Simone's music on her YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCk_0PXNtgp34dN2NqqveFkA/featured and Apple Music: https://music.apple.com/us/artist/raina-simone/1455898888.

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Raina Simone on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XUw2UTBWWuE

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In this episode, we talked about the Nets' game 7 loss to the Bucks, the Bucks defeating the Hawks in game 2, and the Clippers getting their first win in game 3 vs. the Suns in the western conference finals. We covered the Mets and Yankees' on and off wins. I closed the show giving my reaction to the newly released Candyman and Halloween Kills movie trailers.

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The video for this episode is on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dYo6BsqcQ1s

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Shoutout to Bridgeport, CT's own next up and coming emcee Showly for coming on my show for an interview! Showly talked about his start in rap, his BET Cypher, and his newest album Billion$. He got into his collaborations with Benny the Butcher and Tsu Surf. He spoke on the Connecticut Hip-Hop scene and why CT artists don't get the attention that they deserve. He mentioned that he is working on some music with the legendary Hip-Hop artist and producer Havoc of Mobb Deep. Stay tuned for his upcoming work and new project that will be dropping soon!

Go checkout Showly's new album Billion$, it is available on all platforms: https://music.apple.com/us/album/billion%24/1563323432.

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Showly on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vgGoJljPQ_Q

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Thank you to Brooklyn, NY's own Skyzoo for coming on my show for an interview! Skyzoo discussed his new album All the Brilliant Things, the gentrification that has been taking place in Brooklyn, gentrification in Hip-Hop, and his reaction to people calling his first album The Salvation a classic. He got into his well-known stories of when he could not go to a Ruff Ryders session with DMX, The Lox, and Eve when he was a teenager due to watching his younger brother and giving his demo tape to a Bad Boy Records member at a local store. He talked about his friendship with Tyrese and going to Mary J. Blige's house with him. Skyzoo also spoke about Charlamagne Tha God being his cousin. He also talked about the many legends that he has worked with including: DJ Premier, Pete Rock, 9th Wonder, Diamond D, and Talib Kweli. We closed out the show talking about his Knicks fandom as well as what the team should do in the offseason.

Go checkout Skyzoo's new album All the Brilliant Things, it is available on all platforms: https://music.apple.com/us/album/all-the-brilliant-things/1560434823.

Follow Skyzoo on Instagram: @skyzoothewriter and Twitter: @skyzoo

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MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

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Skyzoo on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oMk_0JwrWQg.

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In this episode, we gave our predictions for the Bucks vs. Nets game 7 tonight, recapped the Hawks' loss to the Sixers in Game 6 & the Clippers defeating the Jazz in Game 6, and gave updates on the latest NY Jets news. We talked about who the Knicks should trade for in the offseason and the NY Islanders being down 2-1 vs. the Tampa Bay Lightning in the playoffs. We also got into the Mets losing two games in a row and what they should do before the trade deadline as well as the Yankees' continued struggles.

Follow Tony Paventa on Instagram: @tanooch96.

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MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

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The video for this episode is on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tES2yDfuMk

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Huge thank you to the legendary and iconic actor John Amos for coming on my show for an interview! John Amos talked about his early life of growing up in East Orange, New Jersey, attending Colorado State University, and his involvement in both the NFL & boxing. He got into getting into the acting show business, starting out as Gordy Howard on The Mary Tyler Moore Show, his most memorable moments on Good Times as James Evans, and landing the role of Kunta Kinte in the hit series Roots. He discussed his true number one passion of being a live performer and experience of being on Broadway. He got into Coming to America, working with Eddie Murphy, and reprising his role as Cleo McDowell in Coming 2 America. He recently stared in a film called Because of Charley and talked about how the film was made during the pandemic. He also created a children's book that released in 2017 called A World Without Color. He ended the show talking about his role in George A Romero's Two Evil Eyes and what it was like working with one of the greatest horror movie creators of all time. He has a lot on the way that he is working on, especially with his son K.C. Amos. Stay tuned! Thank you John Amos for all that you have done and do for TV & Film!

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Website live show streaming link: https://maxcoughlan.com/sports-and-hip-hop-with-dj-mad-max-live-stream.html

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John Amos on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XOFyG1elJhQ

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Big thank you to the remix king DJ Tedsmooth for coming on my show for an interview! Tedsmooth discussed his upcoming remix of Jay-Z's debut album Reasonable Doubt called Remixable Doubt, DJing The Fat Joe Show on Friday nights on Instagram Live, and producing F vs. J Intro on Fabolous & Jadakiss' Friday on Elm Street album. He got into his accolades of winning "Remixer of the Year" 3 years in a row at the Global Spin Awards, getting a co-sign from DJ Funkmaster Flex, and Puff Daddy passing him the remix baton. He got into his show that he wants to have programmed on TV called "Behind The Speaker" where he interviews legendary DJs. Tedsmooth closed out the show talking about his "Team Give Back" and his "Blend For Blend" Battle Series. Stay tuned for all of DJ Tedsmooth's events and upcoming remixes!

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DJ Tedsmooth on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XjStp3KasoU

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In this episode, Tony opened the show talking about his reaction to seeing The Conjuring 3: The Devil Made Me Do It. We discussed the Nets' game 3 loss to the Bucks, KD's supposed personal body guard breaking up the fight between him and PJ Tucker, and the results of the other 2nd round NBA playoff games. We also got into the Mets' success despite all of their injuries, Jacob deGrom reaching 100 strikeouts this season, and the Yankees struggles continuing. We closed the show discussing the latest Jets news including their 2nd round draft pick wide receiver from Ole Miss Elijah Moore shining at OTAs.

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html

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MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

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The video for this episode is on my YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9Fo7mR-n0GA

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Shoutout to Rocky Mount, North Carolina's own Donnie Visa for coming on the show for an interview for the fifth independent artist interview of Independent Artist Hour Spotlight with DJ Mad Max! Donnie Visa talked about his early life of growing up in Rocky Mount, the artists who inspired him, and creating his own independent label called Approved Way. He discussed the importance of networking and why Mezz Entertainment was the perfect fit for him. He just released a song with DJ Wonder called Not One of Them and is currently working on a music video for it as well as another music video for an upcoming song that will be inspired by the horror movie Thirteen Ghosts that will release this October. On June 27th, Donnie Visa will be performing at an event in Brooklyn. Stay tuned!

Go check out Donnie Visa's new song with DJ Wonder called Not One of Them, it is available on all music platforms: https://music.apple.com/us/album/not-one-of-them-feat-dj-wonder-single/1565070360.

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Donnie Visa on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WILHGzuk6cg

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Big thank you to Hip-Hop legend and the Wu-Tang Clan's own CappaDonna for coming on my show for an interview! CappaDonna talked about his new album Black Tarrzann, the criticism that he got off of the album cover, and the upcoming albums that he is working on. He told the stories behind the video shoots of Ice Cream and Triumph. He got into how it felt performing with Method Man at his Verzuz with Redman and Method Man acknowledging that if it was not for CappaDonna he would not be rapping. He also gave his thoughts on the current state of hip hop and the New York radio stations not playing the true New York boom bap sound as well as new music from the legends.

CappaDonna's Black Tarrzann is available on all music platforms: https://music.apple.com/us/album/black-tarrzann/1560854107.

Follow CappaDonna on Instagram: @officialcappadonna and Twitter: @realcappadonna

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Website: https://maxcoughlan.com/index.html

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MAD MAX Radio on Live 365: https://live365.com/station/MAD-MAX-Radio-a15096.

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CappaDonna on "Sports and Hip-Hop with DJ Mad Max" visual on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dAfH8wos9fs

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