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. . . What’s Upper? . . . Nasty News . . . Issue #788 . . . September 25, 2017 . . . What’s Upper? . . .





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DJ 3rd Degree’s
Fire Pick of the Week
Week of September 25, 2017

Back on the new music tip as we head into fall.
Got a brand new track for ya this week that is for sure going to blaze up your eardrums!

Through the years, the Bay Area in California — San Francisco, Oakland and the surrounding areas — has brought us amazing music. Too Short, E-40, M.C. Hammer and The Hieroglyphics crew are just a few that come to mind. All this tradition has paved the way for this week’s fire pick.
Bay Area native
Kritta (KMI) has a brand new song we’re featuring this week. “Black Orchid” is his new single and it is a beautiful Hip Hop track. Always promoting the positive in his music, Kritta brings a very spiritual vibe to this song. He speaks about loyalty, staying the course through tough times and uplifting himself and those around him.
Kritta always pushes his positive messages
over a dope and soulful Hip Hop vibe.
After bringing the flavor to the mic while on
Sway In The Morning (Shade 45-Sirius XM), Kritta has emerged as a fresh voice
with a positive attitude.
Go check it out and support!!!
https://youtu.be/qZRy2jb6838

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This is a hot track and I encourage you to go grab it for your playlists!

Til next week . . . Peace!!
DJ 3rd Degree



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RAP ATTACK
welcomes to our DJ reporting panel,
Gabriel Teodros & Stas from Seattle's KEXP radio!






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Kid Creole
is currently under arrest for murdering a homeless man. If you'd like to write him & even contribute money to his commissary fund here's the info:
Nathaniel Glover
#349-1707788
Brooklyn Detention Complex
275 Atlantic Avenue
Brooklyn, N.Y. 11202


To send money to his commissary
:
You have to register first at
http://jpay.com.

Find inmate:
Nathaniel Glover

state: N.Y. #:3491707788
Register

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Welcome To INTERSCOPE RECORDS, Los Angeles

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Nasty-Nes & Interscope's own Bri-G reunite & celebrate Bri's new position at Interscope!






Props to 60 East for throwing down a DOPE all day & night Hip Hop concert featuring a bunch of DOPE Hip Hop acts!


Here are exclusive photos from “The Pursuit of Happiness” event featuring The High Children, DJ 3
rd Degree, Nasty-Nes, AFRO & Amerie!

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Seattle - I'm coming back home!
Saturday, November 4
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WHO'S DOWN WITH THE HIGH CHILDREN?
THANK YOU COLLEGE RADIO FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

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DJ Shiftee cuts up The High Children's "U Keep Me Happy"

http://bit.ly/2xHmNpL




RAP ATTACK HITS THE EAST COAST!
Kritta, The High Children, DJ 3rd Degree & yours truly, Nasty-Nes
spent three days in the Big Apple, New York City!



We hit up
Rutgers University in NJ with Ahsan “The Golden Child” at WRSU, then TitansOfRadio.com in the BK with Scott LaRock Jr. & the legendary, DJ Red Alert.

The highlight of our trip was a guest appearance on Sway's Universe on SIRIUS' Shade 45! Sway & I reminisced about our relationship in Hip Hop, easily stretching back over 20+ years.

Kritta shared his Bay area bond with Sway, debuted his new single “Black Orchid” & dropped a super dope freestyle.

The High Children brought their MPC drum machine & killed it LIVE! with a phat freestyle.
Sway premiered their Number One College charting single, “
I Feel!

We also networked with DJ Emmo, Kelly Price & CL from DigiWaxx.

I wish we had more time to see more heads, but we'll be back!


The High Children interview/freestyle with Sway!
http://bit.ly/2vxPhla

Nes
shares his 37 yrs in Hip Hop with Sway!

http://bit.ly/2gjgvcp

Kritta
interview/freestyle with Sway!
http://bit.ly/2wNbRKu



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Sway

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Kritta & Sway

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Alchemist & DJ 3rd Degree

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Red Alert, 3rd Degree & Nes


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All of US at SIRIUS!

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On the air . . .



New York, we love you & thank you for making us feel at home!

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Showtime . . .

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Nes & Emmo

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WRSU

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Titans of Radio





THE REUNION.

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THE REUNION.




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Raymond T & Nes

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D-Tragic & Sir-T

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Urban Network Panel







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Urban Network
Various Pix


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Narcotic, Andye, Nes & OSP (Syrka Records)


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The High Children


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Nes, The High Children & DJ 3rd Degree (Nes, Jayson, Tim, Jamal)


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Tiara Asia (Krayzie Bone’s daughter) & Nes


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Nes & BeatDatTrakk

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Look who’s “Diggin in The Crates!” - none other than Chicago's DJ 3rd Rail from WNUR!

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Nasty Nes and 3rd Rail

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DJ’s Surge, 3rd Rail and Nasty Nes



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DJ 3rd Rail, DJ 3rd Degree and Nasty Nes

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DJ 3rd Rail and DJ 3rd Degree





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DOES COLLEGE RADIO MATTER?

by Jessica Weber (Co-Sign)

Radioland

I don’t have to tell you all this, but since Pitchfork asked — yes, College Radio matters.
I know,
CMJ didn’t publish a chart last week, the Music Marathon didn’t happen last year and CMJ’s direction has become a question mark . . . but, so what? Let’s be real: CMJ’s charts provide a great snapshot of what’s happening week to week nationwide, but it’s been a minute since they’ve been THE voice of College Radio. More importantly, the impact a station has on its community and fans doesn’t have a thing to do with whether or not a trade magazine exists. Honestly, people have been asking whether or not radio still matters since the early 2000s when I started in the music business as a College Radio Promoter.
The answer has always been the same. Yes.
As music lovers, you already know radio isn’t the only way to hear new records anymore, and it never will be again. This is OK! These days, technology allows all media to be consumed in many different ways (thankfully!), and often with so little intention. So to all my independent radio stations out there in the world, I say this makes you stronger.
Regardless of format, listening to your local radio station is not a purely utilitarian exercise so much as a conscious choice. People are tuning in because listeners know that
YOU fuel and enable music discovery.
This means you’re tied directly into an open, engaged, local and loyal audience of music consumers and fans, not to mention donors and volunteers. They are hungry to contribute and be a part of something meaningful, and support an outlet rooted in community. Work that!
That being said, and I say this with love, there’s always room to step up our game, College Radio. And to be totally clear, I’m not saying don’t report to CMJ. I’m saying do that,
and more. Stations have to find new ways to trumpet the amazing things they're doing with bands and labels to the rest of the world, beyond charts. So, continue investing in your station’s community by building with your local record stores plus the venues and publications you love to create a truly meaningful local network.
And most important — get to know your listeners. These are your people! Keep investing, grow awareness for your station in your market and become an essential mouthpiece for your market.
Don’t ever forget — you are a powerful amplifier. Your audience, your community and your format have a voice. And remember we need to continue working to find new and innovative ways to amplify our voices and provide more for our listeners, our community and the artists we believe in.
Jessica Weber Founder - co-sign
http://www.co-sign.com




I am honored to be on the West Coast Board of Directors reppin' the upcoming Universal Hip Hop Museum about to be built in the Bronx, New York. The latest meeting at the JW Marriot hotel sponsored by Microsoft was a day full of reconnecting with friends & legends:
Lonzo (World Class Wrekin Kru), Arabian Prince (NWA) Kurtis Blow, Rocky Bucano, Captain Rapp, King Tee, Hen Gee (Ice-T), Scotty-D Spencer, Tomica Wright (Eazy-E), MellowMan Ace, Douglas Young, Medusa, Krayzie Bone, JRo (Tha Liks), Lisa Thomas, Tiffany Gaines, DJ Cli-N-Tel, Silky-D
& more!

Nasty-Nes




  • UHHM Group

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  • Lonzo World Class Wrekin Crew
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  • King Tee
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  • Arabian Prince NWA

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  • Kurtis Blow

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  • Tomica Wright
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  • J-Ro

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  • Medusa

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Episode 11 of "Can You Dig It!?" podcast features Mr Supreme & DJ TopSpin in a one-on-one exclusive interview with Seattle's Godfather of Hip Hop radio,
DJ Nasty-Nes!

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The Biggest Podcast
(click pix to read, click to get back)

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During my past 36 years in the biz, I've been interviewed many times over &
I never get tired of sharing my story!
Recently, I did one of the
BEST interviews ever in "The Biggest" podcast show,
hosted by
Miguel Rockwell & Joe Hawkins!
You'll hear how I learned to DJ, who taught me and how I became an on-air radio personality. How I met Mix-A-Lot, my first encounter with Mix at the Boys club with Ed Locke (we were the only 2 Asians in the bldg), who started NASTYMIX Records and where the name NASTYMIX came from.
How I still feel so bad (yes, to this day) about getting kicked out of Seattle Prep high school — I reveal what I did & why it was so wrong — and about losing my mom to cancer when I was 18.
How I got to be on Eazy-E's "Radio," my history with Jerry Heller & The World Class Wrekin Cru, my history at 1250 KFOX in 1980 and the FreshTracks show intro
from
The Emerald Street Boys to Sir Mix-A-Lot.
Why I got fired at KFOX, how KCMU Rap Attack started in 1988 on the condition that Shockmaster Glen Boyd would be my co-host and the birth of KUBE 93's HotMix on Sat night with NUMBER ONE ratings.
Plus you'll hear rare recordings of me on KFOX & KCMU and two original Quick mixes I did featuring Sir Mix-A-Lot, Eazy-E & NWA and yes, allllllllllllll pre-Serato!
A solid 90 minutes with Seattle's Original MasterMixer & Crazy Pinoy . . . And MORE!
Enjoy!





SHOUT OUT TIZIME

Happy Birthday!

to our Vato Loco from Chicago, DJ 3rd Rail - WNUR, celebrating on Friday, September 29th.


PEACE, LOVE & HIP-HOP UNITY
(God Bless & Isa Mahal)
,
Nasty-Nes
www.FaceBook.com/NastyNes
www.twitter.com/nastynes1
PINOYPRIDE4LIFE / JOHN 3:16