Episode 19: A & B-side experiences with Davey D

Hip-Hop historian Davey D takes us back to the night that Public Enemy produced the track “911 is a Joke,” when a hunt for records ended with a nasty surprise from the NYPD. This story was recorded at our live show on July 8, 2017 at the Bernal Heights branch of the San Francisco Public … Read more

Mike Park of Asian Man Records

For our first video feature we ventured about 40 minutes south of San Francisco to Monte Sereno, where we met up with Mike Park, founder of Asian Man Records. The label got started in 1996, headquartered in his parents garage, where despite putting out some massively successful records with the likes of Alkaline Trio and … Read more

The Pressing Plants

While a good chunk of pressing plants are overseas, there are a handful of producers here in the United States. Curbed put together this map, and detailed descriptions of each plant. It’s no sausage factory folks, take a look.