Results tagged with 'justin barney'
Published July 16, 2019
In the "Backspin" podcast, hip-hop expert and DJ Tyrone Miller and 88Nine Music Director Justin Barney dig deep into the roots of Milwaukee hip-hop to identify the first-ever Brew City rap song pressed into wax. They sifted through a lot of vintage Milwaukee music during their research for the podcast, so we asked them to share some gems they uncovered along the way.
Published April 29, 2015
5 Songs is a little secret that we tell you. These are the songs that we are passing to each other off-air, between shifts, under desks, in bars. These are the songs that we rip to our phones and play at the gym. These are the songs that we are going to play at the party this weekend. These are the albums that we are going to drop the needle on this Sunday morning, when the party is over.
Published July 10, 2014
Every Monday morning, 88Nine staff members (primarily DJs) and program director Sean Demery meet in the studio at 10 a.m. to share new music. Senior writer Molly Snyder recently sat in during a meeting and watched the magic happen. And drank coffee. And ate chocolate.