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Noisey Beats 1: Illmind, Howie Abrams, and Bay Area Rap

Tune into episode 78 of Noisey Radio on Beats 1 this Saturday at 9 AM EST/6 AM PST and Sunday 9 PM EST/6 PM PST.

This week on Noisey Radio, we celebrate the debut of Noisey Season 2 on VICELAND with host Zach Goldbaum, who gives us a look at the first episode covering the Bay Area rap scene with E-40, G-Eazy, Nef The Pharaoh, and more.

Then we'll hear from acclaimed Filipino-American hip-hop producer Illmind to break down some of his greatest productions for J. Cole, Drake, and Kanye West.

Also stay tuned as we check in with label manager-turned-author Howie Abrams to go inside his new book, Finding Joseph I: An Oral History of H.R. from Bad Brains.


Listen in Saturday at 9 AM EST/6 AM PST and Sunday 9 PM EST/6 PM PST, and read on for a glimpse of what's to come on episode 78 of Noisey Radio on Beats 1.


Intro Mix

SparkMasterTape - "KKAM" 
The Walters - "She's Gonna Leave You"

Noisey Presents the Bay Area Rap Scene

E-40 - "Broccoli"
G-Eazy - "Calm Down"
Nef the Pharaoh - "Big Tymin'"
Lil B - "I'm God" 
Too Short - "Blow the Whistle"


J. Cole - "Love Yourz"
Drake - "You & The Six"
Raekwon, Pusha T, Common, 2 Chainz, Cyhi The Prynce, Kid Cudi & D'Banj - "The Morning"

Howie Abrams

Bad Brains - "Pay to Cum"
Bad Brains - "Rock for Light"
H.R. - "Shame in Dem Game"