Friday, February 21, 2014

Dope Stories: Ep. 4 - CRACK 101

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We added our fourth episode on Thursday. This is the episode that everyone is talking about. Mainly because it's about crack. Yeah, crack. Shane reveals some startling, yet in depth details in his love/hate relationship with crack.

The show started out normal. Sort of. Shane bought a $20 scratch off ticket before we recorded the show in our studio, which actually also doubles as my office. Anyway, the first main segment of the show is about my chronic insomnia and what I do to help fight it (I avoid sleeping pills, but self-medicate instead using indicas and concentrates). The show took a quick turn into a full-blown discussion of crack cocaine. Consider this an introductory course into the crack world with Shane as your professor. He shares his experiences with the crack scene in NYC and touches on numerous crack-related topics like heightened paranoia and pipes. Along the way, I also grilled him about cooking crack and other curious aspects of the freebase realm. The last segment of the show is dedicated to George Clinton. We talked briefly about Funkadelic's origins and my theory on why George Clinton is an alien.

Check out the "setlist" for episode 4 here...


Listen to Episode 004 - Talkin' About Base: Crack 101 here....


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Here is Episode 4 - direct download link (right-click, save-as).

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Listen to previous shows.... Episode 1 , Episode 2 and Episode 3.
Episode 1 - Down and Out in NYC -- Debut episode includes Shane's first time getting stoned in the West Village, his drug-induced mental breakdown in Amsterdam, medicinal marijuana in the NFL, the origins of Chemdawg strain, and how to get busted for weed in Giuliani's NYC... Stream | Download

Episode 2 - The Uncool: Philip Seymour Hoffman Remembered -- Special episode in response to the OD death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman. Shane and Pauly are impressed with Hoffman's haunting performance as a compulsive gambler in Owning Mahowny. They also discuss the 90s heroin chic scene in NYC. Pauly shares a few OD stories (DMT, heroin, and the Seattle grunge scene). Shane recalls a James Brown heroin PSA... Stream | Download

Episode 3 - Start Up Dot Weed: The 2014 L.A. Cannabis Cup -- An overzealous landlord denies Shane new housing because of his affiliation with Dope Stories. Shane fills in Pauly about the L.A. Cannabis Cup. Dope Stories welcomes its first guest, DJ Trent, who shares his thoughts on the heavy tech influence and innovation on the burgeoning marijuana industry... Stream | Download
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We intend to drop a new episode every Thursday. Thanks for listening.

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