March 17, 2016


'Back of the Class’ Podcast: Conscious Rap's Hot Streak, 'Daredevil' & Playstation VR

Welcome to Episode 6 of Back of the Class, Fuse’s hip-hop and pop culture podcast. Every Thursday, we—Juan Cadavid, Esteban Serrano, and Zach Dionne—hit the latest in rap music, movies, TV, comics, sports and whatever's popping within the realms of our eclectic tastes. To close out, we tell you what records we'll be spinning over the weekend.

This week we discuss:

–the current state of conscious rap and street rap (at the 2:40 mark)
Daredevil Season 2 on Netflix (21:10)
–how nerds became cool (29:00)
–Mark Hamill voicing the Joker again for the animated adaptation of The Killing Joke (31:40)
–Playstation's official announcement for its virtual reality console (34:35)
–our weekend listening plans (38:30)

Once you're done, enjoy a playlist featuring songs, trailers, videos and people featured in the show:

If you'd be so dope, please download, rate and subscribe to Back of the Class on iTunes. We want to hear what you think, so hit us up on Twitter using the #BackOfTheClass hashtag, and don't forget to follow us:

Esteban Serrano: @estebanserrano
Juan Cadavid: @juanconquezo
Zach Dionne: @zachdionne

Hear last week's show, "Kendrick Lamar & Sharing Culture With Our Kids," below: