January 08, 2021

01:33:18

#170 BONUS - MF DOOM: Rap's Villain, Music's Hero

#170 BONUS - MF DOOM: Rap's Villain, Music's Hero
Audioface: Music News, Reviews, & Culture
#170 BONUS - MF DOOM: Rap's Villain, Music's Hero
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Show Notes

The Late Daniel Dumile (AKA MF DOOM AKA Viktor Vaughn AKA Zev Love X AKA King Geedorah AKA...) was the foundation of rap music, cross-genre collaboration, and the friendship  behind this very podcast. His death on October 31 2020 was announced on December 31 2020. Dan and Sean interrupt their scheduled hiatus and take a look back on the story and best songs of rap's supervillain/music's superhero. Rest in Power DOOM. 

Regular episodes of Audioface will return on Monday, January 18 2021. Thank you for listening with us.

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