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The Ed Blair Podcast
47 minutes | Aug 16, 2021
A New Era W/ Chub Millie
In this episode Ed Blair sat down with the local legend Chub Millie to discuss his upbringings on the north side of Kalamazoo and how he got his start as a hip hop recording artist and as a producer. The two also talked about the collaborations he has with some notable artist from their hometown of Kalamazoo Michigan such as Trap Black, Mook Thuggin, Loc Smoov, and many more. Tap in for a great conversation between two of the city’s finest.
54 minutes | Apr 9, 2021
A Man Of Honor W/ Kris Jamez
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast Ed Blair sat down with Mississippi’s own Kris Jamez and had very in depth conversations about his journey in music and as a local police officer and also with his journey in coaching youth football and hosting a morning talk show “Sipp In The Morning” which he co hosts with his wife on WAZA 107.7 FM. Also the two touched on balancing fatherhood with a career and marriage and lastly touched on the influence of David Banner and Big K.R.I.T. And how he feels about the Mississippi prison conditions and what he thinks should be done. Tap in!
50 minutes | Apr 8, 2021
Unblemished W/ Impeccable Skillz
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast Ed Blair sits down with Battle Creek Hip Hop Recording artist Impeccable Skillz to talk about music, balancing his career paths with fatherhood, and his other business ventures. This is definitely an episode you don’t want to miss!
82 minutes | Mar 26, 2021
We Got Action!!! W/ Knubbz The Comedian & Patwood King
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast Ed Blair sat down with Knubbz The Comedian and Patwood King and talked about their Facebook live show now turned podcast “The RNS Show” and also talked about Knubbz’s journey as an up and coming comedian and some of the hardships that has came with it and they also discussed Patwood King’s journey as a Hip Hop recording artist from Kalamazoo and as a show promoter. Tons of topics were touched in this episode but a lot of jokes were shared in the process so empty your bladder and get you some snacks and drinks because you’re in for a good episode!
27 minutes | Mar 19, 2021
The Gameplan W/ Coach K Roll
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast Ed Blair sat down with hip hop recording artist Coach K Roll and discussed his journey as a new up and coming artist from Kalamazoo Michigan and the two also discussed life before and after music and what’s in store for Coach K Roll. The young up and comer had a lot to share and went into specific detail about his trials and tribulations and you don’t want to miss out on this episode!
27 minutes | Mar 12, 2021
Roads Less Traveled W/ Trellion Trell & Sherdizzil (Part 2)
Part two to episode 12
35 minutes | Mar 12, 2021
Roads Less Traveled W/ Trellion Trell & Sherdizzil (Part 1)
On this episode of The Ed Blair podcast Ed Blair sat down with two Kalamazoo hip hop artist Trellion Trell and Sherdizzil via Zoom to talk about the state of local hip hop and what it may possibly take to bring unity to our scene. Also the artists talked about their communities and what they feel we could do to make it better for the following generations. These talented artist had a lot to talk about and you don’t want to miss this conversation!
56 minutes | Mar 6, 2021
Forward Thinking W/ Big Tyce
On this episode Ed Blair sits down with Big Tyce and talks about his hometown Benton Harbor and the different transitions he experienced in life and how he landed in Kalamazoo Michigan. Also on this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast Tyce talks about Player Nation Entertainment and his role with the camp and how he got his start as an artist. Checkout this positive interview and enjoy the vibes!
47 minutes | Feb 27, 2021
Tis' The Season... W/ Felicia Thomas & WillVill KO
On this episode Ed Blair sat down with Kalamazoo Valley Community College head women's basketball coach Felicia Thomas. They discussed how Covid-19 has affected last season and this season and also talked the recruiting process during Covid-19. Also, Coach Thomas talked about her experience as a player at both Kalamazoo Central High School and at Wayne State University and about her coaching debuts. Thomas, also has her own business called "Palm Season" which is essentially a multi media company. WillVill KO also stopped by and told his story and shared some dark moments as well. Checkout this nice interview with both Kalamazoo natives!
33 minutes | Feb 12, 2021
The Come Up W/ NB Tray
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast NB Tray sits with Ed Blair and discusses early upbringings in Kalamazoo Michigan and touches on 4RN which is his team and how they all got their start in the music industry. Also discussed was the local music scene and the generational gaps and the different improvements that could be made to bridge the gaps in the city’s music scene. Catch all of the good conversation between the new generation and an older generation of K-Zoo artist.
83 minutes | Feb 5, 2021
Showing LOVE In The TRAP! W/ Love Kianna & Trap Black
In this episode both Love Kianna and Trap Black sit down with Ed Blair and have plenty of great discussions on The Ed Blair Podcast. The main focus of this episode was on entrepreneurship and having multiple hustles to go along with being an artist and what it’s like being hood famous as an artist and as a businessman and a businesswoman in both Kalamazoo and Battle Creek Michigan. Both local icons had a ton of wisdom to share with our listeners and these are gems you don’t want to miss out on!
74 minutes | Jan 31, 2021
California Dreaming W/ Shalon
On this episode we had the super talented and incomparable singer/actress/Model/Songwriter “Shalon” she sat down with Ed Blair and brought The Ed Blair Podcast some DMV flavor and touched on life growing up in California, what it’s like being a female in the music industry and entertainment business in general. We also talked with Shalon about independent record labels she’s been involved with and also some of the popular international artists/producers she’s connected with. Shalon has many projects that she’s involved with musically and has made her mark in independent films as well. Checkout this exciting interview for more that took place in our great conversation with the future icon.
3 minutes | Jan 24, 2021
Ed Blair - Be Yourself (Feat. Ed Genesis)
Checkout “Be Yourself” by Ed Blair featuring Ed Genesis and purchase/stream The Understudy on all DSP’s
36 minutes | Jan 24, 2021
Tales From The North W/ Pway Bug
On this episode of The Ed Blair Podcast we had Pway Bug sit down with Ed Blair and discuss what life was like growing up on the north side of Kalamazoo Michigan and some of his trials and tribulations in his personal life which ultimately led to him into starting his rap career. Also we talked about following in the footsteps of his father which is a local legend in hip hop and an activist and what it’s like to have guidance from his pops Ed Genesis.
51 minutes | Jan 18, 2021
And This Is Why Black Girls Rock! W/ Tirrea Billings
Tirrea Billings stopped by The Ed Blair Podcast to chop it up with Ed Blair about life growing up in Saginaw Michigan and what her transition period was like once she relocated to Kalamazoo Michigan to attend Western Michigan University. Tirrea also talks about her career as a cheerleader and her coaching career as a competitive cheer coach. Billings also gave us a glimpse of what her journey has been like as a black female director and journalist and also shared some of her biggest accomplishments with us.
58 minutes | Jan 18, 2021
Year Of The Underdog W/ Capzilla
On this episode Capzilla aka High Capacity sat with Ed Blair to talk about what it was like growing up in Kalamazoo Michigan, what the local music scene was like in the early to mid 2000’s and also Capzilla speaks on generational gaps and how we could bridge generations together to help push Kalamazoo’s hip hop culture forward. There were many good topics in this interview and for the first time on The Ed Blair Podcast we were able to get a freestyle before the episode started.
63 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
Way2Raw For The Bullshit W/ Lashaun Pierre SL
On this episode Lashaun Pierre sat down with The EBP to talk about his Chicago upbringings and what it was like being back and fourth between Chicago and Kalamazoo and also touches on his journey as an Artist, Director, Music Producer and more!
6 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
Ed Blair - Just A Minute (Feat. Joe Louis & Zack Bolden)
Purchase/Stream “The Understudy” by Ed Blair on all DSP’s and checkout music from Joe Louis and Zack Bolden on all DSP’s as well!
47 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
The Prince Of The 269 (Part 2) W/ Joe Louis
Part Two of an amazing interview with The Prince Of The 269
21 minutes | Jan 11, 2021
The Prince Of The 269 (Part 1) W/ Joe Louis
Super talented producer/engineer/singer/rapper/songwriter “Joe Louis” stops by and talks about his Kalamazoo upbringings, his journey in music, graduating from Full Sail University and working with big artists of the likes of Maroon 5 and international pop stars. We also talk about his transition to Atlanta and growth once relocating to a bigger city and changes within the music industry. Tap in for a wonderful conversation full of information you don’t want to miss!
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