Rap Guide to Wilderness Coming Soon!

The WILD Foundation is commissioning a new hip-hop album entitled ”The Rap Guide to Wilderness” which I’m in the process of producing now! The songs are about how we relate to wild nature, its profound contribution to human wellbeing, and what we … Continue reading

The Rap Guide to Religion off-Broadway

The Rap Guide to Religion Premieres off-Broadway   Announcing a new off-Broadway theatre production, written and performed by Baba Brinkman, directed by Darren Lee Cole, and produced by Soho Playhouse Inc. The Rap Guide to Religion opened at the 2014 Edinburgh … Continue reading

Kickstarting A New Record

My Kickstarter campaign only has 58 hours left and it’s tantalizingly close! In the past week we’ve had more than 60 new backers and we’re now well over the 2/3 mark, 217 backers so far. Can we pull off the final 1/3 in … Continue reading

5 Rap Songs That Could Be Fringe Anthems

Here’s my recent Scotsman blog outlining the five rap songs that capture something distinctive about the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

A Brief History of Rhyme

In early May I gave a talk at TEDxNavesink in New Jersey, entitled “A Brief History of Rhyme,” detailing the emergence of polysyllabic rhyme patterns in both hip-hop and traditional literature. The talk was based on ideas I explored in … Continue reading