Show #4 - Guests Jeremy Avalon & Fish Scales

In this two-part episode, Jay Ray is joined by DJ/Producer/Musician Jeremy Avalon and Rapper Fish Scales from the seminal hip hop group Nappy Roots. This is a lively discussion about music, inspirations, history and the creative process. Jay sings a lot of old songs in the show.

Join Jeremy Avalon and the rest of the WERC Crew at VIBES on June 11th and again at KINGDOM COME: An Afropolitan Experience on June 23rd! Visit for more information!

Buy the latest Nappy Roots album "The 40 Akerz Project" at!

Playlist (Show #1)
It's Love - Naked Music NYC (iTunes)
No Static - Nappy Roots (iTunes)
Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge On Seattle - Nirvana (iTunes)
Day Like This - Theo Parrish & Tony Allen (iTunes)
Rocket 88 - Jackie Brenston & His Delta Cats (iTunes)

Playlist (Show #2)
Trying People - De La Soul (Out of Print)
Underneath - Jeremy Avalon (SoundCloud)
Melting Pot - Nappy Roots (
Alright! (feat. Paul Randolph) - Church Boy Lou (Dirt Tech Reck)