The Vibe: Episode 12

Rap battle on The Vibe

The show starts off with a discussion of the recent simultaneous success of Black Panther and A Wrinkle a Time–both films made by black directors and featuring black actors as the leads–and what this hopefully means for the future of cinema.…

The Vibe: Episode 11

Your Favorite Jawn and Nydja Hood on The Vibe

Nydja talks Lil Pump, the rash of similar rappers and their effect on hip hop during this episode’s edition of Poppin’ Topics.…

The Vibe: Episode 10

Illadel Sol performing on The Vibe

Philly activist and Temple student Osimiri Sprowal reads his work, and local neo soul/hip hop act Illadel Sol performs their music in front of the live studio audience.…

The Vibe: Episode 9

The Vibe host Nydja with guest performer Suzann Christine

The Vibe’s holiday special features a performance and in-studio interview with R’n’B singer Suzann Christine, plus a poetry spotlight on Russell Davis, and much more!…

The Vibe: Episode 8

The Vibe: Episode 8

Season 3 of The Vibe starts off with hosts Nydja Hood, Breea Gillette, and Chrys “No I” Smith discussing music streaming and whether or not a record label is necessary for success.…

The Vibe: Episode 7

The season finale of TUTV’s hip hop culture talk show features a packed hour-long program including rap battles, a performance by Temple step group the Ladies of Elegance and a live studio performance by local songstress Chartel.…

The Vibe: Episode 6

The Vibe

Nydja Hood is joined by filmmaker Derrick Woodyard and student activist Victoria Goins, and they discuss the future of black cinema after Moonlight’s Best Picture win at the Oscars.…

The Vibe: Episode 5

Joie Kathos performing on The Vibe

The Vibe begins by looking back to the 90s: 90s fashion and music are both seeing a resurgence in the zeitgeist, and 90s musicians are highlighted.…

The Vibe: Episode 4

The cast of The Vibe

Featuring a rap battle, spoken word poetry, an interview with West Philly DJ Matthew Law and a performance by musical guest Privaledge, this episode is filled to the brim with vibes.…