Radio Active
  • Male
Share on Facebook MySpace
  • Wall Posts
  • Discussions
  • Events
  • Groups (2)
  • Photos
  • Photo Albums
  • Videos (1)

Radio Active's Friends

  • Crate Logic
  • Lina Torio
  • sacred the soulutionist
  • Awny
  • Kelly Carlson
  • Kiaran aka Dj Kure All
  • I-MC
  • Lady Boots
  • momowilly
  • Hazel
  • Nobody
  • Distrakt
  • RushOne
  • DJ HENROC
  • cartOOnman™

Radio Active's Groups

Gifts Received

Gift

Radio Active has not received any gifts yet

Give a Gift

 

The Original Radioactive

Profile Information

Relationship Status:
Single
Bio:
RADIO ACTIVE

Originating from Boston area, (Lynn, MA), Radio Active embodies the essence of hip hop. He is an emcee, beatboxer, writer, painter, and b-boy. He plays musical instruments, incorporates electronic beats with his beatbox and commands active audience participation during his fresh, soulful original live performances.

Innovative to the industry, Radio Active brings hip hop into other genres, a true crossover artist. An electrifying performer, Radio Active has toured extensively the past years throughout North America, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Japan as a member of the politically charged musical group Michael Franti & Spearhead to audiences in theaters and festivals upwards of 100,000 people and appearing on national television programs such as David Letterman, Craig Kilborne and on MTV with the critically acclaimed single/video “Rock The Nation.” Along the years, he’s shared the stage with artists such as Ani DiFranco, Common, Indigo Girls, KRS-One, String Cheese Incident, Roy Ayers, Talib Kweli, O.A.R., Keaton Simons, Trevor Hall, Tyrone Wells, Pat Mcgee, Karl Denson, Ben Harper, Keller Williams, Trey Anastasio, Jeru The Damaja, DJ Apollo, Jonah Sharp and Meshell N’Degeocello, to name a few.

As featured in the ..ary films, “Breath Control” and “Freestyle, The Art Of Rhyme,” Radio Active has made a worldwide impact in this genre of beatboxing; the art of vocal percussion. This skill has translated into a new industry as a voice talent and you can hear Radio Active as announcer on two very popular video games, “Dance, Dance Revolution” and “Dance, Dance Revolution 2” as well as game announcer for the NBA’s Golden State Warriors on Fox Sports.

Radio Active’s solo mixtape release; “Sleep or Sell,” mixed by D Sharp is a showcase of Radio Active’s diverse configurations and projects. He revealed himself in his first mixtape as a powerful emcee, topflight beatboxer and prolific poet. Alongside his solo tracks like the opener, “Wake Up”, Radio Active brings some of his favorite collaborations to the mixtape including “We Don’t Stop” with Michael Franti and Spearhead and the Gift of Gab, “Yes Mi Friends” with Nigerian Reggae Star Victor Essiet, “Discharge” and “Neva” with early Boston partners, Shuman and Delwin G. as well as cuts with Jahi, Subverse and Dave Shul. Song, beat, melody, rap, thought and emotion intertwine into the “Sleep or Sell” adventure with twenty-two tracks mixed by Quannum Recording Artist, D-Sharp.

Independent release, “BMMNM Vol 1, Breakbox,” was Radio Active’s self-produced first full-length beatbox record. Creating the beat vocally (with the aid of a pan flute or digeredoo on a few tracks) he uses a DL4 Line 6 sampling box, and layers and loops his beatbox rhythms and finishes with his vocals. The entire project, including lyrics, beats, production and artwork are by Radio Active. This is the first volume of a set, with slated future releases to include Recently recorded Voixbox and Songbox.

Radio Active’s musical journey has brought him across the globe from large stages, performing with internationally touring musical artists to the backstage alleys, free-styling with the locals. His influences are simplistic, “Both hip hop and the street were crucial in my music development, the street provided a large impact on my music and all outlets of my creative expression. The raw emotion and honesty of the street reveals itself without regret. Seeing other kids rapping, seeing what they feel, inspires me.”

Radio Active continues to expand his global musical journey and states, “I am looking forward to a continued pursuit of music experience, now grounded with an international perspective. I will stay active, learn and teach Hip Hop."
Website:
http://www.inhousetalent.com
Social Media (FB, IG, Twitter)
http://www.myspace.com/theoriginalradioactive
Profession:
Music Lover, DJ, MC, Graphic Designer, Artist, Poet, Actor/Theatre, Radio
Location (City, State):
San Francisco, Ca.
Favorite Music Website:
http://www.Keatonsimons.com

Radio Active's Videos

  • Add Videos
  • View All

Comment Wall (6 comments)

You need to be a member of True Skool Network to add comments!

Join True Skool Network

At 3:06pm on November 18, 2008, The Scene 1 Crew said…
hey thanx 4 the req
Dig our tunes?
At 12:30pm on November 14, 2008, TophOne said…
yea buddy!
hope all is good with you, mang...
& hope to see ya soon
paz
-TophZilla
At 2:36am on November 14, 2008, Samala said…
thanks for the add. you kill it with a mic, man. but im sure you know that by now...
At 6:26pm on May 31, 2008, TOWNTRONIKS said…
Photobucket
At 3:06pm on May 6, 2008, DJ Slopoke said…
Raadddiiiiooooo.......
Dj Slopoke, just chillin up the block, sendin a shout.
If you get a chence, check the podcast @http://djslopoke.podomatic.com/
Peace
Slopoke
do it first, do it yourself, and keep on doing it...
At 4:19pm on March 9, 2008, Jen said…
Way too long! Thanks for reachin out. Been working on getting that paper for the little ones and missin the Bay. Hear you been helping my grads...thank you! Any chance you rollin up here anytime soon?
 
 
 

Best guide to hip hop, soul, reggae concerts & events in San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles & New York City + music, videos, radio and more

Connect

Bookmark and Share

Subscribe to E-Blast

WIN TICKETS

Mara Hruby
Wednesday, Dec 7 @ Yoshi's, Oakland

Members

Photos

  • Add Photos
  • View All

Groups

Latest Activity

realmuzik posted a discussion

Cadillac Rah - “What She Wants” ft. Diop’s Chord

Brooklyn raised Cadillac Rah drops a hot new single “What She Wants” featuring Diop’s Chord. These two artists came up with the concept of the song based off of past relationships. Incorporating their pain into vocals and instruments, helped allow their audience to connect to the song. They wanted their lyrics to speak to everyone and hopefully enlighten people. The…See More
20 hours ago
TEAM BIGGA RANKIN posted a blog post

Spotlight on Sleepy Loco as he releases "In Mook We Trust"

Memphis, the home of the blues has definitely contributed to the sound of the rap scene since the 90s. Most people would agree that the home of Elvis has provided a trendsetting culture that continues to have a global impact through dark melodies and jookin’. As labels continue to sign talent from one of the hottest markets, Sleepy Loco has been establishing himself as one of the city's upcoming artists from the Bluff.…See More
yesterday
Support Those That Support You posted blog posts
Sunday
Editor's Pick posted discussions
Saturday
Ms Carmen PlatinumVoicePR posted a blog post

[NEW MUSIC] DJ BLITZ - "FUTURE 2"

 DJ Blitz is spreading the most positive vibes through each of his releasesDJ Blitz, the Anonymous DJ resides in Miami and is an Electronic Music Producer, Independent Artist/Songwriter, and highly sought-after Club…See More
Saturday
Editor's Pick posted discussions
Friday
realmuzik posted a discussion

Charting Artist Jay-Em Hits #21 On The Top 200 Charts

New Artist Jay-Em charts a recent single, “Po-Po” in the Top 200 Hip-Hop charts. Landing at #21, this is his first time on the charts, although we are sure more is to follow. Jay-Em sold more copies than 179 mainstream artists and their label counterparts. Especially as a fully independent artist, this is an outstanding accomplishment.Upcoming hip-hop artist Jay-Em…See More
Thursday
Tampa Mystic posted blog posts
Thursday
26 events by Editor's Pick were featured
Wednesday
Editor's Pick posted events
Wednesday
Editor's Pick posted discussions
Wednesday
2 videos by Editor's Pick were featured
Jan 24

© 2023   Created by Ren the Vinyl Archaeologist.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service