Letter K: Patriarch of Game


CharRon had a zoom chat with his former band mate and good friend Eric “Letter K” Luis.  Letter K has a multitude of endeavors during his two decade career. From his janitorial start, he has achieved being in management in Grocery and Tech Industry.  But his career also consists of being a published Author, Lead Vocalist (Intercourse & Alphabet Asylum), Videographer, Actor, Record Label founder, Pinball machine Restorer, Show Producer, Show Writer, Mixologist, and front runner.


Check out some of his catalog:



Alphabet Asylum – The Balance album 

Letter K solo songs – https://soundcloud.com/eric-letter-k-luis/tracks



Video Cookbook – https://youtu.be/glCZrnd6UR0

K’s House – https://www.youtube.com/user/KoftheAsylum

209Vibe – https://youtu.be/Q39bm8mFmJE


Published Stories:

Strommers Rock – Down in the dirt http://scars.tv/dirt/dirt.htm





Excerpt: Song or Show Clips:

  • Alphabet Asylum – I write Rhyme
  • Alphabet Asylum – Just a Suggestion
  • Alphabet Asylum – Another MC (Remix)
  • K’s House Promo
  • 209Vibe
  • Video Cookbook Christmas Special

Coon the Poet Part 2: Lion Share


This part 2 of our two part episode with Coon the poet. Coon speaks about his US poetry tour and goes into talking about recording an album. We talk to Coon about being a Sacramento Poet Laureate candidate. We discuss the awards he has won and his latest podcast, KingME podcast. We then asked the Page vs Stage question and his top 5 rappers. Coon gives a salute to the Legacy of Sacramento Rappers. We finish with his social media information.


Social media:






Excerpt: (found on YouTube)

Coon the poet – Anniversary poem

KingMe podcast: Season

Coon the Poet: The Green Ranger part 1


CharRon zoom chats with South Sac Poet, podcaster, and Host; Coon the Poet. This is part 1 of a two part episode. 

Topics Discuss:

  • being shot at age 15 
  • Hip hop is Poetry
  • a glimpse of South Sacramento in the 1990s. 
  • Superheroes and their values to the youth. 
  • Power Rangers
  • E-Legal
  • his father rhyme book
  • being a host
  • first US tour.

Social Media:



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Excerpt (all can be found on Youtube):

KingME Podcast EP 6: Seasons

My Anniversary Poem

Coon’s first Spoken word tour Rochester, NY promo video

Russell Cummings: The Blueprint


CharRon zoom chats with the multi-Talented entertainer, Russell Cummings. This Grambling Alum has a lot of achievemets to discuss.

Topics Discussed:

  • Poet’s Origin
  • Grambling (University Life)
  • Culture Shock
  • Dancer side
    • Chuck E Cheese Mascot
    • Sacramento Kings
    • Showcases
  • Poetry side
    • Mahogany Poetry Host
    • Guerrilla Poetry
  • Comedy Side
    • Elephant in the Block
    • Ventura
    • Impersonations
  • Group Host
    • Real men Talk
    • Black Cupid
  • Who is Maximillan De Beni Manifestation
  • ZFG
  • Page vs Stage
  • Top 5 Rappers
  • upcoming events

Social Media:

IG: Russellcummings8


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Poem Excerpt:

New Slaves

Little Ants

Sacramento Kings

All poems are on Youtube


Rob Esperanza: Poetry and Politics


CharRon skype chatted with Activist, Father, Farmer, and  Political Poet: Rob Esperanza.

Topic Discussed:

  • His New York Origin
  • Traveling to Sacramento
  • Cultural Shock
  • Hip-Hop & Slam Poetry
  • Poetry style: List poem
  • Nuyorican Cafe
  • New York Poetry & Sac Poetry
  • 2015 Sac Slam team 
  • Trobairitz: Rob’s eclectic collective
  • 2015 National Poetry Slam tournament, Oakland
  • 2015 Oakland protest
  • Micro-agriculture
  • Today’s political climate
  • Social media uproar in El Dorado Hills (link at the bottom)
  • Page vs Stage
  • Top 5 rappers

Social Media:


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Dear Rob


Black entrepreneurs toured an upscale California neighborhood: https://www.sacbee.com/community/folsom-el-dorado/article243339696.html

Brandon Leake: Called to Move Part 2


CharRon sits and talks with Called to Move’s Brandon Leake. This is Part two of a two part episode.


Topics Discussed:

  • His Spoken Word Albums:
    • In My Thoughts
    • Deficiencies: Tales from my Dark side
  • Page vs Stage
  • The Darkside Tour
  • Circuit Poet
  • Touring Africa – Almost
  • America’s got Talent
  • Sacramento Poetry Center Performance

Social Media:

IG: Brandonleake_ctm



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Erica Ambrin: Lucid Dreamer’s Musical Journey

CharRon chats with Sammie Award Nominee Songstress Erica Ambrin. click here to Podcast page

Topic Discussed:

  • Her Origin Story
  • Move to Sacramento
  • American Idol Contestant
  • Her 2 Albums:
    • Suga
    • Lucid Dreamer
  • Eclectic Soul Project
    • Jay the Drummer
    • Jason the Bassist
  • Page Vs. Stage
  • Music video
  • Sammie Nomination
  • ABC 10 Performance
  • Top 5 Rappers

Social Media:

Instagram: @Erica_ambrin

Song Excerpt: 

  • Mantra
  • Suga
  • Chicken and Waffles

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Miss Conception: Open Source RingMaster

CharRon zoom chatted with KC’s own Recording Artist and Entertainer: Miss Conception. click here to Podcast page

Topics Discussed:

  • Her Origin story
  • Being an Entertainer
  • Carnival arts
    • Vibe tribe
  • Using Serato
  • Culture Shock
  • Moving to California
    • Loving Burning man
  • Album titles:Sara what?
  • Her book: Class Action
    • The Pitch
  • Is a Marketing Degree useful?
  • Page vs. Stage
  • Jewish Rappers
  • Top 5 artists
  • Not the Drag queen: Miss Conception

Social media:

IG: missconcept




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Song except:

R.A.P. (Rhythmn and Poetry) by Miss Conception

Book: Class Action – pop poetry book:


Diana Medina: Human Tangent off the clock


CharRon chats, via Zoom, with Poet, Blogger, and Leadership Coach Diana Medina


Topics Discussed:


  • Poet’s Origin
  • Poetry: Forms or Free Verse
  • Healing from Trauma
  • Big Family
  • Culture Shock
  • Leadership Coach
  • Blogging
  • Instagram Live Experience
  • Off the Clocker Website
  • Upcoming Book: Heal Outloud
  • Self-publishing
  • Page vs. Stage
  • Top 5 rappers


Social Media:

IG and Facebook: Off the clocker





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