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Hard Knock Radio is 94.1 FM KPFA's daily drivetime Hip Hop Talk Show. It features hosts Davey D and Anita Johnson who hit the air everyday at 4pm offering news, views, breaks, and beats.

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Hard Knock Radio - May 29, 2009 at 4:00pm

Hard Knock Radio - May 28, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D speaks with Author and educator Micael Eric Dyson. Later in the show Hard Knock Cor-respondent Greg Bridges discusses the African Liberation day, going down this weekend.

Hard Knock Radio - May 27, 2009 at 4:00pm
We hear from Political Commentator Mumia Abu-Jamal on “ Brown at 55 and Counting”. Anita Johnson brings us an update on the Troy Anthony Davis case...

Hard Knock Radio - May 26, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D brings us reactions to the Supreme Court's decision to uphold Prop 8. Anita Johnson discusses the Caravan for Justice 3 with Guerrilla Funk recording artist T-Kash. Later in the program Weyland discusses the film “Rudo Y Cursi” with director Carlos Cuaron

Hard Knock Radio - May 25, 2009 at 4:00pm
Weyland interviews Zion I about their recent album “The Takeover.”

Hard Knock Radio - May 20, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners as a thank you gift, the DVD Documentary film “The Man From Two Havanas”

Hard Knock Radio - May 19, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive Weyland plays songs from Easy Star All-Stars “Easy Star's Lonely Hearts Dub Band.” We're offering this CD as a thank you gift.

Hard Knock Radio - May 18, 2009 at 4:00pm

Hard Knock Radio - May 15, 2009 at 4:00pm
Anita Johnson gets an update on the Oscar Grant murder case from Grant's uncle Cephus Johnson and community organizer Tony Coleman. Davey D speaks with poet/rapper K'Naan about his album “Troubadour.”

Hard Knock Radio - May 14, 2009 at 4:00pm
Today we continue our discussion about White House meeting on the future of art and culture in America. Davey D speaks with founder and Executive Director of Youth speaks James Kass and youth poet Joshua Bennett. Later on in the show we play excerpts from the Grand Slam in San Francisco.

Hard Knock Radio - May 13, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the new album from the Realistic Orchestra “Symphonies From Down The Block”. Also Davey D reports back from Washington D.C. Speaking with Author Jeff Chang.

Hard Knock Radio - May 12, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the DVD Documentary Film Food Fight. Later in the show Weyland speaks with Author Bryant Terry about his latest book Vegan Soul Kitchen: Fresh, Healthy, and Creative African-American Cuisine. We're also offering this book as a thank you gift.

Hard Knock Radio - May 11, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the DVD Documentary Film “Order Of Myths”.

Hard Knock Radio - The Best Of Q-Tip. - May 8, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the mix cd by DJ J Period, The Best Of Q-Tip.

Hard Knock Radio - May 7, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the DVD Documentary Afro Punk.

Hard Knock Radio - May 6, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners today the DVD Documentarty Crips & Bloods: Made In America.

Hard Knock Radio - May 5, 2009 at 4:00pm
For the first day of the KPFA Spring Fund Drive we offer to our listeners the DVD Documentarty Adjust Your Color: The Truth of Petey Greene.

Hard Knock Radio - May 4, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D checks in with social justice activist Kali Akuno who attended the recent UN Race Conference in Geneva Switzerland. Later in the show Weyland speaks discusses the documentarty film Tyson with it's director James Toback.

Hard Knock Radio - May 1, 2009 at 4:00pm
Davey D checks in with activists from Arizona and Texas to find out what's going on this may day. Later in the show Weyland speaks with Bay Area Hip-Hop group Brwn Bflo about their self titled debut album.

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