Ep. 66. This week on Agee & Gates, the man with many talents, from DJ, to Radio Host, to Filmmaker, Producer, Author, Sneaker guru and playground basketball legend, he goes by many names, DJ Cucumber Slice, Kool Bob Love and of course Bobbito, Mr. Bobbito Garcia joins Will Gates and Arthur Agee to share his incredible origin story and talk about his new book "Aim High Little Giants, Aim High". Bobbito takes us back to his humble beginnings on the asphalt courts of New York and explains how his deep love for the game of basketball has taken him on a journey around the world and has opened numerous doors for him. From playing pro ball in Puerto Rico, to his pivotal role as a DJ launching early Hip Hop acts in the 90's, to his passion for sneaker culture and to a career as a filmmaker and author. Sit back, listen and learn as Bobbito drops knowledge on everything from early New York street ball legends, to his relationship with the Rocksteady Crew, to putting the spotlight on unsigned Hip Hop acts that appeared with him and Stretch Armstrong on their radio show before going on to fame and how he got into documentary filmmaking. His passion and energy are infectious. The episode is available now on all your podcast platforms.
An Unlearning Network Production
Hosted by Will Gates and Arthur Agee
Produced by Matt Hoffar
Written and Created by Matt Hoffar, Will Gates and Arthur Agee
Editing by: Matt Savage