Welcome To My Crate XL is a free audio podcast focusing on dance music, cultural topics, studio/DJ tips and general tomfoolery. The long form conversation is hosted by globally active DJ/producer Chris Manik aka MANIK, alongside friends and special guests.

Episode 34 features Ruslan, a San Diego-based hip-hop artist and creative entrepreneur. His new album Indie Jones III is out now on Spotify and all other platforms. He creates the type of hip-hop that inspires and entertains simultaneously. He mentors up-and-coming artists and runs his own independent label, Kings Dream Entertainment. You can find him on YouTube at Ruslan KD. In this episode, we speak about moving to San Diego, his constant DIY grind and inspirational work ethic, Politics and Hip Hop, advice on building your artistic career and more.


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– jams
Jimbo James