Peter Agoston of Culturama / Female Fun Records
· best albums
- Mars Volta : Deloused in the Comatorium
- Sole : Selling Live Water
- Deda Baby Pa : The Original
- MF Doom : MM Food
- Raw Produce : The Feeling of Now
- Yes : Fragile
- Party Fun Action Commitee : Let's Get Serious
· albums I listened to
- People Under The Stairs : Or Stay Tuned
- Mike Zoot : American Nightmare
- Gift of Gab : Forth Demensional Rocketship Going Up
- MF Doom : MM Food
- Geology 35 track beat cd
- Lyrics Born : Later That Day
- Chris Lowe : The Black Life LP
- Dooley O : I Gotcha
- Prince Paul : Politics of The Business
· best songs
- Brand Nubian : Walking On A Cloud
- Lil Jon : Get Low (both versions)
- Jay-Z : Change Clothes & Go
- Chris Lowe : Let's Go
- Dooley O : The Soaps
- Raw Produce : The Feeling of Now
· best beats
- Chris Lowe
- Dooley O
- Sole (really, he's on some shit)
- MF Doom
- Geology
- Thes One
- Egon loops
· best producers
- The Neptunes
- Thes One
- Jel
- Spinna
- Just Blaze
· best emcee / lyrics
- MF Doom
- Sole
- Cadence
- GM Grimm
- Eminem ("The Sauce")
- Mike Zoot
· favorite artwork
- DJ Spinna : Brazilian Funk Mode Vol 1 (Japanese mix-CD)
- Spinna & Bobbito : Wonder Wrote It
- Raw Produce : The Feeling of Now
- Madvillian : Money Folder 12"
· favorite labels
- Stones Throw
as far as consistency, schemea, concepts and sales
- Anticon
daringness as maskaraiding as a hip-hop label
- Day By Day
coz we fam!
- Puma Strut
best 45 label
· biggest surprise
- Sole's beats
- Egon's work ethic
- tadah's interview consistency
- Sage Francis' touring capabilities
- Swollen Members going pop
- the overall state of the world
· biggest disappointment
- anomosity from rappers who have personal and emotional disorders
- not getting better distribution
- how hip-hop people treat Anticon
- maintaining healthy relationships with women while moonlighting the Industry
· books I read
- Bobbito Garcia : Where'd You Get Those?
- The World of Edward Gorey
- that Vice book
- Twentieth-Century Furniture Design
- Dose One : The Pelt
· movies I saw
- Green Pastures
- Lost In Translation
- Culturama 5
- Thirteen
- Paid In Full
· websites I visited
- stonesthrow.com
- allhiphop.com
- cnn.com
- wenod.com
- sure-shots.com
- anticon.com
- culturama.org
- vinylexchange.com
- omidpage.com
- lexiconmusic.com
- daybydayent.com
- ugsmag.com
- sandboxautomatic.com
- hiphopsite.com
- humboldt.edu
- urbansmarts.com
· foods I ate
- Horse (in Tokyo)
- Plantain burrito (in Oakland)
- Mad bread and cheese
- Chips
- Sushi (when I'm ballin')
- Wheat Grass
· things that made me smile
- Sole - Live From Rome
- blow jobs
- Pizza
- Murs telling heads his friends didn't like me
- writing a 7,000 word MF Doom cover story for Elemental Magazine
- going to Japan for 2 days
- Dooley O : Cashed Out
- gettin paid
- meeting people that are familiar with my record label.
- Rediscovering BBD's "Poison" and "I Thought it was Me"
- feeling healthy and happy
· things that made me go hmm
- "Blood On The Chessboard"
- losing my wallet in another city an hour before doing this survey (fuck me)
- Sole getting married and moving to Spain in a week
- overdraft charges up the arse
· things that made me cringe
- the crowd at SOB's for the Pete Rock & CL Smooth show
- television
- news
- CNN
- PSC's career
- some aspects of living in America
- MTV
- overdraft charges up the azz
- tons of bullshit ass demos.
- television
· best moment(s) of 2003
- Jay-Z performing "Change Clothes" in Time Square, I guess
- Z Man at a house party in Chico
- my birthday this year
- the sold out UK showing of the Culturama festival in Newcastle
- getting a lot of good stories published
- 25 Cent Pabst at the Hush Hush Lounge in SF with DJ Stef on the wheels.
· worst moment(s) of 2003
- my Saab blowing up
- overdrafting up my bank account
- wasting money
- having to move at a bad time
- losing the record store I helped open
- almost dying in a plane wreck over the Pacific ocean
- my friend's brother Burke being murdered in New York City on Jan 12th
- going to the Emergency room with a 103 fever, and having strep throat for weeks
- continually smoking cigarettes after that
- dealing with Kan Kick
- dealing with the Living Legends
- dealing with unappreciative people, manipulative people, heartless people
- Industry people!
· what I'd like to see in 2004
- Sole - Live From Rome album
- MF Doom tour
- lots of money
- more of Wendy Morgan
- more of my brother
- Culturama 5
- Sean J Period album on Female Fun
- all my dreams come true
· what I don't want to see in 2004
- another bitch ass demo tape
- lame rappers still ripping on Anticon
- Benzino ads
- couples in idiotic relationships
- everything that's wack
· hip hop in 2004 will be...
the best it's ever been
· my new years resolutions
to really quit smoking and start putting my records back in their sleeves while DJing