May 22, 2008

CULTURE SHOCK New York City is proud to present by CULTURE SHOCK RADIO, a new series of radio broadcasts presented by Diesel and aired exclusively on 87.7FM.


This interview about art and music turned out really well. – Shepard

Wednesday evening / Thursday morning
Wednesday, May 21 : 9 p.m. – 12 a.m. (EST) / Thursday, May 22: 1 a.m. – 3 a.m (GMT)

Music on CULTURE SHOCK radio program #1
(Shepard Fairey)

60 Minutes
01. Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel – White Lines (@ 3:48)
02. Public Enemy – Fight the Power (@ 9:28)
03. Sonic Youth (With Chuck D) – Kool Thing (@ 13:30)
04. MIA – Paper Planes (DFA remix) (@ 21:53)
05. De La Soul – Eye Know (@ 27:25)
06. Mission of Burma – Academy Fight Song (@ 33:13)
07. Sex Pistols – Anarchy in the UK (@ 38:50)
08. The Clash – London Calling (@ 42:19)
09. Chubb Rock – Treat ‘em Right (@ 53:12)

“Part of our company mission is to create innovative communications to support art and culture that resonate with global audiences,” states Debra Anderson, founder and CEO of Culture Shock Marketing. “Our CULTURE SHOCK RADIO series is a platform to give our network of artists and galleries a voice to an international audience of intelligent, culturally involved individuals. Our first program series will be focussing on the intrinsic connections between art and music. For our inaugural program we are pleased to feature an exclusive interview with street art legend – Shepard Fairey.”

“Throughout our series, we will explore the influence music has on contemporary artists and how it has cultivated the street art and graffiti, urban art, and emerging contemporary art movements, stemming from its hip-hop roots to contemporary culture. We present interviews with artists, curators, and critics to create a dynamic program with various perspectives. CULTURE SHOCK’s resident DJ, World Famous DJ hiLL will be integrating his unique mixing ability along with spinning exclusive artist playlists.”

Stay tuned for program updates on and To learn more about our programs and participants, please visit or For more information about artist Shepard Fairey, visit