The Cipher

is creating hip-hop podcasts

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This is how you get access to our monthly bonus episodes.
Signed Hype
$2
per month
In addition to bonus episodes, with each episode we release, you'll get access to the playlist Shawn puts together on Spotify while researching.  This is way more than just what goes into an episode. 
This tier will be replaced by the $10 tier, please update.
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A VERY limited edition giant vinyl Cipher sticker.

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About

Since 2012, The Cipher (originally Outside the Lines With Rap Genius) has brought you incredible conversations with rappers, producers, writers, scholars, and more that you won't hear anyone else. We've been recognized as one of the best podcasts out there by SlateComplexGQ, the Guardian, and many others

We became a fully independent entity in October 2014. While that has enabled us to make the show better than ever and take a HUGE leap forward in terms of production values, it also means we no longer have any institutional support to rely on. 

That's where you come in. Doing the work necessary to give you the in-depth questions you've come to expect, with high-quality audio, is both extremely time-consuming and expensive. As supporters of The Cipher, your help will ensure we can continue to provide you with the best hip-hop podcast out there.
Goals
$16 of $4,000 per month
We return the show to weekly episodes.
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By becoming a patron, you'll instantly unlock access to 27 exclusive posts
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26
Writings

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