• LAnd Media
4 episodes
Street TV podcast is hosted by Alex Alonso who has been studying and researching street culture in Los Angeles for for over 20 years. He has taken interviews from his video platform, re-edited them with some narration and added portions that have never been heard before. These interviews include gang members, formerly incarcerated, authors, elected officials, activists, hip-hop artists and other influencers.

Episodes

My Brothers on the Other Side of the Border: Martin Corona of a Mexican Cartel
2020 Oct 161h 4m 4s
Alex Alonso sits down with Mexican Cartel hitman who worked for the Arrellano-Felix organization based in Tijuana , Mexico.  When Martin was serving prison time in the early 1990s he linked with a contact to David "Popeye" Barron from San Diego's Barrio Logan. Popeye was connected to the Arrellano-Felix cartel since 1990 and by 1992 held a high position in the organization. When Martin was released from prison he meets with Popeye and starts working for him as a hitman.
Ain't No Fun When the Rabbit Got the Gun: Big Spider
2020 Oct 091h 19m 7s
In episode two Alex A. Alonso interviews Big Spider from the PlayBoy Gangster Crips (PBG). They are located west of LaCienega Blvd in a community known then as Cadillac-Corning.  The City of Los Angeles has renamed this community La Cienega Heights and it has been experiencing gentrification and a Jewish resurgence. This is also the first street gangs to have a Gang Injunction imposed against them in 1987.  To watch video portions of this interview, visit: https://bit.ly/3dnN16N
Glove Love: S-Bone from Rollin' 40s NeighborHood Crips
2020 Oct 021h 8m 50s
In our premiere episode Alex A. Alonso interviews S-Bone from Rollin 40s NeighborHood Crips. They are located just south of the University of Southern California in South Los Angeles between Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd and Vernon Avenue. Learn about the formation of crews, the transition to gangs, peace treaties and truces and how a former friend attempted to kill S-Bone. Visit: https://bit.ly/33m7iWR to watch video portions of this interview.
Street TV podcast introduction episode
2020 Sep 233m 22s
This is the intro episode of the Street TV podcast where you will learn how the podcast differs from the video platform.