Chicago's enigmatic and experimental hip hopper Serengeti swung by saki for a session.

What's the most precious instrument you possess?

I have this nylon string guitar that I bought in Sweden, I still have that but I don't have too much stuff.

What has been the strangest venue or gig you’ve ever played?
I sang the Rose in Niigata,Japan with my classmates for a promotional wedding video.

What was the most memorable concert you’ve ever attended?
Digable Planets at the Metro.

What are a few items essential to your “tour survival kit”?
Socks, tee shirts, tooth brush, tooth paste, drawls, soap, shampoo, cash, clothes, shoes.

What are you listening to now?
Dual Forms

What was a defining moment in your musical career?
"Dennehy" on the WGN morning news

Can you dance?
I used to could, now I might be a tad stiff.

There was a Craigslist missed connections ad written about you. What did it say?
A guy covered in paint flew past me down Madison Street in Chicago and knocked my juice on my coat; I want it cleaned.

What have you got coming up?
New album SAAL on Graveface.