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The Process: Kone

The Process: Kone

I got the opportunity to sit down with a super dope guy, producer, DJ, and good friend Kone to talk about his beat making process. I always wonder how other creatives come up with what they make, and the space they make it in. Kone’s home studio is in a very artistic space. His home is filled with vinyl records, some instruments, midi…

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IV SB –  Acquired Taste

IV SB – Acquired Taste

Creatives have an internal need to get ideas out of their heads and into the world. Sometimes it's just something jotted on a napkin, a quick tune recorded, or a snap with your phone. Sometimes you dig it and sometimes you don't. I had the pleasure of running into IV SB (Leon Sylver IV) at my man Ced's party. We had…

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The Process: DJ Sean O

The Process: DJ Sean O

Being a creative myself, I am interested in other folk's processes. The homie DJ Sean O took a moment to share a bit of his process on how he gets ready for a DJ gig. He also gave us some insight on his musical taste. Sean O  is playing all around LA on any given night, so catch him when you can. BIG thanks Sean O. seanosborn.com…

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L’Orange – The End (feat. Billy Woods)

L’Orange – The End (feat. Billy Woods)

 I'm going to honest with you on this one. Man I was a little scared watching L'Orange's The End video in the dark. No BS, but I couldn't help myself to watch it again. The ghostly looking figures with glowing eyes... WHAT?! I guess my curiosity gets the best of me. The End is feather on L'Orange's full length, The Orchid Days…

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TiDUS – Apocalypse

TiDUS – Apocalypse

This is a very dope video. Most performance videos are a little on the bland side. The visuals made this interesting to watch. From the colored pixels and the color distressed overlays really grab your attention. A will done video. "Apocalypse" | Written, Recorded, and Produced by TiDUS Directed by Pace RIvers & RUFFMERCY Produced by RUFFMERCY studios Shot in NEW…

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Chanes

Chanes

 Right now I can't think of a producer I'm more inspired by than Chanes. This cat is cranking out about an EP a month. Writing a post with 3 EP's is a first for me, and well worth it. I was listening to The Fringe the other day and was like, "this music has mystic hypnotic powers to it because…

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