Saturday 30th April 2016,
BBOY TECH REPORT
  • EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Darrell “Digga” Branch

    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Darrell “Digga” Branch

    Darrell “Digga” Branch is known as the “producer behind such acclaimed songs such as Many Men by 50 Cent, Can’t Stop, Won’t Stop by Young Gunz, Dopeman by Jay-Z, Open Off My Love by Jennifer

  • EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Andrew Kilpatrick of Kilpatrick Audio

    EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: Andrew Kilpatrick of Kilpatrick Audio

    In the world of modular synthesis the population of makers seem to be growing immeasurably.  Conversely, the modular synthesis community of collectors, buyers and enthusiasts seem to be enamored with all things eurorack modular. The seen

  • Exclusive Interview with Daedelus of Brainfeeder

    Exclusive Interview with Daedelus of Brainfeeder

    Back in 2014, at MoogFest in Asheville, NC., I was able to capture some pretty cool footage, experience some really cool technology and meet some even cooler folks. Daedelus is one such cool individual with whom

  • Rafiqi Green – Exhibit C

    Rafiqi Green – Exhibit C

    Rafiqi Green, Conscious Emcee from Chicago, delivers his fresh take on the Just Blaze laced track “Exhibit C” by Jay Electronica. Not only does Rafiqi Green deliver fly conscious narratives, home brewed in the depths of

  • SPOTLIGHT on Producer ‘Hooligan’ of Polar Entertainment

    SPOTLIGHT on Producer ‘Hooligan’ of Polar Entertainment

    Hooligan Remixes by Hoolig@n About a month ago I noticed my man J Rawls mentioning an up and coming producer on his label Polar Entertainment. The cat’s name is Hooligan. I went to Hooligan’s bandcamp

  • Classic Questlove RedBull Academy Lecture Series in 2005

    Classic Questlove RedBull Academy Lecture Series in 2005

    Questlove from The Legendary Roots Crew drops many many jewels in this Red Bull Academy lecture series back in 2005. The lecture digs deep into the behind the scenes details about Things Fall Apart, Phrenology &

BBoyTech & MPC Samples Presents ‘The Vintage 73 EP’

BBoyTech & MPC Samples Presents ‘The Vintage 73 EP’

So, MPC Samples and BBoyTech have together released this incredibly dynamic multi-sampled Electric Piano kit. Each of the nearly 300 samples contained in this kit were meticulously sampled directly from my own expertly restored Vintage 1972 Fender Rhodes EP thru a vintage analog mix board and into the DAW. Each sample was taken to allow its natural [...]

November 14, 2015 Corry Banks Expansion / Sound Kits, News, Soft Synths, Technology 0

BBoyTechReport Releases B​.​R​.​E​.​A​.​M. Vol​.​1 – Beats Rule Everything Around Me

BBoyTechReport Releases B​.​R​.​E​.​A​.​M. Vol​.​1 – Beats Rule Everything Around Me

BREAM Vol.1 by BBOYTECH The first in a series of all instrumental hip-hop compilations/ beat tapes from BBoyTechReport.com, “Beats Rule Everything Around Me” – BREAM – is a compilation of beats from a global assortment of dope producers. Oh, and it’s free of charge. Initially intended to be a beat tape commemorating the 2nd year [...]

April 18, 2015 Corry Banks Beatmaking, Mixtape, Music, News 0

MasteringBOX Releases The First Mastering App for Android

MasteringBOX Releases The First Mastering App for Android

VALENCIA, SPAIN: MasteringBOX is proud to announce availability of its namesake MasteringBOX mastering app for Android devices — the world’s first mastering app for Android, actually, allowing musicians and amateur producers to master their tracks using only a smartphone or tablet… and all for free! MasteringBOX is an online mastering application with a smart artificial intelligence that can detect [...]

April 27, 2016 Corry Banks Apps, News 0

Stretch and Bobbito’s Radio That Changed Lives

Stretch and Bobbito’s Radio That Changed Lives

This past weekend I headed out to DTLA’s Regent Theater where I saw a screening for Stretch and Bobbito’s Radio That Changed Lives documentary. The documentary chronicles Stretch and Bobbito’s journey through the uncharted territory of underground 90’s hiphop in a vessel called College Radio. In the 90’s the hiphop community at large used College [...]

April 20, 2016 Corry Banks Culture, News 0

Lurssen Mastering Console Review

Lurssen Mastering Console Review

IK Multimedia teamed up with mastering engineers Gavin Lurssen and Reuben Cohen of Lurssen Mastering in LA to create the new Lurssen Mastering Console. I had a chance to take it for a spin recently with some Hiphop instrumentals. Here is what I found. As far as mastering plug-ins go, Lurssen Mastering Console is intuitive. [...]

April 18, 2016 Corry Banks effects, iOS, Plug-Ins, Reviews 1

BBoyTech’s Modular Journal

BBoyTech’s Modular Journal

Introducing a new series, by BBoyTech, dedicated to the documentation of one’s journey into Modular Synthesis. In this series I’ll discuss my own modular system build from the custom wooden case by ArtForTheEars.com and Synthrotek deluxe power module to my first module, Mutable Instruments Braids. So, let’s dig in and check out what’s on deck [...]

April 9, 2016 Corry Banks Modular Synths, Technology 1

GIVE AWAY – Loopmasters Soul Trax and PluginBoutique +10db Bundle

GIVE AWAY – Loopmasters Soul Trax and PluginBoutique +10db Bundle

BBoyTechReport, PluginBoutique and Loopmasters team up for the “Soul Trax” Sample Pack & “+10db Bundle” Plugin give away. Simply enter your email address below for your chance to win. Please share! The contest will one for one week. We will announce the winner of the contest on Friday April 1st, 2016 but there are no April fools jokes here. [...]

March 25, 2016 Corry Banks Expansion / Sound Kits, News, Plug-Ins 0

MoogerFooger Cluster Flux MF-108M Review

MoogerFooger Cluster Flux MF-108M Review

Moog Music’s MF-108M MoogerFooger Cluster Flux pedal is not new to the scene but perhaps this is rather new territory in the boom bap sense. At any rate, the Cluster Flux is a Flanger and Chorus pedal with a few tricks up its sleeve. In fact, it can be rather ballsy and girthy (I know, that’s not a word [...]

March 15, 2016 Corry Banks effects, Reviews, Uncategorized 0

KOMA Elektronik POLTERGEIST Quadraphonic Mixer Shipping

KOMA Elektronik POLTERGEIST Quadraphonic Mixer Shipping

BERLIN, 15 March 2016: A bit over a year after its announcement, KOMA Elektronik is happy to announce that the POLTERGEIST Quadraphonic Audio Mixer for Eurorack systems is in production and has started shipping! KOMA Elektronik’s new POLTERGEIST Eurorack module enables users to manipulate up to four audio/CV signals quadraphonically or stereophonically in new and [...]

March 15, 2016 Corry Banks Featured Module, Modular Synths, News 0

Kilpatrick Audio Phenol Review

Kilpatrick Audio Phenol Review

The Phenol is indeed a new kind of synth. It looks like a desktop synth but it has CV and I/O familiar to the modular crowd. It uses banana patch cables and the same voltages as a modular synth. It has a low profile, a sleek design and even includes a digital delay. So, as one of [...]

March 3, 2016 Corry Banks Modular Synths, Reviews, Synths 0

Keith McMillen K-Mix 1st Impressions & Unboxing

Keith McMillen K-Mix 1st Impressions & Unboxing

“K-Mix …The next generation audio interface and programmable mixer for studio and stage” I’ve been following this mixer since it was announced. I am a fan of KMI and Keith McMillen is a super cool dude. A while back I had a chance to interview Keith McMillen and I saw first hand his passion for [...]

February 28, 2016 Corry Banks Controllers, Other, Outboard, Reviews 2

Arturia iSPARK for iPad

Arturia iSPARK for iPad

Arturia unleashes ultimate mobile beat-making solution in iSPARK for iPad “iSPARK is very cool — a superb way of planning patterns and jamming whilst travelling.”- Dave Clarke (techno DJ, producer, and radio presenter, 2016) GRENOBLE, FRANCE: music software and hardware developer Arturia is proud to announce availability of iSPARK — its ultimate mobile beat-making solution for iPad — as of February 18… By [...]

February 18, 2016 Corry Banks Apps, News 0