Monday 22nd September 2014,
BBOY TECH REPORT
  • EXCLUSIVE Interview with J Rawls

    EXCLUSIVE Interview with J Rawls

    J Rawls is probably best known for his production on the ” classic hit “Brown Skin Lady” by Mos Def and Talib Kweli on Rawkus Records.” His work in hip-hop through the years is well respected.

  • EXCLUSIVE Interview with Grammy Award Winner SYMBOLYC ONE

    EXCLUSIVE Interview with Grammy Award Winner SYMBOLYC ONE

    A while back I was given the opportunity to chat with Grammy Award wining producer of Kanye West’s “POWER”, Symbolyc One a.k.a S1. Here’s how it went down. BTR: For those that do not know,

  • EXCLUSIVE Interview with James Patrick – Dubspot Senior Instructor

    EXCLUSIVE Interview with James Patrick – Dubspot Senior Instructor

    James Patrick’s Ableton Live and synthesis knowledge is deep. He was one of the first, anywhere on earth, to teach and develop a curriculum based on Ableton Live.  I had a chance to meet James Patrick,

  • Exclusive – History of Pittsburgh Modular with Founder Richard Nicol

    Exclusive – History of Pittsburgh Modular with Founder Richard Nicol

    In an industry filled with characters of all stripes, Pittsburgh Modular founder Richard Nicol manages to stand out. Tall and with an easy-going manner, Nicol is quick to answer questions and easily led into long,

  • Interview with Fletcher Kaufman of Sunsine Audio

    Interview with Fletcher Kaufman of Sunsine Audio

    You may not know it but if you are an iOS Musician that uses NAVE iOS synth you’ve likely used presets designed by Fletcher Kaufman of Sunsine Audio. Sunsine Audio has an entire catalog of presets

  • Interview with RBTS WIN

    Interview with RBTS WIN

    During Moogfest last month I was introduced to a lot of very cool new music (new to me anyway). One act that I was asked to checked out several times was RBTS WIN. The Asheville,

Apollo Brown and Ras Kass – Humble Pi

Apollo Brown and Ras Kass – Humble Pi

Ras Kass and Apollo Brown team up to nourish us all with some dope conscious lyricism and boom-bap with the new release “Humble Pi” from the forth coming album entitled “Blasphemy”. The new project Blasphemy is due out this fall, more specifically  Oct 28, 2014 on Mello Music Group. Peep the video for Humble Pi here… I’m particularly [...]

September 19, 2014 Corry Banks Music, News 0

DJ Shadow And Cut Chemist Announce Additional Renegades Of Rhythm Tour Dates

DJ Shadow And Cut Chemist Announce Additional Renegades Of Rhythm Tour Dates

VINYL-ONLY TOUR HONORING AFRIKA BAMBAATAA’S INFLUENCE ON HIP-HOP’S BEGINNINGS Due to popular demand, DJ Shadow & Cut Chemist’s vinyl-only Renegades of Rhythm tour is continuing throughout November and expanding into new markets across the U.S. and Canada. These two world-renowned artists and turntablists are spinning the well-loved and well-worn vinyl from the record collection of the founding father [...]

September 19, 2014 Press Admin News 0

Rob Papen Soundware Announces Punch-BD

Rob Papen Soundware Announces Punch-BD

Get your kicks with Rob Papen’s Punch-BD bangin’ bass drum virtual instrument ECHT, THE NETHERLANDS: virtual instrument and effects plug-in developer Rob Papen Soundware is proud to announce availability of Punch-BD, a powerful kick-ass bass drum virtual instrument for Mac (OS X 10.6 or higher) and PC (Windows Vista, 7, and 8) — based around [...]

September 19, 2014 Press Admin News, Plug-Ins 0

Acclaimed Xpand!2 Multitimbral Workstation Software Available For All Daws

Acclaimed Xpand!2 Multitimbral Workstation Software Available For All Daws

Xpand!2 – Popular Creative Collection plugin enhanced and available for all VST, AU, and AAX users. Cumberland, RI, USA – September 16, 2014. AIR Music Technology (airmusictech.com), a developer of premium virtual instruments, announces availability of XPand!2 in VST, AU, and AAX formats. AIR Music Technology produced the original XPand! Instrument as part of the [...]

September 18, 2014 Press Admin Expansion / Sound Kits, News, Plug-Ins 0

MPC-Samples.com Releases Beat Box Kit: MPC & Maschine Edition

MPC-Samples.com Releases Beat Box Kit: MPC & Maschine Edition

MPC-Samples.com and MSXII Teams Up to drop a Special ‘Beat Box Kit: MPC & Maschine Edition’ Sheffield, UK. 17th September 2014 - In another MPC-Samples.com exclusive, we’re proud to present The BeatBox Kit – MPC & Maschine Enhanced Edition. This is truly a one-of-a-kind MPC & Maschine powerhouse, with 40 original beat box loops from [...]

September 18, 2014 Press Admin Expansion / Sound Kits, News 0

Akai Pro Releases MPC Software Update 1.7

Akai Pro Releases MPC Software Update 1.7

Akai Professional Releases Largest MPC Software Update Ever Introduces AAX compatibility, workflow enhancements, free expansions, a built-in synthesizer from AIR Music Technology, and over 100 other enhancements. Cumberland, RI, USA – September 8, 2014. Akai Professional (akaipro.com), creator of the iconic Music Production Center (MPC), announces their largest-ever update to MPC Software – the software [...]

September 18, 2014 Press Admin Gear, News 0

IK Multimedia’s T-RackS Custom Shop now features three classic American EQs

IK Multimedia’s T-RackS Custom Shop now features three classic American EQs

T-RackS Custom Shop continues its expansion with the addition of the EQ P50A, EQ P50B and EQ P60G “American sound” late-’60s equalizer modules September 18, 2014 – IK Multimedia is proud to announce the addition of the EQ P50A, EQ P50B and EQ P60G to the T-RackS Custom Shop lineup. With them in the mix, the [...]

September 18, 2014 Press Admin News, Plug-Ins, Technology 0

EXCLUSIVE Interview with J Rawls

EXCLUSIVE Interview with J Rawls

J Rawls is probably best known for his production on the ” classic hit “Brown Skin Lady” by Mos Def and Talib Kweli on Rawkus Records.” His work in hip-hop through the years is well respected. Most recently, he released what he refers to as his final album project as an artist, The Legacy, opting to [...]

September 16, 2014 Corry Banks Artists, DJs, Interviews, Producers 0

THERAPSID – SID synth box by Twisted Electrons

THERAPSID – SID synth box by Twisted Electrons

The good folks over at Twisted Electrons recently released the TherapSID synth with an iPad helper app. Shout out to my guy Alkex (peep the interview from NAMM 2013) for continuing to drop dope boxes and apps. Twisted Electrons is one to watch. Named after a vicious dinosaur, its sound is no less aggressive. TherapSid has evolved [...]

September 14, 2014 Corry Banks Gadgets, Gear, News 0

IK Multimedia announces iRig Mic Field

IK Multimedia announces iRig Mic Field

Make mobile audio and video recordings with Hollywood-style stereo sound on your Lightning-compatible iPhone, iPad or iPod touch September 4, 2014 – IK Multimedia, the global technology leader in mobile apps and accessories, today announced iRig® Mic Field, the first pocketable and adjustable stereo digital microphone for audio and video field recording. Now you can capture [...]

September 4, 2014 Press Admin Gadgets, News, Technology 0