Tuesday 24th January 2017,
BBOY TECH REPORT

Beatmaking

Sample Chopping 101 – ‘Machine Gun Funk’ Deconstruct Analysis

Sample Chopping 101 –  ‘Machine Gun Funk’ Deconstruct Analysis

Sample Chopping 101 – Breaking Down How Legendary Producer Easy Mo Bee Chopped Biggie’s “Machine Gun Funk” What Do I Sample? When I first started learning to make beats, one of the things that I found most challenging was how to properly chop samples in order to create an arrangement. The one piece of advice [...]

January 9, 2016 DK Articles, Beatmaking, Tips, Tutorials 0

MSimp x DSteele Present ‘Holiday Head Nog’

MSimp x DSteele Present ‘Holiday Head Nog’

Hang All The Mistletoe… MSimp x DSteele ofMSXII Sound Design Presents “Holiday Head Nog” No fluff and stuff here. Just dope beats by a couple of my fav #BEATPPL . Simple advice “TRUN IT UP!” [...]

December 26, 2015 Corry Banks Beatmaking, Fresh Beats, Mixtape, Music, News 0

BOOKCLUB: The Beat Game by Darrell Digga Branch

BOOKCLUB: The Beat Game by Darrell Digga Branch

The Beat Game: The Truth About Hip-Hop Music Production was written by Darrell “Digga” Branch. Digga’s rise to prominence is a direct result of his ability to produce hits for artists such as 50 Cent, Cam-Ron, Ghostface, Busta Rhymes, Jennifer Lopez, Camp Lo and Jay-Z. Over the years, Digga has certainly learned a lesson or two [...]

September 23, 2015 Corry Banks Articles, Beatmaking, Book Club, Books, Reviews 1

BattleFlips Beat Battle Platform

BattleFlips Beat Battle Platform

BattleFlips is a purpose-built beat battle platform and beatmaking community. It was designed and built by Dan and Joe Kelly, brothers from the UK. Dan (aka Ridm) is a Beatmaker and Turntablist DJ and Joe is a web developer. They’ve built BattleFlips together in their spare time over the last 6 months. The idea came [...]

September 7, 2015 Corry Banks Beatmaking, News 0

ES-K Mantras in Motion

ES-K Mantras in Motion

Mantras In Motion by Es-K The homie ES-K dropped a new Album project on the ever fresh Cold Busted indie label. No words to say besides, its always dope. Sit back and turn it up. Dope work by ES-K as per usual. $7 on bandcamp. Go over there and support. http://es-k.bandcamp.com/album/mantras-in-motion Design by Vitamin D Executive [...]

June 9, 2015 Corry Banks Beatmaking, Music, News 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

Beat Makers Xmas List 2014

Beat Makers Xmas List 2014

What up? And a huge shout out to all the significant others, friends, family and extended family of Beat Makers across the world! ‘Tis the season to figure these beat making guys and gals out. Right?! Okay. So I figured, hey folks love these beat making nerdy tech geeks and no one knows what the [...]

December 12, 2014 Corry Banks Articles, Beatmaking, Tips 1

AudioSchoolOnline.com Releases Keyboard for Beatmakers Tutorials

AudioSchoolOnline.com Releases Keyboard for Beatmakers Tutorials

“Keyboard for Beatmakers” is my very real world approach to showing you how to be playing chords and chord progressions in five minutes, while staying in the right musical key. Turn the keyboard into your new musical weapon as I unveil it’s mysteries in a very simple to understand and easy to replicate way. – Ken [...]

October 12, 2014 Press Admin Beatmaking, News 0

Using an MPC to Sequence a Bass Line on a Modular Synth

Using an MPC to Sequence a Bass Line on a Modular Synth

My good folks over at Make Noise is at it again. The latest in the series of using a modular synth with an mpc preps you to sequence a bassline using the Make Noise Shared System modular synth which I’m sure translates well into any modular synth. SO for my MPC heads that may be [...]

September 16, 2014 Corry Banks Articles, Beatmaking, Modular Synths, Tips, Tutorials, Video 0

Looking for the Perfect Beat Feature Film

Looking for the Perfect Beat Feature Film

Looking for the Perfect Beat is a cinéma vérité immersion inside the unique Los Angeles “beat scene” music community, centered around the world famous Low End Theory club night. Filmed over the summer of 2013, we are given the opportunity to elegantly lift the veil on the personal creative processes of the internationally-acclaimed pillars of the [...]

July 12, 2014 Corry Banks Beatmaking, News, Video 0