Wednesday 22nd February 2017,
BBOY TECH REPORT

DJs

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with The Legendary Louis “BreakBeat Lou” Flores

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with The Legendary Louis “BreakBeat Lou” Flores

BreakBeat Lou is a pioneer in the breaks and beats game. His name is synonymous with the Ultimate Breaks and Beats (UBB) series of vinyl. UBB hit the streets from 1986 – 1991 on Street Beat Records. There has been a paradigm shift in hiphop music and hiphop production. It seems that music production tools [...]

June 23, 2016 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, Producers, Sound Designers 0

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 I had the pleasure of chatting it up  with during MoogFest 2014 as he prepped for his performance later that [...]

June 22, 2015 Corry Banks Artists, DJs, Interviews, Producers, Video 0

EXCLUSIVE Video Interview with TOKiMONSTA

EXCLUSIVE Video Interview with TOKiMONSTA

When BBoyTechReport.com started in MMXII, one of the first artists that I thought to write about was TOKiMONSTA. She’s always been a dope beatmaker and performer. So we did a piece called “TOKiMONSTA: Just Because…” where we explored her gear choices and musical style in an effort to profile dope female beat makers. Fast forward [...]

December 16, 2014 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, Producers, Video 1

Interview With Pete Marriott

Interview With Pete Marriott

I recently had a chance to catch up with DJ/Producer Pete Marriott. Given his history in hip-hop music and production I thought it would be apropos to get a glimpse into what makes the man tick. The first venture into the world of Pete Marriott found me turning the volume up on his latest release #REALHIPHOP [...]

November 27, 2014 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, Sound Designers 2

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Detroit’s DJ Dez & DJ Butter

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with Detroit’s DJ Dez & DJ Butter

So… folks know my affinity for boombap and classic hip-hop. Because of it, I get mostly fresh projects sent to me on the regular. Along those lines the homie sent me this dope to death project from Detroit’s own DJ Dez & DJ Butter entitled A PIECE OF THE ACTION. I checked it out and the blunted and dirty boombap [...]

October 23, 2014 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, Producers 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

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, tell us a bit about your back ground? Symbolyc One: My name is S1. Im a grammy award winning, multi [...]

August 26, 2014 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, Producers 0

NAMM Oral History: DJ GrandMixer DXT

NAMM Oral History: DJ GrandMixer DXT

NAMM HISTORIAN – Dan Del Fiorentino reached out to me prior to the end of 2013 with a new episode of  the  ‘NAMM Oral History’ video series. Seeing that Winter NAMM 2014 is quickly approaching, I figured it would be the perfect time to share this bonus episode. Who knows, maybe we can rekindle the [...]

January 7, 2014 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews, NAMM Oral History 0

Interview with Sean Armstrong

Interview with Sean Armstrong

Sean Armstrong recently dropped his indie hip-hop project entitled The Marble Cake Diaries. The project features Khrysis, J. Ivy, Da Beatminerz, Roddy Rod, Dischoe, Marc Nfinit (True School), and J Soul, The Mowery Boys, Tajai of Souls of Mischief and singer pHoenix Pagliacci.”  As a performing artist / dj “Sean has performed in London, Amsterdam, Hong Kong, Germany, Aruba [...]

December 13, 2013 Corry Banks Artists, DJs, Interviews, Producers 0

Interview with Robbie Wilde – “That Deaf DJ”

Interview with Robbie Wilde – “That Deaf DJ”

Robbie Wilde aka “That Deaf DJ” is a man that defies the idea of conventional. As a DJ and musician that is Deaf/Hard of Hearing, Robbie Wilde has made more happen in his 27 years than most hearing DJs to date. You have to give respect to a guy that, despite being Deaf and Hard of Hearing, has [...]

June 7, 2013 Corry Banks DJs, Interviews 0