Tuesday 24th January 2017,
BBOY TECH REPORT

Sound Designers

SoundsandGear.com Interviews BboyTech

SoundsandGear.com Interviews BboyTech

My guy from SoundsandGear.com, Saint Joe, invited me onto his channel for an interview. The interview turns out to be a 6 part video interview series. We chop it up about so many topics. It’s pretty much a typical conversation for us. But in the context of an interview it’s a look behind the scenes of all [...]

September 27, 2016 Corry Banks Interviews, Producers, Sound Designers 0

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

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

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 for a huge array of popular iOS synths and even some hardware synths including Animoog, NAVE, Arctic Keys, Magellan and [...]

June 26, 2014 Corry Banks Interviews, Manufacturers, Sound Designers 0

INTERVIEW with Reavis Mitchell of BKE – Makers of The Beat Thang (Part 3)

INTERVIEW with Reavis Mitchell of BKE – Makers of The Beat Thang (Part 3)

If you’ve been following along you know that we’ve discussed the origins of the Beat Thang and various related topics at length in our multi part interview with Reavis Mitchell. Here we have part 3 and the continuation of our interview / discussion with Reavis Mitchell of BKE where we get Reavis’ take on the [...]

October 18, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Inventors, Manufacturers, Sound Designers 4

INTERVIEW with Reavis Mitchell of BKE – Makers of The Beat Thang (Part 2)

INTERVIEW with Reavis Mitchell of BKE – Makers of The Beat Thang (Part 2)

Previously we published part 1 of our interview Reavis Mitchell of BKE. Here we have the continuation of the discussion with Reavis as we dive into the story behind the name and the attention that it raised. We also get to discuss sound design and the Beat Thang elevator pitch. Let’s dig in… BTR:  What’s your [...]

October 13, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Inventors, Manufacturers, Sound Designers 0

INTERVIEW with Greg Savage of DIYMUSICBIZ.com – Part 2

INTERVIEW with Greg Savage of DIYMUSICBIZ.com – Part 2

Last week we engaged in conversation with Greg Savage of DIYMUSICBIZ.com. The rang of conversation went from sarcastic, but funny, assaults on FL Studio to the difference in beat making vs. composing. This week continue the conversation with Greg Savage on everything from advise for newbies to the woes of social networking and marketing. Let’s dig in… [...]

June 28, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Sound Designers 0

INTERVIEW with Greg Savage of DIYMUSICBIZ.com – Part 1

INTERVIEW with Greg Savage of DIYMUSICBIZ.com – Part 1

Sometimes you have to take your music career into your own hands. This means no more depending on someone else to do for you what you can do for yourself. This seems to be the philosophy that Greg Savage has written across the desk of his Minimalist Production Setup. More on that later… As the [...]

June 21, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Sound Designers 5

Interview with Rob Papen

Interview with Rob Papen

Recently I reviewed Rob Papen’s Urban bundle which includes Predator, Sub Boom Bass & Punch. These synths show off Rob Papen’s unique approach to soft synth design. There is no wonder why Rob Papen synths are as popular as they are. Rob Papen is a visionary in sound design. Beginning as a musician in a Dutch Electronic band [...]

May 10, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Manufacturers, Sound Designers 2

Interview with Jim Bond of KicksandSnares.com

Interview with Jim Bond of KicksandSnares.com

Jim Bond has been in the Hip Hop production business for years. Over those years, Jim has worked with a bunch of artists like Jim Jones, Joel Ortiz, Lloyd Banks, Ghostface Killah, Royce Da 5’9″ and many more. In addition to music production, he also runs the popular producer websites beabetterproducer.com & saturdaymorningsamples.com. As he [...]

April 12, 2013 Corry Banks Interviews, Sound Designers 0