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[Interview] Stephen Mykal Talks About “Late Night”

Stephen Mykal interviewed by AO Peace Stephen, hope all is well. We last spoke in late 2015 after you won your 2nd [istandard] showcase. How have things been since then? Man bro, I’ve been hustlin!… read more

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[Software] MOVEMENT FX Engine by Output

Posted by AO So, what is MOVEMENT FX by Output?  Movement is an exciting FX plugin that adds powerful RHYTHMS to any input in real-time. Built equally for the studio or stage, use the engine to breathe… read more

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[Good Music] Stephen Mykal – “Late Night” (feat Botni$)

Posted by AO Late last year, Stephen Mykal released his ode to the nocturnal scene, the laid back single “Late Night” featuring Botni$.  The great response that the track received prompted Mr. Mykal to give “Late Night” a proper… read more

[Winners’ Circle] Superville (Toronto Winner)

Interview by AO Let’s start with your background. When did you get started as a music producer and at what point did you realize that you wanted to pursue this is a career? I started back… read more

[New Music] Joe Smizzy – “Sidechick” (Produced by GeoTheRican)

Posted by AO Joe Smizzy is not the one to waste time dealing with females and he wants that to be known on his new release “Sidechick.”  The sounds are provided by [istandard] rep GeoTheRican.  You can pick this… read more

[News] Kaydence Signs w/ ISTANDARD Management

Posted by AO We at [istandard] are proud to announce Kaydence as our newest management client.  She is an incredible singer / songwriter who is currently working with Focus…, Swiff D, Bink, Dre Monarch, Cardiak, Siege Monstracity, Lee On The Beats, 1500 Or Nothin’, Amadeus, Myles… read more

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[New Music] Ang P – “Groundhog Day” (Produced by Smoke M2D6)

Posted by AO Olympia, Washington emcee Ang P presents “Groundhog Day”, his new single produced by Smoke M2D6, best known for his work as a member of Washington crew Oldominion. “Groundhog Day” appears on L.I.F.E.: Living… read more

[Interview] Focus… On the “Beats, Grind, & Life” Podcast

Posted by AO Our guy Focus… was recently a guest on the Beats, Grind, & Life podcast, hosted by Syren.  Focus… talks about the importance of listening to different kinds of music, his career, his influences, and more.  Listen below:

[News] ISTANDARD Brand Rep The Amazing SB to be Featured on The Show Lab Producer Podcast

Posted by AO Tomorrow at 3pm EST, [istandard] Social Media Brand Rep and Music Producer The Amazing SB will be a featured guest on The Show Lab podcast, which is a show that focuses on beatmaking, music business, technonolgy, and… read more

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[Events] ILL Relatives to Perform @ ISTANDARD Dallas & Houston (5/23 – 5/24)

Posted by AO Baton Rouge underground staples ILL Relatives will be performing at 2 upcoming [istandard] Producer showcases.  The first show will take place on May 23rd at the RBC Concert Hall in Dallas, TX.  The very next night, you… read more

[New Music] Teff Hinkson – “So Insecure” (feat Gallest) (Produced By Mohamed Haniff & Yuri Koller)

Posted by AO On “So Insecure”, the new single by Teff Hinkson featuring fellow countryman Gallest, the pair speak about the insecurities that riddle women (and men) and the societal pressures that often encourage them. The up-tempo single,… read more

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[News] K Salaam NYU Production Class (June 13 – July 1)

Posted by AO You know K-Salaam and you know his work alongside Beatnick (check them on Twitter HERE), producing songs for artists such as Lil’ Wayne, Trey Songz, and more.  Well, he’s teaching a music production class at… read more