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[New Event] iStandard Sponsored ‘Steel The City Festival’ in Pittsburgh On 2/28 Ft. Beedie, The Come Up Boys & More

Posted By The Certified Genius C.O.O.L. Entertainment & DJ Spillz of RARE Nation present the second annual STC Fest at The Rex Theater on February 28, 2015.  The hip hop event includes headlining performances by Beedie, B… read more

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[New Event] J Norm & Bring The Noise Present The iStandard Sponsored ‘March Madness’ Beat Battle On 3/14 In Chicago At Sub T

Posted By The Certified Genius J Norm and Bring The Noise present the official March Madness Hip Hop Battle that will take place in Chicago, IL on March 14th. Set to go down at Sub T (2011 West North Avenue, Chicago, IL… read more

[iNterview] Rayski Baby Speaks On His Silent B Entertainment Label, Relationship with Lil Boosie’s Artist Donkey

Posted by J Hatch What’s good Rayski? Let everyone know who you’re, where you are from and what you do. What’s good? I go by the name Rayski Baby. I’m originally from Shreveport, Louisiana but… read more

[New Instrumental EP] CHEATCODE – Phantasmagoria

Posted By The Certified Genius Perhaps best known for his critically acclaimed remixes, Massachusetts producer CHEATCODE has released a hip-hop meets electronic instrumental EP titled Phantasmagoria. With a total of seven original tracks, Phantasmagoria effortlessly provides us with a best of… read more

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[iNterview] Reem Cassanova Speaks On His ‘Day Of The Beard’ Project, Making Animated Music Video

Posted by J Hatch What’s up Reem Cassanova? For those new to the name, who are you and what do you do? I am an upcoming hip-hop artist from the Crotona park area in the… read more

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[iNterview] Patrick Toussaint Speaks On Work with Baby Paul, Pharrell & Vinylz, Upcoming #Truth EP

Posted By J Hatch What’s up Patrick Toussaint? For those new to the name, let everyone know who you are and what you do. My Name is Patrick Toussaint and I am a recording artist, songwriter and… read more

[iN-Depth] With The One and Only Vinny Idol

Interview by Premise — Vinny, thanks for taking the time to talk with us. For our readers who may not know, tell them who you are when you dove into the world of production? My… read more

[iNterview] North Carolina Producer/Image Consultant J.Manifest

Interview by Markeisha “Jus M” Mullen — It’s a honor to interview one of my favorite producers coming out of the Carolina’s. Mr. J.Manifest himself! What’s up man? I guess we’ll get straight to work, how… read more

[iNterview] The THX Sound

Interview by Rami Bensasi & Premise — THX, thanks for taking the time to give us some insights about you, your brand and your place in the industry today.  You are an iStandard alumni, having participated… read more

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[New Beat Tape] DJ BA5E – The D.O.T Tape

Posted By The Certified Genius DJ BA5E has released his nine track, trap themed beat tape titled The D.O.T Tape. With nine complete instrumentals that pack an EDM influenced and bass heavy punch, DJ BA5E’s The D.O.T Tape is comprised of… read more

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[Beauty & The Beats] Philly’s Own: The Lovely Ms Nina Milano

Interview by Premise — What’s up Nina? Reppin Philly my hometown, went to Central High actually. What is your nationality, measurements, and why and when did you get started in the modeling world?  I am Puerto… read more

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[Featured Placement Opp] The Game

Our featured placement opportunity this week is for The Game. Get a Lifetime Membership to the site if you don’t already have it and submit that fire by March 1st!!! DETAILS: Artist: The Game Label: iStandard… read more