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[iSucceed] iStandard Alumni Symbolyc One Speaks On His Road To Success, Forming Black Vietnam With Lupe Fiasco

Posted By The Certified Genius As far as inspiring success stories for music producers go, very few can top or match that of Symbolyc One aka S1. Having been on the grind for years and competed in iStandard producer showcases before… read more

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[New Beat Tape] DJ DNA Beats & Got Instrumentals – Age Of Enlightenment

Posted By The Certified Genius iStandard alumni and signee to Amadeus’ Platinum Boy Music imprint, DJ DNA Beats, has released his latest beat tape with Got Instrumentals titled Age Of Enlightenment. With an impressive tracklist of twenty three original beats in total, DJ DNA… read more

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[New EP] Badí – Acceptance (Produced by Mr. Jones, Swazzo, Gregory Stutzer & J-Sing)

Posted By The Certified Genius Hip-hop artist and singer Badí has released a six song EP titled Acceptance. Showcasing Badí’s talents as both a vocalist and a lyricist, Acceptance is mainly produced by iStandard staff member, alumni and dope producer Mr. Jones along with Swazzo, Gregory… read more

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[New Album] ED-APE – Your Face Here (Album Stream)

Posted By The Certified Genius Fresh off of a successful single release with Stones Throw Records, hip-hop artist ED-APE of the New York based alternative group Bill Collectorz has released his own album entitled Your Face Here. Full of experimental vibes, Your… read more

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[News] Free Online Course In Ableton Live From Berklee College of Music

Posted By The Certified Genius Berklee College of Music is offering a free Ableton Live course for newcomers to music-making. The course will be delivered online and takes place from February 2nd to February 27th, 2015…. read more

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[New Album] Clifton Derrell – The Day Job (Produced by Clifton Derrell & Angrous) [Album Stream]

Posted By The Certified Genius Chicago emcee, producer and singer Clifton Derrell presents his mainly self-produced and entirely reality based debut album The Day Job. With all of the album’s songs being based Clifton’s instrumentals except for the Angrous produced “Broken”, The… read more

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[New Video] Justin Hibbert (i) Ft. Troy Ave & Sole – “Boombox” (Produced by i)

Posted By The Certified Genius Artist and producer Justin Hibbert aka i presents the music video for his self produced and Troy Ave and Sole assisted single “Boombox”. As a very unique and unorthodox record from the production to the lyrics, “Boombox” aims to impress… read more

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[New Video] Sonny Digital Speaks With HOT 97 About His Discography & Not Working With Certain Artists

Posted By The Certified Genius Acclaimed producer and artist Sonny Digital recently chopped it up with the HOT 97 morning show crew about all things relating to his production career. Including his lengthy discography as well as Grammy nods as well as… read more

[New Event] Sasha Performing As A Featured Artist On 1/26 At iStandard’s NYC Showcase

Posted By The Certified Genius Singer/songwriter Sasha will be performing as a featured artist at the upcoming iStandard Producers showcase in NYC on January 26th. Taking place at  Fontana’s (105 Eldridge St, Manhattan, NY 10002), Sasha will be taking to the stage after 8:30 PM… read more

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#10YearsOfiStandard – 1st Events of 2015 This Monday 1/26 in NYC

Thanks to you, we are proud to announce that in 2015, iStandard will celebrate its 10 year anniversary.  We are BY Producers, FOR Producers, and promise to deliver our platform on many different levels over the next… read more

[Winners Circle] P.A.T. Speaks On Winning iStandard’s Pittsburgh Showcase, Advice For Winning A Producer Showcase

Posted By The Certified Genius How’s it going P.A.T.? Pretty good, just staying busy going into the New Year with new goals always on the horizon. First off, I want to congratulate you on winning our… read more

[DILLA] J Dilla – Donuts (Fan Made Album Video)

Posted By The Certified Genius As if his legacy of great music wasn’t enough, J Dilla fans continue to ensure that he will never be forgotten as there is now a brand new fan-made video that is perfectly… read more