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[Winners Circle] DNA Productions Speak On Winning iStandard’s Raleigh Showcase, Their Past & Present Work

Posted By The Certified Genius How’s it going DNA Productions? First off, I want to congratulate you both on winning our recent Raleigh, North Carolina producer showcase. Let the people know where you are from and… read more

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[New Video] Gnyus Making His Synthesized “Bloop” Instrumental On Native Instruments Maschine

Posted By The Certified Genius Gnyus is back with another solid beat making video, this time for a track entitled “Bloop” that is laid out with the Native Instruments Maschine, AKAI LPK25 and an M-Audio Keyrig. Starting off with some synthesizers and… read more

[New Editorial] A Guide To Working With A Cellist In The Studio

Posted By The Certified Genius Whether you’re just starting out or have been on the grind for a while, at some point in their career every producer aspires to or is required to work with live… read more

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[New Video] Common & No I.D. Speak With GRAMMY Pro About The Creation Of ‘Nobody’s Smiling’

Posted By The Certified Genius As one of the illest producer and emcee teams around, Common and No I.D. recently spoke with the good people at Grammy PRO about the creation of Common’s latest album Nobody’s Smiling. Touching on everything behind the reasons… read more

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[Winners Circle] 9ineteen Beats Speaks On Winning iStandard’s Raleigh Showcase, Her Influences & Words Of Advice

Posted By The Certified Genius How’s it going 9ineteen Beats? I’m blessed, I can’t complain First off, I want to congratulate you on winning our recent Raleigh, North Carolina producer showcase. Let the people know where… read more

[New Audio] Apollo Brown & Ras Kass Ft. Royce Da 5’9”, Xzibit & Bishop Lamont – “Giraffe Pu**y” (Produced by Apollo Brown)

Posted By The Certified Genius With a song as obscenely titled as “Giraffe Pu**y“, it’s only right for it to be included on Apollo Brown and Ras Kass‘ upcoming Blasphemy album. Featuring guest lyricists Royce Da 5’9″, Xzibit and Bishop Lamont, “Giraffe Pu**y” finds Ras… read more

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[New Video] Mr. Green Ft. Deniro Farrar & Felipe – “The Scrapper (Live From The Streets)” (Produced by Mr. Green)

Posted By The Certified Genius For the latest episode of Live From The Streets, Mr. Green and Noisey take us to the streets of Brooklyn, NY to create “The Scrapper” with Deniro Farrar and Felipe. Sampling the vocals of Felipe as well as the live… read more

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[New Audio] Tha Kool Kiddz – “In My Zone” (Produced by Ox Da King)

Posted By The Certified Genius With a mixtape on the way, Georgia trio Tha Kool Kiddz drop their Ox Da King produced single “In My Zone“. As a flashy and fly anthem, “In My Zone” is Tha Kool Kiddz’ dedication… read more

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[New Video] Sole & DJ Pain 1 Speak On Touring Together, Upcoming Music & ISIS With Mr. Get Your Buzz Up

Posted By The Certified Genius The artist and producer duo Sole and DJ Pain 1 recently kicked it with Mr. Get Your Buzz Up to chop it up about their working relationship together as well as some of their political views. Starting… read more

[New EP] King K.O.N.G. & Teck-Zilla – KongZilla (Produced by Teck-Zilla) [EP Stream]

Posted By The Certified Genius When King Kong and Godzilla join forces, it’s bound to be trouble so when Long Island emcee King K.O.N.G. and Nigerian producer Teck-Zilla unite for their KongZilla EP, all hell breaks loose. As a nine song project that finds K.O.N.G. on the… read more

[New Beat Tape] J57 – The Analog Tape 2

Posted By The Certified Genius As a surprise release, the Brown Bag AllStars‘ own J57 presents his The Analog Tape 2 beat tape. Delivered in true analog fashion as a continuous track of twenty five minutes of dusty vinyl sampling beats,… read more

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[New Video] S1 Speaks With DJBooth On Producing For Logic’s ‘Under Pressure’ Album & Raekwon #A3CProAudio

Posted By The Certified Genius As somewhat of a visual recap of A3C, SAE Atlanta and iStandard‘s A3C Pro Audio experience, DJBooth kicks off their series with Grammy award winning producer Symbolyc One aka S1. Touching on his work with Logic for the artist’s upcoming Under Pressure album, S1 also reveals that… read more