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[iTeach] Tragedy To Triumph: #HowTo Win After Losing An iStandard Showcase With The Symphony, The Fr3shmen & The Aqua League

Posted By The Certified Genius Let’s face it; no one enters an iStandard producer showcase with their sights set on losing but as we try our best to preach, winning a showcase is not everything. Sure enough, some… read more

[iNterview] Producer Tryfe On The Beat Discusses His Work On Freeway’s Upcoming ‘FREE WILL’ Album, His Sources Of Inspiration

Posted By The Certified Genius & J Hatch What’s up Tryfe On The Beat? For those unfamilar with the name, please let everyone know where you are from and what you do. I was born in Chicago, Illinois,… 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 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] 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

[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

[New Sounds] Khrysis: Elements – Official Drum Kit

Posted By The Certified Genius Producer Khrysis of Jamla Records and The Soul Council has released a brand new drum kit entitled Elements. Including drum sounds from records that Khrysis has worked on and placed, the Elements drum kit features the crunchy 12-bit… read more

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[New Video] Mr. Porter Speaks With Nodfactor On The Importance Of Unique Sound Design

Posted By The Certified Genius As one of the most underrated producers and artists in the game, Mr. Porter aka Denaun Porter has linked with Nodfactor to discuss the importance of sound design as a music producer. Revealing some important advice that… read more

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[New Audio] !llmind – “Danger For The Bullsh*t”

Posted By The Certified Genius It may be Monday but !llmind has unleashed a throwblap beat from 2004 titled “Danger For The Bullsh*t”. Fans of Fred The Godson may recognize the “Danger For The Bullsh*t” beat from his Armageddon mixtape (track 11, “Murder 1″) and now… read more

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[New Contest] House Shoes Presents Flip Sessions V3: “Joy Road”

Posted By The Certified Genius Producer and DJ House Shoes has announced a new sample flipping contest for producers that will allow the top producers to have their tracks released on a limited edition 7-inch on Street Corner Music…. read more

[iTeach] iNternational Edition: #HowTo Prepare For An Online iStandard Showcase With Pino, Dizzee Beats, Denny Carson & Pause Beats

Posted By The Certified Genius One of the best parts about the iStandard Producers Beast of the Beats year end event is the fact that it brings producers from all over the United States together as a unified movement of grinders… read more

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[iNterview] Kwan Lee Speaks On Working As An Artist, Producer & Videographer/Graphic Designer, Future Plans

Posted By The Certified Genius & J Hatch What up Kwan Lee? For those new to the name, where are you from and what do you do? I am Kwan Lee from Brooklyn, NY. I am an… read more