Monthly archives: May, 2012

Drake Discusses His Affiliation With The Weeknd

During his recent stop in Houston on the Club Paradise Tour, Drake sat down with MTV’s Sway to talk about the evolution of The Weeknd. He says, “Everywhere I go, they love him. They’re that loud every single night when I say The Weeknd’s name.” He continues, “When you call him up to the plate, he’s…

On The Set: Kendrick Lamar x Dr. Dre “The Recipe”

Over on the Left Coast, K-Dot and The Doc are shooting a video for their collaboration. Here’s are few flicks courtesy of SchoolBoy Q ‘s Instagram account. More images after the jump. [expand title=”More” swaptitle=”Less” trigpos=”below”] [/expand]

Loyola University Forum with Music Lawyer Dina LaPolt

In this clip from – Dina LaPolt, an entertainment lawyer based in Los Angeles, CA, presents to an audience at Loyola University, New Orleans a wealth of advice drawn from her careers as a musician, manager and lawyer. She discusses how to build the foundations for a career in music, how to hire a…

How to place beats

SkyZoo shows how he finds his beats through For more interviews and vids of the biggest names in the music industry check out

Pensado’s Place : #63 – Engineer and Mixer Mark “Exit” Goodchild

In the 63rd episode of Pensado’s Place, Dave and Herb are joined by Engineer and Mixer Mark “Exit” Goodchild!

Cold Cuts & Leftovers: David Banner speaks on working with Independent Artists

Check out an unreleased segment of our “Conversations with David Banner” in which he speaks on working with independent artists.

Live Coverage of the Tim Cook Interview at D10

An Apple CEO on stage at the yearly All Things Digital D Conference in southern California is nothing new. The late Steve Jobs made five such appearances, most memorably opposite long-time rival Microsoft founder and former CEO Bill Gates. Now it’s new-ish Apple CEO Tim Cook’s turn. He’ll take the D-stage tonight for the first…

Just Blaze – The Artist Beyond The Music

With a decade-spanning production resume that includes work for the likes of Jay-Z, Jay Electronica and Eminem, it is safe to say that Just Blaze knows a thing or two about the current state of the music industry. In addition, the New Jersey native is actively involved with the Grammy Career Day, an initiative that…

A Natural Fit – Nature Sounds & High Times Mag

Nature Sounds and High Times magazine are coming together to form a new record label. The relationship makes sense in that both brands exude quality: one in music and the other in journalism. Devin Horowitz, founder of Nature Sounds, has a history with the magazine as he spent 10 years working for them in a…

Jadakiss & French Montana-Back of the Benz (video)

D-Block Coke Boys Jadakiss French Montana In Studio Performance Paper Tags Come UP 23 Doggie Diamonds Big Fendie