Black Milk On Early Beats, Breaking Into Production

Pound Magazine caught up with Black Milk to talk about his first equipment, early beats, snatching open drums from J Dilla, and first hearing his music on the radio. He also talks about pursuing music production while working in stock rooms and restaurants, then finally receiving his break into the music business. Interesting Fact: Black … Read more

DJ Premier On Ruggedness In Hip-Hop & BET Cyphers

Imflashy interviewed DJ Premier while he was in town for the Red Bull Big Tune National Finals. Primo discusses his involvement with BET Cyphers, some of the different personality dynamics of the participants, upcoming projects, his desire to hear more ruggedness in music. You don’t hear a lot of ruggedness anymore. That screw your face … Read more

AraabMuzik Claims Kanye West Jacked His Style

Twenty-year-old producer AraabMuzik, The MVP of the MPC, talks about his musical background as a drummer, his first big break with Cam’ron’s “I Used To Get It In Ohio”, his upcoming album. Perhaps the most interesting part of the interview occurs when the producer claims that Kanye West jacked his style at the VMA’s, though … Read more