Armed with only a MPC 2000XL and a turntable, Kev Brown flips a sample from Sheb Wooley’s Warm and Wooley album during a live in-store appearance at Fat Beats LA.
Vinyl Meltdown interviews Kev Brown as he touches on the reasoning behind his $200 beat sale, producers claiming to make beats in 10 minutes, his early production career, and his opinion of Soulja Boy’s production work. Random Thought: While referring to Soulja Boy’s video, did Kev give Crate Kings a sort of shoutout? "And the … Read more
Kev Brown just announced that original tracks are available from him for only $200. Yes, for the price of one month’s cable (including premium channels), you too can be heard over a Kev Brown beat. The catch… only 2 track format will be provided for this price, multitrack sessions cost extra. Visit Kev Brown’s site … Read more
Session A presents their 3rd annual beat battle featuring Kev Brown, LMNO, and The Uhh…! The event also features open mics, open tables, and open floors for anyone willing to make the trek and showcase their skills. Hosted by: Tony B and resident DJ’s Analog & J.DA December 4th, 2008 @ 6:30 PM Free Event … Read more
Some short footage of Kev Brown constructing a beat using the Akai MPC 2000 XL and a fairly stripped down production setup.
Certified Hip-Hop drops a stellar interview as Kev talks about making the move from rhyming to production, his first meeting with Jazzy Jeff, creating basslines, and making it to the promised land (Pete Rock’s basement & record collection). Amazingly, the main equipment that Kev uses is the MPC 2000XL, SP 505, and a Yamaha track … Read more
Yet another reason why we love Kev Brown. This has been floating around for while, but has been a bit hard to find lately. Kev plays instrumentals straight out of his MPC while giving production insight and commentary into how the beat was made and which techniques were used to obtain his sound. Major respect … Read more
I really like this video of Kev Brown making a beat on his trusty MPC 2000XL. This is a great video because he goes farther than just looping a beat and takes it up a notch by chopping the hell out a string set. For further Kev Brown heat such as Brownies and his Beat … Read more