Pete Rock

Official One Stop Shop Beat Battle + Panel Highlights

Here we have the official video highlight reel for Sha Money XL’s One Stop Shop Producers Conference featuring panel highlights and conversations with producers such as Just Blaze, RZA, Hi-Tek, Pete Rock, Q-Tip, Steve Lobel, Dru Ha, and Drumma Boy, and more.  In addition, the video features beat battle footage and the crowning of the … Read more

Pete Rock On Style, Influences, Loving Hip-Hop

Producer/crate digger extraordinaire Pete Rock talks about his biggest contribution to Hip-Hop, keeping up with new trends in music, and the influences of Howie T, Marley Marl, and Rick Ruben on his style.  Notable Quote: "I really love Hip-Hop probably more than most.  That keeps me going, keeps the longevity, and just the fun of … Read more

Pete Rock On Records, DJ’ing, Production, T.R.O.Y.

Pete Rock sits down with Amoeba records to talk about his father’s record collection, becoming involved with Heavy D, DJ’ing, and first touching the SP1200.  Live in-store performance showcasing his production classic work is peppered throughout the interview.

KicDrumProducts SP1200, MPC 60, TR-808 T-Shirts

Who knew that what I really wanted was a T-shirt with Pete Rock holding an SP1200?  KicDrumProducts has released a line of limited edition T-shirts to capture the heart and soul of Hip-Hop producers everywhere.  Ranging from $28 to $32 depending on the desired size, all T-shirts come with a free poster and CD.  Limited … Read more

Producer’s Edge Magazine Available Free Online

Producer’s Edge Magazine is serving up free for all copies of the online version of their magazine.  Issue 3 features articles on mastering, the classic Akai S-950 sampler, synth design, along with interviews from Pete Rock, Just Blaze, and RZA. View Producer’s Edge Magazine free online.