Track of the Week is a weekly blog post we shall be publishing here on theAspiringProducer and it is to highlight our favorite that we've heard here this week. It could be from any genre of music whether it's Hip-Hop/Pop/EDM/R&B/liquidfolkjazzmetalrap. Whatever it is, we shall be sharing it here, however, it will be specifically the [...]
Yo, So let's talk about this little thing we call writer's block, or beat block, if you prefer. I prefer writer's block because in some form or another we are writing something, be it music, words, lyrics, melodies, chord sequences, drum patterns, whatever. As Aspiring Producers, there is more pressure on us than ever to always be [...]
Producer's producer, !llmind, has announced the artwork and tracklisting for his upcoming mini-album, Meraki. If you don't know who !llmind is, I suggest you get to know. Dude is a great producer and all round nice guy. I must admit, I snuck onto the Periscope listening session of the EP/Album and it sounds dope. Really really [...]
Happy Friday everybody! As a little inspiration to everybody for the weekend, check out this throwback video, taking you back to when Jay-Z was creating his 'Black Album'. I think as Aspiring Producers, we all aim to give an artist that look on their face that Jay-Z gets at 2:05. That look which just says.... [...]
Grammy Winning Producer S1 (aka Symbolyc One) and J. Rhodes take you behind the scenes on how Lecrae's "Welcome to America" was produced.