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Beats Grind & Life Podcast with Syren

Beats Grind and Life is an interview based podcast for urban music producers like yourself. Each week a different inspirational producer comes on to chat with Syren, to provide valuable lessons, tips and advise so that you can take your music career to the next level.
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Mar 13, 2019

E R Beatz is an up and coming Music Producer and Audio Engineer established in the Bronx, New York.  He has earned the respect of his peers by making beats hard enough to “send em to the E R” like his signature drop suggests.  E R is one part of the production group Street Gang Productions which has created music for Method Man, XXL, Dave East, Ill Will, Shade 45, Gun Play and many more.

Mar 6, 2019

Marcus Banks is a Music Producer, Composer and Artist from Miami, Florida.  Marcus is a well accomplished musician with a bright future. He is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University, where he holds a bachelors degree in Commercial Music.  He is also the winner of the 2014 A3C iStandard Beat Showcase in Atlanta. His credits include Add-2, Megaran, Chill Moody, XXL, Playboi Cardi, Nicki Minaj, Fabolous, The Lox and many more.

Feb 20, 2019

Kyle Devine is a multi-genre based Music Producer, Audio Engineer and DJ hailing from Portland, Oregon.  Kyle is what we consider a Swiss Army knife of music. Whatever you need, he can definitely deliver, and deliver with extraordinary results.  His resume proves it. His credits include Talib Kweli, Rapper Big Pooh, Joey Bada$$, Big Krit, Mistah Fab.  His has also licensed song with McDonalds, Google, Nissan, ESPN, MTV and many more.

Feb 13, 2019

Vinyl Villain aka the Marty Scorcese of Hip Hop is a Hip Hop Music Producer from the Boston, Mass area.  He was given the name Marty Scorcese because of his ability to paint boom bap beats woven with a criminal element.  He has built his brand from the ground up with nothing but the sky as his limit. He has produced for artists like Token, CRIMEAPPLE, Reks, Fast Life, Relentless, Eto, K. Burns and many more.

Feb 6, 2019

Dr. Evo is a Music Producer, Sound Designer and Multi-Instrumentalist based out of Phoenix and Los Angeles.  He has collaborated with many producers like past Beats Grind and Life guests Nabeyin, Oh Gosh Leotus and Trox. His credits include Snoop Dogg, Redman, Method Man, B. Real, Kokane, WC, RBX, Maylay, The San Antonio Spurs and many more.  He just released an instrumental album entitled “Funk With Me”, which can be found on almost all streaming platforms.

Jan 30, 2019

TheLetterLBeats is a Music Producer, DJ, Sound Designer, Educator and one of the hosts of 'The DAWLife', a platform for educating music producers.  He is originally from Columbus, Ohio and now resides in the Atlanta area. Not only is he an alum of the University of Illinois, but he will be teaching a class there on music production.  You can check out many of his sound packs he has available now on his website, theletterlbeats.com.

Jan 23, 2019

THX is a Multi-Platinum and Grammy-nominated Music Producer and Audio Engineer from Los Angeles, California.  He has been featured on the soundtracks of some of our favorite movies and television shows. He has also worked with some of our favorite artists like Rick Ross, Chris Brown, Snoop Dogg, The Game, Anderson .Paak, T.I., Jill Scott, BJ The Chicago Kid, David Banner and many more.

Jan 20, 2019

750 is a Music Producer, Engineer and Multi-Instrumentalist that is a skilled piano and violin player.  The Philadelphia native is of Indian descent and draws inspiration from a wide range of musicians, which makes his music unmatched.  The Business As Usual in-house producer has production credits with PT Starks, DS Quattro, D.O.E. Boy Philly and more to come.

Jan 16, 2019

Sebb Bash is a sample based Music Producer and DJ From Switzerland.  Sebb has a grimy soulful sound that is extremely pleasing to the ears.  Sebb is known as one of the producers that inspires producing legend The Alchemist.  As a matter of fact, The Alchemist asked him to release an LP on his label. The album is entitled "Imports", which is now available almost everywhere.  His credits include Curren$y, Jadakiss, Tony Yayo, Prodigy, Infamous Mobb, Styles P, Maffew Ragazino, Children of Zeus, Awar and many more.

Jan 3, 2019

In this episode of Beats Grind & Life we revisit episodes 81-100.  We selected the best clips from producers Ski Beatz, Motif Alumni, Beat Butcha and many more.  We collected "the best" quotes, recommendations and advise available.  This was a complicated and difficult process, but we thought it would be a great way to celebrate a milestone. These episodes are designed to be experienced as a whole, but this should be an easy and fun way to get most of the gems provided by the Beats Grind and Life guests.

Nov 28, 2018

In this episode of Beats Grind & Life we revisit episodes 61-80.  We selected the best clips from producers Shroom, J57, Brown Royal and many more.  We collected "the best" quotes, recommendations and advise available.  This was a complicated and difficult process, but we thought it would be a great way to celebrate a milestone. These episodes are designed to be experienced as a whole, but this should be an easy and fun way to get most of the gems provided by the Beats Grind and Life guests.

Nov 7, 2018

In this episode of Beats Grind & Life we revisit episodes 41-60.  We selected the best clips from producers Darrell "Digga" Branch, Decap, Statik Selektah and many more.  We collected "the best" quotes, recommendations and advise available.  This was a complicated and difficult process, but we thought it would be a great way to celebrate a milestone. These episodes are designed to be experienced as a whole, but this should be an easy and fun way to get most of the gems provided by the Beats Grind and Life guests.

Oct 25, 2018

In this episode of Beats Grind & Life we revisit episodes 21-40. Here we provide a collection of some of "the best" quotes, recommendations and advise available. This was a complicated and difficult process, but we thought it would be a great way to celebrate a milestone. These episodes are designed to be experienced as a whole, but this should be an easy and fun way to get most of the gems provided by the Beats Grind and Life guests.

Oct 3, 2018

In this episode of Beats Grind & Life we revisit the first 20 episodes. Here we provide a collection of some of "the best" quotes, recommendations and advise available. This was a complicated and difficult process, but we thought it would be a great way to celebrate a milestone. These episodes are designed to be experienced as a whole, but this should be an easy and fun way to get most of the gems provided by the Beats Grind and Life guests.

Sep 12, 2018

Motif Alumni is a promising star within the music industry. He is ½ of the production duo Motif Alumni & Kas. But on his own, the New York Native has caught the attention of many artists and executives in the game. The Producer, Artist and Songwriter is an iStandard Beat Showcase winner and has been mentored by some legendary producers. His credits include: Snoop Dogg, Fat Joe, Pharoahe Monch, Lloyd Banks, O.C. Diamond D, Uncle Murda, Maino, Mysonne and many more.

Sep 5, 2018

Versatile Traxx is a Hip Hop music producer based out of Atlanta, GA. Originally from Minnesota, Versatile Traxx is a producer with a business degree from Philanders Smith College in Little Rock, AK. He has applied his knowledge of business to building his Beat Pharmacist brand online and in the streets. He has just released a loop kit entitled Melody Loops – Codeine Edition vol 1. His credits include Gucci Mane, KCamp, Project Pat, Joe Gifted, YSL Duke and many more.

Aug 29, 2018

Mitchell “The Innovator” Tillotson is a Music Producer, Audio Engineer, Sound Designer and Song Writer representing the Baltimore/DC area. Currently residing in Orlando, the Full Sail graduate and Navy veteran is currently making ripples in the industry. As of now The Innovator is presently collaborating with some of the industry top producers. He is doing Audio Engineer work for Ayo The Producer and has just released a sound kit with past Beats Grind and Life Guest SoundOracle, entitled "The Art of Transition".

Aug 15, 2018

Logic Da Beatman is a Music Producer and Audio Engineer from Williamstown, NJ and based out of Philadelphia. They don’t call him 'Beatman' for nothing. He is a 3 time beat showcase winner and works out of Repercussion Studios. His credits include Shawn Smith, Ar Eb, OT the Real, Quilli, Atiba Halisi and many more.

Aug 8, 2018

Beya Dabisso is a Music Artist Producer and Songwriter originally from Paris, France. He is now based out of West Palm Beach, Florida. The South Florida producer has been establishing a name for himself with his imprint Mentally Rich Creators. Right now you can check out his new single “Say Why” featuring Jeremie Odjo. His production credit including King Los and Malc Stewy.

Aug 1, 2018

Vohn is a Music Producer, Songwriter and Artist hailing from Dallas, Tx., now residing in Los Angeles. The son of Super Producer Symbolic 1 has been busy making his own mark in the music industry. The Dove Award winner has just released a project entitled Journey To Pluto, where he displays all sides of his creativity. His Production credits include Lupe Fiasco, Talib Kweli, Royce Da 5’9, Lecrae, Denzel Curry, Bobby Sessions and many more.

Jul 25, 2018

ReezyTunez is a Hip-Hop and R&B Producer from the Dallas, Texas area. Like a lot of Dallas Producers he earned his name and reputation in beat battles. The iStandard Showcase winner is not just limited to battles though. He’s worked with producers and artist like his mentor, the legendary Rodney Jerkins, Tamar Braxton, Eric Bellinger and more. You may have also heard his music on the hit Fox TV shows 'Star' and 'Empire'.

Jul 18, 2018

HillProp97 is a Music Producer and Educator based out of the Baltimore, Maryland area. You might know him for his series of gear tutorials that he has released over the years. HillProp97 has a number of instrumental albums including "I Want My Daddy's Records," a dedication to his deceased father. His credits include Sam Poetry.

Jul 11, 2018

Kris Karz is an all-around talented music producer that specializes in Hip-Hop, R&B and Dancehall. The iStandard beat showcase winner is based out of Miami, but is from Manchester, Jamaica. Kris is the owner of Kngly Studios and is the creator of the series Kngly Live, which you can check on YouTube. Recently he scored the film “Half Dead” and worked with artists Dria, Tamika J, Dylan Golden, King Charlz and many more.

Jul 4, 2018

Ski Beatz is a Hip-Hop Music Producer from Greensboro, NC now representing Brooklyn, NY. He started off as a rapper and was discovered by the legendary DJ Clark Kent. The former Original Flavor rapper is now a legendary Producer that has crafted beats for Jay-Z, Camp-Lo, Fat Joe, Sporty Thievz, Lil Kim, Foxy Brown, Ras Kass, Curren$y, Mos Def and many more.

Jun 27, 2018

Chris “Mayday” Rucks is the author of the highly praised book entitled “Don’t Make Beats Like Me”. A book that serves as a guide for music producers, designed to give a competitive advantage to anyone serious about creating long-term success in the music industry. The former beatmaker is also the director of a music production community, and a senior member of a music licensing company.

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