Pots & Pan Audio

I went to Illinois over the weekend to mix my first live show at Q bar in Glendale Heights and to attend a funeral in Elgin, rest in peace Charles “Choo” Baldwin, you will truly be missed cousin. I could not leave without getting in the studio so I reach out to the best of the best; Pots And Pan Audio LLC. Established in March of 2015, audio engineer “Famnorf” and Producer Reggie “The Sampler…
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On A Cloud Rollin’ Loud

  Puff, puff, pass is how properly handle that good loud and rotation is clockwise.The Rolling Loud Festival definitely has a line-up of the best of the best. performances from Lil’ Wayne, Kendrick Lamar, Future, ASAP Rocky, Mac Miller, Currensy, Migos, 21 Savage, Chief Keef, Post Malone, Tyler The Creator and hopefully Kevin Gates, who was set to be released last week for kicking a fan now faces gun charges in Illinois from a 2012-13…
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More Life: Drake

  Watch out for me, I’m about to glow! Not even out a whole month and Drake’s More Life album had 61.3 million streams on Spotify and 89.9 million streams on Apple Music on its release date March 18,2017. More Life is not like any other album. It jumps in and out of different genre’s from hip/hop with Free Smoke to trap with Portland to R&B with Passionfruit to dancehall with Madiba Riddim to reggae…
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Keep The Bass In Place

  The Viola Da Gamba also known as the fingernail bass was the first bass instrument dating back to the 1500’s. In the 1800’s The Contra Bass arrived and Domenico Dragonetti, Giovanni Bottesin, Serge Koussevitsky all thrived at it in there own particular way with different techniques and bows. Lloyd Loar was the first to invent the electric double bass in 1924, Paul Tutmarc invented the bass fiddle in the early 1930s.The genre that revolutionized…
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Feel The Fyre

  If you want to enjoy a vacation where great food, greater music and a bunch of activities will be available, the private island of Fyre Cay in the Bahamas is where you should go for spring break. At The Fyre Festival, enjoy jet skiing while watching performances from acts such as Kayne West, Teyana Taylor, Desiigner, Pusha T, Tyga, Big Sean, John Legend, Major Lazer, Disclosure, Blink 182, Migos and Lil Yachty. This festival…
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Rather You Than Me

    Rather you than me. When I hear that I think about being greater than average, living life with no excuses so with being said Ross is back and he’s not holding anything back. As soon as “Rather You Than Me” comes on you’ll hear “Apple Of My Eye” featuring Raphael Saadiq. The vibrant piano and smooth chorus makes you want to close your eyes and give Ross your undivided attention. Ross raps “Tears…
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Blues Is A Note

    The greatest jazz label Blue Note Records was founded in 1939 by Alfred Lion, Francis Wolff and Max Margulis. Blue Note headquarters was located in New York City at West 61st Street and at 47th West 63rd street. Their first hit was entitled Summertime played Soprano Saxophonist Sidney Bechet. Saxophonist and composer Gil Melle is quoted saying “out of 1000 records that Alfred produced in the years that he had Blue Note, 950…
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Trumpet! Oh Trumpet!

        Flutter tongue, double tongue, triple tongue, doodle tongue and growling are all techniques used by legendary trumpet players like Wynton Marsalis, Chet Baker, Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis and Louis Armstrong aka “Satchmo.” Made of an alloy of copper and zinc, the trumpet is part of the brass family, and the earliest one created dates back to 1500 B.C or earlier. They were made from the tusks of animals, conch…
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My Mijo Loves The Migos

      First it was Versace then it was Hannah Montana now its Bad&Boujee. Atlanta’s rap trio group Migos have done nothing but put out hit after hit and lets not forget about the dab; a dance move I saw Hillary Clinton do. Quavo, Offset and Takeoff are from Lawrenceville, Gwinnett county, 30 miles northeast of Atlanta. They were raised by Quavo’s mother who is a hairdresser. They are no strangers to hard work;…
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Coach Is Hella Dope

  With Beyonce backing out earlier this year due to her pregnancy, the Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival is still going to be hella dope this year like it always has been. With headliners like Radiohead, Kendrick Lamar and Lady Gaga how could it not be. Performances from Travis Scott, Mac Miller, Glass Animals, Mac Demarco, D.R.A.M, Future, Gucci Mane, Schoolboy Q, Tory lanez, Thundercat, DJ Khaled, Lil Uzi Vert, Kehlani, Hans Zimmer, DJ…
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