Jake One Says Kendrick Lamar Had Ross’s “3 Kings” Beat First [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • September 07, 2014 • No Comments

Jake One dropped another gift on his Youtube Channel. "To celebrate the release of the Snare Jordan 3 Drum Kit it's only right I finally show

Supa Dave West – ‘Beat Boxing’ (Instrumental Album)
JLBarrow • August 19, 2014 • No Comments

De La Soul is one of my all-time favorite groups and this man, Supa Dave West, is partially to blame. The man behind "Baby Phat,"

Statik Selektah On Making “Carry On,” Influence Of Tribe [EXCLUSIVE VIDEO]
JLBarrow • August 18, 2014 • No Comments

On Tuesday August 19th "Karma, especially in this music business," he answers when asked why he picked this title for the album. "The turntable that

Pop Wansel On Sampling His Father And His Favorite Production
JLBarrow • August 18, 2014 • No Comments

Pop Wansel, one half of production duo Pop and Oak, recently gave an interview to "Do I sample my father's music? Absolutely, all the

Scram Jones Says Nas Was Supposed To Be On ‘Broken Safety’ [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • August 02, 2014 • No Comments

Producer and MC Scram Jones has a history of making gully beats, one of his most notable being " "I had emailed that beat to

Focus… Rejoins Dr. Dre’s Aftermath Entertainment
JLBarrow • July 25, 2014 • No Comments

What a difference three years can make. Producer and MC Bernard "Focus…" Edwards has rejoined Dr. Dre's Aftermath entertainment. Focus…left the label in

DJ Scratch and Pete Rock Pay Tribute To James Brown [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 24, 2014 • No Comments

As part of a special tribute to James Brown for the biopic "Get On Up," "James Brown is music period," says Scratch. "He spawned other

“Rhythm Roulette” With Apollo Brown [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 24, 2014 • No Comments

In the next installment of    

Skyzoo and Torae Discuss Picking Beats For “Barrel Brothers” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 10, 2014 • No Comments

This spring Brooklyn MCs Torae and Skyzoo released their highly anticipated joint project "Barrel Brothers." Already one of the best albums of 2014 the set

DJ Scratch On Why He Remixed Nas’ “Illmatic” [VIDEO]
JLBarrow • July 04, 2014 • No Comments

DJ Scratch is celebrating this Independence Day with a special remix project, a reworking of Nas' "Illmatic" with his  original production called, what else? Scratchmatic. While