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Making an Old School Hip Hop Beat Sampling Ren and Stimpy

So here’s a video showing the making of an old school Hip Hop beat sampling Ren and Stimpy.  When I say sampling Ren and Stimpy, I mean the Ren and Stimpy theme song.  It’s one of my favourite cartoons (and in fact one of my favourite shows) ever! Continue reading

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The Making of ‘Tinnies in a Backpack’

In this video I show you the making of ‘Tinnies in a Backpack’.  This is essentially a Hip Hop beat at 93bpm but to put a different slant on the whole beat making process, I decided to use what could be considered deep house production style techniques, a little bit like I did in my first grime influenced track. Continue reading

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B.O.B Flat Earth

The B.O.B flat earth debacle demonstrates perfectly how rich and famous entertainers can be so unbelievably ignorant, gullible and arguably really fucking stupid!! …..OR NOT!! Continue reading

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Making a Soulful Old School Hip Hop Beat

In this video I show you how I went about making a soulful old school Hip Hop beat.

This video shows how I made my song ‘Opened Out’ which features on my first ever release The Bog Standard EP.  Putting this together was a lot of fun, I could play with Soul and Jazz samples all day long. Continue reading

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The Future

I couldn’t do an EP about time travel without looking into the future.  That’s what ‘The Marvelous Adventures of the Wayback Machine’ is supposed to be about. Continue reading

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The Making of Cider Attack

I created a video showing the making of cider attack.  Otherwise known as ‘Cyder Attack’.  I explain the reason for the song and my rather obscure spelling of the word ‘cyder’ in my blog post Cider Rap. Continue reading

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Freedom of Speech

I had some thoughts I wanted to share with regards to freedom of speech.  It’s very common nowadays to see people asking others to sign petitions in order to ban said individual into the country (UK) or become outraged and accuse others of ‘hate speech’ for having opinions they disagree with, or opinions critical of their own. Continue reading

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The Old West

I also had a look back at The Old West, in studying for The Marvelous Adventures of the Wayback Machine.  By ‘The Old West’ I mean the American Frontier, or 19th Century western USA, or the ‘Wild West’ as some might call it. Continue reading

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How To Freestyle Rap

I made a video on how to freestyle rap.  Following on from my post Why Should Every Rapper Freestyle I created this video giving you a powerful tip in learning how to freestyle, or in other words learn how to improvise and rap and craft lyrics on the fly and off the top of your head. Continue reading

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The 1970’s

Another era we looked at for ‘The Marvelous Adventures of the Wayback Machine’  was the 1970’s. Continue reading

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