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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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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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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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Ancient Egypt Song

So here’s another era in time I had to learn about whilst studying for ‘The Wayback Machine’ EP.  Ancient Egypt!  This is about my Ancient Egypt Song!Continue reading

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The Making of The Good Vibe

I did a YouTube video showing the making of The Good Vibe which is a song I did off my first EP, The Bog Standard EP.Continue reading

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Alcohol Prohibition

Whilst studying for the Wayback Machine EP I also had to learn about the 1920’s Alcohol Prohibition era in the USA.Continue reading

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The Blues

Let me explain why there’s a song on my new EP with Drunk Pedestrians about the blues!  I’ve been studying for the wayback machine.  Basically I’ve been writing the lyrics for this up and coming EP about Time Travel, ‘Marvelous Adventures of the Wayback Machine’ and it’s been like a constant history lesson.  Not that I’m complaining!  Continue reading

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