WLPWR's Free Game
About This Show
The Free Game producers podcast is for record producers, music entrepreneurs, and songwriters as discussions include making music, and the business thereof. This is a free flowing, unscripted conversation designed to explore a range of topics and uncover interesting insights, with the listener along for the ride. If you are interested in becoming a record producer/songwriter and or music entrepreneur, or already in the music business, the conversations are sure to inform. WLPWR and Brian Onrea are joined by music industry professionals and leaders to discuss Beats and Business entirely.
Most Recent Episode
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer's Podcast Episode 49 Ft. Amond "AJ" Jackson
4 days ago
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea chop it up with audio engineer, videographer and studio owner Amond “AJ” Jackson. This was recorded live in the studio that he owns, Salem Psalms in Atlanta. Salem Psalms is a full service studio and has been a destination for true hip hop royalty in Atlanta. In this interview AJ drops a lot of free game about building a career in the music business from the ground up. This discussion includes:
Growing up in the New England area and his musical influences
How he got into producing and engineering
What brought him to Atlanta
The concept behind Salem Palms and building the studio by hand
Getting heavyweights like Phife Dog from A tribe Called Quest and Alchemist to come work
Challenges in owning a full service recording studio
His advice for artists and producers in having great working relationships with studios
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Also discussed this episode:
Rest in Peace Chuck Berry: his impact on modern music is highly overrated
New music releases from Rick Ross and Drake
Rick Ross versus Birdman/Cash Money
Is it a good idea to take sides in music industry disputes?
Is Chance The Rapper really independent with $500,000 financing from Apple?
Taylor Swift launching her own streaming service...good idea?
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