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
WLPWR's Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 73 Ft. Blanco The Ear
6 days ago
On this week’s episode, WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea talk with hit songwriter and vocal producer Blanco The Ear (Monica, Childish Gambino, Ludacris, etc). This conversation is both very motivational and super hilarious at the same time.
His upbringing and musical influences growing up in Atlanta
How he figured out a way to get into the music game as an audio engineer with no training or experience
What made him transition from an engineer to a vocal producer
Getting his first major with singer Christina Milian
What he looks for when working with producers and respecting a producer’s role in the overall creation of a song
His current working relationship with Wanya Morris of Boyz II Men
Is the ability to sing required to be a great songwriter?
Advice he gives to up and coming songwriters
Follow Blanco the ear at: @blancotheear
Also discussed this episode:
Lebron James bumping that new WLPWR produced Big Krit
Physical music sales versus streaming in middle america compared to urban markets
Is Taylor Swift going to sell 2 million her first week?
This episode was recorded at Gray Matter Studios in Atlanta, GA.
Edited and mixed by Joey Stanca with Checkmate Creative @dreamsonparade @checkmatecreative www.checkmateproductiongroup.com