Author Archives: maddenmiles

Why The Hell Are We Making Music?

What’s the word everyone? It’s been a minute… Although, not too long of a minute, but enough to be considered a minute regardless. I hope all is well with everyone, and felt especially inspired to write a blog post and get myself back in action around these parts. Music surrounds us in every single way… […]

Beat Making Technique(s)

Greetings and salutations ladies & gentleman. Madden Miles here. I’d like to take an opportunity to start utilizing this blog and really get some dialog going. The thing I want to know.. And this is awesome because every one is different in their respective approach is… What do you start with first? The melody/sample? Or […]

Urban Strings Kit Review

Urban Strings Kit Review If you’ve been living under a rock, I’ll introduce you to the fact that strings have now been playing a very prominent role in production today. Stabs, hits, spiccatos, pizzcatos, and ensembles are a new wave in this ever-changing industry of production. It adds a whole new element of wholesomeness, warmth, […]

Jake One Snare Jordan Review

My first review is for the Jake One “Snare Jordan Kit”. As we all know, Jake One is no stranger to the producer scene. For me, he’s got more of an infamous, vintage, dirty, raw, boom-bap sound to him. I personally, with what I like to do, am all about these types of sounds. It […]

On the Spot Mixtape 1