The Drum Broker Presents – Illmind – Man Behind The BLAP (Mini Documentary)


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The Drum Broker ( presents ‘Illmind – Man Behind The Blap’ a short documentary on hip hop producer, entrepreneur, and educator Illmind.

Illmind discusses his come up in the music business, the LA Celebrity B.L.A.P. showcase, production equipment, influences, major label placements, & the musical style of the man behind the BLAP.

Director Ryan Calavano tailed Illmind to the celebrity B.L.A.P showcase in Los Angels capturing exclusive footage and Illmind’s narrative of the LA Celebrity B.L.A.P. showcase that featured appearances by Dr. Dre, S1, DJ Khalil, Mr. Porter, and many more!

From LA, we follow Illmind to New York City for the ‘iStandard Beast of the Beats x Beat Camp Convention’ where Illmind shares his industry insight with both up and coming and established producers.

Finally, Illmind wraps things up expanding on the BLAP Brand and what the future holds for one of the industries hardest working producers and visionaries.

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!llmind x Blap DrumKits


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!llmind talks about the new Blap-Kit craze, the Blap Kit Platinum Club and more.


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Marketing Your Music Online


Screen shot 2014-01-16 at 11.47.47 AMDJ Pain 1 and !llMind discuss the importance of branding and social media marketing for independent artists, producers, rappers and anyone else who is trying to create a presence in the music industry.

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Rhythm Roulette with Illmind


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NYC based beatsmith Illmind links up with Rhythm Roulette and picks out 3 records to sample to make a beat. After putting the ceremonial blindfold on and running his fingers through stacks of vinyl,  Illmind created a dope beat out of a sample by Patti LaBelle.

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Behind The Rhymes interview w/ Illmind





Illmind talks about his production origins, placing “The Morning” record on G.O.O.D. Music’s “Cruel Summer” Album and how producers can get their music heard. Illmind was also presented and honored with the iStandard influence Award.


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