#TheHobbit – Behind the sound & music


#Diplo – #IMS #Ibiza #2012 – #Interview

Thomas Wesley Pentz better known by his stage name Diplo, is a Philadelphia-based American DJ, producer, and songwriter. He also founded and manages record company Mad Decent.

IMS had the pleasure of inviting Diplo to be interviewed by Joshua Glazer (Urb). A artist that has pushed the boundaries in all aspects of the music business from being one of the first social media advocators on twitter, staring in a blackberry commercial, producing for Beyonce to giving away free music as a means of promotion. He tells the IMS audience how he started it all and where hes going to take it.


#Baauer #Interview – #HarlemShake #Succes
Baauer talks “Harlem Shake” and recent viral internet success with Music Talks. He also opens up about some aspects of his life that you’ve surely never heard before, including a celebrity crush, his guilty music pleasure and how he came up with the name Baauer.


Making Of: #Hit-Boy x# Beyoncé – “#BowDown” x “#IBeenOn”

Nardwuar interviews Skrillex in Vancouver, BC, Canada.

 

Kiss The Ring,DJ Khaled studio documentary of the track ”Hip Hop”.
Shaheim Reid,Scarface,DJ Khaled and Jadakiss also further comment on the track.
Seriously waiting on this..

Pharrel Williams and Rick Ross in the studio, Pharrell gives some good advice.

ASAP Rocky talks about the need for producers in this time and sounds of producers.

Harlem rapper A$AP Rocky and his crew play laser tag and do some freestyling in a Queens arcade in this installment of “Selector”.

 

“WHAT about an audiobook?” Pharrell Williams asked, sitting at the head of a conference table at the Park Avenue South offices of Rizzoli as he looked at the nearly finished galleys for an October release called “Pharrell: Places and Spaces I’ve Been.”

Here was a lavish coffee-table book filled with images of the many products he has designed in collaboration with other artists and fashion designers, and interviews between Mr. Williams and the likes of Jay-Z, Anna Wintour and Zaha Hadid, which do not exactly lend themselves to the narrative treatment. But why not?

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