Beat Studies Podcast
By B.J. Alden
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The Beat Studies Podcast is a radio style interview program for hip-hop heads, and music lovers from all walks of life, to experience meaningful and insightful conversations with vocalists, producers and industry professionals who create the music and culture that we love. Join host BJ Alden and his guest scholars of distinction as they explore the stories and feelings beyond the track.
||ExplicitYung Matthew Does What He Feels||Yung Matthew came from a house full of music growing up in rural Alabama. He cut his own musical teeth while cutting records on some cheap turntables shortly after high school. Throughout the years, he learned to compose, perform and engineer music ...||11/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanInside Duran Jones's Magic Community||Duran Jones and I have known each other for over ten years and have worked on a ton of music together as we were coming up and honing our craft. Today we reflect on this history and catch up on new projects as he returns to the same lab where we spent .||8/30/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitLook out for Grandaddy's Shotgun||A informal and informative talk with rapper turned producer/rapper Jay Quest shortly after putting the wraps on his forthcoming album "Granddaddy's Shotgun". We talk about his inspiration and process of taking the leap into production after years in th.||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||ExplicitFrom the A to LA with Ozy Reigns||When a young and inspired Ozy Reigns visited Atlanta from Columbia, South Carolina, he was walking through the mall with his fiend and former rap partner, Tweet. That day they were star struck as they ran into Outkast, Ice Tea, and Tracey Lee. “I’m||4/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|