Category: Hip Hop & Beat Making Program

Recording Connection mentor Atlanta

Sheldon Ellerby on the Atlanta Hip Hop scene, Studio Etiquette & The Old-School Engineering Approach

Recording Connection mentor Sheldon Ellerby is a true hip hop/R&B veteran—first cutting his engineering teeth on the pioneering hip hop scene of New York/New Jersey, then migrating to Atlanta, one of hip hop’s most...

From Maryland to LA and back: Recording Connection grad Scott Wimbrow Takes his Production Skills back Home!

Recording Connection graduate Scott A. Wimbrow has worked with the likes of Dej Loaf, Yung Gleesh, Johnny Cinco, PnB Meen, JoseGuapo and Fat Trel and others. He’s also just dropped a mixtape with rap...

Luis Pacheco Recording Connection

Tips on Hip-Hop Production from Recording Connection mentor engineer/producer Luis Pacheco

Recording Connection mentor Luis Pacheco is one of our top go-to mentors for students who are interested in studying EDM and hip hop production. Teaching students out of The Hideout in Las Vegas, NV—a...

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia on Ableton and Elemental Creative Urges

Recording Connection mentor Joey Paranoia is a DJ, artist, and producer who’s worked with artists like Randall M. Nexus, and David Christopher from the Rabbit in the Moon. A highly skilled Ableton Live artist...

RRFC INTERVIEW: Recording Connection mentor Don Heru on the Art of Producing and Working with Artists

Recording Connection mentor Don Heru is a busy producer/engineer who works in several of the top recording studios in New York City, working with artists like Trinidad James, Mack Wilds, and more recently a...

Recording Connection mentor and students Collaborate to Bring Hip Hop to Forefront of Nashville music scene

Music industry veteran and Recording Connection mentor Ric Web is on a mission. And he’s taking some of his students and graduates along with him. The mission: Bring hip-hop to the forefront in Nashville,...

Recording Connection mentor Jason Intille

Recording Connection mentor Jason Intille on Different Mixing Styles and the Benefits of In-Studio Learning

Recording Connection mentor Jason Intille’s (aka J-INTELL) career has evolved to the point that he’s now one of the most in-demand mixing and mastering engineers in the bay area. As the founder of Omina...

Stepping it up: Recording Connection student Isaac Patton crosses the barrier

Like so many people now working in the industry, Recording Connection student Isaac Patton of Chicago, Illinois grew up around music—growing up in church, singing in the choir. But his interest in the production...