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Hi!  I'm Lee.  Welcome to my blog.  Here we talk music: news, reviews, interviews, tips, tutorials and more.  I'm also working on the upcoming podcast  Influenced  as a guest, writer and researcher alongside music aficionado Mark Williams and friends.  Watch this space! I have been a lover of music for as long as I can remember, an amateur lyricist for 25 years, a music writer for 15 years and a hobbyist musician and blogger for almost 10 years. My tastes range from jazz to house to hip hop and I love helping artists from all genres develop their sound. My music, videos, reviews and interviews have been featured in a variety of magazines and websites, including: B-Boy Tech Report Gimme That Beat Humanhuman Audio Skills Dream House Beats Where Did the Road Go Beat Tape Co-Op Push Power Promo Drum Magazine You can find my music on Bandcamp: Monkey Mind Sounds AKA LeeTNB And you can find me on Facebook: The New Beatmaker page Lee's personal page

Make Hip Hop Beats: 'Reclaiming the Remix w / Maschine': Yogi Talks G. Dep's 'Let's Get It'



The latest must-see episode of the hugely popular Dubspot series hosted by Shareef Islam.

In this episode, another of hip hop's most underated producers, Yogi (Cru, P Diddy's Hitmen) discusses one of his biggest productions, 'Let's Get It', for G. Dep, Diddy and Black Rob.

Without giving too much away, Shareef and Yogi discuss the Harlem shake, the Korg Triton and the ASR-10 and more, before Shareef breaks down his take on the classic.  If you're looking for help on LFO and automation, this episode will especially be of value to you.

One of my favourite Bad Boy anthems, 'Let's Get It' is both minimal and epic at the same time.  I especially love how the tension of 'Let's Get It' is released here and there, courtesy of the dramatic Teddy Riley-style string/synth stabs.

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Yogi Talks G. Dep's 'Let's Get It'Video: dubspot.com
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