Tag Archives: Hip-Hop

Episode 15: Fixing buildings & producing albums with Dug Infinite

How do you balance restoring an abandoned building with creating an album from the ground up? You get your A&R to chip in on fixing the plumbing. Dug Infinite shares the story behind making the album “Accept Your Own & Be Yourself (The Black Album)” which he co-produced with No I.D. in 1997. Dug’s story … Read more

Dilla on National Donut Day

On National Donut Day it’s only right to give a nod to great J Dilla. He recorded his album Donuts in the summer of 2005, in the hospital while being treated for lupus. It’s one of those albums that gets better with time. Whether it’s how he freaked a sample, or how he wove in … Read more