VintageVibe.com Video Feature

When you have vintage gear that’s older than you, things tends to break and wear out. Luckily, places like VintageVibe exist to make parts that haven’t been in production since the 70’s. After purchasing plenty of tips, tines, and various READ MORE…

Da Villins – Top Flight [prod. by Ill Tal]

Check out the new joint from Brooklyn’s own Da Villins produced by me! The duo trade verses over a grimy jazz sample with a gritty drum break. For those not familiar, Da Villins are the only artists on Sean Price‘s READ MORE…

Ill Tal – Don’t Be a Crab [instrumental]

New beat up! Have a feeling this will be a polarizing beat, some people will love it, others will think it’s weird/corny, but w/e, that’s what making beats is all about. Took a chance on a still sealed, strange looking READ MORE…

Savage Regime – Cypher Bureau

Cypher Bureau by Savage Regime Check out the new project by underground hip-hop group Savage Regime. The project features 15 tracks of raw, gritty, militant/anarchy/conspiracy theory rap. 9 of the beats were provided by yours truly and go back as READ MORE…

Looking for Beats?

Below are beat snippets available for lease or exclusive rights. Prices are shown in the “description” of the beat currently playing. Once you’ve selected a beat, scroll to the bottom of the page and submit the request form. Ill Tal READ MORE…

Ill Tal – Bunch of Wimps [Instrumental]

Posted a new beat up! This one actually contains no samples (other than the drums). Used the Arp Omni MK1 synth setting (LFO and ADSF engaged) to get a very Warriors-esque synth line. Used an electric guitar through a wah-wah READ MORE…

Ill Tal – Story to Tell [instrumental]

Just posted up a new video/beat! Beat features a fast paced drum loop with cymbal rides over a sinister loop. I played the loop on my Rhodes MK 2, and layered a vibraphone chord underneath from my Roland Phantom. The READ MORE…

Ill Tal – Many Faces (Instrumental)

Posted up a new beat titled “Many Faces“. I played my Wurlitzer 200 through an Electro Harmonix efx tremelo pedal for the main loop. Then, I added live bass guitar (played through a Fender amp and recorded via mic) and READ MORE…