Thank You Dr. Funkenstein!

This past Thursday I had the pleasure of watching George Clinton & P. Funk Allstars perform at the Watermark Hotel in New York City. Since I heard rumors that this would be his last tour, I needed to get a READ MORE…

Scratch Magazine TV presents… The Common Beat Tape

COMMON:THE BEAT TAPE PROJECT by TheBeatTapeProject The good brothers at TheBeatTapeProject.com and Scratch Magazine TV have put together their latest series of beat tapes. This time, the crew assembled instrumentals that would fit Chicago legend Common (the artist formerly known READ MORE…

X The Incredible – Rhymes Like These (feat. AsherNaut)

Check out the new track by from Dallas rapper X The Incredible featuring AsherNaut. X makes plenty of 90’s references in this throw back track, produced by Ill Tal. Miss the good old days of boom bap? Check this one READ MORE…

Privilege Music Presents – THE BEAT DOWN

The clothing apparel group Privilege has just released a new instrumental compilation entitled The Beat Down, mixed by fellow DJ/producer Jony Fraze. The compilation is a 36 minute mix of beats with several names you’ll recognize including !llmind, M-Phazes, J57, READ MORE…

Ill Tal Finalist in Guilty Simpson Remix Contest

It seems I was chosen as one of the top 5 finalists in the 2DopeBoyz – Guilty Simpson Remix Contest. A few weeks ago Coalmine Records/2DopeBoyz decided to hold a contest for who can remix Guilty Simpson‘s “On The Run“. READ MORE…

Carl Roe - Bruja (produced by Ill Tal)

Seattle-based rapper Carl Roe has released his newest video “Bruja” (Spanish for witch) produced by Ill Tal. Roe explores his love/hate relationship with the music industry over a haunting piano loop and gritty drums. The track is filled with plenty READ MORE…

BoomSny – BoomTronix (prod. by Ill Tal)

Peep the new video from the homey Boom Sny of Savage Regime. The beat and scratches are provided by Ill Tal (me). Boom and myself go a little crazy in this one, rocking a few different outfits including – mad READ MORE…

Savage Regime – Punching Bag prod. by Ill Tal

Check out the new track from the homies Savage Regime. This is not for your weak laptop or smartphone speakers! The track consists of that trademark underground, Savage Regime sound that is slowly growing it’s fanbase. The duo trade verses READ MORE…