MP3 MidNyght - IndoeSmoke Productions Presents MidNyght
This cat might remind you of ,Xzibit with a touch of,DMX and alot of chi-town flavor. See what happens when IndoeSmoke Productions picks a street battle rapper from the east side of Chicago, and laces him with some of the most clever beats.
15 MP3 Songs
HIP HOP/RAP: Rap, HIP HOP/RAP: Hardcore Rap
Planted: January 2001
Growin’ Where: In the “CHI”
Harvest: The Present to Infinity
Goal: To show this world what we got
This hard hitting and versatile dynamic Duo, works with the most abstract of artists to the most hardcore M.C.’s. IndoSmoke Productions can even flip the script by dropping soulful R&B Ballads, fusing them with sounds of Jazz and/or Hip Hop and doing it with ease. Currently, IndoSmoke Productions works on new ways and formats for producing a stylistic system of sounds never heard before.
Conceived out of talent and nurtured by a love of music, these two producers, each having different takes on music; make up an incredible and diverse team. As the name insinuates, hear IndoSmoke Productions and become high and addicted to the sound known as, IndoSmoke
MEET THE TEAM:
Ayinde Woods (“N-Doe”)
Residence: Chicago, Illinois
Description: Mellow, Laid Back, Creative
Area of Expertise: Hip-Hop (East Coast), Hardcore (Midwest), Abstract Beats
Weapons of Choice: MPC2000xl, Korg Triton, Technique 1200 Turntables, D.J. Mixer, and Saxophone
Influences: Issac Hayes, James Brown, DJ Premier, Pete Rock, J.D., Marley Marl, DJ Magic Mike, the Legendary Trak Masters, and Dr. Dre.
Credo: “Actions speak louder than words.”
Marcus Dixon (“Smoke”)
Residence: Chicago, Illinois and Atlanta, GA
Description: Energetic, Outgoing, Perfectionist, Musically Gifted (plays the piano by ear and takes piano lessons).
Area of Expertise: R&B, Hip Hop (East/West Coast), Gangsta (Midwest), Ass Shaken Beats
(Dirty South), and Jazz.
Weapons of Choice: MPC2000xl, Korg Triton, Pro-Tools LE, Audio Suite Plug-ins, Moog Synthesizer, and Trumpet.
Influences: Barry White, Willie Hutch, Curtis Mayfield, Quincy Jones, Gamble and Huff, Issac Hayes, Babyface, Jermaine Dupri, Teddy Riley, Rodney Jergens, Earth, Wind, and Fire, Marvin Gaye, Tu-Pac, Big, and Outkast.
Credo: “I can show you better than I can tell y’a.”
“It’s not what you know. It’s who you know.”
“Who you know what gets you there.”
“What you know is what keeps you there.”