Illmind Interview on the Producergrind Podcast. We had !llmind pull up on us in Atlanta for the exclusive interview. We talked about his come up starting in 2005 and the struggle of how long it took him to get placements as a producer. He dropped some BIG GEMS on how to keep a positive mindset and how to come up with a plan as a producer but still be able to go with the flow by having patience and faith.
He spilled more PRODUCER GEMS on what a bad publishing deal looks like and the importance of making good financial moves with any money you receive as a producer.
1:04 First Time Making Beats
3:15 Illmind Making beats In Pro Tools
7:18 Real Life Networking and Connecting With Peers
14:07 Train You Mind To Respond Positively
22:00 Setting Specific Goals and Letting Go of Control
– Finding Purpose
29:13 Working with Jay-Z and Beyonce
– Production Credit
32:39 The Growth of The Producer Community
– G-Unit’s Major Role
– Drum Kits
43:10 Using Sample Loops as a Crutch?
45:39 OFFICAL !LLMIND Blapkits x Producergrind Melody Sample Pack
– Download: http://bit.ly/illgrind
46:15 Expanding To Being More Than a Producer
48:26 Signing a Bad Publishing Deal (MDRC)
– No Lawyer
– MDRC Pub Deal
– Example of Things To Watch Out For
– Examples of Good Deals
58:03 The MOST IMPORTANT part of the Podcast
– Producer Business Advice
– Producer Financial Advice
– Step by Step
1:10:45 If you STARTED OVER TOMORROW what would you do?
Be sure to checkout more illmind videos including his music producer podcast BlapChat