The FreeGame Producer’s Podcast

The FreeGame Producer’s Podcast

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The Free Game Producers Podcast is for record producers, music entrepreneurs, and songwriters as discussions include making music, and the business thereof. This is a free flowing, unscripted conversation designed to explore a range of topics and uncov…


The FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 117 ft. Needlz
Apr 7 • 54 min
Multi-Platinum, Multi-Grammy Award Winning Producer @ProdbyNeedlz swings by the FreeGame Podcast and breaks down his incredibly focused path from business school to music business school, to producing for everybody from Cardi B to Bruno Mars, 50 Cent,…
The FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 116 ft. Symbolyc One
Feb 19 • 57 min
2x Grammy winning, multi-platinum super producer Symbolyc One joins us for the latest episode of the FreeGame Podcast! He discusses dealing with failure, quitting his job, working with Kanye, Eminem + more, and the importance of taking action, while…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 115 ft. Nard & B
Jan 31 • 51 min
Grammy Nominated super producers Nard & B join us in episode 115 of the FreeGame Producer Podcast! We discuss their work with major artists and independent artists, how they continue to build on their successes, and why having multiple streams of in…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 114 ft. Focus
Jan 3 • 71 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea sit down with Focus to discuss the future of producers, how to survive in the streaming age + more. Mark Byrd and CJ Plays join the conversation to discuss the current state of the music industry and how you can pos…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 113 ft. Audio Anthem
Nov 29, 2019 • 49 min
WLPWR and Brian Onrea chat with the king of the sample pack game - Audio Anthem - in episode 113 of the Free Game Producer Podcast!**** Subscribe for more episodes ➡️ http://bit.ly/2yHyiCi ****Topics discussed include:- Working with dave east, araabMUZ…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 112 ft. Young Fyre
Nov 25, 2019 • 51 min
In episode 112 of the Free Game Producer Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea chop it up with multi-platinum super producer Young Fyre (Lil Wayne, T-Pain, Britney Spears, Jaden Smith, etc)Young Fyre Career Highlights: Jaden Smith - “Batman”T-Pain - “RevolveR”…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 111 ft. Drumma Boy
Oct 1, 2019 • 65 min
On this episode we chat with multi-platinum, Grammy nominated super producer Drumma Boy, who’s credits include Rick Ross, Gucci Mane, T.I., 2 Chainz, Birdman and more.**** Subscribe for more episodes ➡️ http://bit.ly/2yHyiCi ****Drumma Boy Career…
The Airbit FreeGame Producer’s Podcast Episode 110 ft. Supah Mario
Sep 16, 2019 • 32 min
Free Game Podcast Episode 110 Recap On this episode we welcome back new super producer, Supah Mario to the show. Mario has produced bangers for Drake, 2Chainz, Young Thug, Jeezy, Wyclef, etcSupah Mario Career Highlights:Young Thug - “Wyclef Jean”…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 109 ft. Stroud
Feb 4, 2019 • 36 min
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 109 ft. Stroud by WLPWR & Brian Onrea
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 108
Jan 28, 2019 • 21 min
Another weekly episode with the Grey Matter Collective team!
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 107
Jan 21, 2019 • 30 min
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 107 by WLPWR & Brian Onrea
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 106
Jan 15, 2019 • 30 min
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 106 by WLPWR & Brian Onrea
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 105 ft. Fort Knox
Jan 7, 2019 • 60 min
On this Episode we welcome Event Host & Brand Ambassador Fort Knox as well as Event Producer and artist manager Tarik “Big Tah” Scott to the show. They discuss:Fort Knox being born in the Bronx, NY and being raised both there and AtlantaHow hip hop…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 104 pt. 2
Dec 31, 2018 • 43 min
Interviews with the Grey Matter Family at the Holiday Celebration!
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 104 holiday Celebration
Dec 24, 2018 • 51 min
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 104 holiday Celebration by WLPWR & Brian Onrea
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 103
Dec 17, 2018 • 25 min
This week WLPWR, Brian Onrea, and London Elixur discuss what’s new in music production and business.
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 102
Dec 10, 2018 • 25 min
On this episode WLPWR, London and Brian chop it up aboutWhat’s coming up for 2019New Music Releases from Meek Mill, Lil Baby, Earl Sweatshirt, etcIs it good to put out multiple full-length projects in a year? Have the rules changed?Complex releases the 50…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 101 ft. Kreatev + bonus interviews from 100th Episode
Dec 3, 2018 • 42 min
Podcast 101 Recap On this episode welcome music producer, Kreatev to the show. Topics discussed include him growing up in Atlanta and being heavily influenced by Jazz Music. How he got into production and making early beats on cakewalk software. The…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 100 Celebration Bonus Interviews
Nov 26, 2018 • 49 min
Part 2 of our 100th Episode Celebration is dedicated to the listeners of the Free Game Podcast and all of our friends that are affiliated with the movement. At our meet up we asked every single producer, artist, and creative to stop by for a quick…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 100
Nov 19, 2018 • 46 min
This episode is special. We recorded this live at our 100th Episode event in Atlanta, GA. We had so many dope producers fall through. In part 1 we managed to get interviews for this episode from producers:Streetrunner (Fat Joe, Meek Mill, Royce da…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 99 ft. Rufin Tshinanga
Nov 12, 2018 • 52 min
On this episode we welcome music business entrepreneur and artist manager Rufin Tshinanga to the show. We discussed:His influences growing up and how he developed a love for music and event promotion. Attending the University of Georgia and how he started…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 98 ft. STLNDRMS
Nov 5, 2018 • 48 min
One this episode we welcome producer STLNDRMS to the show. We discussed:Growing up in Detroit and Pennsylvania and what his musical influences wereStarting out as a rapper and how that led him to becoming a producerWhat his first piece of gear was and…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 97 ft. Tasha Catour
Oct 29, 2018 • 33 min
On this episode we welcome Grammy Award winning producer/songwriter Ta$ha Catour! Topics discussed include:Her musical influences growing up in AtlantaInitially singing in church and hot that led into songwriting Connecting with an early Future and…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 96 ft. Tracklib
Oct 22, 2018 • 59 min
On this episode we welcome welcome, live in studio guests Tracklib ceo Par Almqvist and Deborah Mannis-Gardner ceo of DMG Clearances (Sample clearances) They discuss:The state of music sampling and the need for changeWhat is Tracklib?How easy it is to use…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 95 ft. Andy Cohn
Oct 15, 2018 • 60 min
On this episode we interview the President and Publisher of The Fader Magazine, Andy Cohn. This was such a great conversation! Topics discussed included:Him growing up with a love for music and how that translated into a passion for music journalismHis…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 94 ft. Kawan “KP” Prather
Oct 8, 2018 • 85 min
On this episode we welcome legendary record executive Kawan “KP” Prather to this show. KP has not only been instrumental in the crafting of what Atlanta music is today, he’s works with artists like Usher, OutKast, TLC, John Legend and Pharrell among many…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 93 ft. Nick Fury
Sep 17, 2018 • 55 min
On this episode we welcome legendary producer Nick Fury (Nas, T.I., Fat Joe, Lil Kim, etc) to the show. We discuss:Growing up in New Jersey and what his musical influences wereHow an 8th grade songwriting class inspired him to write music How he first…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 92 ft. Fuse 808 Mafia
Sep 10, 2018 • 67 min
In this episode we welcome producer Fuse from the 808 Mafia (Big Sean, Future, Gucci Mane, etc) to the podcast. We discuss:Him growing up in NYC and what his musical influences wereHow he initially started producing musicHow 808 Mafia’s Southside heard…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 91 ft. Marzeratti
Sep 3, 2018 • 47 min
On this episode we welcome producer Marzeratti (Big Sean, Rae Sremmurd, Jay-Z, Rick Ross, etc) to the show. They discuss:His introduction to music and when he began to take it seriouslyMeeting Mike Will Made it and landing his first 2 placements with…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 90 ft. Cappriccieo M. Scates
Aug 27, 2018 • 85 min
This episode was recorded before a live audience at the Gray Matter Collective Studios in Atlanta. WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome record industry executive Cappriccieo M. Scates aka “Capp” to the show. They discuss:Developing a love for music while growing…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producers Podcast Episode 89 Ft. busbee
Aug 13, 2018 • 77 min
On this episode WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea welcome songwriter and producer Michael Busbee (Katy Perry, Rascal Flats, Pink, Timbaland, etc) to the show. They discuss:How he got his start in music engineering at a local studio and who his…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 88 ft. Kevin Cossom
Aug 6, 2018 • 53 min
On this week’s episode, WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea welcome 4x Grammy nominated songwriter Kevin Cossom (Beyonce, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, etc) to the show. They discussGrowing up in Florida and being trained for music at an early ageGetting…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 87 ft. Mr. Hanky
Jul 30, 2018 • 67 min
On this episode of WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie and Brian Onrea welcome producer Mr. Hanky (producer of Lil Duval’s “Smile Bitch” smash) to the show. They discuss:Growing up in Atlanta and being classically trained to play music at Southern University Going to…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 86 ft.Mad Skillz
Jul 23, 2018 • 52 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview hip hop veteran Skillz aka Mad Skillz! They discuss:The early hip-hop scene in Virginia and how he got into being an MCThe kinship among Virginia hip hop alumni like himself, Timbaland, Pharrell, The Clipse,…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 85 ft. DJ Burn One
Jul 16, 2018 • 65 min
On this episode WLPWR, Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea sit down with DJ Burn One in his return to the podcast. They discuss: His recent production of the “If You Want It” record off of the Superfly movie soundtrack. How he has entered the world of…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 84 ft. Benny D
Jun 25, 2018 • 134 min
On this episode, WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie and Brian Onrea catch up with DJ, producer, actor/screenwriter Benny Demus aka Benny D. They discuss.His upbringing and influences growing up in the US Virgin IslandsMoving to Atlanta and pursuing his music…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 83 ft. Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd
Jun 18, 2018 • 69 min
On this episode WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea interview Multi-Platinum and Grammy Award winning songwriter Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (Justin Beiber, Usher, Chris Brown, 112, etc) to the show. In this exclusive interview they discuss:The trial and…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 83 ft. Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd
Jun 18, 2018 • 69 min
On this episode WLPWR, Tai Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea interview Multi-Platinum and Grammy Award winning songwriter Jason “Poo Bear” Boyd (Justin Beiber, Usher, Chris Brown, 112, etc) to the show. In this exclusive interview they discuss:The trial and…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producers Podcast Episode 82 ft. S.O.S.
Jun 11, 2018 • 100 min
On this episode WLPWR, Saint Boogie, and Brian Onrea welcome emerging producer Stacey “S.O.S.” Owens to the show. They discuss:His musical background and influences growing up in DetroitBeing discovered at a young age by Mario Winans and leaving Michigan…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 81
Jun 4, 2018 • 70 min
Welcome back fam! A new Free Game Podcast is here!WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome new co-host, music industry journalist Tai aka Saint Boogie to the show. On this episode they interview her and discuss:Growing up in Haiti and moving to Florida as a kidHer…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 80 ft. Nate and Charity
Jan 21, 2018 • 49 min
On this episode we welcome producer duo Nate & Charity to the show. This talented up and coming production team dropped some gems on us that all up and coming producers could benefit from. They discuss:Being from different parts of Texas and eventually…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 79 ft. AnonXmous
Jan 15, 2018 • 46 min
On this first Free Game Podcast of 2018 we welcome multi-platinum, grammy nominated producer AnonXmous Nicki Minaj, Beyonce, Chris Brown) to the show. In this inspirational discussion they talk aboutHis growing up in Brooklyn, NY and what his early…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 77 ft. Sikwitit
Dec 26, 2017 • 85 min
Podcast 77 RecapMERRY CHRISTMAS FAM!!! On this episode WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea welcome in studio, super dope up and coming producer Sikwitit. They discuss:His musical influences growing up in the Dallas, Texas areaHow he got his chops up by…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 76 ft. Ian Burke
Dec 18, 2017 • 97 min
This episode was very special as it was the very first of our “Free Game Live” series where we record with an in-studio guest in front of a live audience. This was a good one. WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea welcome legendary record executive Ian Burke…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 75 ft. J. Hatch, Black Bell Beats, and Chris Wellz
Dec 10, 2017 • 74 min
On this special episode WLPWR, Travie and Brian Onrea welcome J.Hatch from iStandard to the show for a live, in studio interview. No stranger to the show, Hatch discusses in detail the beginnings of iStandard and some of its events such as Beat Camp and…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 74 Ft. Stat Quo
Nov 20, 2017 • 70 min
On this episode WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea welcome rapper turned major record executive Stat Quo to the show. There was lots of free game dropped here. They discuss:His musical influences growing up in AtlantaStudying marketing in college and how he…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 73 Ft. Blanco The Ear
Nov 12, 2017 • 44 min
On this week’s episode, WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea talk with hit songwriter and vocal producer Blanco The Ear (Monica, Childish Gambino, Ludacris, etc). This conversation is both very motivational and super hilarious at the same time. His upbringing…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Bonus Episode 72 ft. Brenk Sinatra
Nov 10, 2017 • 38 min
On this bonus episode we talk to super dope European Producer Brenk Sinatra (MC Eiht Which Way Iz West main producer). Topics discussed include.Growing up in Austria and what the music scene is like out thereHow listening to hip hop helped him learn…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 71 Ft. Micah Wyatt
Nov 5, 2017 • 85 min
On this episode of the podcast, WLPWR and Brian Onrea are joined in studio by audio engineer Micah Wyatt (Big Krit, Young Jeezy, Bobby V, etc) Several topics are discussed this episode such asRIP Keith Wilder. He left an important impact on R&B musicWLPWR…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 70 Ft. DECAP
Oct 30, 2017 • 64 min
On this episode WLPWR, Travie, and Brian Onrea continue to gel as a new collective as they tackle the latest in music production and business. They welcome producer Decap (Joyner Lucas, Talib Kweli, Royce da 5’9) to the show. They discuss:His upbringing…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 69 Ft. K-Def
Oct 24, 2017 • 93 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with legendary producer K-Def (worked with Marly Marl, Lords of The Underground, Monie Love, Positive K, Craig Mack, Shabba Ranks, Ghostface Killa, Old Dirty Bastard, UGK, Diddy etc) In this amazing conversation,…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Miniseries: Pay the Producer Part 4
Sep 20, 2017 • 59 min
Pay The Producer Part 4On this episode of the Free Game Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea continue the “Pay The Producer discussion” This week they discussed:YouTube RevenueHow to collect?How many views do you need on your page?What companies collect this…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Miniseries: Pay the Producer Part 3 ft. Six Figga Digga
Sep 11, 2017 • 100 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea continue the Pay The Producer series. In part 3 they interview multi platinum producer Six Figga Digga (Young Guns “Cant Stop Wont Stop”, 50 Cent “Many Men”, Jay - Z “What They Gonna Do Part 2” Big L “American Dream”)…
WLPWR’s Free Game Producer Podcast Mini series: Pay the Producer Part 2 ft. Chuck Hester aka Chalo
Aug 31, 2017 • 95 min
Episode 65 RecapPay The Producer Part 2In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk continue with part 2 of the Pay The Producer series. They topic this week is revenue streams for the producer. They discuss in detail:Points on a record…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Miniseries: Pay the Producer Part I ft. Smitti Boi
Aug 24, 2017 • 104 min
Pay The Producer: First StepsOn this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome producer Smitti Boi (Nick Grant, Cee Lo Green, B.O.B, Cassidy, etc) to the show. We are starting the Pay The Producer series with a powerful part 1!!! We discuss what are the FIRST…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 64
Aug 16, 2017 • 54 min
In this special episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea focus on the ongoing controversy regarding producers getting paid properly in the music industry (hip hop in particular) They discuss:What are producer fees?When an artist or label pays for a beat, do they own…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer’s Podcast Episode 64
Aug 16, 2017 • 54 min
In this special episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea focus on the ongoing controversy regarding producers getting paid properly in the music industry (hip hop in particular) They discuss:What are producer fees?When an artist or label pays for a beat, do they own…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 63 Ft. Irvin Johnson
Aug 9, 2017 • 65 min
On this episode of the podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview award winning mastering engineer Irving Johnson of Columbia Sound Mastering. They discuss:Coming from Columbia South Carolina and how he taught himself about ear training and recording at a…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 62 Ft. Bandplay
Aug 2, 2017 • 31 min
On this episode of the podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview producer Band Play (Young Buck, French Montana, Boosie, etc) They discussed:Growing up in Tennessee in a musical family and what his influences wereHow he initially got into producing…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 61 Ft. WLPWR And Brian Onrea
Jul 28, 2017 • 64 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discussThe sudden suicide of Linkin park singer Chester Bennington and the ongoing mental health topic in the music industry. (Rest in Peace)New Music Released from Tyler The Creator, Meek Mill and Lana Del RayHits…
WLPWR’s Freegame Producer Podcast Episode 60 Ft. Dr. Evo
Jul 19, 2017 • 99 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview up and coming producer Dr. Evo (Snoop Dogg, Redman) They discussHis musical influences growing up on the west coastTeaching himself to play instruments by watching his family membersHow he got into music…
WLPWR’s FreeGame Producer Podcast Episode 59 Ft. Motif Alumni
Jul 13, 2017 • 37 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview up and coming producer Motif Alumni (Maino, Uncle Murda, Fat Joe, Lloyd Banks) They discussHis musical influences growing up in New YorkLearning to play music at an early ageWhat made him get into production…
Free Game - The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode #58 Ft. Supah Mario
Jul 5, 2017 • 71 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Supah Mario (Drake, Young Thug, Jeezy, 2 Chainz, etc) They discuss: His musical influences growing up in South CarolinaHow he got started producing musicMaking the decision to move to Atlanta to…
Free Game - The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode #57 Ft. Major Seven
Jun 29, 2017 • 71 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview producer Major Seven (Future, Rick Ross/Jay-Z) They discuss: His early musical influences and how he began making beatsWhere he got the name Major SevenHow he got connected with R&B legend Keith Sweat and…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 56 Ft. DunDeal
Jun 26, 2017 • 72 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview producer Dun Deal (Young Thug, Migos, Cash Out, A$AP Mob, etc) They discuss His upbringing in both Los Angeles and Atlanta and what his early musical influences wereHis early career as a rapper, getting…
Free Game - The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 55 Ft. M16
Jun 15, 2017 • 48 min
On this episode of the Free Game Podcast, WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome super producer M-16 to the show. M-16 has produced his for Jeezy, 2 Chainz, Jay-z, and Andre 3000 among others. In this discussion they talk about: Growing up in Tuscaloosa, Alabama…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 54 Ft. WLPWR & Brian Onrea
May 31, 2017 • 64 min
On this episode of the podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea once again discuss the happenings in the world of music production and business. Drake dominates the Billboard Music Awards and has been on the Hot 100 list every week for the past 8 years.Do great…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 53 Ft WLPWR & Brian Onrea
May 22, 2017 • 66 min
On this episode of the Free Game Producer Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea catch up what’s going on in the music and business world. They discuss:The progress on the WLPWR / 808 Supply Co. / Grey Matter Collective facility buildout and fundraising…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 52 Ft. Symbolic One
Apr 20, 2017 • 48 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview Grammy Winning, multi-platinum producer Symbolyc One aka S1 (Kanye West, Beyonce, Eminem, The Game, Madonna Drake, etc). They discussed:His musical influences growing up in Waco, TexasHis early work as an…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 51 Ft. Carmen Rizzo
Apr 6, 2017 • 53 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea speak with Producer, artist, electronic musician, composer, DJ, remixer, and two-time Grammy nominee Carmen Rizzo. Carmen has had a very eclectic career, from writing, engineering and programming on Seal’s classic…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 50 Ft. Sonny Digital
Mar 31, 2017 • 42 min
Episode 50On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview super dope producer Sonny Digital. Sonny exploded on the scene in 2011 producing the song Racks for YC. He has produced hits for 2 Chainz (Birthday Song), ILoveMekkonen (Tuesday), Future (Same Damn…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 49 Ft. Amond “AJ” Jackson
Mar 22, 2017 • 88 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea chop it up with audio engineer, videographer and studio owner Amond “AJ” Jackson. This was recorded live in the studio that he owns, Salem Psalms in Atlanta. Salem Psalms is a full service studio and has been a…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 48 Ft. SYKSENSE
Mar 15, 2017 • 51 min
On this episode, WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview multi-platinum, Grammy nominated producer Syksense (Drake, Bryson Tiller, MGK, etc). They discuss:His musical influences growing up in Nashville, TennesseeThe hip-hop production scene in NashvilleGetting…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 47 Ft. Edsclusive
Mar 1, 2017 • 55 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Edsclusive. Coming straight out of Miami by way of New Orleans, Edsclusive had a break out year in 2016, producing the hit records All The Way Up (Fat Joe/Remy Ma) and Holy Key (DJ Khaled/Big…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 46 Ft. Isaac Hayes III
Feb 16, 2017 • 120 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome producer, songwriter, entrepreneur and voice over actor Isaac Hayes III to the show, live in studio!The son of the legendary Isaac Hayes, “Ike Dirty” has produced and composed records for Lil Scrappy, The Ying…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 45 Ft. Chad Cnote Roper
Feb 8, 2017 • 77 min
On this Episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome Producer/Engineer/Songwriter Chad “C-Note” Roper to the show.A Milwaukee native. C-Note earned a Bachelors of Science Degree in Chemical Industrial Engineering from Florida A & M University, where he met…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 44 Ft. Al Sherrod AROD Lambert
Feb 2, 2017 • 79 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview multi-platinum songwriter Al Sherrod Lambert aka A-Rod. Lambert has written hit records for Jamie Foxx, Fantashia, Mary J Blige, Ariana Grande among others. In this very inspirational discussion he talks…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 43 Ft. Burn One
Jan 23, 2017 • 81 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with Atlanta music staple and Producer DJ Burn One. They discuss:His musical influences growing up in Atlanta Getting his start DJ’ing while working in Supersounds record shop as a teenHow he got the name “Burn…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 42 Ft. Kato
Jan 17, 2017 • 51 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with Kato the Producer (Dizzy Wright, Jerren Benton, Roscoe Dash, etc.) They discuss:His musical influences growing up in VirginiaHis brief stint as a childhood actorHow he started producing musicMoving to…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 41 ft. Milk n Sizz
Jan 11, 2017 • 117 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome in-studio guests MILK+SIZZ. The Grammy award winning, husband/wife, songwriting and production team give an amazingly inspirational interview. They discuss:Growing up in different parts of New Jersey…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 40 Ft. Beat Billionaire
Jan 4, 2017 • 46 min
Happy New Year! On the first episode of 2017 WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome Grammy Nominated, multi-platinum MMG (Maybach Music Group) producer Beat Billionaire on the show. They discuss:Growing up in Virginia and what his early musical influences wereHow…
2016 End of Year Free Game Producers Podcast episode 39. ft WLPWR & Brian Onrea
Dec 31, 2016 • 90 min
Happy New Years Eve!Thanks for checking out our end of the year podcast. On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea reflect on 2016! They discuss:WLPWR Brand HighlightsHis working relationship with Big KRITWorking on Laura Reed’s projectLaunching the…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast Episode 38 Ft. J. Hatch
Dec 22, 2016 • 56 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview Jason Hadshian aka J.Hatch from iStandard. They discuss.Him growing up in NYC and being influenced by hip hop during it’s golden ageHis early years in the game as a recording artistWorking as an intern for…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 37 ft. Henny
Dec 15, 2016 • 87 min
On this Episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Henny (Tha Bizness) and they discuss:Him growing up in Seattle and learning to play music in churchMoving to Atlanta to attend Morehouse College How education plays a role in what he does…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 36 ft. Dow Jones
Dec 7, 2016 • 88 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview producer Dow Jones (Tha Bizness). They discuss:His musical Influences growing up in SeattleThe Seattle hip hop producer sceneHow he got his start as a DJ and networked his way to meeting major recording…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 35 ft. Abe Batshon
Nov 30, 2016 • 76 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk to BeatStars CEO Abe Batshon and they discuss.Him growing up in the Bay Area of California and being neighbors with the legendary Spice-1His initial job working for music distributor Ingrooves as an intern turned…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 34 Ft. Black Metaphore
Nov 22, 2016 • 49 min
Happy Thanksgiving! On this episode of the podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Black Metaphor and they discuss:His music influences growing up and why he chose the name Black MetaphorHis early production equipment and what he uses nowHis…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 33 Ft. Tec Beatz
Nov 14, 2016 • 80 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview producer Tec Beatz (Tamar Braxton, Cy Hi Da Prince) They discuss.His early musical influences growing up in Gainesville, GaDissecting his first piece of music equipment and how he got the name Tec…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 32 Ft. My Guy Mars of 1500 or nothing
Nov 2, 2016 • 64 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Mars from the production team 1500 or Nothin’ and they discussHow he got his start playing instruments in churchHooking up with the other members of 1500 or Nothin’ and the interesting story of how…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 31 Ft. Swiff D
Oct 25, 2016 • 80 min
On this episode, WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk to 2 time grammy nominated producer Swiff D (Pac Div, 50 Cent, Schoolboy Q, etc) They discuss:His early influences growing up in Ontario, CaliforniaHow playing the drums morphed into him making beats on FL…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 30 Ft. Shannon Sanders
Oct 19, 2016 • 65 min
On this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with Grammy Award winning, multi platinum producer Shannon Sanders (India Irie, John Legend, Heather Headley etc). They discuss:His early musical influences being a Tennessee nativeHow he got his start in…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 29 ft. Needlz
Oct 11, 2016 • 82 min
This week we have super producer Needlz. They discussGrowing up in Lansing, Michigan and what his musical influences were His time DJ’ing in college at FAMU and FSUHis inspirational reason for coming up with the name NeedlzHis shift from producing in…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 28 ft. Keyz
Oct 5, 2016 • 50 min
On this episode WLPWR and Onrea talk with super dope producer Keyz from the UpperClassmen (Omarion, Beyonce, Drake, Kid Ink, Sean Paul, etc). In this laid back, down to earth conversation they discuss:His musical influences growing up in Buffalo, New…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 27 ft. Gregg Smith SESAC
Sep 28, 2016 • 50 min
On this Episode, WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with Greggory Smith, Director of Writer and Publisher relations for performance rights organization, SESAC. In this very informative episode they discussHow he got his start in the music industry going from the…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 26 ft. Erik “Rook” Ortiz of the Justice League
Sep 21, 2016 • 86 min
Happy Birthday WLPWR! As we celebrate the big homies birthday (9-19) we are dropping a very special episode with Erik “Rook” Ortiz from the super production group, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. League (Rick Ross, Mary J Blige, Jeezy, 2Chainz, etc) This was an in depth…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 25 ft. SAP the Beatman
Sep 14, 2016 • 31 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea Interview producer Sap (Mac Miller, Game, Schoolboy Q, Fat Joe, Meek Mill) and they discuss The symbolic meaning of the name SAPHis musical influences coming from Delaware and how he got started producingWorking with…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 24 ft. Nottz
Sep 7, 2016 • 47 min
On this episode of the podcast, WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with multi-platinum and grammy winning producer Nottz (Snoop Dogg, Dr. Dre, Kanye West, Busta Rhymes, Game, etc.) They discuss.His Virginia upbringing and musical influences How he was initially…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 23 ft. The Fr3shmen
Aug 30, 2016 • 84 min
On this episode, WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview the production team The Fr3shmen (Cassie, Jeremih, Twista, etc) In this very motivational conversation, they discuss:Early influences growing up in the Chicago music scene and the Chicago soundJuggling…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 22 ft. Wendy Day
Aug 24, 2016 • 66 min
On this Episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea speak with Rap Coalition founder Wendy Day. They discuss:What Rap Coalition isWhat constitutes a bad record dealHer thoughts on 360 dealsThe oversaturation of producers and the losing of leverage for producersWhat it…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 21 ft. Krunkadelic
Aug 17, 2016 • 49 min
In this episode of the Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea chop it up with producer Staybent Krunkadelic (Jamie Foxx, Ludacris, Nelly Furtado, etc.)! They discuss:His Brooklyn New York upbringing and early musical trainingLearning the ropes and paying dues…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 20 ft. JIM JONSIN
Aug 10, 2016 • 38 min
On this week’s episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea welcome super producer Jim Jonsin. They discuss:His early beginnings and musical influences growing up in south FloridaStarting his first label as a teenager and touring the countryWhat it took to break through…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 19 ft. Knoxville of the Olympicks
Aug 3, 2016 • 62 min
In this episode of the podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea interview Knoxville of the platinum production team, The Olympicks (Rick Ross, Lil Wayne, Big Sean, A$AP Rocky, etc.)They discuss:His early musical influences coming up in DetroitThe current hip-hop…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 18 ft. DJ Toomp
Jul 27, 2016 • 41 min
On this episode of the free game producers podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with legendary producer DJ Toomp (MC Shy D, Poison Clan, T.I. Kanye West, etc). He discusses:His early influences being the son of an R&B singerHow hip hop first hit Atlanta and…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 17 ft. Eduardo “Emix” Hernandez
Jul 19, 2016 • 47 min
In this episode we are joined by Rick Ross’ head of audio at MayBach Music Group, Eduardo “E-Mix” Hernandez (Luke, Trick Daddy, Trina, Meek Mill, Bizzy Bone, etc). He discusses:His beginnings and how he got started in Engineering which led to his…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 16 ft. SupaDups
Jul 13, 2016 • 32 min
In the episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea talk with producer Supa Dups (Drake, Mary J. Blige, Rihanna, Akon, Eminem, John Legend, Bruno Mars, etc). In this hilarious interview, the Controlla co-producer talks about:His Jamaican origins and growing up in Miami…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 15 ft. Thom “TK” Kidd
Jul 8, 2016 • 72 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:The serious times in our country right now and the importance of unity.The overwhelming abundance of positive feedback for www.WLPWR.com and the Sin Drum Kit.Recent legislative fights for artists rights and…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 14 ft. StreetRunner
Jul 6, 2016 • 43 min
On this weeks’s Podcast WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:The new WLPWR.com website. Why he changed the spelling of WillPower to WLPWRWhat to expect from the new websiteThe launch of the Sin Drum sound kit today!!!Talked with StreetRunner about:Being…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 13 ft.The Honorable CNOTE
Jul 1, 2016 • 34 min
On this week’s Double Up episode of The Free Game Producer’s Podcast, WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:The BET Awards winners, losers, and performancesThe recent change with the Grammy Awards where streaming only projects will be considered for…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 12 ft. !LLMIND
Jun 29, 2016 • 38 min
!llmind Podcast RecapIn this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:The launch off www.freegameeveryday.com The upcoming release (July 6th) of WLPWR’s “SinDrum” sound kitSince discussing sound kits, it was only right to bring on the sound kit king, super…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 11 ft. Focus…
Jun 15, 2016 • 49 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea get a chance to chop it up with major producer, Focus!!! His credits include Dr. Dre, Beyonce, Jennifer Lopez, Busta Rhymes, Christina Aguilera, The Game, 112 and many more.…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 10 ft Deborah Mannis - Gardner
Jun 8, 2016 • 70 min
In this episode of the Free Game Producer Podcast, WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:-WLPWR’s recent trip to NYC and networking with the D.I.T.C. crew, Illmind, Focus, and Rook from JUSTICE LEAGUE- The recent tragedy involving Troy Ave and what the mindset…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 9 ft Miles Walker
Jun 1, 2016 • 42 min
In this Episode, WLPWR talks to renowned mix engineer, Miles Walker. Miles’ mixes have sold millions of records and has earned him multiple Grammy awards. His clients literally is a who’s who in music and include Beyonce, Ludacris, Ne-Yo, Plies, Jeezy,…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 8 ft Mekeba Riddick & Trinidad James
May 24, 2016 • 73 min
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 8 ft Mekeba Riddick & Trinidad James by WLPWR & Brian Onrea
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 7 ft Lord Finesse
May 18, 2016 • 60 min
This Weeks Free Game Producer Podcast @WLPWR and @BrianOnrea discuss:- WLPWR getting in the lab with Big KRIT and Rick Ross- The importance of beat selection for hip hop artists - WLPWR breaks down music publishing and its relevance to the songwriter,…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 6 ft Big K.R.I.T
May 11, 2016 • 54 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss:WLPWR working with Laura Reed (@Laurareed) in Nashville Drake’s View’s album review and notable producers ( @ovo40 @boi1da )What happened to producer T-Minus?Rittz’s (@Rittz)new album thoughtsPetition for…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 5 ft Sound Oracle
May 4, 2016 • 90 min
On this Free Game episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss WLPWR’s trip to LAWorking with West Coat heavy hitters like The Game, Problem, Candice Pillay, Etc.Where he was when he found out about Prince’s passing and the impact it made on the world.Beyonce’s…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 4 ft. Donnie Scantz
Apr 20, 2016 • 67 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea speak with record producer Donnie Scantz. Donnie is two time Grammy Nominated, and has an incredible discography. Donnie speaks on the importance of education, adding professional value, and providing undeniable…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producers Podcast episode 3 ft. AntmanWonder
Apr 12, 2016 • 53 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss…- The Twenty88 project from Big Sean and Jhene Aiko, The Producers involved and the business behind the release.- Streaming services and their numbers- Great conversation with Free Games first guest, record…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 2 ft. WLPWR
Apr 5, 2016 • 49 min
In this episode WLPWR and Brian Onrea discuss…- How WLPWR started his production business in South Carolina, the “big move” to Atlanta, his ATL hustle, and how he eventually “got on” - The big break and first major record placement- Regrouping from…
Free Game- The WLPWR Producer’s Podcast episode 1 ft. WLPWR
Mar 30, 2016 • 55 min
Welcome to the first episode of WLPWR’s Free Game, The Producers Podcast! In this episode record producer WLPWR (Eminem, Wiz Khalifa,Big KRIT, Yelawolf, and more)gives up his story on how he started his journey in the music business. WLPWR talks about how…