Behind the scenes: Va D’Vil Project

A couple years back I had a chance to collaborate on a musical project with multiple artists. It was an eye opening project for me in that it was the first complete project I’ve produced without sampling. Sampling has always been a huge part of my production process, being able to create with raw sounds and melodies, chopped drum sounds, and patterns I don’t normally use, it had a profound impact on my approach to producing not only songs, but albums.

The project is called Va D’Vil (based on Vaudeville). To listen to the full album:

I produced the music, they produced the words, this is a snippet of how it went down: