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7 Websites To Help You With Indie Music Discovery

7 Websites To Help You With Indie Music Discovery

Recently we launched Digital Digging, a new series dedicated to finding the hidden music gems on the Internet. I learned finding great new music is not a difficult task, but perhaps a bit time consuming. Especially with all of the conventional mainstream methods, pumping the hottest music of the moment straight to your mobile devices […]

Digital Digging: October Edition

Digital Digging: October

Introducing ThinkDope’s newest series, Digital Digging, where we roundup 5 songs we’ve found digging through the virtual crates of the Internet. In our inaugural edition I show some music from a few A3C artists I’ve discovered as well as some awesome tracks.

Behind The Keys: Metro Boomin - Original Photo by Cam Kirk

Behind The Keys: Metro Boomin

Every month I’m faced with the ever difficult decision of picking just one of the many producers I could feature for our Behind The Keys series. With our trip to the A3C impending it seemed fitting to choose someone who will be in attendance for this month’s feature and one named popped right out at me. Leland […]

ThinkDope's A3C Playlist

ThinkDope’s Official A3C Playlist

For many of us at ThinkDope, hip hop has had a strong influence on our lives. For me personally it has been a guide – a way for me to keep calm and escape the noise around me. Between life and working hard on the site the noise has been getting hard to ignore, and […]

Behind The Keys: Nate Fox

Behind The Keys: Nate Fox

From construction worker to hit producer, Nate Fox easily makes it onto my list of respected producers. Nate Fox never imagined this hobby he started at 14, would introduce him to the career of his life. All it took was one person to tell Nate Fox that his first song ever was cool, and that […]

9 Must-Have Productivity Apps

9 Must-Have Productivity Apps

Every where we turn we run into a distraction. Our precious time shouldn’t be wasted with these simple distractions such as having too many options on note taking, having temptation to browse the web, or just being unorganized, and letting time slip by without a way to track it. These 9 must-have productivity apps will […]

Behind The Keys: WondaGurl

Behind The Keys: WondaGurl

This is the third installment of my Behind The Keys series and I’ve got to tell you, there are tons and tons of talented producers out there. I’m beginning to notice a pattern forming in this series. When I look into these producer’s lives, they all have a similar trait. They embrace their passion for creating masterpieces […]

Breaking Down 5 of The Best Music Streaming Services

Breaking Down 5 of The Best Music Streaming Services

Smartphones, tablets, and iPods all helped take our love for music mobile. Physical storage space is an issue of music’s past as we can fit massive collections of our favorite jams in our pocket, however downloading, organizing, and transferring our collections onto our mobile devices is a daunting task that simply takes too much of our precious time. To help, a growing number of companies are […]

9 Industry Defining Video Games

With a plethora of games being published each year, video games have grown into a massive industry. However many games go unnoticed, overshadowed by the years biggest blockbusters of proven franchises. Many of these franchises are good, but stick to the same old formula. Once in a while a standout game slips out and ends up […]

Production with Logic Pro X

A Quick Start Guide to Production with Logic Pro X

While it looks pretty basic for power users used to other digital audio workstations, Logic Pro X is a pretty intimidating piece of software for new users. However, once you familiarize yourself with the layout you’ll realize how easily extensive Logic really is. In this quick start guide to production with Logic Pro X, I […]