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Beat Making Lab

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Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab #FijiChallenge w/ Walshy Fire of Major Lazer

Beat Making Lab

#FijiChallenge w/ Walshy Fire of Major Lazer

Beat making challenge number two - Moombahton beat from Fiji samples.

2:48

#FijiChallenge w/ Walshy Fire of Major Lazer

2:48

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Sampling w/ Flip Flops and Ski Beatz

Beat Making Lab

Sampling w/ Flip Flops and Ski Beatz

A man in Fiji hits a PVC pipe with a flip flop, and his sound meets a 17-year-old drummer.

Sampling w/ Flip Flops and Ski Beatz

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Trapped In Paradise

Beat Making Lab

Trapped In Paradise

The Beat Making Lab crew meets Fijian rapper/producer Dave Lavaki (aka Mr. Grin).

Trapped In Paradise

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Heartbeats of Fiji

Beat Making Lab

Heartbeats of Fiji

Ben searches for purpose, Masi follows a dream. Fiji Beat Making Lab brings them together.

9:59

Heartbeats of Fiji

9:59

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Behind The Beat: First Beat Making Lab (2011)

Beat Making Lab

Behind The Beat: First Beat Making Lab (2011)

The first Beat Making Lab was launched at UNC-Chapel Hill in the Fall semester of 2011.

2:28

Behind The Beat: First Beat Making Lab (2011)

2:28

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Mashup: National Anthems

Beat Making Lab

Mashup: National Anthems

US National Anthem [Star Spangled Banner] + Black National Anthem

1:34

Mashup: National Anthems

1:34

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Walshy Fire [of Major Lazer] Wants Your Riddims

Beat Making Lab

Walshy Fire [of Major Lazer] Wants Your Riddims

Make a dancehall riddim out of our Kora sample.

1:19

Walshy Fire [of Major Lazer] Wants Your Riddims

1:19

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Get Your Drums Right

Beat Making Lab

Get Your Drums Right

One of the cardinal rules of beat making is: start with sampled, not factory, drum sounds.

2:31

Get Your Drums Right

2:31

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Health Worker Beat

Beat Making Lab

Health Worker Beat

Ina, a Senegalese student, takes a field trip to an Intrahealth hospital to make a beat.

2:00

Health Worker Beat

2:00

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Beat Making Challenge #2: Kora Riddim

Beat Making Lab

Beat Making Challenge #2: Kora Riddim

Now it's your turn to create a riddim from a sampled kora.

2:02

Beat Making Challenge #2: Kora Riddim

2:02

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Female Hip Hop Crew Makes Beats in Senegal

Beat Making Lab

Female Hip Hop Crew Makes Beats in Senegal

"The people need a female rapper," says Toussa, the president of GOTAL.

2:44

Female Hip Hop Crew Makes Beats in Senegal

2:44

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Behind the Beat: Portobelo

Beat Making Lab

Behind the Beat: Portobelo

Behind the scenes of the production of the music video for the song, "Portobelo."

4:02

Behind the Beat: Portobelo

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Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Portobelo (music video)

Beat Making Lab

Portobelo (music video)

During a blackout in Panama, we filmed this amazing video with Yomira.

Portobelo (music video)

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Episode 1: Goma, Congo

Beat Making Lab

Episode 1: Goma, Congo

Professor Pierce Freelon and Apple Juice Kid make beats with youth in DRC, Africa.

2:56

Episode 1: Goma, Congo

2:56

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Prof. Angel Sound Prison Beats Interview

Beat Making Lab

Prof. Angel Sound Prison Beats Interview

Here is the full story about beat maker and DJ, Professor Angel Sound.

2:26

Prof. Angel Sound Prison Beats Interview

2:26

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Field Trip: Prison Beats

Beat Making Lab

Field Trip: Prison Beats

In this video we make a beat in a Panamanian prison with Professor Angel Sound.

1:51

Field Trip: Prison Beats

1:51

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Diablos (music video)

Beat Making Lab

Diablos (music video)

Beat produced and lyrics written by the youth of Portobelo, Panama.

3:05

Diablos (music video)

3:05

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Beat Making Challenge #1: Accordion Trap

Beat Making Lab

Beat Making Challenge #1: Accordion Trap

Meet Martin, a young accordion prodigy from Portobelo.

2:21

Beat Making Challenge #1: Accordion Trap

2:21

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Panama: Meet the Kids Behind the Beats

Beat Making Lab

Panama: Meet the Kids Behind the Beats

Yaci, Osvaldo and Darin - three Panamanian youth - go from cowbell to MPC.

2:36

Panama: Meet the Kids Behind the Beats

2:36

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Exclusive Zenga (Music Video) by Flamme Kapaya

Beat Making Lab

Exclusive Zenga (Music Video) by Flamme Kapaya

Zenga, is a global dance anthem by Congolese maverick guitarist Flamme Kapaya.

2:45

Exclusive Zenga (Music Video) by Flamme Kapaya

2:45

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab What's In the Backpack?

Beat Making Lab

What's In the Backpack?

A Beat Making Lab is an electronic music studio small enough to fit in a backpack.

1:32

What's In the Backpack?

1:32

Video thumbnail: Beat Making Lab Cho Cho Cho (Music Video) filmed in Goma, Congo

Beat Making Lab

Cho Cho Cho (Music Video) filmed in Goma, Congo

Cho Cho Cho is the first music video by the youth of Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Cho Cho Cho (Music Video) filmed in Goma, Congo

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