PBS Anywhere

Providing Support for PBS.org

Beat Making Lab

Panama: Meet the Kids Behind the Beats

2:36

Yaci, Osvaldo and Darin - three Panamanian youth - go from cowbell to MPC while learning the skills to become beat makers. Check us out Wednesdays for more stories, and beats from Panamanian festivals, schools and prisons. In Portobelo, Panama a Beat Making Lab was established at La Escuelita Del Ritmo.

Episodes of Beat Making Lab22

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

See all Episodes