Lamarcus J Says He Gave Alabama It’s Sound, Making $10k Off His First Beat, Getting Shot

Lamarcus J Says He Gave Alabama It’s Sound, Making $10k Off His First Beat, Getting Shot

Lamarcus J “Off The Porch” Interview

Last week we sat down with Alabama producer Lamarcus J for an exclusive “Off The Porch” interview! During our conversation he talked about growing up in Birmingham, starting off as a rapper, engineering for other artists, do’s and don’t for artists when working with an engineer, being hands on an as engineer, explains why engineers should get publishing, starting to make beats 3 years ago, his first placement being TLE Cinco’s “All The Money”, getting $10k for the first beat that he ever made, being influenced by Zaytoven, Kanye West & 808 Mafia, being the creator of the Alabama sound, bringing his hustling skills from the streets to the music industry, preferring to make his beats alone, opening his own studio in Birmingham, getting shot when leaving his studio, that incident making him stop smoking, explains how his deal with Think Its A Game Records came about, the pros of being singed to a label as a producer, his new project ‘Class In Session Vol. 2’, bringing Alabama rappers together, explains what its like working with Big Yavo, shares advice for upcoming producers & engineers, upcoming Alabama producers to keep an eye out for, and much more!

Lamarcus J

DGB Media

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Interview by Haze of DGB

Shot by Brandon Collins

“Off The Porch” is Dirty Glove Bastard’s exclusive interview series where artists, producers, DJs & industry insiders are given a platform to tell their unfiltered story. Dirty Glove Bastard was created in 2007 to shine more light on the buzzing, regional music scenes in the South & Midwest.

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