Hilary Rosen, CEO of RIAA (1998-2003) , Talks About Music Industry During Napster Era

Posted by on Feb 19, 2017 in blog | No Comments

A super thank you to Hilary Rosen for taking the time to talk with me! Hilary was the CEO of the RIAA from 1998-2003 (during the explosion of music piracy.) she was the face of the industry at a time when that wasn’t especially cool. She received enough death threats that she had to start […]

Underground Rap Legend, Benefit, Tells His Story For the First Time Ever

Posted by on Jan 29, 2017 in blog | No Comments

The Real Story of Underground Rap Legend, Benefit, Will Finally Be Told! Jed and Benefit via @BroodBabyJed If you listened to hip-hop in 1999/2000 AND downloaded music using Napster, it’s likely you’re at least somewhat familiar with hip-hop’s biggest mystery, Benefit. If you visit his website (http://benefitofficial.com) you’ll find a bio that points to urbandictionary.com, […]

Ghostface and His Swimming Pool Problem

Posted by on Feb 18, 2016 in blog | No Comments

At some point or another you may have wanted to buy a glass-bottom swimming pool. And i get it. But not so fast, Michael Phelps. My buddy Ghostface Killah and I made a little animated squiggly video to help explain why that might be an unwise decision. I also made some other rap animation videos […]

Lemonade was a Popular Drink

Posted by on Jan 25, 2016 in blog | No Comments

And it still is. I’m creating a series of short animated videos centered around rap lyrics. If you have any suggestions, shoot me an email! This is a classic line by Guru of Gang Starr from the song “DWYCK” featuring Nice & Smooth.

Merry Christmas and a Happy Solstice

Posted by on Dec 23, 2015 in blog | No Comments

Here’s a quick video Christmas card I made: I did the majority of the animation in Photoshop. If you have any questions about how I did it, feel free to shoot me a message. Jed