Check out I2G’s exclusive interview with producer, Info56.
I2G is here with Info, how’s it going?
info :going pretty good, on a crazy high right holding my music on vinyl.
Tell me a little bit about how you got your start in music and who are some of your musical influences.
info : all started off writing poetry than looking to music to provide that canvas for my rhymes. later gaining interest in production. learning of another side of music and all the greats who’ve came before like dj premier dilla madlib hip hop wise. and learning song structures and just good music from people like the beatles barry white and so many others.
Do you have any upcoming albums getting ready to release?
info : yes I have an instrumental album ready to release on 4/20. digitally and on vinyl. called Southwest, in honor of the part of detroit I was raised in.
Do you have any more upcoming videos?
info : yeah i’ll be releasing a video for the title track Southwest. showcasing my part of detroit
What are your current thoughts on the music industry?
info : just like any other time in the music, theres good and theres bad. theres artist following the trends and theres those who are influenced by the todays culture and mold it into their own sound. its all on personal taste. some people like to eat cheap fast food others don’t mind to spend on a nice 5 star meal. same goes for music.
What is currently playing on your playlist musically?
lately been listening to freddie gibbs new project “you only live twice” that really gets me in the zone. also listening to marv won’s “soundtrack of autumn”. also the new thundercat and niko is’s “people who break hearts”
Do you have any shows or tour dates?
nah I dont. i have crazy schedule with work and only have time to fully do music in the winter. which is coming to a close and I gotta return to the normal man grind.
What is your website information?
you find the new release on our label website jedihigh.com
Appreciate the interview, any last words or shout outs?
be sure to check out the instrumental album by myself info56 called Southwest and get a taste of detroit. thank you for the interview and appreciate you reaching out!