On Episode 107, today's guest hails from Chicago Illinois. He's a DeeJay, Producer, R&B Lover, Lazy Corporate by day, 90s Sitcoms / Anime fanatic and more. Please welcome Cozy Cole G. to the show. Enjoy and check the links below!
During this episode, we chopped it up about his music journey, inspirations, aspirations and more. Cole G. grew up in Detroit, Michigan & Chicago, Illinois watching his amazing Great-Grandmother (Juanita Harvey/102 yrs old) play the piano, his Mother (Singer) and Father both music lovers and his older brother (Blaksmith) exposing him to more conscious music throughout the 90's & 2000s. He got exposed to a plethora of staples in music like, Janet Jackson, Ready for the World, New Edition, Chaka Khan, Luther Vandross, Anita Baker, Kanye West, and more. Learned the Trombone in school band and some piano via YouTube University. He names his Greatest Beats of All Time from 'The Inside' by 14KT feat. Tiffany Paige from The Golden Hour & 'Through the Wire' by Kanye West from The College Dropout. He names his Beatmaker/Music Producer Superheros like Kanye West, Illingsworth, Q-Tip, 14KT, J Dilla, B4Lasers, Radicule, and more. Cozy Cole G. creates music using different samplers like Native Instruments Maschine MK3 & SP404s and more.
Cozy Cole G gave creator details about albums some of his like '3LBs Beat Tape Vol. 2, 'Universal Mastery', 'Need For Space' and what it was like creating inside a global pandemic. Cole G. left crazy jewels, inspiring words for Beatmakers and detailed what's in store for the rest of 2023.
Cozy Cole G’s Gems:
1. Take your production to another level with Fiverr
2. Listen to music that feeds your soul
3. Don't be scared to perform
4. Build momentum and keep going
Intro Track: 'Red M3' by Kreatev from Chillhop Essentials Fall 2023 by Chillhop Music
Featured Music: Various tracks from Cozy Cole G’s Music Discography (Available Here)
Social Media: @Cozycoleg
Edited, Mixed and Mastered by Gldnmnd
Podcast Website Link: The Rec Show Podcast