Tag Archives: Pierce Freelon

Bull City to Brazil

Check out Pierce and Apple Juice Kid’s performance in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil at Rio+Social. Read more about the performance on OpenSource.com (Open Beats Rock Brazil”) and Durham News (“Samba Sample, Rap). Welcome back home fellas!Continue Reading

Tar Heel Tracks

16 North Carolina artists were sampled in the Beat Making Lab’s Shuffle Magazine sponsored debut album Tar Heel Tracks (download album here). Congrats to Pierce and Apple Juice for a dope album and for raising 5k to start a Beat Making Lab in Congo. Check out Tar Heel Tracks:Continue Reading

Freelon Teaches Beat Making Lab at UNC

Pierce¬† is teaching a Beat Making Lab in UNC’s Music Department with beat battle champion Apple Juice Kid this Spring semester 2012. Originally founded by Dr. Mark Katz and AJK, the course teaches 20 lucky students how to produce music using the open-source software Audacity, Reason 6 and Abelton Live. Like on facebook.Continue Reading