Success in the music industry rarely happens by accident. In order to achieve consistency and greatness, it takes time to master the craft. Rick Ross, Zaytoven, and Ray Murray have all mastered their craft in some form or fashion. Ray Murray introduced the Dungeon Family sound to hip-hop as a member of the production trio, […]
Tune in for a live broadcast as Craft Syndicate presents a music master class with Rick Ross, Ray Murray and Zaytoven.
Are you an aspiring artist waiting on a chance to work with some of the hottest artists and producers in the game? Well, Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters is looking for you. Craft Syndicate has teamed with some true star power in the music industry for the 5th edition of their mentorship and collaboration competition. […]
Quigi Theodore (Brooklyn Circus), Host Bevy Smith (Page Six), Dreu Beckemberg (Beckemberg Cricket Club) (Photo Credit: A1 Visuals) Several of the nation’s most stylish ladies and gents were front and center at The Space NYC in Brooklyn, New York for the collection unveiling for Quigi Theodore of the Brooklyn Circus and Craft Syndicate by Dutch […]
The hip-hop elite, celebrities, and top influencers recently joined Don Cannon and Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters to celebrate the culmination of his project with who he calls a stand-out music producer with a unique captivating sound. Craft Syndicate is a social platform for creatives to engage and learn; the key driving force being a […]
Producers are the architects of hip-hop. A beat that is perfectly crafted can move crowds, make musical legends, and define a generation. Don Cannon teamed up with Craft Syndicate powered by Dutch Masters, a nationwide competition that pairs up-and-coming creatives with established entrepreneurs, to find the next great producer. On July 24, Dutch Masters will honor Koji The Bandit at the Craft […]
Dungeon Family legend, record executive and Craft Syndicate judge Kawan Prather tells rolling out what it takes to be a master of his craft. [jwplatform M5JPnE4h]
Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters wants to give a mentorship opportunity and a $15K grant to aspiring music producers. Craft Syndicate returns celebrating its second year and is searching for innovators with an unwavering commitment to making their dream a reality. Craft Syndicate looks to share the craft by pairing an aspiring music producer with […]
“Fresh beats, dope music and years of grinding is how Cannon Music was born,” says master producer Don Cannon. “That’s why I joined Craft Syndicate, a collection of entrepreneurs looking to celebrate the newest creators from the fashion, music, art and film industries.” DJ Don Cannon and Craft Syndicate are offering a game-changing partnership and […]
[jwplatform 9Mx7Ryzf] Photographer Sean Cokes has an impressive eye for detail. He shares his artistic motivations in this exclusive interview with Dutch Masters for their innovative Craft Syndicate movement.
[jwplatform 66pn0xBM] Designer Alexander John shares his creative inspirations with the world in this exclusive interview for Craft Syndicate.
DJ Big X has over 20 years of experience when it comes to dee jaying and moving the crowd. As the President/CEO of Coalition DJs, DJ Big X seeks to discover innovative ways to take the culture of dee jaying to new heights. During a recent performance at a Dutch Masters event in Miami, DJ […]
N.O.R.E. has found a second act after establishing a legitimate career in rap. The Queens, New York native gained prominence in rap after releasing top hits such as “N.O.R.E.,” “Super thug,” and “Nothin.’” His debut album, N.O.R.E, was certified platinum and led to collaborations with artists such as Pharrell, Swizz Beatz, and Lil Wayne. But […]
For Jadakiss, his love for music came when he was introduced to it by family members. “[I fell in love with rap] by hearing the music they were playing as I was growing up,” Jadakiss said. “They introduced me to hip-hop. My early influences range from The Furious Five, Run-D.M.C., [and] The Sugar Hill Gang. When it came to R&B, it was The Whispers and Luther Vandross. My mom was playing that music at the crib.”
Legendary designer Jeff Staple was tapped by Craft Syndicate by Dutch Masters — which celebrates the worlds of fashion, music, film, art and design — to search out, select and mentor an aspiring master in a design incubator. He worked with breakout design talent Alexander-John, known for his work with Jay Z’s Brooklyn Zoo. Staple is the founder […]
Jeff Staple stands as one of the top creative forces of this generation. He is the founder and creative director of Staple Design and Reed Space and serves as CCO of Intertrend & Imprint Lab. During his career, his work has been honored and displayed at places such as Soho House, SneakerCon Legends, High Museum […]
Dutch Masters recently honored the winner of its Craft Syndicate initiative with a celebration and unveiling at Extra Butter in New York. Jeff Staple teamed up with Craft Syndicate to find a designer to mentor, collaborate with, and inspire. With the help of industry judges such Fonzworth Bentley, Sean Malcolm, “Hawaii” Mike Salaman, and Jocelynn […]
Hugo “Juice” Tandron always knew that styling hair in some form would be in his future. During his early teenage years, Juice experimented on himself by cutting his own hair in different styles and designs. It was a way for him to express himself, but it also allowed him to develop a craft at an […]
[jwplatform 8Pb7qeYB] Fonzworth Bentley interviews Alexander John as they talk style, Jay Z and Craft-Syndicate.