If you win a flash beat contest, you get the option to have a blog post written about you! Brad Tipsword is a 3x P5Audio Flash Beat Contest winner. Read on to learn more about this talented music producer!
Brad Tipsword is the Producer/Engineer/Founder of B Transformed Productions. His music days started in grade school and have continued ever since, playing and singing for different bands and choirs throughout high school and now after.
He is a graduate of Full Sail University in Winter Park, FL with a degree in Recording Arts. Since graduating from Full Sail he has been an assistant engineer and Pro Tools engineer on several projects for Real Trax Recording Studios in Davenport, IA, as well as many independent engineering projects.
In 2008 Brad started producing tracks for a local hip-hop artist and from there has continued to develop his craft in the area of Hip-Hop/EDM production. In the winter of 2011 Brad started B Transformed Productions. With the help of a couple local producers he hopes that B Transformed will provide artists with tracks that offer a new and unique blend of styles ranging from Dubstep, Hip-Hop, House, Pop and Rock.
For production Brad uses Pro Tools 8 as his main DAW and sequencer. He uses a wide variety of soft synths and plug-ins from Native Instruments (Maschine, Massive, Kontakt), Waves (SSL, Kramer-Tape, JJP, CLA) and Izotope (Ozone). He has also amassed a good collection of P5 Audio releases including Dubstep Monster, Dubstep Los Angeles, Hood Runnas: MayBach Edition vol. 2, Atlanta Burning, and Big Studio Drums just to name a few.
Brad lives in Rock Island, Illinois with his wife Beth and two children Morgan and Reagan.
Listen to a taste of Brad’s production…