About The Founder

Ramon "!llmind" Ibanga Jr. is a 2x Grammy Winning/7x Grammy Nominated multi-platinum music producer who's worked with artists such as Kanye West, J Cole, Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Beyonce & Jay-Z, Future, Lil Uzi Vert, Romeo Santos, Lin Manuel Miranda (Hamilton + Moana) 2 Chainz & many more. He is the founder of "Blap-Kits" and "BidPacks NFTs", a series of "beat-making" tools available for music producers which eventually helped pioneer the now multi-million dollar per year "drum kit & sound pack" industry. As a consistent advocate and voice in the music production world, his weekly Spotify podcast "Illmind Put The Loop On" boasts a die-hard music producer driven following, including industry special guests such as Boi-1da, Murda Beatz, Ryan Leslie, Russ, Brian Michael Cox and many more. He is also known for traveling to various cities, bringing together up-coming music creators in "secret studio locations" to network, vibe, play music & engage in their creative community.


WHY DID YOU CREATE BLAPHOUSE?

"As a music producer and entrepreneur, one of the most important components to my career is to connect with people. Technology is evolving at such a rapid pace. I wanted to create a space to utilize the power of virtual and augmented reality to bring creative people together. This is only the beginning!" - Illmind