About Soundmind: A Producer/Emcee that lives in the DMV area while making catchy soulful music. SoundMind started out as a Poet and all around Musician that is not shy of trying an instrument. He comes from a family of music makers, his Dad John actually plays in several bands in the DMV area. His Instrument of choice is the Piano in which he can play extremely well by ear. His sound has many textures and feels to it, and it always evolves more and more daily. His influences are the following: Triple P/ Pete Rock/ Jay Dee/ Kev brown/ Oddisee/ Q-tip/ Boonie Mayfield / 14kt/ swiff D/ Pharaoh Monche / 9th wonder/ Black Milk / Robert Glasper and many more. His Goals is to continue to make great music and keeping the DMV on the Map through his music!