Dominic “I.S” Brooks, formerly known as “Vyral” and “Kronik”, is a well-rounded Jamaican audio connoisseur, wearing a plethora of hats in the music and sound industry such as Songwriter, Performing Artiste, Sound Designer, and Recording/Mixing/Mastering Engineer.
Brooks began his quest for audio mastery at a young age through his deep passion and zeal for composition and delivery. This manifested into a slew of notable accomplishments such as charting on Music World Radio’s Top 20 countdown (peaking at #2), inking the theme song and being the face of Jamaica’s National Under 17 World Cup Football Team, performing on “The Greatest One Night Reggae Show on Earth” (Sting), being interviewed and highlighted by UK based media powerhouse BBC 1Xtra as “young artist on the rise”, et al.
His passion and accomplishments led him to delve into the professional and technical aspect of the audio and music business, sharpening his tools by marrying industry standard knowledge and expertise with his innate and undeniable talents as a creator. As a result, Brooks graduated from the world-renowned Full Sail University as class Valedictorian with a Bachelor of Science in Recording Arts, boasting a 3.8 GPA and receiving The Course Director’s Award in Session Recording. He is also Pro Tools certified.
Currently, Brooks is a Partner and Chief Engineer at oneJAHnre Music Group (OJMG), an independent label based in Tampa, FL and Kingston, Jamaica, which falls under the JEDI (Jamaica Entertainment Development Initiative) umbrella. As a subsidiary of JEDI Movements, LLC., OJMG adopts the parental focus of adding value to people’s lives musically through holistic, inclusive and artistic means, epitomizing the motto, “For The Purpose, Not The Paper!”. Despite being an Indie label, OJMG is full stacked, offering services in training, A&R (Artists and Repertoire), Artist Management, Production (Songwriting/Beat making/Live Instrument Tracking), Voiceovers, Podcasts, Mixtapes, Engineering (Recording/Mixing/Mastering), Digital Distribution, Publishing, Copyrighting and Marketing/Promotion/Synch Pitching.