Showing you techniques to get the flying lotus style sound in your beats. Other influences are in this tutorial as well, such as TokiMonsta, Daedalus, Nosaj Thing.
The LA beat scene sound or Future Beat sound is all about expression and free form styles. So dont be afraid to get way outside of the box. This "genre" if we have to call it that, is still very free and abstract. Lets keep it that way, dont be afraid to find your own sound. Good Luck !