Tag Archives: Recording

Barns, breaks and barebones production: Recording Khruangbin’s Mordechai

“There’s just no way we could do this in a standard studio”, says Khruangbin’s guitarist, Mark Speer, shaking his head. Bassist Laura Lee Ochoa, and drummer, Donald ‘DJ’ Johnson, nod in agreement. The bohemian recording setup that Khruangbin embrace in the creation of their work sees the trio disconnect themselves from the buzz of Houston … Continue reading Barns, breaks and barebones production: Recording Khruangbin’s Mordechai

Engineer Steve Albini On Recording Drums

One of the most respected of the new breed of engineers, Steve Albini gained his considerable experience and reputation working primarily with underground and alternative bands. While his most famous credit remains Nirvana’s “In Utero”, Steve has worked with a diverse lineup of artists such as PJ Harvey, The Pixies, The Stooges, Cheap Trick, Silkworm, … Continue reading Engineer Steve Albini On Recording Drums

Dana Nielsen on Mics, Making the Most of Mixing from Home, Remote Recording & More

Producer/engineer/mixer Dana Nielsen has worked with the likes of Rick Rubin, Rihanna, Neil Young, Adele, Metallica, Bob Dylan, Slayer, Weezer and so many more. He talks to Justin Colletti about making the most of compromised mix rooms, his favorite microphones, and recording remotely with the band Endless Field. Get a Read more… The post Dana … Continue reading Dana Nielsen on Mics, Making the Most of Mixing from Home, Remote Recording & More

Recording Vocals in the Time of Coronavirus: How to Make a House Call

When we think about the overwhelming impact that Covid-19 has had on all of our lives, the default impulse seems to be a profanity-laden exclamation that the virus has completely changed our world. While this is obviously correct, I prefer to think of it in these terms: The virus has Read more… The post Recording … Continue reading Recording Vocals in the Time of Coronavirus: How to Make a House Call

Arturia KeyStep Pro Update Adds Improved MIDI, New Recording Options & More

The new firmware adds a variety of updates based on user feedback, including new features, improvements and fixes.… Read More Arturia KeyStep Pro Update Adds Improved MIDI, New Recording Options & More

“Recording Studio Operations in a Post-COVID World” – NAMM Webinar on 5/28

NAMM is expanding well beyond its namesake winter and summer conferences that set the pace for audio and music. The organization has a busy Webinar agenda building up, offering expert advice on topics to help guide the industry through the unprecedented challenges brought on by coronavirus. The next essential NAMM Read more… The post “Recording … Continue reading “Recording Studio Operations in a Post-COVID World” – NAMM Webinar on 5/28

Review: Recording a Song w/ Cranborne Audio (500ADAT Rack & Camden 500 Mic Pres)

Producer/Multi-Instrumentalist Matty Amendola takes the  Cranborne 500ADAT rack and Camden 500 mic pres through their paces while recording a full song at 825 Records in Brooklyn, NY. Matty demonstrates the versatility of these award winning mic pres as well as their use as color boxes in this new SonicScoop series, Read more… The post Review: Recording … Continue reading Review: Recording a Song w/ Cranborne Audio (500ADAT Rack & Camden 500 Mic Pres)