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Dr. Koss’ Corner: It’s the Stickee!

At a hockey tryout, more years ago than I care to remember, my A-game had decided to stay home and I was quite frustrated with how bad I was playing.  I went back to the bench to swap out my stick, and the red-necked coach, surely named Bubba, spat out Read more...

Studio Sweet Spot: Sundlaugin * Mosfellsbaer, Iceland

Studio Sweet Spot: Sundlaugin * Mosfellsbaer, Iceland

Facility Name: Sundlaugin Studio

Sundlaugin's famed swimming pool-cum-live room

Website: http://www.sundlaugin.com

Location: Mosfellsbaer, Iceland

How to Get Here from NYC: JFK to Keflavik Airport, then 40 minutes drive towards Reykjavik.

Where You Can Stay Once You Get Here: Hotel Laxnes, five minute walk from the studio. Or any hotel in Read more...

Making The World Stable For Indie Labels: A2IM Turns Five

Making The World Stable For Indie Labels: A2IM Turns Five

UNION SQUARE, MANHATTAN:Welcome to the indie city. No, we’re not talking about Chicago, but the big — and often scary — habitat that exists for the independent music community.

A2IM, watchdog for independent music

For the times that this place feels more like a jungle, the national NYC-based organization Read more...

Sonnox Oxford SuprEsser Review By Jason Goldstein

Sonnox Oxford SuprEsser Review By Jason Goldstein

Unfortunately, poorly recorded vocals and instruments are all too commonplace, given today’s do-it yourself production mentality. Poor microphone choice and placement, over-compression, and room noise can wreak havoc on the quality of a recording. The job of cleaning up after a bad recording can be very tedious.

Enter the SuprEsser Read more...

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