June 9th, 2016 by Justin Colletti
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist, June 3, 2013.
When I ran into producer/engineer Scott Solter at a mutual client’s show a couple of weeks back, he relayed some advice that he’d been giving young bands recently. He’s already one of my favorite guys working today, Read more...
March 28th, 2012 by Marc Alan Goodman
Latest in the “Building Strange Weather Blog” series by producer/engineer and studio owner Marc Alan Goodman. Click to start at Step 1: Finding A New Home; #2: Design; #3: Waiting For Permits (Part 1) and #4: (Part 2); and #5: Stops & Starts, #6: Demolition, #7: The Structural Work, #8 Read more...
March 16th, 2012 by Janice Brown
The Barber Shop Studios – located on Lake Hopatcong, NJ – experienced a “quake on the lake” recently, having some heavy-hitting drummers in for sessions for a Hudson Music project.
Barber Shop Studio A
Both Chad Smith of Red Hot Chili Peppers and Mike Portnoy of Dream Theater (and Adrenaline Read more...
March 14th, 2012 by Janice Brown
EAST LOS ANGELES: For Pete Lyman, mastering engineer and co-founder of L.A.’s Infrasonic Sound, ‘revival’ is not the right word for what’s happening with vinyl. In his world, the format never died in the first place.
The 37-year-old came up in punk and hardcore bands releasing 7” records, Read more...
March 8th, 2012 by Justin Colletti
There’s a record-making resurgence in Brooklyn … and the world.
According to Nielsen Soundscan, sales of vinyl records rose by a shocking 39% in 2011 to reach totals of nearly 4 million.
And those are just the conservative estimates – Soundscan’s rankings only include barcode sales at retail outlets. The Read more...