Posts Tagged ‘Howie Weinberg’

Behind The Release: Grandfather On Making <i>In Human Form</i>

Behind The Release: Grandfather On Making In Human Form

In July of 2010, my band Grandfather recorded its debut album, Why I’d Try, with Steve Albini at Electrical Audio, in Chicago. It was a defining experience for us [documented here on SonicScoop.] The album gave us perspective on our music and solidified our ideas about recording and releasing music Read more...

Made in LA: Inside Steven Slate’s Laurel Canyon Compound

Made in LA: Inside Steven Slate’s Laurel Canyon Compound

Pulling up to Steven Slate’s offices in Laurel Canyon, my first thought was to double-check the address. It’s a quiet, residential neighborhood, albeit known for its rock-and-roll residents going back to the 60s (Jim Morrison, Frank Zappa, etc.). But you don’t expect many businesses to be tucked away in these Read more...

Studio Skillset: Drum Tuning Essentials

Studio Skillset: Drum Tuning Essentials

Great drum sounds start with great-sounding drums.

Today, we have more tools than ever to aid us in creating compelling drums sounds. So why is it still so rare and startlingly satisfying to hear great-sounding drum recordings?

You already have the ears and the instincts – now learn the Read more...

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