Posts Tagged ‘Rick Rubin’

Mastering Analysis: “Aviation” by The Last Shadow Puppets – Brian Lucey, Magic Garden Mastering
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Mastering Analysis: “Aviation” by The Last Shadow Puppets – Brian Lucey, Magic Garden Mastering

One supergroup deserves another.

On the artist side, you’ve got The Last Shadow Puppets. Made up of the Arctic Monkeys’ lead vocalist/guitarist/principal songwriter Alex Turner, and singer/guitarist Miles Kane, together with Simian composer/producer/drummer/keyboardist, James Ford, their rocked-up baroque pop resulted in 2008’s #1 debut album, Age Of The Understatement. Now Read more...

Getting Creative with Sylvia Massy

Getting Creative with Sylvia Massy

When I spoke to Sylvia Massy via Skype, she was up in Oregon enjoying a day off. On or off, however, there seems no shortage of creative projects to fill up her day. Over the course of our conversation, Massy showed me two recent drawings and discussed painting, teaching, car Read more...

Dave Grohl’s <i>Sound City</i>: A Music Movie Review

Dave Grohl’s Sound City: A Music Movie Review

Towards the end of Dave Grohl’s directorial debut, the rock documentary Sound City, drummer Mick Fleetwood warns us about “the downside” to all the technological advances that have so changed the face of music production: That they might lead a person into “thinking that ‘I can do this all on Read more...

“Walk This Way”: Rap & Rock Icons Revisit A Classic Track

“Walk This Way”: Rap & Rock Icons Revisit A Classic Track

MIDTOWN MANHATTAN: We bump into Darryl “D.M.C.” McDaniels in the elevator at Manhattan Center Studios. Though not exactly a shocking encounter, as we’re our way to visit his session in Studio 7, the meeting is no less thrilling: “You’re D.M.C.!” we gush. “Awesome!”

DJ Johnny Juice with D.M.C. freestyling Read more...