Posts Tagged ‘The Bravery’

Recording Sweet Spot: Bushwick Studio

Recording Sweet Spot: Bushwick Studio

BUSHWICK, Brooklyn: Though still known for its relatively affordable real estate, industrial sprawl and epic loft parties, Bushwick was much more of a frontier ten years ago when guitarist and engineer/producer Josh Kessler had just built his studio there.

“This was a huge rave building in the late 90s,” Read more...

James Brown Lives. In New York. And He Mixes Records.

James Brown Lives. In New York. And He Mixes Records.

PARK SLOPE, BROOKLYN: We know what you’re thinking. You’ve seen this name somewhere before. And not only on the marquee of the Apollo or littered among the best of your old soul 45s: this James Brown‘s engineering credits appear on records alongside iconic producers including Butch Vig, Alan Moulder, Read more...

Living Room Recording: Producer Nic Hard Makes The Perfects Feel Right at Home

Living Room Recording: Producer Nic Hard Makes The Perfects Feel Right at Home

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDENS, BROOKLYN: No slave to the studio, Nic Hard. For this in-demand indie producer/engineer/mixer (The Bravery, Aberdeen City, The Church, The Kin), professional recording often means a move away from controlled conditions into creatively comforting confines.

Nic Hard thinking…hard.

Hard’s latest project, capturing the arresting rock/new wave/electronic concoctions Read more...