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Drum Room Miking – Using The Wall!

Drum Room Miking – Using The Wall!

Using a wall for Drum Room Miking

I LOVE experimenting with drum room miking. I also love finding techniques that can work in any room, provide some extra vibe and give me extra options during mix down. That to me is a win win!

In our last window we used an amp to create a vibey room..

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Recording the Band – Paracosmic

Recording the Band – Paracosmic

Paracosmic, Recording the band…live!

One of my favorite parts of the music making process is when a band wants to record all together at the same time. Live off the floor. Not only is the energy from the band great but it’s also a challenge from the recording aspect.

Especially..

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Our Dying World New Single Release!

Our Dying World New Single Release!

Los Angeles Metal Band Our Dying World New Single Release – “Post Mortem”

Los Angeles thrash masters Our Dying World have released their debut single “Post Mortem”.

With aggressive guitar riffs, thunderous drums and vocals that will make you scream at the..

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King Crazy Release New Christmas Album

King Crazy Release New Christmas Album

“A Rockin’ Christmas” by King Crazy

A rockin’ and deliciously fun Christmas EP. A little rock, a little roll with a touch of blues and you have one fun Christmas party record.

King Crazy’s “A Rockin’ Christmas” gets a facelift with a re-mix..

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Jeff Dewbray Films New Drum Covers!

Jeff Dewbray Films New Drum Covers!

Drummers Promote Yourself with Professional Drum Covers

Drummer Jeff Dewbray was recently in the studio to shoot a series of drum covers. He picked 3 songs that really show off his drumming and he nailed the performances!

Jeff is a really good player with great energy and is a super..

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Drum Room Miking Techniques

Drum Room Miking Techniques

Drum Room Miking Techniques: Using A Guitar Amp

Recording in a room that doesn’t allow for room mics? I have something for you to try!

Getting a drum room sound can be challenging without a good sounding room. Especially if your recording at home or in a rehearsal space or another..

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Recording Drums with A Page Unturned

Recording Drums with A Page Unturned

Ryan Sebold and A Page Unturned Recording Drums

A Page Unturned was back in the studio recording drums for two more singles. Drummer Ryan Sebold does an amazing job of laying down the foundation for this band. Part of the wave of pop-punk revival acts, A Page Unturned cited influences like..

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Los Angeles Metal Band “Our Dying World” Teaser

Los Angeles Metal Band “Our Dying World” Teaser

Los Angeles metal band Our Dying World set to release debut single

The studio has been full of super heavy riffs as I’ve been working with Los Angeles metal band Our Dying World. (more…)

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Recording Studio Tools! Trident Deca Dent 500 Rack

Recording Studio Tools! Trident Deca Dent 500 Rack

Charlie’s Favorite Recording Studio Tools! Trident Audio Deca Dent 500 Chassis

I’ll admit I’m a latecomer to the 500 series world. For whatever reason I put it off but the Trident Deca Dent has become an important part of my recording studio tools. (more…)

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Recording Percussion

Recording Percussion

Recording Percussion with Ed Roscetti & Maria Martinez

Getting to work with people that helped shape you as a musician is always a special treat. I had an absolute blast recording percussion with Ed Roscetti and Maria Martinez. Many moons ago I studied with both of them at Musicians Institute…

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