Blog

Recording Studio Blog!

What the heck is going on at Ultimate Studios, Inc? New artist news, recording session updates, new music releases, gear talk, and many other things related to making and releasing music!

Choose A Specific Category

About Ultimate Studios, Inc

Ultimate Studios, Inc is a full service recording studio, mixing studio and band development resource located in Los Angeles, Van Nuys, North Hollywood, Panorama City, CA 91402
http://www.UltimateStudiosInc.com

We believe EVERYONE deserves great sounding music!
Ultimate Studios, Inc is a boutique production facility for artists and bands to collaborate, create, and record.

Led by Producer/Engineer Charlie Waymire, our team assists artists through the entire creative process including recording, mixing, mastering, and video production.

Our ultimate goal is to help bands and artists build a strong brand for a lasting career!

Contact us for more information about how we can help you achieve your musical goals!

Gears of War 5 Portuguese Voice Over

Gears of War 5 Portuguese Voice Over

Gears of War 5 is a huge video game, both in popularity and amount of Voice Over! I had the pleasure of recording Voice Over artist Bruno Mello who portrayed the character Del.

There is an enormous amount of dialog in a game like this. Some of it’s freeform, some is strict time constraint..

Posted by Charlie in Blog, Charlie's Big Mouth Blog Entries!, News, Releases, 0 comments
Mixing for Taiwanese Artist “Mixer”

Mixing for Taiwanese Artist “Mixer”

Last year I had the wonderful pleasure of going to Taiwan and putting on several recording clinics with studios in Taipei and Kaohsiung along with my partners in crime Hao and Tao. Well they have opened up Ultimate Studios, Inc Taiwan and this year I got to mix a project they produced at their brand..

Posted by Charlie in Blog, Mixing, News, 0 comments
Microphone Monday EP2 – Heil PR30

Microphone Monday EP2 – Heil PR30

For episode 2 of the new Microphone Monday series I decided to make 180? turn and pick one of my favorite dynamic mics. The Heil PR30.
If you have followed my videos you already know that I love the PR30. It’s quite possibly my favorite tom mic ever and also gets used on guitar cabinets..

Posted by Charlie in Blog, Microphone Monday, Recording Ninja Workshops, Recording Tips, 0 comments
New!! Microphone Monday EP1: AT4047

New!! Microphone Monday EP1: AT4047

Audio-Technica AT4047 recording bass

I’m really excited about this new series on the Ultimate Studios, Inc YouTube channel. It’s called “Microphone Monday”. Ernesto and I will record a short little ditty using only 1 microphone at a time. We tracked drums (using only..

Posted by Charlie in Recording Ninja Workshops, Recording Tips, 0 comments
Batfarm Releases New Single “Now That You’re Gone”

Batfarm Releases New Single “Now That You’re Gone”

“Now That You’re Gone” A powerful, emotive, new single from Batfarm
While we have been super busy finishing up the new Batfarm EP the dynamic duo of Alexx Calise and Dennis Morehouse have released the second single from the upcoming EP.

““Now That You’re Gone”..

Posted by Charlie in News, Releases, 0 comments
Batfarm Releases First Single “Get Out”

Batfarm Releases First Single “Get Out”

Los Angeles Rock band Batfarm releases first single “Get Out” and it’s BatAss!

Ok I’ll admit that I’m a little biased since I’ve actually been making the new EP with the band. But seriously they rock and the new Batfarm single is BatAss! Alexx Calise is a..

Posted by Charlie in Charlie's Big Mouth Blog Entries!, News, Releases, Video Posts, 0 comments
EGH Release 3rd Studio Album “High Octane”

EGH Release 3rd Studio Album “High Octane”

Instrumental Rock Band EGH Release New Studio Album “High Octane”

It’s been almost 7 years since the instrumental rock duo called EGH released it’s last album. Comprised of drummer Charlie Waymire and and guitarist Ernesto Homeyer, “High Octane” marks the..

Posted by Charlie in Artist Spotlight, News, Releases, Video Posts, 0 comments
Artist Spotlight: Our Dying World Releases Debut EP “Expedition”

Artist Spotlight: Our Dying World Releases Debut EP “Expedition”

Los Angeles Thrash Metal band Our Dying World release their debut EP “Expedition”

The last 9 months working with Thrash Metal band Our Dying World on their release EP has been a wonderful journey that has had about every twist and turn you could imagine while making a record. Some..

Posted by Charlie in Artist Spotlight, News, Releases, Video Posts, 1 comment
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..

Posted by Charlie in Charlie's Big Mouth Blog Entries!, Recording Ninja Workshops, Recording Tips, Video Posts, 0 comments
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..

Posted by Charlie in Tracking, 0 comments