Updates from Capitol Studios, Mick Schultz's personal studio, Eldorado Recording Studios, Before Noon Post, and Guitar Center's flagship Hollywood store
Western Music for Red Dead Redemption 2
Recording and Mixing the Music for “A Star Is Born”
Smooth, Beautiful Vocal, With a Closing Boost of Bass
Singer, Songwriter, Actor, Superstar Turns Producer on "Cry Pretty"
Eric Valentine, Undertone Audio and the Legacy of a Space
Jack Douglas Producing Aaron Smart, With Mixes by Shelly Yakus, Jay Messina and the Late Geoff Emerick
"Soul Redemption" and the Magic of Musicianship
PK Sound Trinity Gets Its First Big Workout
DiGiCo at Center of Superstar’s Sixth World Tour
Musicians Institute Opens Stunning Venue for Students, Streamers and Rock ’n’ Rollers
Co-Headliners Journey-Def Leppard Crisscross the States
Hundreds of Exquisite Convolution Reverbs at Your Fingertips
Double-Threat Plug-In Delivers Extreme Density or Subtle Depth
Blondie included “Denis” on the album "Plastic Letters," the second LP the band made in Plaza Sound, New York City, with Richard Gottehrer and Rob Freeman.
I wrote two stories this month about two artists—Carrie Underwood and Esperanza Spalding—strong women from two very different backgrounds and two very different places in the music industry.
In putting together this December issue, the past came rushing back during my conversation with producer Eric Valentine and the legacy of the room he’s been living, working and breathing in for the past 18 years.