L-R, front row: vocalist Brad Arnold, Andy Wallace, guitarist Matt Roberts, manager Fin, Universal A&R rep Tom McKay, producer Johnny Kay. Back row: Pro Tools engineer John O’Mahony and assistant engineer Allen Ditto
3 DOORS DOWN TO EMERALD SOUND
Mississippi natives 3 Doors Down skipped over to Nashville, where they mixed songs from their forthcoming Universal release, Seventeen Days, at Emerald Studios. Engineer Andy Wallace worked on the SSL 4064E/G Series desk in Studio A, with producer Johnny Kay at the helm.
From left: DJ Kay Slay, assistant engineer Alex Miller, engineer Steve Schop and Ron Artest.
DJ KAY SLAY KEEPS PACE AT CUTTING ROOM
Hip hop artist DJ Kay Slay has been working on various projects at The Cutting Room's (NYC) Studio A, bringing in cohorts such as keyboardist Money Mark (the unofficial fourth Beastie Boy) and rap artists Canibus and The Game. Suspended Indiana Pacers forward Ron Artest, who is reportedly pursuing a music career of his own now, stopped by to hang.