Rock producer John Agnello (Red Cross, Mark Lanegan) was recently inHot Sound (New York City) with New York-based Radiate. In addition toproducing, Agnello also engineered the sessions. He was assisted by RobD’Aquino.
Dominic Chianese (aka, Uncle Junior) from The Sopranosrecently released his first solo CD of romantic Italian guitar balladsentitled Ungrateful Heart on the AOL Grand label. The album wasproduced by Nick Addeo and engineered by Rob D’Aquino.
Pictured from left are engineer Rob D'Aquino, Dominic Chianese(Uncle Junior) and studio manager Scott Mascena.
Reggae/Soca singer P.J. Browne has been working at Hot Sound for anupcoming release on V.P. records. The sessions were produced by P.J.and engineered by Jeff Phillips, and assisted by Theresa Stopak. Otherrecent studio activity includes Disney, singer/songwriter DavidFrancis, avant garde artist Anna Ghallo and New York City-based bandPlead Guilty.
In other studio news, Hot Sound Studios has just reconditioned itsAmpex ATR 102 for 1/4-inch and 1/2-inch use in mixing and mastering.The machine will be available for use in either the Neve/Studer2-inch-equipped Studio One or the Pro Tools suite in Studio Two.The work was done by Michael Spitz of ATR with new heads from JohnFrench of JRF.
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