By Steve Harvey. Memphis Magnetic Recording, a new studio just blocks from Beale Street, was named by owners Scott and Claire McEwen as a reference to both the city’s pull on them and the facility’s many tape machines.
By Clive Young. Thieves stole vintage mics, amps and guitars from Grammy-nominated producer/engineer Tucker Martine's nearly completed studio. Now efforts are underway to help Martine, who's worked with R.E.M., Death Cab for Cutie, The Decemberists and others, recover.
Upcoming webinar explores designing and constructing immersive facilities.
By Steve Harvey. Nearly 90 and already into his seventh decade in the industry, acoustician and audio engineer George Augspurger is still busy, with a number of studio design projects currently underway in the Los Angeles area and another in Peru.
By Steve Harvey. Four-time Grammy-winner Larry Klein recently netted his third nomination for Producer of the Year (Non-Classical); now he’s reinventing the music of Jacques Brel as he produces a new tribute album.
By Steve Harvey. Niles City Sound may be the studio that helped launch the Grammy-winning career of throwback R&B singer Leon Bridges, but the Ft. Worth, TX facility is determined not to be defined by that one project.
Recording legends to hold In Session masterclass/workshop in Indiana
By Clive Young. The Recording Academy has unveiled its Inclusion Initiative with the aim of increasing the number of female producers and engineers across the industry. The move comes in the wake of an extensive USC Annenberg study that found “female producers face an epidemic of invisibility."
By Steve Harvey. When David Bianco passed away last year, the future looked dim for his popular L.A. studio, Dave’s Room, which has hosted sessions by everyone from Bob Dylan to TSOL. Now Paul Fig (Deftones, Coheed & Cambria, Ghost) and David Spreng have stepped in to bring a new day to the facility.
By Steve Harvey. Founded 30 years ago, Zippah was purchased in 2003 by the studio’s biggest client, Brian Charles. Today, it remains a fixture on the vibrant Boston music scene, hosting recording and songwriting workshops and developing plug-ins with Rare Signals.