Getting Heavy with Will Putney
By Steve Harvey. New Jersey-based metal producer and guitarist Will Putney chats about his multiroom studio, his drum-focused production process and his new guitar tone plug-in in a wide-ranging interview.
Jacob Collier: Making Elements Co-Exist
By Steve Harvey. UK multi-instrumentalist Jacob Collier discusses his relationship to technology and the imminent release of the second volume in his epic four-album, 40-plus song project, 'Djesse.'
Live Sound Showcase: Jacob Collier
By Steve Harvey. UK multi-instrumentalist Jacob Collier and his production director, Ben Bloomberg from MIT’s Media Lab, reveal the custom technologies behind the staging of their solo and four-piece and performances on the current U.S. tour.
Behind the Beats: How UK Producers Created Grime
By Emma Finamore. Grime is one of UK music’s big success stories in recent years, but despite the accolades and big sales numbers, it was the low-fi, DIY techniques of young producers that first generated the unique sound.
Music Etc.: Sweet Emotion
Tim Showalter, the principal songwriter and musician behind Strand of Oaks, puts it all out on the table on his latest album, Heal—a treasure trove of cathartic emotion, all expressed through an delicious stew of vintage synthesizers and heavy...