Aaron and John have partnered with our good friends and frequent musical collaborators Jacob Bergson, Dave Burnett and Brad Williams to launch a new music production company, First Ward Productions. We aim to offer our clients affordable production services with the combined experience of busy engineers, musicians and producers. We’re also able to utilize our […]
We just picked up a couple of new vintage reverbs for Studio A. The Lexicon 480L is one of the most iconic digital reverbs ever made and the LARC remote controller is a familiar sight in many studios. It’s an incredibly flexible verb with all the classic Lexicon settings. Run mono in/stereo out it gives […]
We’re very lucky to have the long term loan of some very cool and very rare keyboards. One of the most unusual is the Musser Ampli-Celeste which is an electromechanical vintage keyboard. It’s a celeste with a pickup and a built in amplifier complete with tremolo. It sounds pretty amazing and there were only a […]
The Neve 8058 is now installed and up and running in Studio B. We took the downtime while waiting for the console to arrive from LA, to do a major overhaul of the room. Additional bass trapping and clouds have really helped the acoustics and the room is sounding great. We also built new racks […]
John found a mint condition vintage Neumann SM2 stereo tube microphone. We’d been wanting to add a stereo mic for some time and this is one of the best options out there. We’re pretty sure this is going to be pretty amazing on piano, drum overheads, room mics and acoustic guitar. It’s probably going to […]
Eric Harland and Charlie Hunter were in Studio B tracking for The Loop Loft. Super fun session with some sick grooves going down. Modern Drummer stopped by in the morning to take some pics and everyone was digging the Bunker vintage Ludwig kit.