Studio Project: Live Recording at Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall

Our group was keen for the live recording aspect of the project but we weren’t sure if it would actually happen due to the fact that it was so late in the trimester and the band didn’t seem to know when they’d all be playing there again. We eventually got confirmation from them a few … More Studio Project: Live Recording at Lefty’s Old Time Music Hall

Studio Project: “Pre-Production” & Recording – Rupert’s Vocals & Electric Guitar

By week ten all we had left to record in the studio was Rupert’s vocals and electric guitar along with some extra vocal harmonies. We organized with Ant (the keyboardist) to record the keys at his home studio as his schedule was too hectic to come into the studio on campus. So, essentially, we just … More Studio Project: “Pre-Production” & Recording – Rupert’s Vocals & Electric Guitar

Studio Project: Pre-Production & Recording – Pete’s Vocals & Acoustic Guitar

For this studio session we’d booked the Neve for five hours (on 13/4/15). Again, we had little time to plan for this one due to short notice so we went with what we knew in regards to microphones and miking techniques (though we didn’t discuss this at length before actually reaching the studio). When Pete … More Studio Project: Pre-Production & Recording – Pete’s Vocals & Acoustic Guitar

Studio Project: Pre-production & Recording – Double Bass

Before our studio session (on 9/4/15), we hadn’t had much time to liaise with Matt (the bassist) about his double bass and equipment we might need to record him playing it. For example, we knew it had a pick-up in the body as we’d seen him play it live, but we didn’t realise there was … More Studio Project: Pre-production & Recording – Double Bass