Track Sheet, February 2008

Feb 1, 2008 12:00 PM, Compiled by Barbara Schultz

Polls


Mix Regional

The Mix Regional section for Mix's May 2014 issue focuses on Nashville. Send us your studio news: updates, sessions, new rooms, club performances and installations. Let the Mix audience know what is going on! Send photos and descriptions to mixeditorial@nbmedia.com.

Jay Baumgartner at the SSL 9000 console

Jay Baumgartner at the SSL 9000 console

NRG SESSIONS

NEW ALBUMS FROM P.O.D., WALLS OF JERICHO

Engineer Jay Baumgartner has been busy in Studio C at NRG Recording (North Hollywood). Recently completed projects include albums for P.O.D. and Walls of Jericho. Studio C is centered around an SSL 9000 console, Pro Tools HD and Dynaudio C4 monitors. Also key to Baumgartner's setup is LavryBlue A/D conversion.

NORTHEAST

At Avatar Studios (NYC), My Morning Jacket spent a month in Studio A recording their upcoming album with producers Jim James and Joe Chiccarelli (who also engineered). Rick Kwan assisted. Mick Guzauski was in Studio B mixing a project by Griffith Frank with producer David Frank and assistant Brian Montgomery. Also in Studio B, engineer Gary Chester spent a week remixing the score of Sony Pictures' The Other Boleyn Girl for 5.1…Allaire Studios (Shokan, NY) took delivery of a Neve Air Montserrat console — one of only three ever built, and the only one currently installed in the U.S. Watch for David Weiss' in-depth story about the new board in next month's “New York Metro”…Rocky Gallo mixed music and voice tracks for a new Sandra Bernhard album on the SSL 9000J at The Cutting Room (NYC). Other projects at the studio include members of Good Charlotte writing in Studio B with engineer Jeff Swart, and Australian group Scarlet Belle working on their debut album with writer/producer Heather Bright…Trombonist Fred Wesley was in Twain Recording (West Milford, NJ) to record a new album for Columbia Music Japan. Twain owner Bob Both produced and engineered the sessions.

SOUTHEAST

The Lights Fluorescent were in Catalyst Recording (Charlotte, NC) recording their debut album, which was produced and engineered by Rob Tavaglione. The release was then mastered by Dave Harris at Studio B (also in Charlotte)…Recent sessions at Audio Matters (Kodak, TN) include artist Robin Patrick and John Thomas co-producing mixing and mastering sessions for Patrick's material with engineers Trevor Reddick and Greg Huffman; and Lakieta Bagwell tracking vocals for a contemporary Christian project with engineer Reddick…

MIDWEST

At Elabs Multimedia (Madison, WI), rockers Nonpoint mixed their live acoustic show for WJJO radio program The Craft, which was recorded by Elab's remote truck. Randy Hawk and Jack LeTourneau produced.

NORTHWEST

Producer/engineer Steve Fisk (Nirvana, Screaming Trees, Wedding Present) worked on the new album from Mark Pickerel, Cody's Dream, in Philosophy of the World Studios (Seattle, WA). The album is scheduled for a March release on Bloodshot Records…Kevin Nettleingham mastered releases for Debra Huddleston, Ashen Relic, Vida Meets the Van and others at Nettleingham Audio (Vancouver, WA).

SOUTHWEST

Kirk Franklin finished recording and mixing a new album at Luminous Sound (Dallas) with engineers Tre Nagella and John Jazcsz, and assistant Grant Greene…Five Times August's new album, Brighter Side (out next month), was recorded at Bass Propulsion Laboratories (Dallas). The Pipes Brothers produced the release, which was mixed by Andy Zulla and later mastered by Adam Ayan at Gateway (Portland, ME).

SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

At Ollywood Studios (Hollywood), Rob Chiarelli mixed the single “Desert Nights” for artist Shaun LaBelle and a new album for Salvador Santana. Both projects were produced by Oliver Leiber…Christine Wu recorded strings for Jessie James' forthcoming album at A Family Affair Productions (Calabasas). The tracks were produced and mixed by Julian Bunetta…Solange Knowles was in Studios A and B at The Village (L.A.) for a couple of days with producer Chester French. Greg Morgenstein engineered with assistance from Brad Conrad. Also in Studio A, The Pogues' frontman Shane MacGowan worked with producer Hal Willner and engineer David Rideau. Brad Conrad and Jared Nugent assisted. Nick Lachey was in Studio F with producer David Eriksen at the controls of the Digidesign ICON, assisted by Nugent.


Send session news to bschultz@mixonline.com.






Acceptable Use Policy
blog comments powered by Disqus

Mix Books

Modern Recording and Mixing

This 2-DVD set will show you how the best in the music industry set up a studio to make world-class records. Regardless of what gear you are using, the information you'll find here will allow you to take advantage of decades of expert knowledge. Order now $39.95

Mastering Cubase 4

Electronic Musician magazine and Thomson Course Technology PTR have joined forces again to create the second volume in their Personal Studio Series, Mastering Steinberg's Cubase(tm). Edited and produced by the staff of Electronic Musician, this special issue is not only a must-read for users of Cubase(tm) software, but it also delivers essential information for anyone recording/producing music in a personal-studio. Order now $12.95

Newsletters

MixLine

Delivered straight to your inbox every other week, MixLine takes you straight into the studio, with new product announcements, industry news, upcoming events, recent recording/post projects and much more. Click here to read the latest edition; sign up here.

MixLine Live

Delivered straight to your inbox every other week, MixLine Live takes you on the road with today's hottest tours, new sound reinforcement professional products, recent installs, industry news and much more. Click here to read the latest edition; sign up here.

[an error occurred while processing this directive]

The Wire, a virtual press conference offering postings of the latest gear and music news, direct from the source. Visit the The Wire for the latest press postings.