Archive | October, 2008

10/22/2008

Behringer City?

Our compatriots over at Australia's fine Audio Technology magazine posted this video of a visit to Behringer City. See Video Here. It's a curious visit and Chris Holder offers some good insight into this man and his company. Thanks to Steven Massey's ...

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10/22/2008

Jackpot! Will have a new Neve soon!

By November 24th we will have installed a new Rupert Neve Designs 5088 console at my studio, Jackpot! Recording Studio, in Portland, OR. Excited? Of course. And look, no EQ, no preamps and no automation. Just pure, perfect analog mixdown heaven. You wa...

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10/17/2008

Eno, Generative Music and Bloom for iPhone

I just bought the crazy app for my iPhone by Brian Eno and Peter Chilvers called Bloom. It creates, or allows you to create, ambient type music on your iPhone or iPod touch. It's well thought out and a blast to mess with. It's nice to see people crea...

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10/17/2008

Larry Crane at Wordstock, Portland, OR, Nov. 8

That’s right, somehow a lowly engineer and magazine editor that can’t even type has been asked to read some excerpts from Tape Op: The Book About Creative Music Recording Vol. II and moderate a panel at world-renowned literary event, Wordst...

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10/16/2008

John Baccigaluppi’s 2008 AES Surf Report

I'm posting this for John as he's finishing up the next issue of Tape Op. -LC John Baccigaluppi’s 2008 AES Surf Report This year’s AES show in San Francisco was a lot of fun. The day before the show, I drove with our UK publisher Al Lawson...

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10/14/2008

Record of the Week Club

Reader Mike Petkau dropped a line about the cool site and collaboration he started: "I wanted to point you to a project I've currently wrapped up. For 16 weeks, every Wednesday, I've brought 3 very different musicians from different backgrounds to th...

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10/9/2008

Larry’s Comments on the Metallica Loudness Problem

You've probably heard stuff about the stupid-loud Metallica album. Idolator rang me up for some comments. Check it out.

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