Tagged: "“ultimate rhythm studios”"

January 21, 2014

Episode 30 – The Toft ATB Console

  The console has long been the central hub of the recording studio. Even with all of the flexibility and convenience of modern software-based recording, there’s nothing like having all of your mic pres, eqs, and routing for effects and headphone mixes all neatly laid out at your fingertips. Today we’re leaving the rack gear […]

November 13, 2013

Episode 29 – Ray Luzier Returns!

    On the eve of a new Korn world tour to support their brand new album, “The Paradigm Shift”, Ray Luzier stopped by Ultimate Rhythm Studios to film a new episode for FullOnDrums.com. Ray’s first appearance on the show was way back at episode 3! In episode 28 Ray performs Love & Meth and […]

January 23, 2013

Tech & Tuning – Gretsch Brooklyn Series

Kurt test drives the Gretsch Brooklyn kit from Episode 21.

January 22, 2013

Episode 21 – Gretsch Brooklyn + $400

Charlie is back behind a Gretsch Brooklyn series kit using the Massenberg overhead technique to get a great sound with just $400 worth of mics!

July 24, 2012

Episode 16 – Golden Age Project

Charlie’s back behind his house kit to demo the Golden Age Project PRE-73 , EQ-73 Vintage 1073 Style EQ, and COMP-54 Compressor.

July 17, 2012

Episode 15- Mic Preamps

Using his house kit and a Glynn Johns setup, Charlie demonstrates four different sets of mic preamps. The Millennia HV-3D, The Golden Age Project Pre-73 Deluxe, The API 212, and a Behringer Eurodesk.

June 20, 2012

Episode 14 – Lo-Fi Madness

how to get ex boyfriend back This week Charlie demonstrates a plethora of lo-fi micing techniques.

June 07, 2012

Episode 13 – Rooms pt2

Charlie takes last week’s room sound and demonstrates some techniques to get the most out of your room mics in the mix.

May 09, 2012

Episode 9 – Cascade 3 Mic Challenge

  Today we use a variety of three-mic configurations featuring some great microphones form Cascade. All mics ran through Golden Age Project mic preamps, straight to our DAW. We used some plug-in eq and no compression. Download Full-bandwidth Audio Files Here! Configuration #1: Elroy Tube, set to figure-8 -10db pad 8″ in front of kick. […]

April 03, 2012

Episode 5 – Ultimate Rhythm Studio

  This week we’re going to take a look into Charlie’s workflow at Ultimate Rhythm Studio and how he uses a combination of hardware and plugins during the tracking process. Oh yea, and how to work all by yourself. Charlie is using one of his house kits, a Pearl Session Custom featuring a 9×12 rack […]

March 27, 2012

Episode 4 – MXL & Gretsch!

MXL’s Microphones…Meet Gretsch Drums!   This week Charlie teams up with MXL Microphones, Gretsch Drums and Paiste Cymbals to bring you a truly unique sound! The kit is a Gretsch Brooklyn Series kit featuring a 9×13 rack tom, 16×16 floor tom and an 18×24 kick. The shells are a maple/poplar combination and feature a 30 […]

March 13, 2012

Episode 2 – Overheads

This week Charlie takes us to Ultimate Rhythm Studios to show us four popular overhead techniques. 1. Neumann KM84s in an xy. 2. MXL V67Ns in ORTF. 3. Spaced cardioids using Audio Technica 4050s. 4. MXL R144s in a Blumlein pair. We also get to see Charlie’s personal kit in it’s natural habitat. The downloadable […]