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Summer 2014

Howdy, long time no post.   It’s been a busy summer.   Did some recording with my old pal Stu Kimball producing over at the Woolly Mammoth.  We recorded a talented gal named Liana Conway.  She’s a talented songwriter from the Boston area who is living down in Nashville nowadays.  Had…

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More on the Pluto Plate Reverb

Here’s the site http://www.plutoplate.com/ If you’re thinking about buying one, do it.  You’ll love it. It’s been a couple of years since this cool piece of gear was released, and I figure it’s time to elaborate a little bit about it. I have been using two of the Pluto Plates…

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Online Upright Bass overdubs

I thought I’d offer this as a service. I have a lovely 1978 Engelhardt upright bass that I regularly play gigs with. I can offer for $50/song an overdub on your song. Here’s what I can and can’t do with it: I can definitely do bluegrass, rock, simple jazz (nothing…

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John Cate and The Van Gogh Brothers on NCIS 3/18/14

So, a few weeks ago, John Cate, who is one of our favorite clients over at the studio, gave me a call to ask if I could do an “emergency session” for him.  He said he had placed his song, “When the Phone Don’t Ring (I’ll Know It’s You)”, which…

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Recording The Curtis Mayflower Pt3

So, as I mentioned before, this is where you can go to listen and buy the record I’ve been babbling on about http://thecurtismayflower.bandcamp.com/ This bit of the blog is about the mixing of said record. After the treacherous trip back from Maine in the unexpected (to me) snowstorm, I returned…

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