My Massive Drum Sounds

Posted by on Dec 30, 2013 in Studio Secrets | 0 comments

Besides being asked how I got the Flaming Lips drum sounds or the Hum guitars, people often want to know how I managed to get the massive drum sounds on most of the records I’ve engineered or produced.  The super short answer is simple:  I match the drums sounds in my head. If this sounds way easier said than done, don’t fret.  I’ll walk you through a few basic techniques that have worked for me over the years: 01. LISTEN LISTEN LISTEN: First and foremost...

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Studio Secrets

Posted by on Jan 5, 2008 in Sound Basics | 0 comments

This section includes all of the adventures and stories from the numerous bands I either recorded, mastered, or toured with, as well as details about recording techniques for all of the records I have made throughout the year and has been moved to my Keith Cleversley’s Pea Brain blog on my personal website.  Most Mastering “Tips & Tricks” will be in the Mastering FAQ section, but this section is updated often, so check back for new ideas, thoughts,...

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