Some of the best bands I have seen come and go through our studio, you will never have heard of.  Amazing talent, great songs, grooves that make you want to jump about but ultimately they fall into the abyss, never to reach the fame and notoriety they deserve.  It’s a fairly typical tale unfortunately.  The…

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A couple of weekends back we ran our first “Live On Deck” show at Continuumusic.  Basically, we put on four bands on our stage in the studio backyard, recorded them in multi-track and set up a bunch of video cameras to capture their performances.  It went well.  Each band was asked to invite some guests…

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A couple of months ago I wrote an article about what you should expect to pay for a recording (If you didn’t see it, you can find it here: http://conti.net.au/rehearsalrooms/what-should-you-pay-for-your-next-recording-project/) where I compared recording costs to buying a car.  And more recently, one on recording in a pro studio as compared with doing it yourself.…

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  Who are you and why are you here? That’s the first question I ask a new student when they come in for singing lessons.  The answer I’m looking for is rarely the one they supply however.  I already know their name and they would have already told me that they want to “learn” how…

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