January 20, 2013

It’s a holiday weekend but I’m back in the small room for a 3/4 day of file management (primarily).
I have 11 songs with something like a total of 400 audio …

January 18, 2013

It’s file management mostly and making rough mixes. I’m making a database with a sheet for every song with every file name and notes for the file if needed. This will save a lot of time at the mix sessions – if the engineer knows which is the low harmony without having to listen… so now I have to figure out which is which. I have not been the one recording and naming the files…

January 18, 2013

11 AM start, it’s taken me a month to realise that trying to make music before 11 is, 90% of the time, a waste of time. And with singing, which …

January 16, 2013

I wake up to the sound of doors downstairs and assume it must be around 7.45 – when Frank goes to school – but I look at the clock and …

January 15, 2013

Other than driving home from NYC, yesterday was actually a proper day off, and I wake up early today. I’m booked with Mark at SoneLab from 11 but I’m there …

January 14, 2013

I drove down to NYC on Friday, dropped Will off in Bushwick, ate at his excellent local cantina, left the car with him (free street parking) and took a cab …

January 9, 2013

Yesterday was supposed to be a complete day off, but it wasn’t. I had to make rough mixes for a couple of hours in the afternoon and I didn’t sleep …

January 8, 2013

We carry on where we left off, with Blair and I in the small room and Will with Mark in the big one.
First of all I must get the Synth …

January 6, 2013

Maybe that's slang for something awful but today I was on double duty – with Blair in the small room and with William in the main studio.