Sleep Depravation, and 5 star hotel with no wifi.
Well we’re here and safe. Very tired due to getting up at 2am and not really sleeping since. Got my festival pass and a sofa to sleep on. Got to have a brief and chaotic sound check today, but everything should be awesome. Bearsuit will grace the Adidas classic stage at 8:30pm. So not long. Running on empty so i think i should prob eat and drink. All feels like a dream…. ...
The eve of chaos
at 3am tonight I will leave my lovely girlfriend and home to venture off to Barcelona in Spain. The gracious Bearsuit shall be looking after my self and keeping me from darkness and pain. The awesomeness that is Primavera awaits….. _________________________________________________________________
One more day.
Ash cloud, freakout, primavera!!! _________________________________________________________________
Late Night Programing.
Just programming Bearsuit’s show for this weekend. Geek fail. _______________________________________________________________
Want. Sennheiser e945.
Holy Crap, Its worth £50,000
Im doing sound for BEARSUIT at Primavera Festival in Barcelona. And basically I get to use £50,000 worth of just desk. 5 days from now, yes only 5, I get to play with this desk. Its a yamaha PM5D-RH. So I’ve printed off 100 pages of “quick guide” manaul to read and Im already freakin out. It’ll be seat of my pants, heart exploding, dont crash the car fun. I’ll...
Do that do that? That do.: Things you don't want... →
The wonder that is my girlfriend… canndo: You know? If there isn’t any tuna nigiri going around the conveyor belt, don’t ask if there’s any in the kitchen, because they’ll find some in the kitchen. Luckily Sufjan played for two and a half hours, so after my bowels had exploded and the nausea had subsided I actually felt well enough to GO…
Thursdays Entertainment - Sufjan Stevens
get to spend a night away with Tori, in manchester, being visually and sonically blow away….
One week today>>>I GET TO WORK AT PRIMAVERA
Gear for all
Its come to that point again where I think I need new or just maybe more audio toys to play with. So the three main contenders are…. The main one is an Boss RE-20 Effects unit - Due to the fact its awesome and would fit in my back pack with ease. Also one of the best reverbs I have ever heard!! Second Audix OM 5 - Vocal Mic - To solve my mix woes, and get that vocal through the epic...
Recording Tech: Blind Test #1 →
I like the idea of this test, I have the “analog mind” I hope…. recordingtech: Blind Test #1 Take the test and I will post the results on May 21st. http://recordingtech.polldaddy.com/s/new-survey One of the great audio debates for the last decade is Analog mixing vs. Digital mixing. Most ‘analog minds’ will argue that mixing in the box, with all of it’s tweaking benefits, is...
Primavera, DFA and the great bits either side.
Afternoon to all, please excuse myself not post anything for a while, I’ve been distracted. There is lots to tell but if you already know me then I’ve probably already told you, but I want to tell you all again. Recent adventures include. Seeing DFA 1979 at the HMV Forum in london. It has to be the single greatest thing I have ever experienced. I love DFA and they played ever fucking...