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    How I Got That Sound: Bob Clearmountain

    Crowded House ‘I Feel Possessed’

    American record producer, engineer and mixer Bob Clearmountain unpacks Neil Finn’s vocal from the Crowded House track ‘I Feel Possessed’.

    Techniques . Feb 2023
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    How I Got That Sound: John Feldman

    The Used ‘The Taste Of Ink’

    Producer and mix engineer John Feldman details how he got his favourite vocal sound on the Used’s 2002 debut single.

    Techniques . Jan 2023
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    How I Got That Sound: Andy Wright

    Jeff Beck ‘Dirty Mind’

    London‑based record producer, programmer and session musician Andy Wright chooses the drum sound from ‘Dirty Mind’, on Jeff Beck’s 2000 album You Had It Coming.

    Techniques Dec 2022
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    Mark Mynett - Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production at Huddersfield University

    Recording Vocals | Podcast

    Pro Techniques Explained

    In part four of his recording series Mark Mynett details how to prepare a vocalist for studio recording and how to select and set up your recording equipment for optimal results.

    Techniques Nov 2022
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    The Decca Ring Cycle: Then & Now

    Return Of The Ring

    The legendary Decca recordings of Wagner’s Ring operas were always envisioned as immersive listening experiences. They’ve now been restored as exactly that!

    Techniques . Oct 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Tyler Bates

    Rob Zombie ‘Another Failed Escape’

    American musician and producer Tyler Bates reveals how he created his favourite recorded sound.

    Techniques Oct 2022
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    Stuart White: Recording & Mixing Beyoncé

    Renaissance Man

    Beyoncé’s chart‑topping album Renaissance showcases a production process that’s all about staying in the moment.

    Techniques . Oct 2022
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    Mark Mynett - Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production at Huddersfield University

    Recording Guitar | Podcast

    Pro Techniques Explained

    Mark Mynett, Sound Engineer and Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production, talks us through the setup and...

    Techniques Oct 2022
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    The Constance Demby Mystery

    How Was Sanctum Sanctuorum Made?

    We engage in some audio archaeology to discover how a pioneer of electronic music created one of her most important works.

    Techniques Oct 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Chris Shaw

    Bob Dylan ‘Things Have Changed’

    Four‑time Grammy Award‑winning producer, engineer and mixer Chris Shaw has worked with some of the biggest and most...

    Techniques Sep 2022
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    Mark Mynett - Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production at Huddersfield University

    Recording Drums | Podcast

    Pro Techniques Explained

    Mark Mynett, Sound Engineer and Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production, talks us through the setup and recording of live drums.

    Techniques Sep 2022
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    Mark Mynett - Senior Lecturer in Music Technology and Production at Huddersfield University

    Recording Bass Guitar | Podcast

    Pro Techniques Explained

    Mark Mynett, talks us through prepping for and recording a bass session, including ways to generate multiple layered tracks for use in your final mix.

    Techniques Sep 2022
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    Classic Tracks: Soul II Soul ‘Back To Life’

    Producers: Jazzie B • Nellee Hooper

    Soul II Soul’s ‘Back To Life’ was a hit record with a sound all of its own.

    Techniques Sep 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Matt Squire

    Underøath ‘On My Teeth’

    Asked to pick a favourite sound from his huge discography, Matt Squire nominates the track ‘On My Teeth’ from Underøath’s 2018 album, Erase Me.

    Techniques Aug 2022
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    Classic Tracks: Freeez ‘IOU’

    Producer: Arthur Baker

    The result of an extraordinary collaboration between Arthur Baker and London band Freeez, ‘IOU’ was a pioneering hit of the electro genre.

    Techniques Aug 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Alan Parsons

    Alan Parsons Project ‘The Eagle Will Rise Again’

    Asked to pick a favourite from the innumerable sounds he’s committed to tape, Alan nominates the unique keyboard sound on ‘The Eagle Will Rise Again’, from the third APP album Pyramid.

    Techniques Jul 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Stabbing Westward

    ‘Drugstore’

    Asked to pick a favourite sound from the band’s influential catalogue, Walter Flakus dives into the track ‘Drugstore’, from 1998 album Darkest Days.

    Techniques Jun 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Poo Bear

    Justin Bieber ‘Habitual’

    Poo Bear, the American two‑time Grammy Award‑nominated songwriter, producer and principal collaborator of pop megastar Justin Bieber, chooses his own favourite vocal on a track from Bieber’s Changes album.

    Techniques May 2022
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    Mike Plotnikoff: How To Record Electric Guitars

    The Guitar Man

    One of the world’s leading engineers specialising in rock music, Mike Plotnikoff is renowned for his guitar sounds. The secret? Find the right amp and keep it simple.

    Techniques May 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Thorsten Quaeschning

    Tangerine Dream ‘Los Santos City Map’

    Asked to nominate his favourite sounds he’s created on record, the Tangerine Dream leader picks a track composed for the soundtrack of the video game Grand Theft Auto V in 2013.

    Techniques Mar 2022
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    How I Got That Sound: Howard Benson

    POD ‘Youth Of The Nation’

    Grammy Award‑winning American producer Howard Benson discusses how he achieved the drum sound on POD’s 2001 hit ‘Youth Of The Nation’.

    Techniques Feb 2022

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