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    Studio SOS: Lews Castle College

    Workshop

    This month we journey to the Outer Hebrides, where a college teaching Gaelic music has more than a few wires crossed...

    Techniques Aug 2007
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    Studio SOS: Ingestre Hall Residential Arts Centre

    Acoustics & Ergonomics Workshop

    The SOS crew go hob-nobbing at a stately home this month, and get to grips with the acoustics of a large and lively room.

    Techniques Jul 2007
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    Studio SOS: Amplifying & Recording A Tea-Chest Bass

    Chris Walker

    The SOS crew visit reader Chris Walker's home studio and help solve amplification problems for his tea-chest bass.

    Techniques Jun 2007
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    Studio SOS: John Farrell

    Optimising A Student's Bedroom Studio

    The team take a trip up north to a multi-student household in Leeds, West Yorkshire.

    Techniques May 2007
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    Studio SOS: Duncan Drury

    Optimising Your Studio Space

    This month, the SOS team visit a student's home studio to help him overcome a few teething troubles with layout and acoustics...

    Techniques Apr 2007
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    Studio SOS: Darren Williams

    A Drum Recording Room

    The SOS crew help drummer Darren Williams sort out a better space in which to record drums and operate as a remote session drummer.

    Techniques Mar 2007
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    Studio SOS: David Crane

    Bedroom Studio Makeover

    Would you let two strange men drill holes in your house? USA-based SOS reader David Crane took the risk enough to let Paul and Hugh at his walls with a drill to solve his cabling issues...

    Techniques Feb 2007
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    Studio SOS: Ray Parkes

    Digital Detectives

    Sorting digital gremlins and rogue reflections is all in a day's work for the Studio SOS team...

    Techniques Jan 2007
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    Studio SOS: Ross Prior

    Your Studio Problems Solved

    Sweetening the mixing environment and sorting out the bass end is this month's task — but there's much more to do than adding a bit of rockwool!

    Techniques Dec 2006
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    Studio SOS: Midge Ure

    Updating Studio Acoustics

    This month, the SOS team help out with the acoustics at Ultravox and Band Aid star Midge Ure's personal studio.

    Techniques Nov 2006
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    Studio SOS: Paul Roy

    Improving The Mix Environment

    The team rearrange Paul Roy's studio to improve the mixing environment and tackle some bass issues.

    Techniques Oct 2006
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    Studio SOS: Recording Drums & Guitars

    Jon Marsh

    Recording drums and guitars is the task in this month's studio troubleshooting visit.

    Techniques Sep 2006
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    Studio SOS: Ergonomics

    Simon McEvoy

    This month's task for the SOS crew involves stripping down Simon McEvoy's entire studio to improve the acoustics and ergonomics.

    Techniques Aug 2006
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    Studio SOS: Portable Acoustic Treatment

    Hilgrove Kenrick

    The team create portable acoustic treatment for a TV/film music composer who has plans to move house.

    Techniques Jul 2006
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    Studio SOS: Mobile Home Studio

    Paul 'Spyder' Fitzpatrick

    This month the team travel to Wales to mix vocals, acoustic guitars, and a troublesome hurdy-gurdy for a studio based in a mobile home!

    Techniques Jun 2006
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    Studio SOS: The Lab

    Flying Duvet Remedies

    Flying duvets provide an emergency remedy for control-room acoustics in The Lab's two-storey industrial unit.

    Techniques May 2006
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    Studio SOS: Drum Recording

    Simon Kusnierek • Jon Kent • Nate Lewis • Dan Edney

    Drum recording problems face the Studio SOS team this month, as they sort out two Bristol-based studios at once.

    Techniques Apr 2006
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    Studio SOS: Building A DIY Vocal Booth

    Paul Joyner

    This time, the team convert a small empty room into a professional vocal booth within the space of a single afternoon!

    Techniques Mar 2006
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    Studio SOS: Troublesome Monitoring

    South

    The SOS team get busy at the London studio of a band called South, by transforming the sound of their troublesome monitoring room.

    Techniques Jan 2006
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    Studio SOS: Monitoring

    Dave Rogers

    This SOS reader was having trouble with his monitoring, so the SOS team sped over to his home studio in Bristol, England to sort things out.

    Techniques Dec 2005
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    Studio SOS: Improving Your Workspace

    Bella Saer

    In another exciting installment of our studio 'makeover' series, the team rotate Bella Saer's entire setup through 90 degrees in search of a more effective working environment.

    Techniques Nov 2005

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