therapeutic brain dumping to nap to. darwin deez walks and talks (to himself) about music making and miscellanea. “never trust a thought that comes to you while you’re sitting down.” - nietzsche.
Episode 37: Vac Rac Adventure
Inward Connections Vac Rac 4000 made in 1997, specifically the TLM-1 Tube Limiter Module. Quite a compressor and I almost owned a pair. Go shopping with me.
Episode 36: Songwriting process step by step, one man’s take
One man’s take on the important parts and the order I find myself doing them in. And as soon as I cast this it will all change completely. Also none of this applies unless you think my songs are good, so it's no more universal than that. Riffs!
Episode 35: Compression - 3 Types 3 Reasons
TL;DR: 1. Punch/Snap (add or remove it) 2. Movement 3. Leveling and 1. SSL Bus Comp 2. Vari-Mu 3. 1176
Episode 34: The 10th Dimension?
The possibility of (forwards) possibility and whatnot, but why 10 and not merely 7?
Episode 33: E-Series or G-Series SSL
Which EQ do I want to use? Which one does Chris Lord-Alge (Green Day, Tina Turner, MCR, Muse) use? What's the difference?
update: the E-series sounds better.
Episode 32: Mixing Vs Producing
Thoughts on respecting and disrespecting the signal path. And getting a little meta.