The analog vs. digital debate goes back to the roll out of the mp3 file format. Sundance now brings it to us in an easily digestible way in its film, The Distortion of Sound. These quotes caught our attention, and we can’t wait to see the film: Music is the most phenomenal thing on the planet. – Quincy Jones I couldn’t imagine life without it. – Slash The listener doesn’t know so he doesn’t care
Today, I am sharing my AllAboutJazz.com article about Sony Hip Hop producer, BuBu the Producer. Yes, I know. I’m a jazz artist. And yes, BuBu is a Hip Hop producer. Learn how this can turn out! Check out Jazz Incognito.
I am extremely happy with the artwork that was designed for my two CD covers: The Only Human cover was photographed by journalist, Eva Hambach. I saw Eva’s work on the cover of one of David Dyson’s CDs and contacted her. It turned out that she was the wife of jazz saxophonist, Marshall Keys. I became comfortable almost immediately with Eva during our first meeting and soon sprung my CD cover idea on he
Highlighting some of the demos from my upcoming album, Love, today. Led by several producers and engineers, the tracks were recorded at Cue Recording Studios and Asiatic Studios in Oxon Hill, MD. The 13-track project will be mastered at Masterwork Recording. Do let me know what you think?
With a commitment to feature recording studios that have partnered with RP101, it is no wonder that Cue Recording Studios in Falls Church, VA is featured first. I have recorded the bulk of my tracks at Cue, and they have hosted our RP101 tours. Cue is a Grammy-award-winning recording studio in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. In addition to offering top-notch gear (including a beautiful Yamaha grand piano),
Talent’s important. But it can only take a musician so far. Creating and recording an album is glamorous and exciting, but it takes a lot more than great sound to make it in the music business. Upfront but behind-the-scenes work – like planning, budgeting and hiring – are as critical to the quality of an album as vocals, yet receive far less coaching. That’s where Recording Project 101® comes in.