Category Archives: In the studio with:

Memorial Day 2014

Thanks to everybody who came to our 16th annual memorial day party. I recorded all of the bands down to half-inch tape and I gotta say, it sounds pretty awesome! Here are a few tracks from that night. Next year …

Common Mistakes Artists Make in the Recording Studio w/ Eric Yoder

 

I sat down with platinum engineer and producer Eric Yoder of Horse-Drawn Productions to discuss the common mistakes artists make during the recording process. Eric also shares some great stories about his times with Lauren Hill, R. Kelly and …

Amish Guy Scores big in the Music Industry

I am born of Amish heritage – at least in my blood, as my father was raised Amish.  I moved to Chicago to pursue a career in music, after earning a bachelor’s in Music Industry from Capital University in Ohio.  …

Lauryn Hill & Fugees story…and it’s all true!!

So this epic tale goes all the way back to 2002, back in the original Horse-Drawn space on Belmont and Central Park.  A client had been working with one of my engineers, who no longer worked at the Horse.  Of  …

I remember when R. Kelly threw a fire extinguisher down the hall @ChicagoTrax…

Ahh yes – those were the days! LOL.  I have a lot of great memories working with Rob(ert Kelly) – Yes, that’s what we called him in the studio – and yes he really does sound just like that!

I …

For some shiny new music check out “Duller Colors”

Meet Duller Colors  from the Chicago suburbs…

featuring members of Hotlips Messiah and Et tu Brute?

their music is available on their reverbnation site

you can follow them on twitter, facebook, youtube & soundcloud as well…

Voodoostick in from Las Vegas to track @ The Horse!

Busy, Busy, Busy…

Mike Patton Testimonial