Joe Meek’s Never-Ending Impact on How We Make Music

How could a man who was tone deaf and had no sense of rhythm change the landscape of recording techniques? Joe Meek was that very man. A studio engineer who was loved and loathed during his professional reign between 1955 and 1967. Meek is now regarded as an innovator, whose impact in the recording industry … More Joe Meek’s Never-Ending Impact on How We Make Music

The Binaural Failure in the Recording Industry

Something I wrote for the MMT department blog, head on over: https://mmtfinland.wordpress.com/ Over Your Shoulder What would a mannequin head with microphones built into it be used for in a recording studio environment? Radiohead notoriously hinted at a new recording technique they were trying in 2007, “basically on the new album, you’ll be hearing some of … More The Binaural Failure in the Recording Industry

Don’t Be Passionate

Passion is form over function. Purpose is function, function, function. The only way out is through. Every man is a quotation from all his ancestors. Highlights/notes from Ego Is the Enemy, by Ryan Holiday.  I need to re-read this book at least yearly. My friends should do the same.