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Hundreds of producers and engineers make their living by working alongside underground bands that are self-funded and mainly need studio time to record their first releases. Based in Warwickshire, Tom Gittins works out of his Monochrome Productions studio to help...
XLN Audio are the developers behind Addictive Drums, a popular music software that offers it's user some of the most sophisticated drum sounds of any virtual instrument. They continue to expand upon it's appeal with the release of recent packs like...
In addition to being a member of his own multi-platinum band, Garbage, Butch Vig has brought his production abilities to enough acclaimed albums by the likes of Nirvana, The Smashing Pumpkins, and Foo Fighters, to be firmly cemented in music history....
Sie Medway-Smith had told me about Pablo Clements' synth haven of a studio, Toy Rooms, so I went looking for it on Miloco's website. Covered with synths, keyboards, guitars, drums, and vinyl records, it's quite the hidden gem of a place,...
Mike Hedges' resume stretches pretty far, as you'd expect from someone with four decades in the industry. His production and engineering credits are all over the place, be it underground bands, mainstream acts, or movie soundtracks. Even the plugin...
In the world of both pro audio and music engineering, Eddie Kramer's name is one of legend. Having been the engineer that captured Jimi Hendrix's material, as well as some acclaimed releases by Led Zeppelin, The Beatles and The...
Chris Allen is not unfamiliar with both critical & commercial success. As the co-producer & engineer of Sonique’s "It Feels So Good", which became a hit in 2000, spending three weeks at #1 in the UK, his place in dance music...

Hugh Worskett [Producer]

Some weeks ago, I came across a track called "Stranger". I thought it was pretty good, and went hunting for the producer. So here we are, with an interview of Hugh Worskett, a London-based music man whose work with...
Fabrice Gabriel has risen to fame within the audio world as the technical powerhouse behind Slate Digital plugins, like the VCC and VTM. He's now making news with his own company, Eiosis, and it's first plugin, the "AirEQ". Below, you can read...

Darren King [Artist]

You'd be hard pressed to not give Darren King props for being something unique to the world of drumming. Drumming is the back-bone of a lot of music. The sound of his band, Mutemath, is largely characterized by the percussion-work of...
Darren King, the drummer from Mutemath, has collaborated with a sample company called That Sound to create his own sample pack. As a recent owner of these samples, I decided to reach out to the company for an interview about their...
In an age where we see more and more professional studios fade away, London's Metropolis Studios has been able to remain standing. Paul Norris and Liam Nolan are currently working as a part of their engineering staff. Thanks to...

Dobie [Artist]

After my chat with Sie Medway-Smith, we got to talking about producers in London, and he mentioned that Dobie would be a great guy to talk to, as someone who's been around for a while and had tons of...
The fact that Red Bull has been able to so successfully permeate the world of music is a puzzling feat, considering that they're primarily a seller of energy drinks. Brendon Harding is the Studio Manager at their London Studio location,...
Yoad Nevo has been an in-demand mixer and producer as well as a digital audio guru for over twenty years. With numerous production and mix credits, as well as a major role at Waves Audio, he’s played an active...
Despite having been a speaker manufacturer for less than a decade, Unity Audio has been able to give established brands a run for their money with it's line of studio monitors, which can be found in audio establishments like...
Though Brian Trifon has been featured on Speakhertz before, under his Trifonic moniker, my talk with him this time covered different ground, particularly since his colleague, Brian White, was on board to talk about their work at Finishing Move Inc....
With 30+ years in the music industry, Chris Sheldon’s abilities as a mixer and producer are in demand among rock bands across Europe. He’s worked with the likes of Foo Fighters, Oceansize, Garbage and Feeder, and has sharpened his...
Sie Medway-Smith has been able to thrive for two decades in the music industry as a freelance producer and mixer that has worked with both established acts like Massive Attack, Björk and Depeche Mode and newcomers like TALA. Thanks to some help from...
Whilst Native Instruments and Scarbee tend to make waves in the world of virtual instruments, it's worth noting that Pettinhouse has been around for almost ten years, providing its own version of such products. This Italian company, operated by...