August 1st, 2016 by David Weiss
Keep your eyes peeled out the next time you’re traversing a bucolic East Village block. Put on your The Force goggle and you just might see it: The studio that made the Kessel Run in under 12 parsecs.
This is the creative space of the prolific music-to-picture composer Goldi, and Read more...
July 20th, 2016 by Dan Gluszak
The iconic Capitol Records Tower in Los Angeles California. Photo credit: John Piro/Capitol Music Group
When Capitol Studios of Hollywood first opened its doors, America was a vastly different place than it is today.
It was 1956, a mere two years into the beginning of the Civil Rights Movement. The Read more...
June 23rd, 2016 by Blake Madden
This story first appeared in Trust Me, I’m a Scientist, on April 15, 2015.
The Great Stalacpipe Organ
In 1954, on his 5th birthday, Robert Sprinkle was given a choice by his father, Leland Sprinkle: have a traditional birthday party, or take a tour of one of Virginia’s most famous Read more...
June 20th, 2016 by David Weiss
Things are heating up in Long Island City.
That’s where you’ll find The Ice Plant, the newly hatched second generation of the recording/mixing facility that aims to be “a destination studio for local musicians.” What do founders Wayne Silver and Adam Zirkin mean by that?
In other words, this bright Read more...
May 19th, 2016 by Garion Wells
Singer and Songwriter Joshua James hit #1 on the iTunes Folk chart early in his career, and has since become an active producer, working out of his own home studio in Utah.
Joshua James is a folk singer and songwriter, originally from Nebraska, who now lives and works in American Read more...