Lia Ices, Small Black, Banjo or Freakout, Sebastian Blanck (etc.) at Rare Book Room Studios

September 7, 2010 by  

Since we last checked in with Nicolas Vernhes at Rare Book Room Studios in Greenpoint, he tracked and mixed on Spoon‘s Transference, recorded with Dirty Projectors and Bjork, mixed the Animal Collective movie Oddsac, and much more. Read on!

Nicolas Vernhes mixed the forthcoming debut LP by Brooklyn's Soft Black, "New Chain," at Rare Book Room Studio in Greenpoint.

Most recently, Vernhes produced/engineered the upcoming Lia Ices record, which will be released in early ’11 on Jagjaguwar, and a new record by Banjo or Freakout for release early next year on his own Rare Book Room Records. Also for Rare Book Room Records, Vernhes co-produced and mixed the new album by Sebastian Blanck, Alibi Coast. Check out Blanck performing album-opening track, “I Blame Baltimore” at Rare Book Room Studio HERE.

Vernhes also mixed Steve Wynn’s new record for Yep Rock, engineered/mixed the new Versus album On the Ones and Threes for Merge, mixed the new Small Black record, New Chain for Jagjaguwar, produced/engineered the new So So Glos EP for Green Owl and recorded/mixed Endless Boogie’s Full House Head.

Vernhes has also engineered a three-song EP for a new project featuring members of Junior Senior.

Check out Rare Book Room Records here, Rare Book Room Studios here and our ’09 feature on Vernhes and Rare Book Room HERE.

Joe Lambert Mastering Hosts Dirty Projectors & Bjork, Versus, Yacht

July 6, 2010 by  

Joe Lambert Mastering has been busy with a host of high-profile sessions.

The Dirty Projectors

Artists that have been through his DUMBO suite recently include Dirty Projectors & Bjork’s “Mount Wittenberg Orca”. Kelli Scarr was in for Piece Full Length, The Knocks for Make It Better, Yacht for Utopia, and Versus for The Ones And Threes.

Additional projects included Dog And Panther’s What Happened?, Translations’ City Kid, Red Panda’s 12:34, Rekaste’s Dream, Sabastian Banck’s Alibi Coast, and Broadway Boys’ Lullaby Of Broadway.

New Blood from Jay Wud, and Dirty South from A-Track, plus the upcoming Deerhunter release, round things out at JLM.

Wonderland Productions(NYC) Sound Designs for BET Awards, Versus, Shares in Emmy Win

May 28, 2010 by  

Wonderland Productions, the NYC multimedia/music production company, recently wrapped up several high-profile projects.

"Assault in the Ring" Captured the Emmy for Outstanding Documentary

Sound designer/composer/mixer John Wiggins oversaw sound design for the upcoming BET Awards, airing June 27th at 8 PM.  In addition, the company executed a full package of hockey graphics sound for Versus, the new Philadelphia sports channel.

In addition, Wonderland’s work on the HBO documentary “Assault In The Ring” helped the program to net the 2010 Emmy Award for “Outstanding Documentary”.