"Lets face it. Real singers are not dumb. They know, as well as we do, when somethings wrong. They can either choose to let a bad performance go, or re-do it, or tune it. The whole thing is based on the budget. Remember there is Never an end to the…"
"Isn't it the T-Bone sound everyone wants now? I wonder how much tuning was done on the plant/kraus record. I'd guess it was done.
Sometimes it's not a matter of making a bad vocalist sound decent (which I may argue can't be…"
I currently live in Brentwood, TN
I Edit/Tune/Time-Align/Mix/Record/Produce (pretty much the same stuff everyone else here does)
I also work for Music Marketing (http://www.musicmarketing.ca) as a Product Specialist, so you can find me in pro audio and music stores doing demonstrations for studio toys. I am beta tester for Celemony Melodyne.
My gtr gear :
'69 Fender Bassman
Ulbrick Stadium 80
Matchless ESD 212 cab
Tom Anderson Hollow Drop Top Classic
Hamer Monaco Elite
Duesenberg DTV Outlaw TV
Guild D-55 Acoustic, fitted with L.R. Baggs electronics
Line 6 Filter Pro
TC 2290 Delay
a collection of various pedals from Fulltone, Line6, Keeley, Cusack Music, etc
Studio Gear :
MacPro 2.66 - 6 gigs of ram - 2 TB of storage (for all you nerds)
Powermac 450 - FTP server
Pro Tools LE 7.4
MOTU 828 mkII
I have worked with :
Brooks & Dunn
Chris & Conrad
Morning Will Break
Rush of Fools
Robbie Seay Band
Rebecca St. James
Nascar '08 In-Game Soundtrack
yada-yada-yada...I'll finish this later. hope ya'll understand...I gotta work. lol
Hey John,David Posey is also a friend of mine and yours as well.I am a fiddle and mandolin player. I live here in Mboro.Tenn. Just wanted to say hello and if u need any fidddle or mandolin work please contact me. Thanks, JLC
John I just wanted to say, I was checking out some of the NMP videos and came upon yours of Bobby McFerrin and The other with Josh G. Wow it's really kewl to see B Mc actually singing, but it was kewl that his voice seemed to be scatting like an instrument! and Josh- wow what a voice! Thanks for sharing these videos I enjoyed them! cheers :)................< KK Ryder
Hey John, yes of course...
I just jumped on here last night and I don't know why :)
All I need is another Monkey, like Facebook on my back.
Listened to the opening tune on your page, sounds really great...is that your band or are you the engr/producer