Pro Mixing: Inside the Making of ‘Hypnotic Eye’ with Ryan Ulyate
I recently sat down with Ryan Ulyate to discuss Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ chart topping ‘Hypnotic Eye’ album, which Ryan recorded, mixed, and co-produced. He walked me through the entire process of crafting the #1 rock album—take a look.
Music: My 11th Hour Call to Mix at the Paradise Music Festival
How many times have you been asked, last minute, to mix a band you’ve never heard of, on a PA you’ve never listened too, by someone who has never met you? This is the story behind my 11th hour call to mix the Paradise Music Festival in the Bahamas.
Music: How I Mixed Front of House for Fitz and the Tantrums at the US Open with 1 Million Watching Live on Television
This was live TV, but more intense live TV than any late night show or daytime talk. The band gear, lights, stage, risers, etc. would all roll out in short order, line check quickly, and then go out on live TV. No pressure.