Monthly Archives: November 2020

Why I Love Recording

James and the lads

Yesterday, after some time feeling decidedly down in the dumps over the horrific year that has been 2020, I dusted myself down, pulled on my engineer’s boilersuit and donned the requisite veil of professionalism to undertake a drum recording session that had been booked, cancelled due to Covid, faffed over and subsequently rebooked.

To Click Or Not To Click? That Is The Question

Metronome

In the modern era of music recording it is generally accepted practice to use a click track as the basis upon which to construct your impending masterpiece. Ah, the humble click track; that annoying blippy-bloop that has become so much a staple of the music production process. Fun Fact: the first time I ever used […]

How To Prepare For Your Session

Ableton, Synths and other gear

I am James Gasson, music warrior. With my mighty skills of imperfect objectivity and excellent tea making, I am on a mission to encourage critical thinking whilst trying to avoid tripping over stuff. Take a listen to a medley of my recordings here: https://www.thirdcirclerecordings.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/TCR-Drum-Demo.mp3 If you want help with your project, or you simply want […]

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