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Remo head & Re-orientated kit experiment.

Remo head & Re-orientated kit experiment.

Another experiment in my world of recording while hitting things. Trying out the Remo Powerstroke 3 clear on kick batter, with a Black suede on reso (No hole). Re-orientated the kit with the Racks & Floors to my hard left and right. Made room for optimum hat/cymbal ergonomics. Have some new cymbal additions under the mic – 15″ K Sweet Hats, and some K custom special dry’s scattered about. Loving that line.

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Ambient Drum / Room Mic Experiment

Ambient Drum / Room Mic Experiment

I’ve been meaning to set up various ambient mics around this facility for some time now (19 years or so). I have some drum tracking lined up to record and finally got around to giving this a go beforehand. I set up a basic Kick/Snare/Hat kit and six different mic locations. Some more successful than others. The video cuts between the mic setups to showcase the results.

What location do you prefer?

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“Live in Studio”

“Live in Studio”

Got together with the @androidlust crew for a “Live in Studio” performance. I love being able to experiment with non-standard setups. Used a minimal setup based around kick/snare/hat with a T-Shirt dampened floor tom and ching-ring. “No drum samples harmed in this recording!” Full video & Track is available via YouTube & Bandcamp. Links below. “androidlust
Intimate Stranger (Live in Studio) — The fourth installment of the “Live in Studio” series. Drums: @rhythminmind Also be sure to download the free HD audio version. https://music.androidlust.com/track/intimate-stranger-hd #liveinstudio #intimatestranger #androidlust #electronicmusic #arpodyssey #karpodyssey #livemusic”

YouTube – https://youtu.be/iCFiGPk6vYs
Bandcamp – https://music.androidlust.com/track/intimate-stranger-hd

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Idea Building

Idea Building

Inside view of how the creative process finds its way. My creative world is filled with never-ending experimentation. This is little insight into my creative process. For me is often sorting out the parts that don’t make the cut. These are such parts.

c414 EB’s on floors, guitars on the verge of feedback, and other experimentation.

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