The Tapehead Inspector

This video demos the Tapehead Inspector – a sort of tangible sampler.  Here’s the background on it, via Roy Mohan Shearer: Inspired by the reversal of the name of a musical trio that I play in with Chris Croasdale and Mr. Jonnie Common. We’re really into tapes, and as Chris’ birthday was coming up Jonnie and I decided to… Read More The Tapehead Inspector

Analog Mastering Secrets

Matador records filmed a set of short documentaries on the all-analog mastering process by which Mission of Burma’s landmark recordings from the early 1980’s were re-mastered. The process documented is vintage, old-school tape process. The gear is original. The vinyl is live cut. It’s an interesting and timely set of videos: Mission of Burma- Burma… Read More Analog Mastering Secrets