I played bass with Screeching Weasel in Denver and Houston. Denver was great, I never need to go back to Houston again.
The Obsoletes did a little reunion show up in Neenah at Cranky Pat’s with the Goodnight Loving as part of a friends wedding. I also played bass with Screeching Weasel in Minneapolis two nights in a row.
I mixed a couple more songs for Italian rockers Breakout Division.
The guys from Old American Junk came in for a few days of mixing.
I did mastering for Invade Rome, Catch Kid, Cameron McGill and What Army, The Ragadors, Ten Pound Mustache, Stranj Child, and for a compilation of Wisconsin artists covering Wilco’s Summerteeth album which will be released soon by Muzzle Of Bees.
We put the finishing touches on the final mixes for the new Cameron McGill & What Army album, mastering to follow soon. One of the best albums I’ve had the pleasure of being a part of.
I finished up final mixes and did mastering for the new Wildbirds EP entitled “Sunshine Blues” which will be out this summer.
The new Sugar Stems album is mixed and mastered, it will be released on vinyl in the U.S. and Austria and on CD by a Japanese label, all by August this year.
Thanks to Shane for providing such awesome sounding tracks to work with.
Mixing for the Sugar Stems full-length has began. It is to be released on a few different labels in a few different formats by this summer.
I mixed the album I recorded last year with Bob Burns & the Breakups.
Mixed and mastered the newest album for Archie Powell & The Exports, they plan to release it later this year.
Working with Drugs Dragons on a few full-length, everything is recorded now, just need to find time to mix it.
I spent a few days working with Old American Junk recording some new songs and mixing some previously recorded stuff.
Nearly finished mixing the new Cameron McGill & What Army album, a few small adjustments and some mastering and it should be good to go.
Finished mixing the Muddy Udders album I recorded last year.
The studio website is up….it’s just a temporary page but it’s a start…..
You can see it HERE.
Cameron McGill and What Army have been here, hard at work finishing up the recording phase of their new record.
I did a quick interview for the UW Milwaukee Post about Smart Studios closing down, check it out here.
I spent a couple weeks recording a new album with the band Jaill from Milwaukee.
The album will be out on Sub Pop Records sometime in 2010.
I mixed a fabulous new EP for Noah Harris, expect to find it on vinyl soon.
I spent a day at my studio playing bass on about 6 songs for Nate Rusch. I will be mixing the album as soon as I can get to it.
I spent a couple more days with Archie Powell and the Exports, we finishing the recording phase of the album and it’s turning out great, mixing will commence soon.
I recorded a live Riverdales show in Chicago, which will hopefully be properly mixed and used for a release sometime in the future.
I opened up my own mixing, mastering and recording studio. It’s called The Mystery Room Mastering and Recording Company. It’s in the same room that was formerly Mastermind Productions in Milwaukee (Bayview).
Finished up most of the recording for Archie Powell and the Exports.
I flew up to Edmonton, AB Canada to play bass with Screeching Weasel.
Finished up mixing the new Tim Schweiger and the Middle Men album, should be out in early ’10.
I did a quick 2-day session at Howl Street with one of my favorites the Midwest Beat, which should produce 2 different singles due out next year.
I also started a new full-length project with Archie Powell and the Exports from Chicago, we’re about to wrap up the rest of the recording this coming week. The drums were done at an amazing new room in Madison, WI called the Blast House. Can’t say enough good things about that place.