“In the studio I love the API [Lunchbox] – I can hear exactly what the pre on that [512c] does as a sound and it’samazing. An API desk is definitely on my wish list. One thing I’ve probably done more than anything else in my engineering career is record vocals. I’ve done it from a really rudimentary way, sticking a Røde NT2 into a TL Audio Ivory and not knowing what to turn on or off, putting too much limitingon, things like that. Now, I know I can run my Beyerdynamic [M130] mic into it and I know what I’m gonna get.
"Right now I’m working on a project called Mother Rose with a guy called Andy Neal. He’s a really talented guitarist and has been for twenty or thirty years, and when we record we usehe shittest instruments, in the shittest environments into the shittest things; because that’s the result we want. Like I said, when you’re working alone, you tend to analyse and over-think it."