Woodshed Recording - a beautiful studio retreat in the Malibu hills - was originally going to be a personal composition studio, but has become a popular choice for those looking for a musician-friendly home away from home. Owner Richard Gibbs talks about his own career, the inspirations behind Woodshed, and that piano!
Rik Simpson, Coldplay's producer, invites us to the band's North London studio to talk about how he records them, and about his long history with SSL, from working with the G Series as a fifteen-year-old to using the Matrix today.
Producer Jordan Tischler, from Digital Bear Entertainment in Boston, gives us his views on in-the-box vs analogue mixing, summing and monitoring on the Matrix, using recall with the X-Rack... and the SSL sound.
Songwriter and producer Johnny McDaid talks about his work with artists such as U2, Paul van Dyk and Carina Round, his love of SSL consoles, his transition from in-the-box to mixing in groups on the Matrix... and the songwriting process.
Legendary producer Jerry Boys talks about his long career, including working with The Beatles, Jimi Hendrix and the Buena Vista Social Club, and tells us how he likes to use the Matrix and X-Rack in his home mixing studio.
Take a detailed tour of Timbaland's sensational tour bus, complete with acoustically treated, mobile recording studio, and listen to Antony Fernandez from Pro Audio Nerds talk about his favourite features of the Matrix and X-Rack.
Producer and songwriter Steve Booker talks about his career, most recently with Duffy, Alexandra Burke and Westlife, and how he uses the Matrix and X-Racks in his home studio 'for the punch'.
Production partners Nate Hills (aka Danja) and Marcella Araica talk about their studio, their work with artists like Timbaland, Britney Spears, Usher and Justin Timberlake... and how the Matrix helps them with the creative process.
Joe Galdo, President of South Beach Studios in Florida, and Studio Manager Hart Guther, talk about their how they use the Matrix and X-Racks in Studio B.
Timbaland, aka Tim Mosley, producer, songwriter and rapper, talks about why he was one of the first producers to buy the Matrix and why he thinks 'it's the best'.