The new Matte Black video is out now! Shot (& recorded) here at Metrosonic, It looks & sounds great. Check it out:
The last time our friend, DJ/producer Nick Low-Beer was here he was lending a hand manning the turntables for our party. This time around we find him building beats for some of the new tracks he is producing. Our in studio video of Nick offers a behind the scenes look at him creating […]
Setting up the Peter Gordon Improv session in the Metrosonic live room — with Yunior Terry, Elio Villafranca and Alex Waterman at MetroSonic.
Excerpt: Vinyl Mastering for Matte Black
Recorded Matte Black as backwards spoken word to 1/4″, reversed & tape looped it and then flew back to 1/2″ tape with plate reverb & edited for the LP’s A side lock groove….cool.
After days of clean up, repairs and postponements from the storm, we are happy to return to some kind of a semi-normal routine. We’re now in the home stretch with Matte Black’s album project; editing & sequencing the reels for our final listening session before we send them off for vinyl mastering.
Anyone recognize the windows in this photo shoot? That’s the alt-metal band Seether standing in our live room! It turns out the live room does more than just kick ass as a recording space. After his video & photo shoot with The Damned Things, esteemed photographer Clay Patrick McBride again chose MetroSonic for this recent photo shoot with Seether. Clay has distinguished […]
Live show alert! Matte Black is playing Xpo 929 in Brooklyn tomorrow night. They were here a few weeks ago recording for their new album and it was a blast! Matt will be back this week for more mixing and we’ll post tracks from that soon along with some video.
Kellee McQuinn, the founder of KidTribe, was here at MetroSonic a few weeks ago recording vocals for Kidtribe’s new video called “Unjunk Yourself.” KidTribe began as a grassroots organization dedicated to kid’s health and fitness but has grown into one of the leading pioneers in the field. They’ve partnered with organizations such as NASA, The American […]
Last week Ferran Esquerdo stepped into the big live room to record some amazing drum beats for his demo reel. We found the sweet spot in the room for his drum tones and got to work laying down some great tracks. This is a good chance to hear how awesome drums on their own sound […]
MetroSonic is very proud to wish Andrew Bird congratulations on the success of his album Break It Yourself on the Billboard 200! You might remember, Mr. Bird worked on his record right here at Metrosonic last year, and we are thrilled to see all the success that has come his way since. Break it Yourself is now positioned at #94 […]
The talented, young animator Mari Jaye Blanchard was in the studio recently recording voiceovers for her animated short titled “Not Yet” which will air on the cross generational institution Sesame Street. Impressive as it is, this is not Mari Jaye’s first time working with Sesame Street. Her shorts titled Twelve Little Chicks and Thirteen’s Not So Lucky […]