NAMM 2015 Update



Episode #195: Film Composer Richard Gibbs

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Film composer and music producer Richard Gibbs joins Dave and Herb on the 195th episode of Pensado’s Place.

Telefunken 251 Microphone Overview by John McBride

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John McBride, Engineer and Director of Blackbird Studio and The Blackbird Academy in Nashville, TN goes over the famed Telefunken 251 microphone (1 of 25 at Blackbird Studio) and what makes it such an iconic piece of recording equipment.

Episode #194: Producer/Engineer Matt Linesch


Dave sits down with Producer and Engineer Matt Linesch (Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros) and Hannah Finegold at Oceanway Studios to talk about Matt’s projects and techniques.

Mixing FAT Kick Drums

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Dave Pensado shows you some techniques to make your kicks FAT while still fitting perfectly in the mix.


Happy New Year!

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Mixing Big FAT Snares


Want your snare drums to have more fatness and low-end in the mix? Dave provides some simple tricks to help you out in the 115th Into The Lair.


5 Favorite Mix Buss Plugins of 2014

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Dave Pensado shows you his top 5 favorite mix buss plugins for 2014 in the 114th Into The Lair.


Merry Christmas!

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Episode #193: Producer/Engineer Craig Bauer

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Grammy award winning engineer, mixer and producer Craig Bauer (Kanye West, Smashing Pumpkins) joins Dave Pensado and Avid S6 expert Tom Graham to discuss Craig’s processes and how the Avid S6 console fits into his productions.