Inside Matador’s Dublin Synth Studio

Gavin Lynch, aka Matador, offers a quick tour of his studio, discusses his workflow and explains his approach to recording his gorgeous collection of gear.… Read More Inside Matador’s Dublin Synth Studio

IKEA Synth Wardrobe Squeezes Studio Into Small Spaces

Felix of The Tuesday Night Machines shared this video, documenting how he hacked an IKEA Pax wardrobe to house a compact synth studio. Here’s what he has to say about using the IKEA PAX as a ‘synth wardrobe’: I tried a lot of different music setups over the years. Standing at a desk, sitting at… Read More IKEA Synth Wardrobe Squeezes Studio Into Small Spaces

Mychael Danna In The Studio

This video, via Output, features composer Mychael Danna in a profile that’s part studio tour and part interview. Danna’s gorgeous studio is located in downtown Hollywood, but is designed to be a self-contained, exotic world. The studio is filled with instruments from around the world, and Danna is known for incorporating them into his soundtracks… Read More Mychael Danna In The Studio

In The Studio With Chromeo

This video, via Factmagazine, features a studio tour with electro funk duo Chromeo (David Macklovitch and Patrick Gemayel). Macklovitch & Gemayel give an overview of their Burbank, CA studio, demonstrate how they use some of their key synths & talk a bit about their production workflow.