Monthly Archives: August 2013

Made Up Mind – New CD from Tedeschi Trucks Band

Congrats to our friends in the Tedeschi Trucks Band on today’s release of their new CDTTBBand_0_0 – MADE UP MIND -  straight outta Swamp Raga Studio.Here’s what they have to say about it-

The second studio album from Tedeschi Trucks Band is now available in stores and online everywhere. Recorded once again at Derek and Susan’s own Swamp Raga Studio, produced by Derek Trucks and Jim Scott and engineered by Bobby Tis, Made Up Mind is a statement from a band in its prime.CDcover

Read more about Swamp Raga Studio here.



A Well-travelled Neve 8048

8048-orig_ownerHere’s a great ad we just got from our bud Dom at Santa Barbara Sound Design. Sir George Martin and the crew gathered around the (not yet ‘vintage’) Neve 8048. Years later, after a life in the UK, it lived and worked in Santa Barbera, then visited us here in VT for a thorough refurb & restoration, and moved on to a new home in Omaha, Nebraska at Saddle Creek Records.

ListenUp Audiobooks Studio Upgrade

listenup-logoListenUp Audiobooks in Atlanta GA recently upgraded their studios with gear provided by Sonic Circus. ListenUp is a leader in the spoken word recording world, which is a growing segment of the recording business with over 7000 audiobook titles released in 2012.

The ListenUp facility houses a total of 13 voice recording studios and two audio post rooms where founder Chris Fogg and his crew turn out high quality audiobooks for some of the major audio publishers in the industry, including Hachette Audio, Harper Audio and

Studio upgrades include a high quality vocal chain featuring a Neumann TLM103, a Rupert Neve Portico 5015 mic pre/compressor and Pro Tools. ListenUp’s Post Studio A was upgraded with an SSL Matrix SuperAnalogue™ Console, a loaded SSL X-Rack, Pro Tools HD2, and a full complement of WAVES software.

In addition to audiobooks, ListenUp provides music cues and sound design to a broad variety of clients, through it’s sister company, ListenUp Production.

Harper Hug did the studio layout.

Harper Hug did the studio layout.

Visit – where you can hear and download recordings produced at ListenUp. ListenUp Audiobooks is an affiliate partner of Amazon’s and a proud member of the Audio Publishers Association.