session reports

Mastering at TONFORMATION

a big thanxxxx for the TONFORMATION guys for giving me access to their studio in hamburg, altona! it was a quite spontanious session, 19 tracks to master and a release date closer than the end of the world... yeah, those O 300 monitors ain't bad and BJOERN was giving full support for the quick studio […] Read More…

Vocalmix for TRIGGA HAPPY SOUND

hamburg's toppa ting soundsystem TRIGGA HAPPY SOUND is coming up with an exclusive mixtape for HAWKEYE (kingston, jamaica), featuring 10 songs to make the crowd jump higher... the vocals have been sent in split stereo, containing the raw vocal on the left and raw instrumental on the right speakerbox. funny format, as i was told […] Read More…

Mastering SUBP YAO’s 1000 EP

now, having upgraded my DAW from a MS WINDOWS system to a brand new heavily roaring MAC, i'm happy that all the associated changes in my setup (D/A converters, new master clocking, UAD-1 to UAD-2 upgrade, mix environment changes with more digital integration, especially of the EVENTIDE H8000 FW) work out fine!! a good way […] Read More…

EINSTIEG Berlin & Dortmund

troubleshooting for the EINSTIEG team at the education fairs taking place in berlin and dortmund was my september engagement in 2011. as always, it was quite a lot of fun involved besides taking care of the faders, stages and engineers! berlin and cologne were the places to party while the weekends (and an additional monday, […] Read More…

On holiday…

because of some heavy technical issues an upgrading/testing/reconstructing phase of my studio is due these weeks... i'm sorry for not beeing fully available right now! computers ain't sh#t Read More…

Theater production VON SPRACHLOSER LIEBE

again, theater director CORINNA SOMMERHÄUSER engaged me soundwise for an ALTONALE//THALIA THEATER production, this time dealing with the issue of bilateral relationships between german and turkish peeps. the great play recieved the BIENNALE DIRECTOR'S AWARD for a reason: it reveals so many touching fragments of a crashed relationship, which have their origin in the cultural […] Read More…

Sounddesign for AMPLIFY Ent.

hamburg//london-based Amplify Entertainment is coming up with a new music format called BLAQ STARS, which is defining the world's present & future of africa-inspired contemporary music. the first BLAQ STARS concert, featuring ghana's 'artist of the year' SARKODIE, BASHY from london who won the Urban Music Award (most inspirational artist) and KOBI ROCK (Grown Child, […] Read More…

EINSTIEG fair, Hamburg & Cologne

having worked as audio engineer for the education fair EINSTIEG several times, i was put in a new position during the fairs in hamburg and cologne: the troubleshooter. six stages and six engineers were supported by me technically and mentally to get their jobs done with no disruption. but feeling responsible for those procedures was […] Read More…

Engineering for SATURATE RECORDS

i'm proud to be part of the SATURATE RECORDS team since feb 2011, that picked me as their in-house mastering & mixing engineer. first up, there was some work to be done on ACRE's post-dubstep EP "PATHS", which will be released in june. 8-bit lead synths meet glitchy melodies and deep basslines, keeping things downtempo […] Read More…

Travelling Sri Lanka 2010//2011

yeah folks - i was outta here for two months experiencing the tropical sights & sounds of SRI LANKA. travelling opens the heart, because you have to adapt to new places, people and situations and always profit from it in a way. open minded people, different lifestyle and priorities, some old-school values which seem good […] Read More…