Posts Tagged ‘gearslutz’

What does a Neve 1073 and a Behringer ADA-8000 Have in common?

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010

Not a lot. Unless of course you are like me and decide to transplant some Neve soul into an ADA-8000.  I have this Behringer ADA-8000 with a burned out power supply anyway …  time to experiment!


You are looking at the main section of the Behringer ADA-8000. The red arrow points to the shorting/burned out capacitor that destroyed the transformer. After ordering a new transformer and getting everything to work, I started to tinker. (more…)

Bringing the Brass Bling to producer Ken Lewis

Saturday, May 22nd, 2010
Ken Lewis cranks it to volume #11

Ken Lewis cranks it to volume #11

Ken Lewis of the production team The Skywalkers got in touch with yours truly for help in making his MIDIs sound “real”.

With at least 50 #1 hits under his belt, Ken is great at getting the sound he is looking for, and he needed an extremely fast turnaround time and lots of options. Trumpeter Tony Gorruso accompanied me to Ken’s home studio and the three of us arranged the tracks at top speed, aiming for a deep monster brass sound.