Recording Engineers

Back in the old days, music was recorded in an actual recording studio on analog tape machines. In the early days of the Beatles, engineers wore white lab coats and neckties. Experimentation was frowned upon and only certain approved personnel could touch the knobs. There was no school to learn the process of sound or … More Recording Engineers

Joan Armatrading

A career stretching into five decades, Joan Armatrading is still going strong on the world stage. Around since the late 1960s, she released her first album in 1972. It was her third album, entitled Joan Armatrading (1976) when I first heard her.  The 1970s were drawing to an end and the era of the sensitive, … More Joan Armatrading