At the end of 2021, we finally got time between recording projects to finish the Live acoustic room.
The new live room conversion started last week. Already in use as a drum room with its dark sounding concrete walls, the new version will be a warmer sounding soft wood enclosed space suitable for all types of recording. It is already wired to the main studio with 24 audio tie lines and has its … Read more
One year on, we are still living with the global Covid19 pandemic. Safety is paramount at Solitaire. The studio is open as normal for remote mixing and mastering. Clients from all over the world can send files to be mixed or mastered without visiting the studio. This is something that could not have happened a … Read more
I have just set up a new Soundcloud account for Solitaire Studio. This account is a place to send new clients who would like to hear examples of the music I have recorded, mixed and or mastered previously.
“Say Anything But A Goodbye” is the latest single from Philip Noone. Philip recorded his vocals here at Solitaire and all mixing and mastering was done here also by Alan Whelan. Below is a link to the video on Youtube. Enjoy
I had the pleasure of recording vocals for this song in January and then mixing and mastering it for Philip Noone. The single was released today and is now available on all platforms. Philip will be back in the studio in February to start work on some new projects. Enjoy
This is metal song by Dark Ride which I mixed and mastered at Solitaire in Jan 2021. Enjoy
Today Alan mixed and mastered a jazz song called Make You Dance by Cyrille Aimee. The song was originally recorded by Al Schmidt at Capitol Studios. Alan has been mixing for over 31 years and works in all genres of music. You can listen to it at the link below.
Over the weekend Alan did a mix and master of the song Locked Together by Gospel band Phat Hat. The tracks for this song are available on the Plugin Alliance website under the Sessions tab for anyone who wants to have a go at mixing them. Link below to the finished product on our youtube … Read more
The last in our series of Drum microphone comparison videos is now on our youtube channel or below. This video covers hi hat mic choices. Recorded with Kieran Leonard from Celtic Woman.