RSR185 – Simon Walls & Greg Bonnier Record The World - Recording Studio Rockstars

RSR185 – Simon Walls & Greg Bonnier Record The World

Simon and Greg talked about recording remotely in Senegal and Morocco, Building a studio from local materials, getting professional recordings and video with a simple portable studio, and making sure that the chickens don't get you down. Plus lots of amazing stories about travel and music.

My guests today are Simon Walls & Greg Bonnier from Montreal CA. once a year, they pick a country, board a plane, pack suitcases full of gear and record as many talented artists as they can find. They have an amazing series on Youtube now called Simon & Greg Record The World.

Simon Walls is a music producer, songwriter and adventurer. After producing his own original records, he has been producing, recording and mixing for other artists such as Le Winston Band, David Jobin, Clay and Friends, ILAM, Tee Cloud, Sadio Cissokho and Aaron Lumley. He also produces for Wapikoni Mobile, Musique Nomade and AVATAQ offering recording services and mentorship to indigenous musicians across Canada. Between records, Simon is a motivational speaker at The Great Explorers where he tells the tales of his adventures.

Greg Bonnier is a record producer, sound engineer and filmmaker based in Montreal, Canada. Beginning at Musique Plus (Much Music) in 2000, he has since managed post-production facilities, mixed various TV shows, filmed and edited many documentaries, live shows, corporate films and web projects including a web series with renown French actor Pierre Richard. Since 2006, his work in music has led him to produce, record and mix all over the world with artists from all walks of life and diverse musical genres.

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Simon - (This is some of the music I've been working on lately. Sadio Cissokho, Domou Diambour and Assukatendeng Family were recorded during our trip in Senegal last year.)

Greg - Clement Jacques and Charles Landry