RSR287 – S Husky Hoskulds – How To Be Original Recording & Mixing in The Studio - Recording Studio Rockstars

RSR287 – S Husky Hoskulds – How To Be Original Recording & Mixing in The Studio

If that plugin sounds so great then why does your mix still suck? Husky talked about how to find your own unique sound in the studio using pa speakers, guitar pedals, Gramaphone mics, and plugins so that your records will sound awesome and original!

My guest today is S. Husky Hoskulds a Grammy winning engineer, and mixer who moved to LA in 1991 to study audio engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles. 

He began his career working with Mitchell Froom and Tchad Blake as a staff engineer at The Sound Factory in the early 1990s but would quickly move on to independent projects with Michael Penn, The Wallflowers, Sheryl Crow, Tom Waits and steady collaboration with Mike Patton on his various projects. 

In 2002 he won a Grammy for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical alongside Jay Newland for the multiple awarded debut album Come Away with Me by Norah Jones co-produced by Craig Street. Husky’s many credits also include Joe Henry, Solomon Burke, Elvis Costello, Allen Toussaint, Mavis Staples, Ann Peebles, Bettye Lavette, My Brightest Diamond, Billy Preston, Aloan, Chocolate Genius, Fantomas, Sheryl Crow and many more...

Thanks to Andris at JZ microphones for making our introduction.

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