RSR321 - Graham Waks - Sound Proofing Your Home Studio - Recording Studio Rockstars

RSR321 – Graham Waks – Sound Proofing Your Home Studio

Why is super-chunk good for your peanut butter but not your studio? Graham shared tips on sound treatment for your studio, how to create DIY panels and clouds, what are room modes, and why you don't need to focus too much on bass traps.

My guest today is Graham Waks (wax) a drummer, engineer, and producer originally from California now living in Nashville TN who has been playing the drums for 12 years and teaching six. His recording studio is called Left + Right Music and he also runs Music City Acoustics designing and building acoustic panels for home studios.

While he absolutely loves touring and making records, he also loves education and empowering people to learn something new. So today we are going to dig into the topic of choosing the best acoustic treatment for your home studio so that both your recordings and your mixes sound awesome and you can make your best record ever!

Some of Graham’s music credits include: Lindi Ortega, Parade of Lights, Hadley Kennary, Kevin Presbrey, and Lauren Strange to name a few. 

Thank you to Anders Jovaag from ADAM Audio for the introduction.

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