Be on the watch for a new concept in the works from the Steelesque syndicate.
Tracking drums was a long process but we’ve finished. It’s all what you hear really. Some will identify with me when I say I analyze the sounds of songs. It’s habitual when your trying to hone the craft of engineering and production. A bit a of curse too because you find yourself missing the emotive… Read More Finis Only To Incepto – New Record Update 5
Sometimes the price of your toll costs you one. With one song remaining we can see the light. If you’ve been following our progress then you would know that we are recording the songs live and keeping the best drum takes. We feel we’ve captured the essence of the band with this approach. Our last… Read More Seeing The Light – New Record Update 4
Bricks, at least the first few you lay, will improve the longevity of your building. Our building has been coined “Toro Toro”. We figured the only only thing tougher than one bull is two bulls. Steelesque drummer, Bruce Virtue, has our bricklayer. With mortar still being mixed we’re happy with foundation thus far. We’ve knocked… Read More Layin’ Bricks – New Record Update 2
The moment you realize the ghost of great sounds stands between you and the music you hear in your head. I have a strong affinity to music and tones from a traditional standpoint. Meaning that the music mixed and engineered by the sonic greats (Glyn Johns, Tom Dowd, Phil Spector, Nile Rodgers, Brian Eno, George… Read More Chasing The Sounds – New Record Update 1
Photos by Alan Welding- Pittsburgh Music Mag
How does one capture sound with a photograph? Thus was my dilemma when visiting Planet Studios, home of The Steelesque Movement. When the owner and operator of the studio asked me to take some shots of a session I was intrigued and intimidated. Sure, I had been at the studio plenty of times and even recorded… Read More Words and Images From Sonic Planet Studios
Alan Welding is a freelance photographer (member of International Freelance Photographers Organization and correspondent for Today’s Photographer Magazine and American Image Press) who is fairly new to the craft, but enthusiastically learning. Last summer he portrayed a mercenary in “The Dark Knight Rises” film (due July 2012) and plans to continue working on films and commercials… Read More Photographer Alan Welding Visits Steelesque