The Toro Toro Sessions have gone really well. The band certainly benefited from all the pre-production recordings over the winter. Recording engineer, Mike Ofca, has been great throughout the process and we have tracked rhythm tracks for 9 songs. “I’m having a fantastic time working with Steelesque. They’re all true professionals at what they do,… Read More Toro Toro Sessions – Steelesque
We are pleased and excited to work with Mike Ofca, at Innovation Studios, in Steubenville, OH. The Toro Toro sessions will officially move from Sonic Planet Studios. We just felt we outgrew the process. To make a proper rock and roll record we needed to find a space and an engineer that could capture the… Read More Steelesque Brings Entourage To Ohio
Taking a quick break from recording to prep for live performances. It was nice to get back in the shed and tear into some new tracks and a few covers. A full listing of shows will be announced soon.
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