DDR Sessions – Blog 6

DDR Sessions – Blog 6 Life Has A Habit Of Getting In The Way It has been over six months since both Steve and I have met to discuss the project. For me, the break has been most welcome, as over the winter months my Mother had taken ill. I knew Steve had been going […]

DDR Sessions – Blog 5

DDR Sessions – Blog 5 Recording 2 Date: 23/11/2013 Location: Robinwood Studios, Todmorden Steve and I met Billy at Robinwood Studios in Todmorden. Steve had forgotten his bag so it was Billy and I left to set up. I say we, but Billy did all of the setting up, I just tuned up and got ready with […]

DDR Sessions – Blog 4

DDR Sessions – Blog 4 Preparation and the Spaces In between There was some time between the first and second recording sessions. The main reason for this was because Lee Hudson, the drummer for this track had suffered knee ligament damage whilst playing 5 a-side football. As soon as I was informed, I sent Lee a message […]

DDR Sessions – Blog 3

DDR Sessions – Blog 3 Recording 1 Date: 24/08/2013 Location: Robinwood Studios, Todmorden. So we’re back once again at Robinwood Studios in Todmorden. Lee had arrived early with Billy, to set up and mic the drum kit. Both Steve and myself arrived an hour later. The live room was like a boiler room. Really hot, with Lee […]

DDR Sessions – Blog 2

DDR Sessions – Blog 2 Rehearsal 1 Date: 17/08/2013 Location: Robinwood Studios, Todmorden. So, today was the first rehearsal with Steve Watts, Lee Hudson and myself. It was great to get into the rehearsal room and hear this stuff played by humans, instead of the sequenced riffs that Steve had been sending me in preparation. Leading up […]

DDR Sessions – Blog 1

DDR Sessions – Blog 1 First Impression So, a good friend of mine Steve Watts, who I did teacher training with a few years back at the University of Bolton, would you believe? Asked me to lay some bass on a track for his second solo album An Adolescent Fantasy Vol. 2. Steve Watts was […]

Hello and Welcome

Hello and Welcome Just in case you don’t know who I am, what I do or have stumbled upon this website by mistake and need that all important low down. Here is some information about myself. My name is Adam and I am a musician based in Manchester, UK. Recently I have finished recording sessions […]