Barry Cleveland is an LA-based guitarist, composer, recordist, journalist, and author
Pushing Off the Edge of What You Know
Bill Frisell has been expanding the boundaries of what constitutes jazz for more than four decades. He doesn’t borrow directly from other styles so much as absorb the essence of those styles into his music organically, while at the same time relying on serendipity to add transcendent touches to his studio and live performances.
Music for Picture
Barry Cleveland’s production music has been heard on programs such as The Ellen DeGeneres Show, CNN International Asia, CNN International Europe, Erin Burnett OutFront, Crime Watch Daily, and Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers … Read More
Joe Meek’s Bold Techniques
Legendary British producer and technical innovator Joe Meek, the “Telstar Man,” has become a cult figure since his tragic death in 1967. Joe Meek’s Bold Techniques explores the recording iconoclast’s career in great depth, with special attention paid to the equipment and techniques he used to craft his singular sounds. The hardcover Second Edition updates the original 2001 publication with a new Introduction, new information, and an additional chapter. Also included is a meticulously restored version of Meek’s visionary 1959 stereo album about life on the moon, I Hear a New World, made available in its original form for the first time.
“This book really opened my eyes to what an innovator Joe Meek was and even gave me ideas to toy with in future sessions of my own. Everyone reading Tape Op would enjoy this book!” —Larry Crane, Editor, Tape Op… Read More