Barry Cleveland is an LA-based guitarist, composer, recordist, journalist, and author
Guitarist Mary Halvorson has become a fixture in the New York City music scene. Encouraged by Anthony Braxton to find her own musical voice while she was still in school, Halvorson has accomplished that, leading to gigs and recording dates with luminaries such as Bill Frisell, John Zorn, Marc Ribot, Tim Berne, John Dieterich, and Braxton himself.
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, Dr. Drew’s Lifechangers, and … Read More
Joe Meek’s Bold Techniques
“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
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. Read More