New York, NY, June 30, 2022 — The latest episode of Gear Club Podcast, “A Better Island with Matt Wallace,” is now live online at https://www.gear-club.net/episodes/85-matt-wallace, where you’ll also find a TIDAL playlist of recordings from Wallace’s career, including new ATMOS mixes of classic recordings by The Replacements.
Matt Wallace is a producer, engineer, and musician with over 30 years in the industry, working with the likes of Maroon 5, The Replacements, Faith No More, O.A.R, and Paul Westerberg. Lately, Matt’s been working extensively on new and catalog mixing in ATMOS from his studio in Van Nuys, CA. In this interview he takes listeners through the technical and artistic aspects of ATMOS mixing, his production philosophy, working with Faith No More and The Replacements, and why making records isn’t just about the gear.
Be sure to check out Matt’s new ATMOS mixes of classic Faith No More songs, released June 17th on Rhino Warner Music. They’re featured in Gear Club’s TIDAL playlist of the week, and also on Apple and Amazon music streaming services.
Gear Club Podcast provides an in-depth, and sometimes irreverent, look into the world of audio recording with stories told by leading practitioners of the art. The podcast is sponsored by Eventide.
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