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4 Tips to Avoid Nasty In-Studio Band Arguments

The studio can be a unique environment as far as emotions are concerned. Sessions tend to run the gamut from fun and light-hearted to tense and taxing, often hitting the full spectrum in one day.

Arguments are inevitable (we are human […]

By | April 8th, 2013|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Party Time! 4 Tips For Throwing an Album Release Party

(photo c/o Kevin Dooley via Flickr)

Writing, producing, rehearsing, recording, mixing, mastering, and pressing an album takes a lot of work. Hard work.

Once you’ve picked yourself up off the studio floor, wiped away the blood and tears, and walked out into […]

By | April 3rd, 2013|Tips & Tricks|1 Comment

Best of the Fest: Highlights from Canadian Music Week 2013

We survived another CMW, and as expected, saw another great collection of bands and sets. We were able to catch up with a bunch of friends we’ve worked with, some we are eager to work with soon, and caught a […]

By | March 25th, 2013|Festivals|0 Comments

Next Big Bang: Music Canada Sets New Direction for Music Industry

Music Canada, our nation’s leading music industry advocacy organization released an impressive report at Canadian Music Week that outlines policies and programs designed to stimulate the economy by developing Canada’s music industry.

The report describes the impact that our music industry […]

By | March 25th, 2013|General|0 Comments

Now What? 4 Things To Do Once Your Album Is Mastered

We’re in a unique position as a mastering studio in that we’re the last stage of the album production process. Artists have often spent months working hard on their projects, and it’s great to be able to share the excitement, […]

By | March 21st, 2013|Tips & Tricks|0 Comments

Mojito Artist Showcases at Canadian Music Fest

Canadian Music Week has arrived! We’re looking forward to a hectic week of running around, little sleep, and listening to plenty of great bands.

As you build your schedule for the week, be sure to stop in and see some of […]

By | March 18th, 2013|Festivals|0 Comments

In Studio – Joshua Van Tassel – ‘Sharpest Corner’

Sonic mastermind Joshua Van Tassel is featured in our latest studio session at Verge Music Lab. Playing along with our ‘minimalist’ recording experiment Joshua and his band recorded the track ‘Sneaky Beard’ live-off-the-floor, with one mic per instrument.

The entire session […]

By | March 18th, 2013|Sessions|0 Comments

Joshua Van Tassel Studio Session Photos

We were back at Verge Music lab a few weeks ago, along with our pals at Orange Peel Pictures, shooting a session with sonic mastermind Joshua Van Tassel. Josh and his incredible band played a live-off-the-floor version of […]

By | March 15th, 2013|Sessions|0 Comments

100 Mile House ‘Wait With Me’ Hits the Charts

Huge congrats to 100 Mile House whose new record Wait With Me found its way onto a number of Canadian charts. Released this week on Chronograph Records, Wait With Me is the third full-length release from the Edmonton-based folk group.

100 Mile […]

By | March 13th, 2013|General|0 Comments

Raise a Glass: Cheers to Erik Lind & The Orchard, Josh Van Tassel, & Lydia Hol!

Raise a Glass is where we grab our figurative Mojitos in a toast to some of the awesome things that our artist friends have been up to lately. This time we’ve got chart-topping tunes, East Coast Music Awards and a […]

By | March 7th, 2013|General|0 Comments