Studio Update: Return to the Farm

I've returned to Turkey, only this time I have time and a plan, which I've tried to outline in today's post. It's winter and it's freezing cold in the night here - all the more incentive to work quickly. The room is going to be a control room There is plenty of space on the site that can provide... more...

The room has now taken shape, what now?

After a few hours of discussion and a couple of weeks of paid labour, the recording/mixing room has taken shape. To feed or not to feed? A compromise had to be made; the space previously functioned as a kitchen/preparation area, with a fire place, chimney, sink, cupboards and a fridge all arrang... more...

Faraway Studio

This summer I've invited a few friends over to Mugla/Turkey to set-up a new project studio. After a period of studio preparation we plan on a phase of song-writing followed by recording, mixing and finally producing sessions - all in the space of 16 days. Nothing ever goes according to plan ...s... more...

Istanbul Constantinople

I handed in my notice at Badoo at the turn of the year. It's been over three weeks since I've been unemployed and I'm just beginning to adjust to the change. My friends at CFT Financials are setting up a course for training traders in partnership with a leading commerce university in Istanbul, Tur... more...