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June 2nd, 2008 Posted by admin | Professional Status | 20 comments

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  1. LA is a week away. I’ve got most everything together and I’m pretty much ready to go. Doug and Brian flew out today. Right now I’m trying to stock up on as much Arrested Development as I can for the long flight.

    Comment by keithmartin | June 2, 2008

  2. Here’s a good story from my first day at Engine Music Studios here in Chicago. I was given the very, very important job of being the “Plate Nazi”. Engine has a vintage plate reverb unit, which is so large that it can only be kept in the hallway. My duty as “Plate Nazi” was to sit outside in the hallway and “SSHHHH!!” anybody that came by too loudly. It was very fulfilling work, all for the sake of reverb!

    Comment by kylenbenson | June 16, 2008

  3. Peerless Mastering in Newton MA, yeah I know still in MA, is pretty fun and busy. I get to do alot of the QC (Quality control) on records before they were sent to duplication and I’ve been assisting the Main Mastering Engineer, Jeff Lipton, almost on a daily basis. Yeah, it’s alot of critical listening which is cool.

    Comment by RussLagman | June 17, 2008

  4. dude, there is nothing wrong with still being in Mass. though, new hampshire ROCKS!!!

    Comment by PatDrumm | July 3, 2008

  5. Pat Drumm will be working the boston/yankees game next weekend with GCV. there was an article about GCV in the lowell paper this past weekend too.

    Comment by PatDrumm | July 17, 2008

  6. Filling in for the Assistant Engineer the whole week. It’s an intern’s dream come true!

    Comment by RussLagman | July 21, 2008

  7. That’s how interns become assistants, and assistants become firsts, firsts become Level 12 Invincible Omniscient Sabre-Tooth Czars

    Comment by aucase | July 23, 2008

  8. So far so good here at Sound Lounge Hudson. Got a chance to take charge of the machine room last week. I didn’t delete any master tapes or anything! Mostly, I hang out in the machine room with Justin. The work down here is for television commercials. We work mainly with DBetas and relay footage to the mixers and layback audio from them. I get to sit in on some v.o./mixing sessions too. Oh, and the barista at Starbucks knows me already ;)

    Comment by KadieMigs | July 28, 2008

  9. August 18th! 8am! I sell my life and soul to the beast that is Avatar!

    Comment by Gilroy | August 5, 2008

  10. BALLIN GILROY!!!

    this weekend i’ll be traveling to Bangor, ME for the senior league world series (babe ruth baseball league, 15-16 year olds)

    should be a good time!!

    oh, and i helped carry/install my second career console. a calrec alpha with bluefin technology. apparently it surpasses the API in price, i modded the pallet skid it was on so we could use the fork lift. it was pretty cool. much lighter than the api though…..

    Comment by PatDrumm | August 12, 2008

  11. this weekend i’ll be working the senior league world series (babe ruth not geriatrics) to be broadcast on espn.

    GO GILROY!!!!

    Comment by PatDrumm | August 12, 2008

  12. I’m currently in Bangor, Maine working on the Senior League Little League World Series with Game Creek working for ESPN U. today was great, basically i was the Maintenance Engineer today for set up.

    Comment by PatDrumm | August 15, 2008

  13. Go Pat!

    I see a Recording Industry guest lecture in your future…

    Comment by aucase | August 17, 2008

  14. i’m redundant too apparently, it took foever for those to post….longer than 3 days apparentlyy. wow.

    OOOooOOO guest lecture would be fun. i’ll keep studying

    Comment by PatDrumm | August 21, 2008

  15. Peerless has invited me to drop in when I can in the fall to do work for them as an “Intern/Assistant Engineer” type of person. This coming up after I transfered twelve 45’s, 2 LP’s, one 1/4 inch tape and seven CD’s to be mastered by Jeff. Wicked fun day of cleaning records and transferring them on our new record player. Check it out:

    http://www.musicdirect.com/products/images.php?i=-1&p=34343&h=74548

    Comment by RussLagman | August 21, 2008

  16. I’m finishing up my internship tomorrow with “family” lunch and then after work they are taking me candlepin bowling! During the past few months I did a lot of… booking agency type things, from helping put together work visas to press kits to sending out brochures to sending out DVDs/PKs/Letters etc. And then lots and lots of contracts. It was a fun experience.

    Comment by KatieDavidson | August 27, 2008

  17. heading to st. paul minnesota for the Rep. Natl. Convention to help clean up!!!
    fly tomorrow, work thurs all day, out fri…whoo!!

    Comment by PatDrumm | September 2, 2008

  18. Hey all in Snarling Penguin land. Just want to say that UML is not the same without the SRT class of 2008. Walking around Durgin I still think I’d run into one of you guys, but no. Come and visit sometime!!!

    Comment by RussLagman | September 9, 2008

  19. Working the Celtics game this weekend at the Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH. also known as “ManchVegas” apparently…..

    Comment by PatDrumm | October 11, 2008

  20. I’m almost half-way done with the master’s degree!!!!

    Comment by RussLagman | May 2, 2009

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