Apogee Studio Event: Recording Great Drum Sounds with Chad and Bob

(Last Updated On: February 19, 2019)

On Oct 9th, 2018 – Santa Monica, CA, Hal Leonard studios and Apogee hosted a legend night with two recording, iconic rock drummer Chad Smith of the Red Hot Chili Peppers and legendary Producer/Engineer Bob Clearmountain.

Named as, “Recording Great Drum Sounds with Chad Smith and Bob Clearmountain” the event has featured Chad Smith who was performing live with Sergio Ruelas and Joel Taylor and the session was recording by Bob Clearmountain.

Apogee Studio Event

Recording Great Drum Sounds with Chad Smith and Bob Clearmountain

This was a workshop where 60 members were invited to the audio engineering program. Chad explained in the event that DW drum setup and how he tunes his kit for recording, while Bob explained his microphone choices and placement techniques. As well as he explained how he uses software and plugins in mixing a session.

Bob Clearmountain & Chad Smith Apogee Event Highlights from Apogee Electronics on Vimeo.

You can download The FX rack used by Chad here

As well as download the full Logic X session here

Read the full article on Apogee official website 

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