Behind The Scenes — Apollo Artist Sessions Vol. XIII
Take a Deep Dive with Apollo X Audio Interfaces at AIR Studios
Go behind the scenes with producer/engineer Fab Dupont (Shakira, Santigold) as he works with Grammy-winning producer Jacknife Lee (U2, The Killers) creating the Apollo Artist Session at London’s AIR Studios — the debut of Apollo X Audio Interfaces.
Dupont follows Lee and Two Door Cinema Club vocalist Alex Trimble as they reimagine the band’s 2012 hit “Sun,” bolstered by the London Metropolitan Orchestra. Over the course of four days, Lee and Trimble work from the original session files, selecting parts to keep, while also auditioning a variety of vintage synths for new textures.
Dupont then details how he tracks drums using three Apollo x8p interfaces and various realtime UAD plug-ins like the Neve® 1073®, UA 610 Preamp & EQ, 1176 Compressor, and more. Finally, Dupont interviews orchestral arranger Davide Rossi and engineer Olga Fitzroy about composing and recording the London Metropolitan Orchestra at AIR’s legendary Lyndhurst Hall via four Apollo x16 interfaces.
Learn more about Apollo X at: www.uaudio.com/apollo-x
Tour Butch Walker's Hit-Making Studio
Learn how producer, engineer, songwriter, and solo artist Butch Walker (Green Day, Fall Out Boy, Weezer) creates Grammy-winning tracks using Apollo interfaces, OX Amp Top Box, LUNA, and UAD plug-ins.
Watch a Hip-Hop and R&B Mixing Masterclass
Learn how legendary hip-hop engineers Young Guru (Jay-Z, Kanye West) and Anthony Cruz (DJ Khaled, Ne-Yo) build a mix and show you their top tips for Grammy-approved mixes.
LUNA Sessions: Moon Taxi “Mission”
Learn how producer/engineer Jacquire King used API Console Emulation and UAD plug-ins to mix the track “Mission” by Moon Taxi.