From an interview with the Prodigy's chief live sound engineer: "Everything is recorded to an Alesis HD24 hard?disk multitracker, to be mixed in Logic in the two or three days of down time that Burton and the band enjoy between weekend festival slots. "I'll spend a lot of time cleaning up the track and getting rid of spill. I'll go through and clean up all the vocals, not changing anything, but I'll hand?draw automation to take all the background noise out and get them as clean as possible. Same with some of the snare hits and stuff like that.”more
For the session, recorded in a 15th-century manor house in Brentford, a BBC truck was used as a mobile control room and contained a Calrec desk and Studer tape machine, although the latter required so much power that the recording was eventually made using Martin's own Alesis HD24.more
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