King of Bones

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

(09 min / 24 min)

Nick Launay

  • Mixing

Join us at Sphere studios in Hollywood for a workshop series with Nick Launay! Using the Pro Tools mix session of ‘King of Bones’ by Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, the renowned producer demonstrates a few of his favourite drum processing techniques. You'll see how he alters a groove with parallel distortion, learn a simple trick to make the kick drum more cohesive with the song key, and more! Aside from sharing these mix tips, Launay discusses recording, pre-production, choosing takes, adding samples, and other aspects of his workflow.

Subtitles in English, Spanish, Portuguese

Nick Launay

About Nick Launay

Nick Launay is an English record producer, composer and recording engineer. He is one of the most sought after record producers in the world due to his success with recent albums by Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Arcade Fire, and Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds. He is among the most successful producers of the post-punk era, helming records from pivotal acts including Public Image Ltd, Gang of Four, Killing Joke, The Birthday Party, and The Slits. Launay is known primarily for his passionate approach to recording...

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