Music Production

Raw notes from CTW on drum sounds

Posted by on April 1, 2014 at 2:29 am

Hi everyone! I decided to just copy and paste my entire Evernote block of notes that I had for CTW into this post. It is kind of organized. I’m going to be doing a series of posts on how I get drums sounding good, but this may be a good starting point for some of […]

Drum tuning and mixing tips (part 1)

Posted by on April 1, 2014 at 1:38 am

So, I was a guest for my first CTW (Church Tech Weekly) last night and had a blast. Mike Sessler and the crew are fun to grab a Skype hangout with. I had talked through some of the techniques that work for me on drums and working with them in a mix and I wanted […]

All Love – The Waiting

Posted by on April 6, 2011 at 5:48 pm
All Love mix session

I’m working on the final mix of the new song, “All Love” by The Waiting. It’s getting really close to completion. Todd is working on a keyboard part to thicken up the verses and I’m probably going to put a bit of sonic awesomeness in there somewhere. My drum part was recorded at the same […]

New song by The Waiting

Posted by on June 2, 2010 at 1:45 pm

Well, The Waiting is at it again. We started writing on a new song back in late 2009. We tossed ideas back and forth over the Internet and had final parts recorded over the last few months. Todd has been keeping up with all of the tracks and has done an awesome job of producing […]

Single "On The Floor" now on iTunes

Posted by on November 13, 2009 at 2:22 pm

I’m pleased to announce that the latest single from Jack Kennesaw is now available via iTunes. This single is a collaboration between Blake Weatherby (guitars, vocals, and keys), Joel Thomas (bass guitar) and myself (drums, keys, vocals, weird loops, engineering and production). We put this track together using some very cool production techniques. Blake wrote […]

New CD "Unhero" on iTunes!

Posted by on May 29, 2009 at 12:09 pm

Well, it started off as a project that was supposed to take a month from start to finish, but it ended up being about 8 months in the making. I believe that each and every day that we worked on it was totally worth it! We had some killer creative time in the studio from […]