By Phil Ramone
Sinatra. Streisand. Dylan. Pavarotti. McCartney. Sting. Madonna. What do those musicians have in universal along with their super-stardom they've got all labored with mythical tune manufacturer Phil Ramone.
For nearly 5 a long time, Phil Ramone has been a strength within the tune undefined. He has produced files and collaborated with nearly each significant expertise within the company. there's a craft to creating files, and Phil has spent his lifestyles getting to know it. For the 1st time ever, he stocks the secrets and techniques of his trade.
Making Records is an engaging glance "behind the glass" of a recording studio. From Phil's exhilarating early days recording jazz and advertisement jingles at A&R, to his first studio, and eventual mythical manufacturer prestige, Phil lets you sit down in at the classes that created essentially the most memorable song of the twentieth century -- together with Frank Sinatra's Duets album, Bob Dylan's Blood at the Tracks, Ray Charles's Genius Loves Company and Paul Simon's Still loopy in the end those Years.
In addition to being a ringside seat for modern renowned track heritage, Making Records is an extraordinary instructional at the magic in the back of what song manufacturers and engineers do. In those pages, Phil bargains an extraordinary peek contained in the manner tune is made . . . illuminating the inventive proposal procedures at the back of one of the most influential classes in track history.
This is a publication concerning the artwork that's making files -- how it started, how it is now, and every thing in between.