Birth Of The Modern Hi-Hat

BY DANIEL GLASS The hi-hat was not always part of a drummer’s setup. In fact, it does not show up on recordings until about 1931. Prior to that time, drummers ... Read More...

Drum Miking Top To Bottom

BY KAREN STACKPOLE Recording engineer Steve Albini is a bit of a rebel, working outside the music industry’s modus operandi. Having recorded well over 1,000 al... Read More...