Engineer Tony Platt on Capturing Legendary Tones for the New UAD Marshall Plexi Plug-In
Legendary AC/DC engineer Tony Platt has tracked and mixed some of the most legendary albums ever recorded. In this interview, Platt talks Marshalls, mics, and the development of the Marshall Plexi Super Lead 1959 plug-in.
Emily Lazar on Mastering Hits with UAD Plug-Ins
As the founder and chief mastering engineer of The Lodge in New York City, Lazar has played a key role in crafting some of the biggest albums of the 2000s. Here, she details her role as a mastering engineer and how UAD plug-ins help her realize her sonic ideals.
Legendary Producer/DJ Armin van Buuren on the Power of UAD Plug-Ins
In the world of dance music, few have amassed as stellar a resume as Armin van Buuren. Here, he details how UAD plug-ins help him to entrance audiences.
Mixing Cold War Kids’ “First” with UAD Plug-Ins
Recorded and mixed at the Cold War Kids’ studio in San Pedro, California, Lars Stalfors (The Mars Volta, Marnie Stern) breaks down how he and Dann Gallucci (TV On The Radio, Tim Curran) used UAD Powered Plug-Ins on the track “First” from the Cold War Kids’ album, Hold My Home.
Green Day Engineer Chris Dugan Tracks with Apollo Expanded Software
Grammy award-winning engineer Chris Dugan looked to his Apollo QUAD and Apollo 16 Thunderbolt audio interfaces — linked by Apollo Expanded software — to provide him the perfect portable environment for capturing a 100% live band in two very demanding environments: a bustling movie set, and an underground rock club.
Charlie Andrew Mixes Alt-J With UAD Plug-Ins
As the artful studio helmsman behind British folk-hop sensations Alt- J — and their 2012 Mercury Prize-winning album, An Awesome Wave — producer Charlie Andrew found himself the recipient of Britain’s Breakthrough Producer of the Year Award for 2013. Here, Andrew details how UAD Powered Plug-Ins helped shape Alt-J's latest album, This Is All Yours.
Buddy Miller on Making Records with Apollo and UAD-2 Plug‑Ins
Grammy-winning producer, player, and artist, with Robert Plant, Shawn Colvin, Steve Earle & Emmylou Harris, Buddy Miller shares how he uses Apollo and UAD-2 Powered Plug-Ins to craft his transcendent tracks.
The Black Keys on Creating Hits with UAD Plug-Ins
The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney detail their recording process and how UAD Powered Plug-Ins are essential to their careful balance of raunch and refinement.