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Autumn Above – Blessed You’re Still

Autumn Above - Blessed

Autumn Above’s newest offering is lush, layered, and lovely (aka the three L’s of album reviews). Q engineer Sean Cahalin plays bass in Autumn Above. He can also be heard playing drums on the recording, which he also mixed. Sean’s pretty talented like that. Blessed You're Still by Autumn Above

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Always Was You – Ross Livermore Band

Always Was You – Ross Livermore Band

Ross Livermore Band rolled into Studio A a few months ago and recorded a bunch of songs LIVE, to our 2″ tape machine, filming the whole thing. This is how their song Always Was You looked and sounded. Matt Pendergast produced, and Q’s Sean Cahalin engineered.

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Nate Leavitt & Ruby Rose Fox – Getting Over You (Video)

Nate Leavitt & Ruby Rose Fox – Getting Over You (Video)

Nate Leavitt & Ruby Rose Fox recorded and filmed their version of the a song made famous by Willie Nelson and Bonnie Raitt, in Studio D. Sean Cahalin engineered and Roger Metcalf filmed. Oh, here’s a nice little write up from Jed Gottlieb in the Herald.

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New Sleepyhead video

New Sleepyhead video

Some people can make rocking look fun. Check out the newest Sleepyhead video, recorded at the mighty Q. Nice write up in AVClub, too boot.

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As the Sparrow – The Painter’s Wife (RT)

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Sounds like As the Sparrow used every instrument in the building and a few more they brought with them for their Rubber Tracks session in Studio A. They mention the word swing on their Bandcamp page, and I’m dubbing this stuff Indie Swing… Fiddles, trumpet, piano, boy/girl vocals, drums, guitars – there’s something for everyone.  […]

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Session Americana – Tracking in Studio A (Gallery)

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Session Americana hunkered down for a tracking party in Studio A for three days. We lost count of how many people were involved! The room was setup for a party, and a party was indeed captured. Engineering the festivities was Matt Beaudoin; to add a bit of drama to the mix Mrs. Beaudoin was due […]

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Sleepyhead Video and Boston area release party!

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Sleepyhead has a video for their song WILD SOMETIMES To quote Chris O’Rourke “Our first video, the title track from Wild Sometimes has just been released thanks to the fabulous Wifey.tv. Directed by the amazing Jeannie Donohoe. Please SHARE SHARE SHARE!! And if you live anywhere near Boston, PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE come to our record […]

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Froggy and the Friendship – Sunny Day (Video)

Froggy and the Friendship – Sunny Day (Video)

Sean engineered and mixed this fantastic song, but what we really like about this is, well… ZOMBIES. But we promise that hanging with Sean is anything but a Zombie filled experience. Mostly.

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The Bynars – X vs. X (BC)

The Bynars, X vs. X.

This batch of synth pop tunes was recorded at Q by Adam Taylor (of Camp Street Studios), and Sean Cahalin.  While the tunes are synth heavy you can hear some of our guitar amps & pedals too. I remember Push and Pull’s San B Overdrive was getting some heavy use on these sessions. Adam and […]

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Rose Cousins – If I Should Fall Behind (Video)

Rose Cousins – If I Should Fall Behind (Video)

Here’s a short film chronicling the recording of the Halifax, NS based singer-songwriter, Rose Cousins’ latest release, We Have Made A Spark, at Q Division. Congratulations to Rose, for winning a Juno Award for the album, in the ‘roots & traditional album of the year’ category this past April.

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