Article | Chris Kimsey – My Life in Vinyl
Sep07

Article | Chris Kimsey – My Life in Vinyl

My Life in Vinyl Chris Kimsey The renowned engineer has worked in the music industryfor 45 years, forging a close relationship with The RollingStones. He shares his highlights with Teri Saccone The renowned engineer has worked in the music industry for 45 years, forging a close relationship with The Rolling Stones. He shares his highlights with Teri Saccone Engineer and producer Chris Kimsey never set out to capture ngineer and...

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Something new is coming to Olympic Studios
Mar10

Something new is coming to Olympic Studios

Something new is coming to Olympic Studios! There is not a lot of information to share at the moment, except that construction has started on a new studio and performance venue! Pictured above is the brand new space with floating concrete floors. More photos and information to come soon! A little history about the Olympic Studios recording studio taken from their official website at olympiccinema.co.uk After a few years as a studio...

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Rolling Stones Outtake Featuring Keith Richards & Kristi Kimsey on Vocals
Jun01

Rolling Stones Outtake Featuring Keith Richards & Kristi Kimsey on Vocals

“Let’s Go Steady” was recorded In late January or early February of 1979, while the Rolling Stones were at Compass Point Studios, Nassau, Bahamas working on songs for the Emotional Rescue album. The song was originally recorded by Sam Cooke (as “Let’s Go Steady Again”) for a B-side for his song “Only Sixteen” from 1959. The Rolling Stones version features a wonderful duet-style vocal...

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Album Review | Marillion – Clutching at Straws Reissue
Feb05

Album Review | Marillion – Clutching at Straws Reissue

I had a very careful listen to the newly remixed “Clutching at Straws” album. I have to admit I discovered things I wasn’t aware of, as the details are very subtle yet they come out very nicely in the new mix. It’s polished, clean and so on. I could clearly hear Fish’s vocals and understand all of his lyrics as well as a lot of keyboard work. I enjoyed new sounds and nuisances I had missed before and all...

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Album | Catty Pearson – Time Tells Me EP
Feb04

Album | Catty Pearson – Time Tells Me EP

“Catty Pearson is no run-of-the mill singer-songwriter. Catty is blessed with a pure crystal clear voice not uncommon in the singer-songwriter genre but there’s warmth that extra special something that few possess which draw the listener into the songs. Shorn of any vocal acrobatics it’s a voice that you just lose yourself in. It surrounds and becomes part of you while the songs play out…. “We can only hope that this year...

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