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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INTERVIEW | Chris Kimsey Clutching At Straws
Nov29

INTERVIEW | Chris Kimsey Clutching At Straws

by Jay Garrett stereonet.co.uk 13th November, 2018 After a quick tour of the renowned Olympic Studios just across the river in Barnes and a preview of the new top floor studio that’s in progress, I sat down with legendary sound engineer and producer, Chris Kimsey. If you are trying to place the name, Chris has pretty much worked with anyone that is anyone – or at least became someone. That list includes The Rolling Stones,...

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Lil and Ollie
Aug19

Lil and Ollie

London based country/blues duo ‘Lil & Ollie’ started working together back in 2014 and have been performing and writing together since then. After returning from a three week road trip from Atlanta to New Orleans then up to Nashville along the Mississippi they wrote their debut album ‘Confessional’. The album was recorded at Eastcote Studios and produced by Chris Kimsey. They have played festivals such as Wilderness, BoomTown...

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Album Review | Thirst – Nomad | Planet Mosh
Aug21

Album Review | Thirst – Nomad | Planet Mosh

As Monty Python would say…And now for something completely different. I’m talking about the new mini-album from alternative rock band Thirsty. Thirsty was founded by Guy Bailey (former guitarist and founding member of the Quireboys) and Russian poet Irina D. That’s already starting to sound a bit unusual, but for this release, a mini-album that follows their second album, things have got even more unusual – they’ve done it in...

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Chris Kimsey teams up with Russ Andrews and Rupert Neve Designs
Jun21

Chris Kimsey teams up with Russ Andrews and Rupert Neve Designs

Record producer Chris Kimsey teams up with Russ Andrews and Rupert Neve Designs to revolutionize his studio work. Russ Andrews is delighted to welcome Chris Kimsey, one of the most respected record producers and engineers, as endorsee of the Rupert Neve RNHP headphone amplifier with Russ Andrews ‘The Supplier’ power supply, YellO Power mains cables and Kimber Axios headphone cable, which he is using extensively for mixing and...

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PLUNGER | Half Moon double-header with Du Bellows and Second Sons
Jul02

PLUNGER | Half Moon double-header with Du Bellows and Second Sons

From PLUNGER  | July 2, 2017 Everyone knows two heads are better than one… … and they don’t come better than this Half Moon double-header with Du Bellows and Second Sons: two young London bands, both very much on the rise, both already recognised as special by renowned producer/engineer Chris Kimsey. Given Chris’ history its maybe no surprise there’s a thread of retro vibe running through both acts. Du Bellows perfectly capture that...

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