On Tour and looking for a studio to record in? Check out Fastback Studios. We are a 3,000 sqft. recording studio that offers recording, mixing and mastering for your project needs. You can contact Mark directly to book your session ~ 206.920.5438, or contact us through our contact page.
Here are some of the things we have to offer.
~ API console and a large selection of analog outboard gear
~ Neumann and Telefunken microphone collection
~ Easy access off of the I-5 freeway. ( Exit 174 )
~ Tour bus and van access & parking
~ Area restaurants and hotels
~ Large live drum room 22x33x12
~ 3 Isolation booths
~ Dedicated mastering lab
~ Lounge with Wi-Fi
You can now take the Fastback Sound with you when and wherever you need to record. Check out two-notes.com and download the Fastback25 Wall of Sound Plug-in for just $13.50. The Fastback tone blends the classic sounds of a Celestion® Pre-Rola G12M Greenback 4×12 speaker cabinet with Fastback’s modern and historic microphone collection and our bold live room sound, to give the mix that perfect balance of clarity, drive and tone.
Something that has received a lot of buzz lately is The Fastback Sessions. The Fastback Sessions are a documentary series showcasing the talent in the Northwest. Invite only acoustic performances + live video/audio recordings. We do this show once a month and you can follow the sessions both on our Facebook page or our Youtube page.
Want to know more about home recording technics? Our good friends Jason and Ryan from Gear Addicts had a round table discussion with our own Chief Engineer Jason Lackie and engineer Aaron Smith. Head over to our video page and enjoy the discussion on microphones, DAW systems, gear cost and more.
The Neumann SM2 Stereo Mic was released from 1957 through 1966 and was the first stereo condenser mic built by Neumann. The SM2 consists of two KM56 small microphone capsules that can be rotated against each other to vary the recording angle between Omni, Cardioid and Bi-Direcional.
Here is sound clip of our Kawai Grand Piano. This piano is a center piece in our 22 x 33 x12 live room
FBS is featured in the September issue of Mix Magazine. So our little secret is out that we are building a custom API console. Want to know a little more, see what Mix Magazine says about FBS.
Click on the RCA BA6A photo and it will link you to our Fastback You tube channel. This video is a quick look at our Fastback outboard gear. Our gear dates back from 1945 through today. Also check out our photos with detailed information about our gear.