Tips, Techniques, Tone, Ten-Minute Tune Ups

Nordstrand Audio is thrilled to announce its new partnership with longtime Bass Player Magazine Editor Jonathan Herrera of Dime Studios for the inaugural Sunday in the Studio with Carey and Jonathan. Don’t miss this rare chance to hang in a top-shelf recording studio with Carey and Jonathan as they bring their combined decades of experience in playing, instrument and effect design, repair, audio engineering, and more together in a value-packed 4-hour hands-on masterclass.

— How can I get great tone in the studio?
— Advanced recording techniques for bass, including DI types and technology, mic placement and choice, re-amping, and more
— Mixing techniques for bass and synth bass, e.g., the ins & outs of compression, go-to plugin and outboard compressors, and the use of EQ, distortion, and more to ensure quality sound
— Bass rig concepts and design
— Effects techniques, including signal chain best practices
— Bass setup techniques
— Playing techniques to cop classic tones

BONUS: Bring your bass or guitar and Carey and Jonathan will give it a 10-minute tuneup. Your instrument will play better than ever!

SUPER-DUPER-MEGA BONUS: Bring your original tracks or provide links, and Carey, Jonathan, and the rest of the attendees will critically evaluate it on Dime Studios' high-end mixing desk.

Gear giveaways, Q&A, and a sneak peak at Carey and Jonathan's newest venture!

This promises to be a special day for all involved. Act fast, as space is limited. Address will be provided to attendees that sign up here or via

Pizza, beer, soft drinks, and water will be provided. Payment accepted via PayPal, Venmo, the Cash App, or cash at the door. $80.

Brought to you by Nordstrand Audio and Blue Microphones

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