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  • 11/09/2020

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  • 04/08/2021

Keyboard News

Our keyboard selection expanded early in July with the acquisition of a Hammond L-100 Tonewheel organ. This classic 1970's electronic organ goes

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  • 04/08/2021

Guitar News

After having one of these requested for previous sessions (and having to humbly borrow one from Brad Shepherd(Hoodoo Gurus) we figured when the r

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  • 03/08/2021

Sophie Monk Voice Overs

Just pre lockdown we had the pleasure of hosting Sophie Monk at DG's. Rather than heading all the way to Sydney when the Covid Breakout was start

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  • 01/07/2021

Winterbourne Tracking

Central Coast boys Winterbourne who are signed to Major Label Island Records chose DGs to start tracking  a selection of songs for their second

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  • 01/07/2021

Jackson Barclay

As well as working with Winterbourne in June, Jackson also brought in one of his own clients for a days recording.  Jackson has been enginee

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  • 01/07/2021

Vintage 60’s Mics

With the long awaited arrival of our vintage Neumann U67 we got to try all the rest of our vintage 60s mics. The original 1960’s AKG D12...

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  • 04/06/2021

Drawing Arrows

This Sydney band have recorded around town previously but are in the process of relocating to the Central Coast and came in to demo some vocals a

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  • 01/05/2021

Microphone News

Some interesting and different choices throughout April to try a few new things on the capture front. We used a range of different mics to usual

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  • 24/04/2021

Pearly White Tracking Session

Following on from his session back in May (see below) local coastie Pearly was back in for overdubs with Andrew Beck, the work is ongoing and onc

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  • 24/04/2021

The Broken Hillbillies

Julien Poulson - musician, songwriter, producer, and filmmaker (known for the Cambodian Space Project Band) a host of brilliant musicians and Eng

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  • 28/03/2021

The Good Love

Young central coast band The Good Love spent another day working with our young engineers t

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  • 09/03/2021

Garry Forzosi

The fabulous Garry Forzosi, rocked DGS for two days as a one-man band, locking down two songs for his new EP. Multi-talented, Garry ripped guitar

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  • 24/02/2021

Gear News

New Control Room Gear

We have finally finished loading our API Lunchbox 500 Series rack that

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  • 24/02/2021

Online Mixing

Now that we have established a great re-amp and SSL mixing path (see Paul Scott session above) clients have also been sending in their files remo

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  • 24/02/2021

Reslos

DGs now owns 2 very famous vintage 1960’s ribbon mics as used by the Beatles both live(pic below from 1961) and in the studio. These Reslo ‘R

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  • 24/02/2021

Paul Scott

Marshall Cullen and Paul Scott got together again to reamp and mix some more tracks for Paul’s next album under his "insufferable" Paul Scott'

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  • 24/02/2021

KODA

This young band from Sydney's Northern Beaches spent 2 days tracking and overdubbing all the songs for a new EP. The guys will be mixing the tune

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  • 23/02/2021

Hoodoo Gurus

Hoodoo Gurus spent a few days tracking new songs with Wayne Connolly producing and engineering. Wayne brought in a range of his own mics and pre-

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  • 23/02/2021

Spy V Spy Mixing

Spy V Spy returned to the Studio for their 4th session in as many months to finish mixing the last 8 tunes for the 'New Reasons' album....

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  • 10/02/2021

Cassady Southern

Adding a new single song to her album tracked and mixed at DG's last year, Cassady brought her full band back up for a day with Michael...

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  • 29/01/2021

Classical Instrument Recording

We tracked some classical instruments in the studio over January. Firstly Michaele Archer brought in classical guitar virtuoso Guiseppe Zangari t

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  • 29/01/2021

Jessie May Kitchen

Following on from the sessions below and always a few steps ahead of her releases Jessie’s work last month included Russell Pilling doing the f

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  • 29/01/2021

Spy V Spy Overdubs

With the band's tracking for the new album completed late last year, these sessions were all about overdubs. Guitars were the first thing to addr

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  • 29/01/2021

The Tyrants

Tyrants Track Their New EP

Young rockers from the Central Coast The Tyrants chose DG's to trac

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  • 15/12/2020

Drum Test and Sampling

Local Central Coast Drummer / Producer Kayne Butler brought his own Ludwig Kit in to test the room for future projects and we made some drum samp

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  • 15/12/2020

Little Quirks

Starring young Central Coast act now signed to ABC/Universal came in earlier in the year to launch their Florences Town single with a live stream

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  • 15/12/2020

Spy V Spy

Australian Icons and contemporaries with Midnight Oil Spy V Spy graced the studio with the start of their new album earlier this month.<

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  • 15/12/2020

Halfway Homebuoy

It's a long way from Switzerland but that's where this Central Coast band formed.

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  • 15/12/2020

Session Players

Pro Session Players Available

DG's offers a select range of session musicians to suit any styl

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  • 27/11/2020

New ESP Guitars

The Legendary Guitars

The legendary ESP Guitars as used by Metallica and other heavy bands. We

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  • 27/11/2020

THE S.A.TEES

Back at DGS for Another Original Song

These young central coast stars were back in for another

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  • 27/11/2020

Paul Bancam

Old School Elvis Vibes

Central coast songwriter Paul Bancan came in to lay a song down with se

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  • 27/11/2020

Taj Farrant

Just Can't Sleep Unplugged

We were chuffed to have local international star Taj Farrant in fo

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  • 26/11/2020

Jessie May Kitchen

Young singer songwriter Jessie May Kitchen already has 3 singles and an EP released all recorded and mixed at DG's over the past few years. This

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  • 20/11/2020

SSL ORIGIN

Latest Interview with SSL UK

New SSL Origin (the first of this model in the country) latest in

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  • 17/11/2020

Michaele Archer

Vocals and Harmonium with Andrew Beck

Local Central Coast Soprano and Central Coast Conservato

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  • 01/11/2020

The Fields

Rock Out Original Tune From Scratch

The boys from The Fields rocked out with engineer Michael

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  • 30/10/2020

API 500 Series Rack

Coming Soon

The new SSL origin has this neat idea of leaving some 19” standard rack mount sp

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  • 20/10/2020

Teletronix LA2A

Most Iconic and Sought After Tube Compressors

The Teletronix Urei LA2A is one of the most icon

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  • 18/10/2020

Cassady Southern

Huge Weekend of Tracking

Cassady Southern and her 4 piece band came into Damien Gerard Studios

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  • 13/10/2020

Mark Cashin

Mark Cashin Rocking Singles 2020-2021

Young up and coming engineer Murray Dilger put the final

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  • 12/10/2020

SSL Origin

We can't stop raving about the SSL

We can't stop raving about our new SSL Origin (the first of

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  • 04/10/2020

Hoodoo Gurus

Hoodoo Gurus Cut Songs Live For Triple M

At the start of October the Hoodoo Gurus came into Da

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  • 03/10/2020

Little Quirks

Little Quirks Video Live Set

Another filmed session. ABC Music’s recent signing Little Quirk

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  • 01/10/2020

Michaele Archer

Michaele Archer Apsara Project

Well known vocal teacher from the Gosford Conservatorium of Mus

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  • 30/09/2020

Anna Weatherup

Drum Recording

Local Country Artist Anna Weatherup chose Damien Gerard Studios to record all t

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  • 24/09/2020

Steve Kilbey

Ancient Project No. 2

Steve Kilbey assembled his favorite team to create another brilliant set

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  • 24/09/2020

The Blues Wranglers

Live Tracking

The 6 piece local blues rockers chose DGS for the large live room where they cou

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  • 24/09/2020

Othrship

Live Recording

A combo of locals and members from Sydney, they ventured into our studio with t

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  • 06/09/2020

Sea Eagles Talk DGS

The Vibes and How Jason Became Proud Owner

Jason Stenning, owner of Damien Gerard Studios (DGS

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  • 08/08/2020

Kaijin Solo

Risk Pays Off

Another tune produced by Marshall and featuring session players Warwick Fraser (

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  • 04/08/2020

Luke Escombe

Talks About The Nice Vibes At DGS

Luke Escombe talks about his recording experience at DG's th

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  • 01/08/2020

Big Merino

Recorded New Single

Big Merino, for their next single, travelled up from Syd

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  • 28/07/2020

Equipment

New Editions

Some of our new exciting equipment arrivals for July include: Royer R121, Komplet

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  • 28/07/2020

Star Crazy

New EP

Sydney rockers star crazy spent four days early in the month tracking their ne

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  • 28/07/2020

The Winged Heels

Ancient Music Project

Mr Kilbey is becoming more enamoured with the central coast we think, ba

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  • 28/07/2020

Nathan Harvey

Local Legend

Local Central Coast legend Chappo performed, guesting on Blue Harp for Nathan Har

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  • 28/07/2020

COVID-19

Covid Safe Sessions

We are officially registered by NSW government to be COVID Safe. The studi

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  • 15/07/2020

Mark Cashin

Just Like Me

Mark Cashin will release the 4th in the series of tribute songs following the tragic loss of his son Coen in a car accident 4 years ago.

Mark says "That time has come around again as we hit...

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  • 26/06/2020

Journey to Byzantium

Steve Kilbey & Gareth Koch

Journey to Byzantium is directed & edited by Clint Lewis for Red Tape Pictures.
Filmed in Brisbane, Queensland.

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  • 26/06/2020

Jessie May Kitchen

Zone Out

Locally grown (Central Coast) Jessie-May released her latest debut Zoned Out last mon

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  • 26/06/2020

Lily Duval

Two Souls

For many years from the 70’s through to the early 2000s Sydney Artist

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  • 25/06/2020

Spencer Band

Live Stream Session

First up for the month was the Spencer Band’s live stream se

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  • 25/06/2020

Mark Cashin

Recording Commemoration

Mark continued work on the new song to commemorate the los

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  • 05/06/2020

ABC Radio Interview

Gareth Koch

Interview with Gareth Koch Aria Winner and Classical Guitarist from the Saphire pr

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  • 19/05/2020

New Equipment

Coming Soon

We don’t have exact landing dates yet (due to Covid-19) but we will soon be anno

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  • 19/04/2020

Jessie May Kitchen

Order of the Day

Tape and Dat transfers, vocals, mixing, audio sweetening and mastering has be

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  • 19/04/2020

The Producer Couch

Check Out The View

Check out the view from the producer couch while mixing the new EP for Jess

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  • 02/04/2020

Slide Milligan

Returns With Refurbished Timber Bench Creations

Slide Milligan returned to DG’s for a weeken

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  • 02/04/2020

The Texas Strangers

American Dream

The Texas Strangers returned to DG’s to finish the overdubs on their forthcom

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  • 02/04/2020

Studio Tour

Heres a recent interview June 2021 about DGs History, all the new gear and space and how it came to move to the Central Coast - stay...

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  • 29/02/2020

Laura T Davis

Recording New Album

Laura T Davis has been continuing work on her new album with electric guit

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  • 29/02/2020

Slide Milligan

Featuring Gareth Koch

The year has well and truly started with notable sessions for Slide Mill

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  • 29/02/2020

Lily Duval

New Single

A new single for Lily Duval featuring Aria nominee Peter Holz on bass and guitar as

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  • 29/02/2020

Jessie May Kitchen

Laying Vocals for Her Upcoming Debut

Jessie May Kitchen laying vocals for her upcoming debut E

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  • 29/02/2020

ABC Interview

Video Tour of DG Facility

ABC Gosford (Central Coast) Breakfast announcer and well known Centr

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  • 22/12/2019

Christmas Party

Celebrating Successful Move

To celebrate the successful move and transition to the West Gosfor

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