Category: Technical Articles

What do you do when your MCI JH24 is sick?

Well, first you break out the manual and try and figure out what is wrong, and then you reach out to Mara Machines! While Mara Machines ( is well known for providing completely rebuilt MCI stereo and multitrack machines, they also have introduced a new line of replacement transport cards for your JH series tape machine. In the coming months,… Read more →

Drum Tracks 101

Dynamic Drums – by Richard Alan Salz The Heart of the Matter As a producer, I listen to a lot of demos and although the level of recording technology the average musician has access to has greatly improved in recent years, it doesn’t seem to have resulted in noticeably better productions. Why is this case? While there are many factors… Read more →