Brandon Weil, of Fuzzywallz Mastering

What’s New

(6/20/18) It sure feels like summer is here in the Pacific Northwest and with it brought some great productivity.  The Echo Suite has been cranking out some exciting new work.  Also, a new member to the Fuzzywallz team has ‘arrived’…… me, Brandon Weil!  I’m Jon’s brother and will be helping with anything I can moving forward, …

What’s NewRead More »

ATH-M50 Headphones Review

I originally purchased a pair of Audio Technica ATH-M50 headphones to replace my Bose Triports, which I had been using for monitoring (in addition to studio speakers) from 2005-2008. I originally picked up the Triports when I worked at The Sharper Image (at discount), because they presented music in a very clear, in-your-face manner. I …

ATH-M50 Headphones ReviewRead More »

Plain White T’s “Live & Rare” and Mixing at 513 Recording

Plain White T’s “Live & Rare” mixing at 513 recording Scroll down past videos for actual article…   Last week we had the pleasure of recording the PLAIN WHITE T’s at the Saguaro Hotel, in Scottsdale, AZ, for another one of Hot 97.5/103.9’s “Live and Rare” sessions (now sponsored by Bud Light). First of all, …

Plain White T’s “Live & Rare” and Mixing at 513 RecordingRead More »

My Fave Waves

My fave waves….Recently, A friend asked me which Waves plugins I found to be the best and most useful, as he had some extra cash laying around and had noticed some “serious deals” on the Waves website. Of all the plugin companies out there, Waves has some of the longest history and offers a TON …

My Fave WavesRead More »

Plugin Emulations I would like to see (and hear) by Jon Weil

  Ever since audio plugins have been available on a large scale, a lot of plugin designers have taken to creating software algorithms that emulate classic, and usually popular hardware units. I own and certainly enjoy using many of them, daily. Not all of these “emu” plugins are created equally and almost none of them …

Plugin Emulations I would like to see (and hear) by Jon WeilRead More »

How to get that “Pro Tools Sound”! by Jon Weil

Lately I have been giving some thought to what the “sound of Pro Tools” is. I have heard both clients and seasoned engineers refer to this specific tonality that is inherent when using Pro Tools (or any computer-based DAW, apparently). I have heard many descriptions of what Pro Tools “sounds like- “cold”, “harsh”, “clean”, “sparkly”, …

How to get that “Pro Tools Sound”! by Jon WeilRead More »

Waves V-Series Review

For this continuing blog I/we will be reviewing gear that we purchased/acquired around one year ago. As much as we would love to review everything that falls before this one-year window, there is only so much time and there will be other reviews too, so let’s begin… Product – WAVES “V-Series” plug-in bundle (native) Date …

Waves V-Series ReviewRead More »

Welcome to Fuzzywallz!

Welcome to our Fuzzywallz General Blog! This is where we will be blogging about our general status, any changes going on, client news, accomplishments and anything related to our company that isn’t quite “geeky” enough for our “audio geekery” blog. First of all, we obviously have a website up FINALLY! It has taken us quite …

Welcome to Fuzzywallz!Read More »