PETE DAY 

TUTOR & LECTURER | PLYMOUTH

 

What is a memorable musical memory from your childhood?

Listening to The Police on the radio.

What was your most embarrassing music-related moment? 

Recording over Kylie's 2nd Vse with the overlapping Ch on 'Gimme just a little more time'.

What three albums would you take to a desert island (and those you'd really take, not those that'll impress the readers!)? 

U2 - The Joshua Tree;
Peter Gabriel - So;
Calvin Harris - 18 Months.

What would your super power be? 

Digital I/O so I could really explain it to the computer.

What pop legend would you dress up as for a party? 

Elton John, as we have the same amount of real hair.

Music software, what's your weapon of choice? 

Pro Tools.

What's your fave piece of music tech hardware?

Avalon 737.

What are you most proud of? 

Working with The Powers Rangers/WWF/Robson & Jerome.

What are your three favourite music tech techniques? 

  • Side Chain Compression.
  • Parallel Compression.
  • Vocal Spread.

What is your favourite thing about dBs? 

The Staff.

If you could go back in time, where would you go? 

Egypt, to see how they did build it.

What single thing would improve the quality of your life?

DBS Montserrat.

Website/Blog?

Point 4 Music