Big Bad Sound LA

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Big Bad Sound offers professional recording and mixing for both music and post-production services to achieve the pristine sound your project deserves.

A spacious live room (22'X15'x10') paired with top of the line professional equipment makes Big Bad Sound the ideal studio to attain your audio goals. Located in the hills of Silver Lake, this high end studio offers a comfortable atmosphere that few studios of this caliber can match. GEAR

The control room is centered around our SSL AWS 900 analog console, complemented by an extensive collection o

A spacious live room (22'X15'x10') paired with top of the line professional equipment makes Big Bad Sound the ideal studio to attain your audio goals. Located in the hills of Silver Lake, this high end studio offers a comfortable atmosphere that few studios of this caliber can match. GEAR

The control room is centered around our SSL AWS 900 analog console, complemented by an extensive collection o

Operating as usual

We had such a blast cutting all the drums for the @interloperofficialgram album! Super rad dudes, super rad album
10/20/2021

We had such a blast cutting all the drums for the @interloperofficialgram album! Super rad dudes, super rad album

We had such a blast cutting all the drums for the @interloperofficialgram album! Super rad dudes, super rad album

This Thursday! Our good friend and client @tapnewotechno is having his release party at Pattern Bar in DTLA. The mixtape...
10/13/2021

This Thursday! Our good friend and client @tapnewotechno is having his release party at Pattern Bar in DTLA. The mixtape was mixed all analog on the API in studio 1 and sounds sickkkk

This Thursday! Our good friend and client @tapnewotechno is having his release party at Pattern Bar in DTLA. The mixtape was mixed all analog on the API in studio 1 and sounds sickkkk

@kingston.trio back in today for a couple overdubs!
09/25/2021

@kingston.trio back in today for a couple overdubs!

@kingston.trio back in today for a couple overdubs!

Happy #faderfriday everyone! Who’s is the studio today?
09/17/2021

Happy #faderfriday everyone! Who’s is the studio today?

Happy #faderfriday everyone! Who’s is the studio today?

She may look a little beat up, but sounds pristine. Probably my favorite mic in the locker 🎙
09/17/2021

She may look a little beat up, but sounds pristine. Probably my favorite mic in the locker 🎙

She may look a little beat up, but sounds pristine. Probably my favorite mic in the locker 🎙

Been doing so much mixing lately! I’ve been playing with different vocal compressors. The UAD 175b has been a real winne...
09/14/2021

Been doing so much mixing lately! I’ve been playing with different vocal compressors. The UAD 175b has been a real winner this week. What’re your go to vocal compressors?

Been doing so much mixing lately! I’ve been playing with different vocal compressors. The UAD 175b has been a real winner this week. What’re your go to vocal compressors?

Quick mix tweak with @tapnewotechno this morning, then back at finishing up @gracebaldridge new EP!
09/04/2021

Quick mix tweak with @tapnewotechno this morning, then back at finishing up @gracebaldridge new EP!

Quick mix tweak with @tapnewotechno this morning, then back at finishing up @gracebaldridge new EP!

Mixing techno on the @thisisapiaudio it’s so fun to drive this board as hard as it can go haha. Sounding amazing 😎👾
09/04/2021

Mixing techno on the @thisisapiaudio it’s so fun to drive this board as hard as it can go haha. Sounding amazing 😎👾

Mixing techno on the @thisisapiaudio it’s so fun to drive this board as hard as it can go haha. Sounding amazing 😎👾

Put a pair of @heritage_audio_ 1073’s in Studio 2!! Lots of preamp choices in here now 🤤
09/02/2021

Put a pair of @heritage_audio_ 1073’s in Studio 2!! Lots of preamp choices in here now 🤤

Put a pair of @heritage_audio_ 1073’s in Studio 2!! Lots of preamp choices in here now 🤤

Decca Tree on acoustic guitar with @gracebaldridge today! I’m definitely doing this more often, this sounds amazing.
08/31/2021

Decca Tree on acoustic guitar with @gracebaldridge today! I’m definitely doing this more often, this sounds amazing.

Decca Tree on acoustic guitar with @gracebaldridge today! I’m definitely doing this more often, this sounds amazing.

Mew songs with @gracebaldridge are coming along nicely! I can wait for everyone to hear them.
08/28/2021

Mew songs with @gracebaldridge are coming along nicely! I can wait for everyone to hear them.

Mew songs with @gracebaldridge are coming along nicely! I can wait for everyone to hear them.

If you haven’t heard it, you should take a listen. @rickymontgomery acoustic version of Talk to You is out and breaking ...
08/27/2021

If you haven’t heard it, you should take a listen. @rickymontgomery acoustic version of Talk to You is out and breaking hearts. Tracked and mixed by @bigbadzach here in Studio 1 ❤️

If you haven’t heard it, you should take a listen. @rickymontgomery acoustic version of Talk to You is out and breaking hearts. Tracked and mixed by @bigbadzach here in Studio 1 ❤️

Tracking vocals with @gracebaldridge in Studio 2 today! These vintage @tridentaudio A-Range modules sound amazinggggg
08/26/2021

Tracking vocals with @gracebaldridge in Studio 2 today! These vintage @tridentaudio A-Range modules sound amazinggggg

Tracking vocals with @gracebaldridge in Studio 2 today! These vintage @tridentaudio A-Range modules sound amazinggggg

Hero mix of the day. This vintage @telefunken_mics KM56c just sounds unreal on acoustic guitars ❤️
08/26/2021

Hero mix of the day. This vintage @telefunken_mics KM56c just sounds unreal on acoustic guitars ❤️

Hero mix of the day. This vintage @telefunken_mics KM56c just sounds unreal on acoustic guitars ❤️

Lots of music in Studio 1 this week!
08/24/2021

Lots of music in Studio 1 this week!

Lots of music in Studio 1 this week!

@laexes LP is out and it’s amazing! I had such an amazing time working with these extremely talented humans. Not to ment...
08/22/2021

@laexes LP is out and it’s amazing! I had such an amazing time working with these extremely talented humans. Not to mention getting to fire up the tape machine! Check them out!

@laexes LP is out and it’s amazing! I had such an amazing time working with these extremely talented humans. Not to mention getting to fire up the tape machine! Check them out!

So much music happening! Just finished tracking and mixing a 13 song album with @kingston.trio and sent out the last son...
08/22/2021

So much music happening! Just finished tracking and mixing a 13 song album with @kingston.trio and sent out the last song for mix approval for a 9 song album for @kingwhisker right back at it tomorrow for a week with an awesome band too! Feels good to have so much new music out and coming out of here!

So much music happening! Just finished tracking and mixing a 13 song album with @kingston.trio and sent out the last song for mix approval for a 9 song album for @kingwhisker right back at it tomorrow for a week with an awesome band too! Feels good to have so much new music out and coming out of here!

3 days down with @kingston.trio this vintage  @neumann.berlin U48 really is magic ❤️
08/09/2021

3 days down with @kingston.trio this vintage @neumann.berlin U48 really is magic ❤️

3 days down with @kingston.trio this vintage @neumann.berlin U48 really is magic ❤️

Day 1 with @kingston.trio All the fancy mics up today
08/07/2021

Day 1 with @kingston.trio
All the fancy mics up today

Day 1 with @kingston.trio
All the fancy mics up today

Mixing song 7 of 9 today for @kingwhisker debut album! This has been such a fun project to mix!
08/04/2021

Mixing song 7 of 9 today for @kingwhisker debut album! This has been such a fun project to mix!

Mixing song 7 of 9 today for @kingwhisker debut album! This has been such a fun project to mix!

@ginnyluke and @lucas_sader_ producing @bodybylauren today in Studio 2!
07/12/2021

@ginnyluke and @lucas_sader_ producing @bodybylauren today in Studio 2!

@ginnyluke and @lucas_sader_ producing @bodybylauren today in Studio 2!

@tapnewotechno in the studio today mixing techno all analog on the @thisisapiaudio ! 🤖 👾
07/11/2021

@tapnewotechno in the studio today mixing techno all analog on the @thisisapiaudio ! 🤖 👾

@tapnewotechno in the studio today mixing techno all analog on the @thisisapiaudio ! 🤖 👾

Working on something special with @rickymontgomery the next couple of days 🥲
07/08/2021

Working on something special with @rickymontgomery the next couple of days 🥲

Working on something special with @rickymontgomery the next couple of days 🥲

Guitars and 1176’s 🤤
07/06/2021

Guitars and 1176’s 🤤

Guitars and 1176’s 🤤

Getting HEAVY the next couple of days with Solemn Lament
07/05/2021

Getting HEAVY the next couple of days with Solemn Lament

Getting HEAVY the next couple of days with Solemn Lament

Fun couple of days this week tracking some live tunes for @ryaneggold with @dashhuttonmusic @jessetyre @dylnday @dbassic...
06/16/2021

Fun couple of days this week tracking some live tunes for @ryaneggold with @dashhuttonmusic @jessetyre @dylnday @dbassics

Fun couple of days this week tracking some live tunes for @ryaneggold with @dashhuttonmusic @jessetyre @dylnday @dbassics

@brhyex has been hard at work on a big upcoming project in Studio 2 this week!
06/12/2021

@brhyex has been hard at work on a big upcoming project in Studio 2 this week!

@brhyex has been hard at work on a big upcoming project in Studio 2 this week!

More vocals today in the Studio 2 iso booth. Possibly the best sounding vocal room in the building, and definitely the m...
05/30/2021

More vocals today in the Studio 2 iso booth. Possibly the best sounding vocal room in the building, and definitely the most vibe. Today we’re using the vintage @neumann.berlin U67 into the @tree_audio Branch II into the @empiricallabs distressor!

More vocals today in the Studio 2 iso booth. Possibly the best sounding vocal room in the building, and definitely the most vibe. Today we’re using the vintage @neumann.berlin U67 into the @tree_audio Branch II into the @empiricallabs distressor!

Vocals in 2 all weekend. So glad I fixed those lamps! Really completes the vibe 👌
05/29/2021

Vocals in 2 all weekend. So glad I fixed those lamps! Really completes the vibe 👌

Vocals in 2 all weekend. So glad I fixed those lamps! Really completes the vibe 👌

Early start today with @robbiesoukiasyan producing @folksandcompany ! All live in the room and then immediately mixed do...
05/23/2021

Early start today with @robbiesoukiasyan producing @folksandcompany ! All live in the room and then immediately mixed down on the board! It’s going to be a fun day!

Early start today with @robbiesoukiasyan producing @folksandcompany ! All live in the room and then immediately mixed down on the board! It’s going to be a fun day!

@scarypockets in the studio today filming some amazing covers!
05/22/2021

@scarypockets in the studio today filming some amazing covers!

@scarypockets in the studio today filming some amazing covers!

Vocal shootout in Studio 1 right now. Place your bets...
05/06/2021

Vocal shootout in Studio 1 right now. Place your bets...

Vocal shootout in Studio 1 right now. Place your bets...

Mix mode all week wrapping up an EP for Shouting Nerd out of China. This record is SLAMMING!
04/14/2021

Mix mode all week wrapping up an EP for Shouting Nerd out of China. This record is SLAMMING!

Mix mode all week wrapping up an EP for Shouting Nerd out of China. This record is SLAMMING!

Mixing a new one with @aftr.the.hiigh today! Sounds insane
04/05/2021

Mixing a new one with @aftr.the.hiigh today! Sounds insane

Mixing a new one with @aftr.the.hiigh today! Sounds insane

Something about the colors in this row of the rack in Studio 1 is just so satisfying
03/28/2021

Something about the colors in this row of the rack in Studio 1 is just so satisfying

Something about the colors in this row of the rack in Studio 1 is just so satisfying

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