Yaking Cat Music Studios
Music for Television and Film
"Our sound is music to your ears"
(661) 476 - 9641

05/15/05

What I'm currently up to (Holy Cow!)...
(EVERY penny I made this year went
back into the studio!)  No joke!

More upgrades and new sponsorships! This is THE year of the Yaking Cat!
4 Large scale custom-built computer systems.
Projects are involving HUNDREDS of tracks!!!

ALL NEW UPGRADES TO THE STUDIO!
+ ACOUSTICALLY DESIGNED DRUM/INSTRUMENT ROOM!!!
I can get you a RADIO-READY song in just a few hours!!!
ASK FOR A DEMO CD
What has been done since Jan 1:
Recording room acoustically designed to be 100% dead AND flat
-Acoustic panneling
-full floating floor
-Diffusers
-arranging for more space in room
-Auralex gramma pads
-Killer guitar rig!
-More high-quality headphones
-Headphone distribution amp
Control room - a lot of stuff
-G4 computer, laser printer, 2x19" LCD,1x15" LCD
-GIGS of memory and TERABYTES of hard drive
-Reason, Refill, Melodyne, Tassman, PPG, Toast 6, ProTools 6.4, Mastering software, DP 4.5
-Custom mastering software (Warner Bros, myself and a producer in Europe ONLY)
-Diffusers
-Auralex gramma pads
-speaker isolation foam
-All balanced wiring
-MOTU DTP AV
-MIDI Guitar
-New Studio Monitors, sub
-16x4 audio snake
-CD printer, TONS of MIDI channels, HUNDREDS of audio recording tracks!!! 
Pre-Production room
-Windows & Mac computer with TONS of software
99.1 FM
-300 disc CD player with keyboard access
-2 x extra transmitters with portable CD players for other locations
-large scale antenna for other locations
+TONS OF SOFTWARE, HARDWARE, ROOM DESIGNING

In production:
(some names are required to be kept secret)
Various times/days are still available. Please call for
current availability.

RIGHT NOW I'M TRYING TO FINISH EVERYONE'S
YEARLONG ALBUMS!  Booking is starting for next year
since my calender has finally cleared up!  Once you hear the
Reel you will NEVER want to go anywher else again!!!!
To order a free 2004 Demo Reel, click here.

CURRENTLY

Credits-recently/currently  updated 05/15/05

Composing/producing/recording/mixing/mastering/helping...

Dave Cellentano (Hal Leonard Publishing)-recording
Playing Cello on film
Mixing/producing tracks for "another artist"
VO for several commercials and television projects
Universal Records-producing a new artist
Mel Gibson's new audio production company-writing music
Discovery Channel-composing
PBS-composing
Steve Vai-engineering/orchestrating questions
Mathwe Twining (One Life to Live)-recording/producing
Hanson's Bass Player-recording
Earth Wind & Fire (Morris Pleasure)-on 99.1 FM
Zappa Family Trust-Synclavier help
Lord of the Rings-used Prosonus library I built from my Synclavier
N-style-VO
PitPro-VO
Synclavier consulting
***Scoping out a new agent
***Harcourt Publishing- mention in textbook

past
-----------
Holden - record/produce
Marla Marasco - full album, song-writing
Captive Mind - vocal overdubs, mixing + album
Pale New Dawn - song
Branch Dividians - more master
Continental Motorcars - radio ads
Evacuation Plan - record
My Love Affair - record
Chance Raspberry - original song production
Ryan Watterson - Commercial advertising production

Universal Records w/Chino XL- produce artist
 

Just finished

)  Dave Cellantano - Recording, mixing, track replacement, mastering
)  Scars To Show - record/mix/master
)  "Top Secret" - record/engineer
)  Todd Fulton - master
)  Stevenson Branch Dividians - master
)  N-Style - On Hold Solutions (tm) - Voice overs
)  All Else Fails - Editing
)  Louise K. - produce/record
)  Dan Lipton w/bass player from Hansen
)  Pale New Dawn
)  6 Feet Deep
)  Ashley - arrange/produce song
)  Debbie - Full length Traditional Korean Christian Music - Recording, Arranging, Cello
)  Nivola - mastering
)  Stitchwork - mastering
)  6 Feet Deep - recording/producing
)  Music restoration
)  Chance Harper
)  My Love Affair

Around the corner...

Bookings into November of this year (6mos in advance).

However, there is still time available!!
Call 661-476-9641

Featured in (recently)

Another video game magazine (ALL TIME GREATEST HITS- Yeah baby!!!)
All Access Magaine (Vol 02.12)
The Signal (June 27th+August 22)
The Daily News (August 22)

In my spare time

!!! Yaking Cat Records....

) Yaking Cat Music Studios - Recording/Producing/Composing w/top credits
scvmusic.com - The hottest place for local bands to get visibility for FREE.
)  99.1 FM - Santa Clarita's first FM radio station.
home.earthlink.net/~yaking - My Synclavier site with over 200,000 hits and counting.
)  Complete On-Hold Services - Custom Voice-overs/music for telephone systems

To do's...

1)  Sleep
2)  Ride motocross
3)  Try to recognize my family (if they recognize me that is...)