Despite being in the middle of an album launch, preparing for their upcoming tour and generally staying busy with their lives, the production team behind Afro Celt Sound System's latest record took the time to talk to me about the gear beginners should invest in when they're looking to set up a home recording studio.
While I've been working as a music journalist for close to twenty years and writing about technology for the past six, I've never had the opportunity until now to roll the two topics into a single article. As a long-time fan of ACSS, it was a quiet thrill to discover that the band is just as approachable as their music is complex.
Thanks to Simon Emmerson, Grammy Award winner David Bottrill, Simon "Mass" Massey, Richard Evans, and Simon "Palmskin" Richmond for taking the time to chat.
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