Welcome to SoundStage! Encore

Encore is an ongoing SoundStage! series that explores how the music we love gets made. New segments are added on the 1st of each month.

SoundStage! Encore production is supported in part by KEF.


February 2019

Howard Bilerman is a drummer, recording engineer, and producer, as well as a co-owner of Montreal's famed Hotel2Tango recording studio. With recording experience that spans more than 30 years, Bilerman describes his philosophy about how to make the recording of drums sound real.

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Henkka Niemistö discusses the role of a recording engineer.

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Producer/engineer/drummer Howard Bilerman describes how he records drums to make them sound real like they do in a room.