Acclaimed producer/engineers Allen Sides and Steven Miller assembled their favorite drum kits and developed a unique, discrete multi microphone recording and mixing technique.

This technique captures the sound of each instrument with startling audiophile clarity and enables the end user to independently adjust each drum and cymbal within every kit from tight and dry, all the way to wide and ambient.

Sides and Miller also created 6 "mix presets" per kit to instantly provide record quality mixes.


Allen Sides is the owner of Ocean Way and Record One studios in Los Angeles. In addition to being considered the recording industry's leading microphone expert, he is a Grammy winning engineer/producer that has recorded over 500 albums, with stars in every genre. Artists include Alanis Morrisette, Green Day, Quincy Jones, Eric Clapton, Beck, Phil Collins, Aerosmith, Aretha Franklin, Foo Fighters, Sheryl Crow, Frank Sinatra, Faith Hill, Frank Zappa, Mary J Blige and Count Basie.

Steven Miller is a pioneer in the field of digital audio. As a Grammy nominated producer/engineer/arranger, he helped build Windham Hill Records from a tiny audiophile label into a prestigious industry leader. In addition, he co-founded both the Hip Pocket/Windham Hill Jazz and RCA/Novus labels. Platinum artists he has worked with include Dave Matthews Band, Suzanne Vega, Backstreet Boys, Pink, George Winston, Switchfoot, Manhattan Transfer, Toad The Wet Sprocket and Paula Cole.



Sonic Reality is one of the leading sound developers in the MI industry and has provided sounds for top software and hardware manufacturers such as Yamaha, Steinberg, IK Multimedia, Propellerheads, NI, M-Audio, Roland, Alesis and other manufacturers. They produce high end sample products such as Ocean Way Drums, Studio ProFiles, Miroslav Philharmonik and more. Sonic Reality's motto is "Sample Everything" and their goal is to bring the sound of top studio instruments and inspiring sounds to the hands of every musician. More information at www.sonicreality.com



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