My album is fully recorded and mixed. We are in the latter stages of determining what if any changes have to be made before we have the final mastering done. Mastering tracks adds the magic sparkly sound that sends music crackling over the airwaves. After that the artwork and then – fini!

Working with Jon Lupfer and Joel Edinberg at Q Division Studios http://qdivisionstudios.com/ is both exhilarating and exasperating (not really!). Because you have to watch what you say in the presence of Joel (a master at his craft)!

As he and I were in the control room going over the final stages of the mix for ‘One Moment More’ I said in jest, “Now this one would sound great backwards.” I should have known better.

Two minutes later – after many clicks of the mouse and speedy shifting of tracks – Joel hit the play button:

I never knew Russian was just English backwards.