My name is Dereck Blackburn and I am obsessed with audio. 

Thats me, listening intently.

I have always loved technology from my first computer to building my current studio. 

 

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I started recording on this stuff:

Recording songs off the radio

Recording songs off the radio

First "multitrack" deck

First "multitrack" deck

Hardcore shows with 4 SM57s in the crowd

Hardcore shows with 4 SM57s in the crowd

Multitrack AND MIDI but hard to program

Multitrack AND MIDI but hard to program

Digital everything

Digital everything

First tape machine

First tape machine

90s Amiga kid

90s Amiga kid

Used this for solo recordings in 2003

Used this for solo recordings in 2003

Still the best songwriting tool since Live 5

Still the best songwriting tool since Live 5

I can't leave out the software that had the biggest impact on my for mixing and mastering music. Me and my friends spent HOURS recording to CEP and mixing our own records. 

I can't leave out the software that had the biggest impact on my for mixing and mastering music. Me and my friends spent HOURS recording to CEP and mixing our own records.