From the outside, Firebrand Recording is an unassuming space nestled discreetly between the office spaces of a nondescript business park. But through its doors lies an audio enthusiast's dream treasure trove: world-class recording gear, drums and guitars galore, acoustically controlled rooms and one damn comfortable couch. Since 2006 some of the city's beloved bands have crafted some of the city's best records at the local recording studio. Three acts who consider Firebrand their home — the Blind Eyes, the Humanoids and Kentucky Knife Fight — will be celebrating the studio with a showcase on November 13 at Off Broadway. Co-owner Brian Scheffer took a break from mixing the debut record of local wunderkinds the Ocean Rivals to discuss the studio's history and reputation and the joys of watching a band... More >>>
The Blind Eyes at Firebrand enjoying the spoils of the studio.