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Meatlocker Recording PARS516

Meatlocker Recording PARS516

Update: 2020-05-22


Jim Harpel of the band Meathook and Meatlocker Recording studio joins Bill to discuss both on Episode 516 of the Pennsylvania Rock Show.

Segment 1 with Meatlocker Recording Studio

* How did the studio get its name?

* Who are some of the bands that we might know that have recorded with you?

* Can you tell us a bit about your equipment, please?

* How did you get started in the recording business?

* If you could be in the studio while any album was being recorded, which one do you wish you got to witness?

* If you can sit on that proverbial bench for a hour with anyone from music history, who would you sit with and what would you ask them?

* When you were in high school, did you imagine that you'd be doing this?

* Can you remember who the first band was that you recorded?

* Tim Doverspike from Unbroken Soul asked, "Where is the studio located and do you have a website and Facebook page?"

* Jim tells us about the Butler Boys' song "The Cap" and Meathook's song, "Better Off, Over"

Segment 2 with Jim

* Where did the name Meathook come from for the band?

* How did the band meet? Is there a story that involves the studio?

* If you were in the movie Rockstar, what band would you end up in?

* What cartoon character would play you in a cartoon series?

* What actor would play you in a rockumentary?

* If you ended up headlining an international tour, what 2 local bands would you take with you to open the shows?

* On that international tour, what are some the venues that you'd like to play?

* What is something embarrassing that has happened to you or a bandmate on stage?

* If there is an apocalyptic event on Earth, which song from Meathook should survive?

* During your internationally tour, I hang out between shows, what would the traveling soundtrack include?

* Are there general hours that you try to schedule recording sessions?

* How can a band get a hold of you to schedule sessions?

* What is one song that you wish you had written?

* What is something interesting about you that people would be surprised to know?

* Have you met any of your musical idols?

* Is the wood in the drum room a specific type of wood? Was that room selected for drums from the beginning or did you figure out as time went on?

* What are some of your favorite songs that have been recorded there?

* Livestreaming from the studio?

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Meatlocker Recording PARS516

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