Features One Question Interviews Gorilla Biscuits

One Question Interviews: Gorilla Biscuits

Arthur Smilios (World Be Free, Gorilla Biscuits)

SPB: What strikes you as the biggest change in recording an album between now and your first few recordings?

Smilios: One word: technology. Analog tapes have been replaced by computer programs. When we were recording the GB 7" and Start Today at Don Fury's, we were using what was then cutting-edge technology: video tapes. They were apparently better at gating the noise. You also had to do a pretty close to perfect take, whereas now, if you are a tenth of a second off the beat, the producer can move your track and sync it. That being said, we all still try to record as much as we can live, because it translates in the energy of the music.

Credits

Words by Loren on March 24, 2016, 11:54 p.m.

Advertisement
KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Leave a comment
Gorilla Biscuits

Posted by Loren on March 24, 2016, 11:54 p.m.

Share this content
Related news

MP3s Two New Gorilla Biscuits Songs Online

Posted July 28, 2006, 11:58 p.m.

The Gorilla Biscuits have posted two new songs on their Myspace. The songs are titled "At the Matinee" and "Knee Deep in the Ocean."

Tours Gorilla Biscuits Tourdates

Posted May 22, 2006, 1:55 p.m.

According to Punknews.org, the tourdates for the upcoming Gorilla Biscuits reunion tour have been confirmed. Joining the band for the tour will be Comeback Kid. Blacklisted has also been ...

Tours Gorilla Biscuits Tour Confirmed

Posted April 24, 2006, 3:54 p.m.

United by Walter has confirmed that a Gorilla Biscuits US tour will in fact be taking place this Summer - August to be exact. The tour will coincide with the reissue ...

Advertisement
KFAI - Root Of All Evil

More like this

World Be Free

One Question Interviews World Be Free

Posted March 24, 2016, 11:51 p.m.

Sam Siegler (World Be Free) SPB: What strikes you as the biggest change in recording an album between now and your first few recordings? Siegler ...

Also in this section
Tired Of Everything

One Question Interviews Tired Of Everything

Posted Nov. 16, 2019, 12:02 p.m.
What's That Noise?

Will Butler (Tired of Everything – vocals) SPB: Tired Of Everything is your first time singing in a band. Between your first show and today, what ...

Cattle Decapitation

One Question Interviews Cattle Decapitation

Posted Nov. 15, 2019, 8:53 p.m.

Travis Ryan (Cattle Decapitation) SPB: What is the worst you’ve been screwed by a venue or promoter? (No need to name names…unless there ...

The Blind Shake

One Question Interviews The Blind Shake

Posted Nov. 11, 2019, 8:08 p.m.
What's That Noise?

Jim Blaha (The Blind Shake - guitar) SPB: What type of guitar do you play with The Blind Shake and how did you pick that model ...

x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.