LISTEN: Pete Townshend Records “Behind Blue Eyes” on Spire Studio
Rock legend and longtime guitarist of The Who, Pete Townshend, has fallen in love with Spire Studio. Listen to his multitrack recording of “Behind Blue Eyes” and read how he created the demo at his home in the countryside.
Inspired Collaborations: Chris Thile and Merrill Garbus Have 4 Hours to Record a Song on Spire Studio
In the brand new Inspired Collaborations series, two world-class musicians meet for the first time and are tasked to record a song in four hours on Spire Studio. Episode 1 features GRAMMY-winning mandolinist Chris Thile of Punch Brothers and Merrill Garbus of Tune-Yards, who make something spontaneous sound years-in-the-making.
Laura Jane Grace: “Park Life Forever”
Laura Jane Grace writes and performs new song “Park Life Forever” with her daughter. Watch the interview with Grace and the behind-the-scenes making of the song.
Joe Purdy Records "Down in the Valley" on Spire Studio
We caught up with Joe Purdy at the 2018 Folk Alliance convention, where he recorded traditional folk ballad “Down In The Valley” on Spire Studio.
Recording Anaïs Mitchell and Friends: “Why We Build the Wall”
Anaïs Mitchell and several musical peers recorded a unique version of “Why We Build the Wall,” using Spire Studio, in various locations throughout Kansas City during the 2018 Folk Alliance conference.
Watch Katie Von Schleicher Record “Mary” in the Spire Van
Watch Katie Von Schleicher and her guitarist Adam Brisbin record “Mary” inside the Spire Van at SXSW 2018.
Sofia Wolfson Interview: Building Song Ideas with Spire Studio
Singer-songwriter Sofia Wolfson gives her take on songwriting and recording with Spire, and offers two song demos that she recorded with Spire Studio.
Some Emo Puppets Record with Spire Studio
Emo puppet band Fragile Rock records their song “Wake Up to the Break Up” with Spire Studio, the one-touch, professional recording device.
Spire Joins NPR Music at Stubb’s BBQ Showcase, SXSW 2018
Spire is proud to sponsor NPR Music’s 2018 SXSW Showcase at Stubb's BBQ in Austin on Wednesday, March 14. Come by!