May 31st, 2013 – Posted by Christen
Tags: boss, boss rc-20xl, boss rc-50, cables, drum set, drums, effect pedals, gear, loopers, looping pedals, music, pedals, tc electronics / Music Updates, Travel / Comments Off on Home Sweet Home!
I’m back in Los Angeles, and finally setting up my rig! Effect pedals, loopers, mixing boards, cables cables cables. After all that Pacific Northwest and East Coast travel, after all of the strategic conversations around the biz of my work, it’s time to turn up the amp and rock out. It’s so good to be […]
December 28th, 2012 – Posted by Christen
Tags: album, cello, Christen Lien, cinematic, composing, drama, drums, film score, kick drum, lien, manifest, music, percussion, recording, recording studio, soundtrack music, strings, thunder, timpani, viola, violin / Music Updates / Comments Off on Finally, The Thunder.
When I was a little girl in orchestra, I loved watching and listening to the timpani section and was fascinated by the thunder that timpani brought to the music. Today we’re in the recording studio, tracking a timpano drum on my new album. This instrument is adding some serious drama. Manifest, manifest! This Adam Lopez […]