The cowbell says "tonk."

The Lab is closed, though a few of the experiments were left cooking. Please peruse the archive and enjoy the music. Cheers.

Since 1996, Able Mobile Recording Lab has been guitarist/producer/songwriter Jay Sherman-Godfrey’s ad hoc studio, capturing human, wood, wire and tube powered performances in lofts, bedrooms, kitchens, gymnasiums, barns -- anywhere with a plug, like-minded musicians, and favorable ambiance. Since 20…

Reopening the portal for one last post.

Girls on Grass, the last LP project at the Pencil Factory location. Proud of the work and all involved. Dig.

11 track album

Robert Burke Warren in for a fantastic final session at Able Mobile. Going out on a high note (or two). Mark & Lukas Lerner on rhythm section.

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Scott Anthony at Storybook Sound puts the finishing touches on Girls on Grass. Really proud of this album, and delighted to have been chosen by the band to produce and record it. Look for it soon — it's ace stuff.

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Mixed and off to mastering!

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Able Mobile Recording Lab is with Nancy Polstein and 3 others.

Giving the Girls on Grass mixes the car test. Rocking!

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Proud to be on this compilation with so many great artists. Franklin Bruno, John Lee, Nancy Polstein and I did a surf-rock instrumental version of the 1907 John Walter Bratton penned Teddy Bear's Picnic, rechristened Teddy Bear's Luau. Ably recorded by Steve Silverstein at Able Mobile HQ.

3-CD/1-DVD boxed set (LP-size) with 308-page hardcover book, 72 tracks (plus 2 documentations). Total playing time approx. 223 minutes (audio), 75v minutes DVD video)Bear Family celebrates its 40th year in the businessBear Family boxed sets continue to set the standard for reissues, worldwideExclusi…

The Red B-7/Chameleon Labs TS-1 combo remains my go-to vocal mic. So much bang for the buck.

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Recording the Brotherhood Synagogue Voices of the Sacred concert.

Girls on Grass in tracking: Sean's rig.

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The calm before day two with Girls on Grass.

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Great session today w/ the Uptown Horns and Scott Simon. It sure is easy w/ cats like these.

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