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WELCOME TO BIG CITY NIGHTS PRODUCTIONS

Big City Nights Productions is a music playground run by Rob Viso that specializes in recording, mixing & producing artists & bands, as well as in mastering-, audio-restauration- & analog to digital transfers for private clients and music labels.

 

RATES & SERVICES

All rates depend on the time involved, number and length of songs, as well as the complexity of the project. Please contact me for a detailed quote or call for further information. Thank you.

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RECORDING, MIXING & PRODUCING

MASTERING

ANALOGUE TO DIGITAL TRANSFERS

 

Full Band Recordings
Voice Recordings
Guitar Re-Ampings
Drum Recordings (in dedicated, tight drum room)
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Analogue Stem-Mixing
In The Box Mixing
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Full Band Producing (incl. pre-production work on demos)

Analogue / Digital Mastering
for the following Formats
(Streaming, CD, Vinyl)

Analogue to Digital Transfers
from Vinyl, as well as Transfers from different Tape Formats
(incl. post-prod. restauration)

 

DISCOGRAPHY

This is a Small Selection of Albums I Worked on either as a Drummer, Producer, Recording-, Mix- or Mastering-Engineer

 
 

COLLABORATIONS

Over the last 30 years, I also had the pleasure of collaborating with the following incredible producers, artists & labels.

 

Helge Van Dyk

Dennis Walker
Timo Keller
Dave Hofmann
Richard Edwards
Andi Mejuto
Oli Bösch
Adam Steinberg
Reto Burrell
Fabio Trentini
Ralph Zünd
Roman Camenzind
Marco Jencarelli
Marc Edwards...

China

Vitlaij Kuprij
The Dixie Chicks
Ivo
Tift Merritt
Marc Sway
Carolin Chevin
Seven...

Hollow Ground

Little Jig
Universal Music
Sony Music
Red Brick Chapel
Warner Music

6003 Records

Notte Nera Records

Goldon Records...

 

THE ENGINEER

LOVE AT FIRST BEAT

In 1988 a school friend handed me a tape of SCORPIONS "Love At First Sting", since that moment life hasn't been the same...

 

1988 A school friend hands me a tape of SCORPIONS "Love At First Sting", from that moment, my life will never be the same...

1989 First drum-lesson. After a year I quit. CD`s become my new teacher.
1990 I`m joining a band for the first time.
1991 I`m playing my first liveshow.
1992 I`m having my first drum recording with 4Mics & a Tascam 488 tape recorder.
1996 I`m joining the band Babylon Sad.
1997 My first paid drum recording for pianist Vitalij Kurprij (Artension, Trans Siberian Orchestra)
1998 I`m meeting artist/producer Reto Burrell. In the same year I get to play on paid recording-sessions for different artists & tour for the first time as a professional drumer.
1999 I`m producing, tracking and mixing a full band album.
1999 - 2001 I'm starting to work as a front of house engineer for various touring bands.
2001 - 2004 I'm engineering & mixing various up-and-coming bands from all over switzerland.
2004 I`m engineering & mixing various albums for Sony- Warner- & Universal Music.
2005 Kandlbauers Album „Home“ wins a Gold Award.
2006 I`m meeting producer & studio manager Marco Jencarelli. During the same year I'm setting up my own control-room at Soundfarm Studios (Kriens).
2008 I`m engineering & tracking Philipp Fankhauser's album "Love Man Riding" along with producer Dennis Walker (B.B.King, Robert Cray).
The album gets awarded with Gold & Platinum.
2009 I`m moving to Pilomotors LeBistro Studio (Lucerne) which later becomes BigCityNightsStudios.
2009 - present: Working on countless masterings and productions.

 

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Mona Baechler-Dombay