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Monday, 18 January 2016
Here's a blast from the past. David Briggs featured in the June 1979 issue of Guitar Player magazine, alongside Howard Roberts, preeminent Motown bassist James Jamerson, and pioneering ragtime guitarist Eric Schoenberg.  
American based country music super star Tim McGraw recently revealed that the David Briggs penned classic "Lonesome Loser" was on his favouite hit list. In an article on the BMLG website on Tim's favourite albums, he is quoted as saying "Little River Band Greatest Hits would be up there. I love the…
Production Workshop is very proud to have been involved in a new 3-disc collectors edition release, celebrating the 40th anniversary of iconic Australian band Skyhooks. The release features the first two albums, additional tracks and a bonus live disc. David Briggs mastered the project, and mixed several of the live performances. ‘Don’t…

Interview in Rhythms Magazine

Monday, 08 October 2012
The October print issue of Rhythms Magazine (Australia's roots music monthly) features a full page interview with David Briggs. The magazine can be acquired through their website http://www.rhythms.com.au
Episode 1 of the 4 part series "Discussions In Audio Mastering", which aired on on Melbourne's C31 on 13th June 2012 - Featuring an interview with The Production Workshop's mastering engineer David Briggs.
Melbourne's community television station C31 will be airing a four part mini series featuring interviews with five of Melbourne's highly regarded mastering engineers: David Briggs, John Ruberto, Joesph Carra, Martin Pullan and Tony Mantz. The aim of these discussions is to inform and educate those interested in audio about this…

Daryl Braithwaite "Live" DVD released

Tuesday, 06 December 2011
Good friend of the Production Workshop, Daryl Braithwaite has released his long awaited DVD "Live". The project was mixed and mastered through the Production Workshop, using our mobile recording facility, and features many of his hit songs: Rise, One Summer, Let Me Be, Higher Than Hope, As The Days Go…

Dolly Parton at Rod Laver Arena

Tuesday, 06 December 2011
On December 1st Derek Pellicci (drummer, LRB), his wife Ann, and my wife Karen were invited to the last performance of Dolly Parton at Rod Laver Arena in Melbourne on her current Australian tour. I had met one of Dolly's musicians, Jim Salestrom, some 25 years ago when he was…
18-19th November 2011. The Arts Centre, Melbourne. I was on a panel of Music Producers with Andy Stewart (Journalist, Producer, Engineer for Gotye), Paul McKercher (Producer for Josh Pyke, You Am I, Pete Murray and Eskimo Joe), and Mark Opitz (Producer for Cold Chisel, Hoodoo Gurus, Richard Clapton). The session…

News from Intergrate 2011

Saturday, 03 September 2011
Geoff Emerick was the headlining guest speaker at the event. He is a living lengend in the audio industry, being the Beatles studio engineer for most of the Beatles albums including the iconic Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band and Abbey Road. The last time we caught up was when…
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  • It sounds really good David. I am in Perth watching the finished version. You have done a wonderful job on it. Song 8 sounds very LRB. Daryl Braithwaite (Regarding his…
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