Bobby Landgraf laying down tracks in the SoundShack w GJ for the new Rockingham record. Our UA Apollo rig sounding heavy!

Bobby Landgraf laying down tracks in the SoundShack w GJ for the new Rockingham record. Our UA Apollo rig sounding

April 10, 2018
Here’s one you don’t see everyday. I bought this in about 1986?1985 maybe?

I wore it out in the very early days of Big Sugar ( when we would play 3 hours of

April 10, 2018
Work has come to a standstill in the SoundShack. Had to rescue Santo from the studio cat.

Apparently he finds the Universal Audio Studer A800 as mesmerizing as I do. The take up reels change depending on

March 29, 2018
Mixing Big Sugar today.

This is just an example of the dazzling array of super-fat Universal Audio plug-ins happening at the SoundShack! I’ve used

March 21, 2018
Did you miss Gordie and Alex on 106.7 THE DRIVE with Foui?

Find it here… #BigSugar #Foui #TheDrive https://buff.ly/2ppW139

March 20, 2018
A welcome studio visitor on this fine Sunday

This big guy (he’s the size of an adult hand) has been hanging out all day- must like the new

March 18, 2018
Required listening. Back when we recorded the HEATED album we listened to this everyday.

I have 3 copies on vinyl because I was afraid I’d wear it out. I saw QUEEN in Detroit 79

March 14, 2018
Have a listen to Gordie on the Outta The Park with Barry Davis. Great podcast

#BarryDavis #BigSugar #OuttaThePark https://buff.ly/2HkNIwf

March 11, 2018
Well that was fun Regina, Saskatchewan! You’re fabulous dancers!

(Thanks to the casino security for standing down and letting us party with our fans.) Big thanks to the organizers

March 8, 2018
Mrs J and the rest of the Shugs at 33 1/3 Coffee Roasters in Regina Saskatchewan getting appropriately caffeinated for Saturday night’s show at Casino Regina.
March 3, 2018
Mrs Johnson putting some sexy on the new Big Sugar record.

Being captured by another great score from the Mic Hawk Vintage Microphones eBay store. A British Film Industries ribbon microphone.

February 28, 2018
The end of a long day in the Sound Shack with our #1 assistant Daisy Dog.
February 28, 2018
Rockingham getting heavy in the SoundShack with GJ
February 23, 2018
Another day in the SoundShack. The mighty MOOG TAURUS made an appearance on the new BIG SUGAR. Spacey!
February 21, 2018
Of course we are using this mic on the new record.Just look at the name of it!

A super bad East German mic. Thanks go out to mic-hawk’s eBay store. G

February 16, 2018
On Valentine’s Day I want to celebrate my super hero wife

She saved my life, she saved Big Sugar ( more than once ) and she has been a driving creative

February 14, 2018
Our engineer Jeff Pelletier has been programing key command short cuts on our Slate Raven touch screen.

I sure hope this one works. G

February 11, 2018
In honor of Chris Gormley’s birthday we took a studio break and watched Fred Armisen be amazing and hilarious in a theater full of drummers.

Happy Birthday Gorms! 🎉🎂 Check out “Fred Armisen: Standup For Drummers” on Netflix https://www.netflix.com/title/80159028?s=i&trkid=14170035 https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.netflix.com%2Ftitle%2F80159028%3Fs%3Di%26trkid%3D14170035&h=ATNuWNxm1f_kLdGfODdDiexJTd08wPQOKGVu1eJFcQG6vl5jG5x1ZSXEYZquDd7uT2bFnpbm9ox4TDblOQma72mvbme4PJduaO7slglUIS7mYv2CP_wkyjfE2K2EbUwCRh7tkLrXe99kWSvKg7WENyJyK664HLBfVgk2K0hdrgG3whNbJhT8q9q4UByqjTemqr2d6_5o2B1nTO8Kn7LUfISupVS9NJ5rgzmkW0WfzFZPjUQkOffE3owI5naVdDkohDcV5ymvLuE

February 10, 2018
Rey Arteaga reaching a high note. GJ feelin’ it. Who’s making a rock and roll record?
February 7, 2018
Ah! The glamour and glory of gigging in Austin! (Note the well lit tip jar.)

Killer gig with Rey Arteaga / Son y No Son at the Whip In though. GJ on the bass.

February 4, 2018