Three Dog Night drummer and Berklee Trained Audio Engineer

Studio designed by Lou Clark Sonic-space.com.

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My credits include

AllMusic verified credits for Pat Bautz:

  • The H Street Band
  • The H Street Band
  • The H Street Band
  • The H Street Band
  • The H Street Band
  • The Band Foster
  • The Band Foster
  • The Band Foster
  • The Diamond Underground
  • The Diamond Underground
  • The Diamond Underground
  • The Victors
  • Three Dog Night
  • Three Dog Night
  • Three Dog Night
  • Debbie Hennessey
  • Three Dog Night
  • Pat Surface
  • Ken Holt
  • Ken Holt
  • Ken Holt
  • Ken Holt
  • Ken Holt

Gear highlights

  • SSL AWS Console
  • Large mic collection
  • Vintage Neumann microhones

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What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
It's easy!
What do you bring to a song?
Originality while staying within the stylistic boundaries of a clients song
Tell us about your studio setup.
RDS was designed by Lou Clark at sonic-space.com. The studio has a live tracking room, ISO booth and Control room. At the center of the studio is the SSL AWS Delta Console. Lynx Aurora converters clocked to Big Ben external clock. Control room monitors are Soffit mounted Adam S5VAMK2's, JBL LSR 4300's and Yamaha NS-10's for near field monitoring. The headphone monitoring is handled by the HEAR headphone system. The following selection of vintage and non vintage microphone are available in the mic closet. Neumann U-47 Neumann U-87 Neumann KM 184's Royer 121 Ribbon Peluso TR14 Ribbon AGK D112 AKG 414’s AKG C430’s Sennheiser MD 421’s Shure KSM 32’s Shure Ksm109’s Shure SM 57’s Shure Beta 52 Shure SM-81’s
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
CLA, Mark Endert, Ross Hogarth on the mixing side. Gavin Lurssen, Jonathan Wyner on the mastering side. Drummers Chris Coleman, Vinnie Colaiuta, etc
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
Master Quality Drum Track. Record production from pre production to final product. I do a lot of mixing