Evil Evil was recorded at Colorado Sound recording studio.
It is a live recording of the band Blue Metro. Only the vocals,
lead guitar, and sax solo are overdubbed.
A stereo mix was transferred from tape to Digital Audio Tape,
and from DAT to my computer. I used some audio manipulation
software to sample and remove the noise and tape hiss from the
stereo mix. Then I brought it into my recording program for mastering.
Later on, I made a shorter version of Evil Evil to make it a little more
radio friendly. The original is over 5 minutes, and the edited version
is about 3 and a half minutes.
In 2013 I released a newly mastered version of Evil Evil - radio edit
based on some feedback from an audio engineer. I removed the
compression from the mix and reduced the loudness maximizer on
the master. The result is a song file that is not quite as loud,
but has more dynamic range.
Listen at PWCarr Music
Evil Evil by Patrick W. Carr
Pat Carr - guitar, vocals; Terry Gilbert - guitar, backing vocals;
Al Gilbert - bass; Leo Marshall - drums; Gary McNear - keyboards;
Mary McCrimmon - backing vocals; Billy Warren - sax