Jean Claude Reynaud: Sound engineer and producer, JMR employee, fast driver, cognac drinker.

EQ: Do you have some whacky effect you use behind closed doors? JCR: A broken Roland SRE-555 echo. The reverb is so weird. I find myself using it on guitars and even backing vocals. EQ: Do you remember any particular effect on a recording you’ve heard that changed your life? JCR: Maybe when I heard the firs
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EQ: Do you have some whacky effect you use behind closed doors?

JCR: A broken Roland SRE-555 echo. The reverb is so weird. I find myself using it on guitars and even backing vocals.

EQ: Do you remember any particular effect on a recording you’ve heard that changed your life?

JCR: Maybe when I heard the first gated reverb from an SPX, I was sure that I would quit my job soon, it sounded so bad. . . .

EQ: What’s your favorite hangout after a mix?

JCR: Is this a question to know if sound engineers are really alcoholics?