Recording Drums For The Cardigans Super Extra Cavity

“We recorded the drums in a higher tempo on a tape recorder and used a vari-speed to slow them down. When we started recording 12 years ago, making snappy pop songs, we did it the other way around.

We were playing the songs in a slower tempo then pitching up the drums, making them sound really small — almost like toy drums. But this time we needed them much bigger to suit the new songs”