Posted by on Oct 14, 2016 in News | No Comments

The Next Chapter … I can never replace The Magic Shop on Crosby Street, but my staff and I can honor its memory by doing quality work. We have started to do just that. I’m happy to announce the opening of “MARS”, The Magicshop Archive and Restoration Studios, on Jay Street in Brooklyn. We will […]

Ready Take One

Posted by on Oct 4, 2016 in News | No Comments

As part of the on-going exploration of the Erroll Garner Archive, all original tapes were transferred at the Magic Shop by Doug Bleek and Michael Mercurio. Ready Take One was mixed by Kabir Hermon, produced by Peter Lockhart, Steve Rosenthal, Geri Allen, and Susan Rosenberg, and mastered by Vick Anesini at Battery Studios. Erroll Garner was […]

The Rolling Stones in Mono

Posted by on Oct 4, 2016 in News | No Comments

The Rolling Stones in Mono was restored by Steve Rosenthal and Ted Young. Mastering done by acclaimed GRAMMY award winning engineer Bob Ludwig at Gateway Mastering. For the project he utilized Direct Stream Digital (DSD) transfers from the original master recordings, with a sampling rate of 2,822,400. Lacquer cutting for vinyl was performed at Abbey Road […]