Careful Drink Placement

You know how a bad mix can really ruin a song?

Yeah, well a spilled drink can ruin a studio.

No, I didn’t ruin my studio last night, but I have come really close a couple times over the years. Nobody ever pays attention to the “no food or drink” signs in professional recording studios, until some dude pours his Red Bull down the middle of an SSL console. (Yep, rumor has it that happened in a big studio here in Nashville.)

So what about your home studio? It’s your home, right? You can do whatever you want. Absolutely. But please, PLEASE be careful.

I talk a lot about getting things done in your home studio and setting deadlines and goals. Heck, I’ve got a whole category of posts on productivity.