Matthew A. Girard

recording engineer / producer / musician

New Track by The Rationales available on the Keep Safe Boston Digital Compilation to Benefit Planned Parenthood

New Track by The Rationales available on the Keep Safe Boston Digital Compilation to Benefit Planned Parenthood

Posted on 11 Nov 2014 in Promotions, Recording, Releases | Comments Off on New Track by The Rationales available on the Keep Safe Boston Digital Compilation to Benefit Planned Parenthood

Back in October I had the pleasure to work with long time friends in The Rationales on two new songs, one which has debuted today as part of the Keep Safe Boston benefit for Planned Parenthood. I’m more than pleased to have helped a great band and an organization which provides vital support for women’s […]

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RELEASE – Sinnet “Year of the Whale”

Posted on 26 Apr 2013 in Bass, Performance, Promotions, Recording, Releases | Comments Off on RELEASE – Sinnet “Year of the Whale”

The latest single “Year of the Whale” from Boston-based Sinnet was released on April 24th.  This is my first recording collaboration with frontman Aaron Spransy (I had played bass for a short period of time with Sinnet in late 2011/early 2012).  The single is the first from a collection of 4 songs that we worked over a […]

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Muy Cansado’s “Let It Go” Released

Posted on 23 Jan 2013 in Recording, Releases | Comments Off on Muy Cansado’s “Let It Go” Released

My good friends in the band Muy Cansado have released their latest full length record, Let It Go on January 22nd. The title track includes some of my trumpet and euphonium playing as well as the last track Acquaintances  which I engineered and produced. See them at Church of Boston on February 8th 2012 playing with […]

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Sinnet – Guitar Recording

Posted on 16 Oct 2012 in Recording | Comments Off on Sinnet – Guitar Recording

Although I already posted these on Facebook, here’s a slightly more in-depth description of the session with Sinnet guitarist Aaron Spransy. On Saturday October 6th 2012, Aaron and I got together to start re-tracking his guitars for Sinnet’s forthcoming four-song EP.  We wanted to have some options – both with amplifiers and with guitars.  Aaron brought most […]

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I’VE BEEN CARTOONED!

Posted on 15 Mar 2012 in Performance, Recording, Releases | Comments Off on I’VE BEEN CARTOONED!

Back in April of 2011, I had the great pleasure of visiting the Daytrotter studios in Rock Island IL to record a session with Golden Bloom, as part of our spring Neutral Uke Hotel tour. Here’s the result of that session! Golden Bloom – Daytrotter Session March 14, 2012

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