Recording rock music is a funny business. Though lots of classics have been made in a hurry and on the cheap, getting that sex-and-booze feel on tape most often requires certain qualities of a musician that seem, at first glance, pretty unrockerly: patience, a meticulous attention to detail, sympathy. Unbending support for your bandmates. Willingness to make mid-session Gatorade runs. And the generosity that allows you, on the 15th take, to look a guitarist in the eyes and say, honestly, "That was it.... More >>>