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In Studio with Steve Bickle 5-8-2013

So, I met with bassist Steve Bickle at the analog studio yesterday and we recorded the bass tracks to Circle of Friends and Tell Me Why. The both sound great and Steve was a pleasure to work with as a…
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"Stay or Go"

I woke up early on Friday morning, dropped my kids of at school and was looking forward to some time in my studio to work on a new tune. My wife had other ideas however. So I took a reprieve…

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Last outing to Canyon Lake on Sunday

1-11-13 So I just set up all the banking accounts to operate out of the True Strings website and Danny and I are heading out to Canyon Lake to put the final touches on the 12 song CD. The CD…

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Recording a song is what I call "The Process"

12-1-12 Recording a song is a process. I've worked with a lot of musicians over the past twenty-five years. I've been in bands, played with friends, strangers and worked solo. I rarely find individuals or bands that can actually sit…
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Work on the first True Strings CD is completed!!

Hooked up with Mark Nathanson at Starbucks last night to pick up the mastered copies of all ten True Strings songs for the first CD. Wow! what a journey. Danny and I started this thing back in what... February. So…
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Making Me Whole coming allong well

11-13-12 Hooked up with Danny tonight. We put a few hours in on Making Me Whole and it is sounding pretty darn good. Hard to believe this song was just a little guitar riff two weeks ago. Drums are in…
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Facebook is up and running!

11-11-12 Alright now. Had to do a little playing around in Facebook but I think things have taken off there. I just received the first "likes" on the True Strings Facebook Page. Every step in this process has been a…
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The Heart of a Songwriter

11/7/12 As a singer, musician, songwriter and producer I've found it very interesting working with songwriters. The biggest dream of a songwriter is to have their song produced, heard on the radio and appreciated by others. Some may hope to…
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Circle Of Friends

11/6/12 Oh Boy! I just love the song writing of my long-time friend, Lu Palacio. Go to the "Cutting Room" for the latest work on "Circle Of Friends." Circle is the ring that forms around the fire. We have all…
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Making Me Whole

11/1/12 Danny and I got into the studio tuesday night and put some touches on our new recording, "Making Me Whole." This acoustic guitar lick is paired with some harmony vocals and a message of a the longing relationship I…
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Classic Rock has always had a grassroots origin

10/25/12 Classic Rock fans, welcome to the True Strings website and truestrings.com

My name is Mitch Brookhyser and I am the founding partner of True Strings. Working collectively with my partner, Danny Scholz, and a host of others, we…
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WE HAVE LIFT OFF!

10/19/12 After 8 months of working in the studio and trips out to Canyon Lake for mastering, we have finally got this thing done!! We launched the True Strings Website. Sign up on our email list because this is only…