Producer of the Year, Canadian Folk Music Awards

Mark Howard & David Travers-Smith win Producer of the Year at the Canadian Folk Music Awards for Bright Morning Stars (The Wailin’ Jennys) using the GP2 BL99 Preamp.

Mark Howard is a Canadian record producer, engineer, and mixer. He has worked with many artists including Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Lucinda Williams, Willie Nelson, Marianne Faithful, Emmylou Harris, U2, Peter Gabriel, The Neville Brothers, and The Tragically Hip.

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Daniel Lanois & Mark Howard: Recording Neil Young’s Le Noise

Neil Young has made his share of experimental albums, but his latest might be the most extreme, thanks to Daniel Lanois’ revolutionary approach to live dub mixing.

“Dan and I each have our rigs, and when I make records I bring my own rig. Like him, I have an IZ Radar 24 and my preamps are the GP2 BL990s, which were designed by Dan’s brother Bob. He made them 20 years ago, and there’s finally a company manufacturing them. These two pieces of gear are my main rig, and then I have a Tascam DM3200 digital desk when I travel abroad, which is an amazing piece of kit.”

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Greenbelt Harvest Picnic

Hamilton Conservation Authority and September Seventh Entertainment Limited are pleased to announce the final details for the 2011 Greenbelt Harvest Picnic which takes place Saturday August 27th at Christie Lake Conservation Area in Dundas, Ontario.

Please visit the picnic where many of the musicians will be using GP2 products including the very best in audio cables.

Visit our updated website to see details of our new cable products

Greenbelt Harvest Picnic Website

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GP2 News

  • GP2 launches its new website at
  • GP2 launches its Social Media platforms at Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and YouTube, while maintaining a GP2 blog on its soon to be launched website.
  • GP2 announces that the BL99 4-Channel Mic Preamp is now in production. Small production batches of 25 units each are now in progress
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