If you drop by SimOperations you can read a short interview conducted with the bass player ‘Baby Dave ‘ from Pint Shot Riot about their time spent recording tracks for The Sims 3.  Here’s a sample question below:

We’ve seen your music in several of EA’s games. Which was your favorite to record?

That would probably be ‘Not thinking straight’. We recorded that down in Devon with producer Peter Miles and it was so beautiful down there. Almost perfect isolation surrounded by stunning scenery made it an amazing experience

interview here