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2015 So Far
Received a Grammy Award for my Engineering work on Ziggy Marleys Fly Rasta Album
Began Composing Tracks for Shockwave Sound and Epitome Music Libraries.
Recorded and Mixes Singles for The Bands Magic Bronson and Cheating Daylight.
2014 So Far
Produced/Engineered/Mixed and even played some crazy sounds on the upcoming Magic Bronson release Wild Life out on War Cry records.
Produced/Engineered/Mixed and played some keys and guitar on the upcoming Feather Bright Album.
Engineered and Mixed Sebastopol Locals Horses Heavens first EP.
2013 In Summary
Went Back to Los Angeles for 6 weeks to record Ziggy Marleys Fly Rasta album, an amazing experience, wonderful studios including The Village, Capital, and East West.
Amazing Musicans including: Stephen Ferrone, James Gadson, Brian Macleod, and Legendary Abraham Laboriel, Sr.
Produced/Engineered and Mixed Eliquates a Chalkboards War Against Errasers an awesome Alt Indie Hip Hop Band from Santa Cruz.
Engineered and Mixed 3 Shrapnel Records for Indigenous, Pinnick Gales Pridgen, and Chris Duarte.
2012 In Summary
Another great year making records, quite a few Shrapnel Records Projects, with blazing guitarists Mato Nanji, Luther Dickenson, David Hidalgo, Eric Gales and Chris Duarte.
I produced records for local artists Cheating Daylight and Dru Rodgers, and mixed an album for the San Diego duo Son of Strays. I also tracked a record for the San Francisco band Wild Hawk, mixed by the wonderful Oz Fritz
In more personal news, my wife and i had our first child Zakary born 11/12/12, its been wonderful.
Started the year off Strong tracking the upcoming blues rock album by Indigenous
Followed by tracking the 9 piece Afro Beat band AfroMassive
at Prairie Sun Studios
2011 In Summary
Last year was full of change, I've left the major label music industry to work with more true artists and independent music.
A few notable projects for me was working with World Music/DubStep Artists Beats Antitque
on there new album Elektraphone
Aswell as Producing an EP for the amazing folk artist Alycia Lang
I Ended the year doing Pro Tools Engineering for the tracking of Nataly Dawn's upcoming album from Pomplamoose
I have relocated to the San Francisco Bay Area. Currently Tracking blues guitarist Billy Alfords record at Prairie Sun Studios. In pre production with Folk Artist Alycia Lang, and John Shebalins Progressive Metal band. Its great to be back in NorCal!
Messey Little Raindrops I Engineered on went #1 in the UK and Platinum.
A fun change of pace with Live Sound for the wonderful folk/pop John Torres
Midway through tracking the punk rock band Xyzyx
and finished up with Film Score for the Fox Searchlight film Win Win, composed by Lyle Workman
(Get him to the greek, Super Bad, etc)
The Maroon 5
Hands All Over record i Engineered on went Gold! :),
Also spent time in the studio this month Drum tracking for the fantastic and beautiful Willa Ford
Inide LA band the Sunbursts, Dead Sexy produced by Richard Maya,
Cuban Artist Omar Alexander
Great sessions at the Fantastic Brandons way (Baby Faces Studio) working with Jean Baptiste/FreeSchool with Artist Kristinia Debarge
The Red Circle Underground Record and Adam Havick Ep were just mixed and sent off to mastering.
Tracked the Adam Havick Ruble EP, at Stagg Street Studios with Fantastic session players Jeff No Sticks Martin on Drums and Perc, Simon Huber on Cello and Bass, and Sha-Ron Kushnir on Rhodes and Piano. Everyone recorded live, no click track, just great vibes
Just finished all the Overdubs for the Red Circle Underground record, just mixing to go, stand by for some seriously rocking tunes.
June 20, 2010
Isha was just approached to do the next Adam Havick
Currently working on various projects with Multi platinum producer and songwriter Jean Baptiste
Just got back into the Studio with Red Circle Underground and Recorded basics for another 6 tunes June 2010
The JAB Ep was just Mastered By Brad at Euphonic Masters in Nashville June 2010 JAB website
Tracy Thomas' Before the Dawn released in June 2010 TracyThomas website
Red Circle Underground Blyth EP Digitally released May 2010 RCU website