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Erik Aldrey (UK)
Over 25 years of experience as a live and studio Producer and Mix engineer. Worked Lived and Toured in US, Europe, Asia and Latin America. 5 Times Grammy and Latin Grammy nominee for Recording, Mixing and Mastering since 2000.
David Stagl (USA-ATL)
David Stagl is an independent audio engineer currently based out of the Atlanta area. Over the last 25 years he has built a reputation as a highly versatile engineer deftly transitioning across the multi-faceted world of audio production serving as a mixing engineer, FOH engineer, recording engineer, and performer with projects ranging from the studio to the world of live sound to audio post-production.
Marcus Akesson (Sweden)
Pro Tools/Logic/Studio One
I have my own studio in a town on the west coast of Sweden, I can fit anything from a singer/instrumentalist to a 30 piece orchestra there. I work mainly in pop/rock, soul, old school RnB and singer/Songwriter. I have a clear vision when I'm producing, and that comes from me spending time with the artist/band that I'm working with.
Alexandre Perron (CAN-MTL)
From my father's home studio as a kid to working in incredible recording studios, I have had the chance to experiment the different aspects of music production through the years. I have long been offering professional services as a recording, mixing and mastering engineer for every music genre, and I am constantly refining my editing and processing skills and techniques. Since 2012 I have been studying Digital Musics and Electro-acoustics at the University of Montreal, and spent a year in Music Technology at De Montfort University. In the UK, I worked as a research assistant in 3D sound engineering and as a recording engineer in the studios. In Montreal, I have have been involved in the studio facilities. Today I research on the relationship between colours and timbre and its importance in composition.
Johnnie Truesdale (USA-Nashville)
I am a Grammy Award winning audio engineer. I have been engineering professionally for 9 years. I have engineering part time for over 20. I have been a guitar player for 26 years.
Ted Mason (USA-NYC)
In addition to playing in multiplatinum British rock/pop band Modern English Mr. Mason has worked as a producer/musician with such artists as AKON, Chris Brown, Mary J Blige, Pharrell Williams, Common, Jeff Beck, Robert Plant, Santana, Dead Prez, Midge Ure, Bob Geldoff, the Verve, Jesus and the Mary Chain, Prince, Papa Wemba, Khaled, Youssou N'dour, Macy Grey, Thomas Mapfumo and Peter Gabriel. He has successfully released back catalog and obscure Modern English tracks through his label as well as a huge roster of artists from Hip Hop to Africa Soukous. He now performs as a solo artist in the United States Europe and Africa blending British Rock with world and African music.
Sascha Ottenburg (ZH-SUI)
I am a Audio Engineering Student at the SAE Institute Zurich. I first came across the world of music production 7 years ago. Till now I gained a lot of experience. Here are the points where I am working on since a long time: -Music production -Post production -Live sets (in term of performing as a electronic musician live. -Recording Since about a year I started with listening book recording, sound design + production. I use Logic Pro 9 + X since 7 Years. Nowadays I use Logic for Composing + Pre Mix, Pro Tools for the Mixdown + Master and Ableton Live for Live performances.
Andrew Keith Russell (CAN)
Presonus Studio One
Not one to name drop......but over 3 decades in the industry,
managing, promoting, engineering, studio managing and road manager gigs.
Working with the best!
Buzz Shearman (Moxy) Bob Doidge (Cottingham Sound), Dave Beatty (QED Media) , Bob Connolly (Cosmic Sound)
Sweeney Todd, Vehicle, Canada Jam Concert (100,000 attendance - Doobie Bros.-Commodores-Triumph-Dave Mason-Atlanta Rhythm Session-Village People) Jeannette Ricasio (J'Nai), Richie Ngyan (J'nai), Johnnys Hat
Pioneered........ First "Live Radio Broadcast in Canada for C-Fox Radio in Vancouver - Live from Gary Taylors Rock Room and subsequent greatest hits album. AND C-Kal Radio - Vernon - Saturday Night Live -recorded on Thursday night- Featured artist - Gary Fellgard
Studios....... - Little Mountain Sound, Vancouver - Ocean Studios, North Vancouver - Studio 92, Toronto - Cosmic Sound, Hamilton - 20/20 Sound Vancouver - Audiaone Mobile Recording- and many more!
Steve Riggs (UK-Birmingham)
I'm Steve Riggs. A Producer, Composer, Engineer, DJ, Live Act and Music Production Mentor from Birmingham, U.K. I’ve been producing for 18 years and have covered many different genres, under many different names. My main production name at the moment is dharkfunkh, focusing on the deeper side of tech house, deep house and techno. Under this name, I have had releases on labels such as Suara, Nervous Records, OFF Recordings, Glasgow Underground, Pacha, Interscope, Bunny Tiger, Milk & Sugar and Kevin Saunderson’s KMS Records and have had tracks featured on over 100 albums on Beatport. I have engineered tracks for many artists that have been signed to labels such as Sony, Perfecto Records, Armada, Cr2, Ministry of Sound, Black Hole Recordings and many more. I have also remixed for deadmau5, Yolanda Be Cool, Robbie Rivera & Preditah which have been supported on BBC Radio 1, Radio 1Xtra and Capital FM. Previous gigs as dharkfunkh include the legendary Tresor in Berlin, Ritter Butzke in Berlin, Trackside on the Moonlight 2 at the 2013 Abu Dhabi Formula 1 and Sankeys Manchester as well as many dates in the Ibiza and UK scene.
Luke Moorer (USA-GA)
Luke has worked with #1 Billboard charting artist Casey J, MajorSeven (produced "Devil Is A Lie" Rick Ross), Carlos Cahee (produced "Down Town" August Alsina) and Toney Homer (Mindless behavior, Coko, Jessica Reedy). In 2015, Luke received two nominations for the 37th annual covenant awards in Canada. Additionally, in 2015, Luke started using his knowledge of audio engineering to teach at Tara Simon Studios.
Fractal Sound Studio (USA-GA)
Our purpose is to take an artist's idea and transform it into a tangible, but accurate representation of the artist's vision.
Mat Keselman (CAN-TO)
I am a producer, engineer, and drummer based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. My work has helped artists enjoy features on networks such as MTV and Oxygen, as well as achieve FM and XM radio exposure, reaching a worldwide audience of millions. As a Producer, Recording Engineer, and Mix Engineer I have had the fortune of making music with some of my favourite artists both locally and around the world. As a multi-instrumentalist, singer, and writer, I am able to communicate and envision every element of the production, as well as the big picture with you. When I am not Producing or Engineering, I am teaching Production and Engineering at Durham College in Ontario, Canada. Communicating and going over the process is one of my favourite things.
George Valentin Pane (Bucharest)
(Bucharest) I own a music producing studio for about 3 years now and have collaborated as consultant for INES Studios, one of the biggest music production and recording studios in Romania.