Mentor My Mix

Mentor My Mix

Mentor My Mix goes behind the scenes to discuss the survival tactics for the artist/producer to thrive in today's music industry. MMM delves deep into the professional life stories and the core competencies that make each guest great at what they do. Join Greg Gordon as he explores what makes for a great producer and the chance to get to know what makes them tick both as everyday people and their passion for making music their lives.

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Recent Episodes

Jef Stott: Producing Global Bass and Ambient Electronic Music with Ableton Live

July 7, 2021

Jef Stott, Global Bass and ambient music recording artist, producer, and educator. In this episode Jef discusses his transitioning sound from hard hitting Global Bass to the more ethereal and ambient sound of his most recent…

Bob Duskis: 25 Years of Music with Six Degrees Records

May 27, 2021

Bob Duskis: President and Co-founder of Six Degrees Records

Gavin Hardkiss: Pioneering SF's electronic music frontier

May 5, 2021

Gavin Hardkiss, electronic musician, DJ, label owner, producer, remixer, author and artist who has performed under the name "Gavin Hardkiss" and "Hawke", shares his journey as a pioneer of electronic music in San Francisco i…

Heather Christie: The Triple Threat Hero's Journey

April 9, 2021

Heather Christie & Greg Gordon discuss "music-preneurship", remixing songs for more reach, the negative effects of American Idol, and the Hero's Journey in music. Heather shares her range of artistic experiences in dancing, …

Brian Schmidt - 30 Years in Game Audio

March 23, 2021

Brian Schmidt & Greg Gordon discuss Pyramind partnering with The Game Audio Network Guild for a full-ride scholarship for Pyramind's Sound for Picture and Games program. Brian goes on to share his deep insight on working on …

Martin Luther McCoy and The Rebel Soul Sound

March 9, 2021

Martin Luther McCoy: singer, songwriter, guitarist, producer, and native San Franciscan. Martin Luther shares stories of his career starting from a gospel music childhood in San Francisco’s Bayview, to performing and touring…

About the Host

Gregory J. Gordon

Host

I connect artists and producers to their purpose and help guide their passion for music and audio production into careers that change lives.

Executive, producer & engineer with over 25 years in the music and video game industries: technical and creative services, business development and management, music publishing & education.

Host of the “Mentor My Mix” Podcast that features interviews with a global network of industry professionals, producers, artists and educators.

I have conducted panels and spoken at: SXSW, The SF Music Tech Conference, AES Conference, The Academy of Art, SFSU, and GRAMMY Sound Tables.

Voted entrepreneur of the Year by The Renaissance Center For Entrepreneurship and awarded ICIC's (Initiative for a Competitive Inner City) top 100 fastest growing inner city companies in America.

30 year voting member of The Recording Academy (The Grammys). Served on the board of Governors and as a Trustee.

Clients have included: HTC Vive, Microsoft Studios, Insomniac Games, Ubisoft, Disney, Sony Interactive Entertainment, Blizzard and Zynga, working on award-winning titles like: Watch Dogs 2, Halo Anniversary, Sunset Overdrive, God Of War, World Of Warcraft, Kinect Disneyland, Arcade Saga VR, and Tron Run/r.

Music credits include working with many globally recognized recording artists including Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation), Giorgio Moroder, K Theory, Rain Phutureprimitive, The Bronx, Merl Saunders & Jerry Garcia (The Grateful Dead) and Rocker T & the legendary Joan Baez amongst many others.