Candid interviews with music producers, recording artists, engineers, DJ's, label bosses, game audio experts, and more, who all share their professional life stories and insights into their successes, failures, and passion for making music their lives.Play Episode View episode details
Oct. 26, 2022
Being True to Yourself & Your Art, Making the Jump From DJ to Artist, Working Hard For Your Disrespect
Sept. 19, 2022
Bending Genres with the West Psy Sound, Goa Gil, Fractal Cowboys, Dome Of Doom Records, and touring the World
Aug. 9, 2022
Collaborating as a Trio, Running an Indie Label, Dolby Atmos, and The importance of Meta Data
June 21, 2022
Psy Trance, Psychedelic Research with MAPS and Finding Inspiration from your Work and Culture
I'm the founder & CEO of PyraMind Music & Audio Production Institute based in San Francisco, CA.
I help artists and producers guide their passion for music and audio production into careers that change lives.
I'm an executive producer and creative director with a 25-year background in music production and engineering, audio development for interactive media, live & virtual events, music education, and digital marketing.
I have conducted panels and spoken at: SXSW, The SF Music Tech Conference, AES Conference, The Academy of Art, SFSU, and GRAMMY Sound Tables.
I was 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.
I'm an Ableton-certified trainer and a 30-year voting member of The Recording Academy (The Grammys). I have had the honor of serving on the board of Governors and as a Trustee representing the San Francisco Chapter of The Recording Academy.
My 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.
My 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.