Artist Interviews

Patrizio Pigliapoco

October 26, 2018 • Producer/engineer Patrizio Pigliapoco is in the fast lane of his career, but as hard as he’s working these days, he’s enjoying the ride. He regards his work—which has included producing, mixing, and arranging for Juicy J, Fergie, Prince Royce, and Little Dickie—as the stuff of dreams. Read More >

Swamp Dogg

August 29, 2018 • Cult R&B hero and consummate showman Swamp Dogg has thrived for more than a half-century on the fringes of the music business. Although long an outlier, he began his career in the mainstream: He started out in the 1950s as a traditional pop R&B singer. Read More >

Ryan Shanahan

August 9, 2018 • Ryan “Skinny” Shanahan is a Grammy-winning audio engineer and mixer best known for his artistry with Interscope Records and eight years in the studio of EDM artist/producer Anton Zaslavski, better known as Zedd. Read More >

Jeff Rona

July 17, 2018 • If you’ve spent any time enjoying movies, television, or videogames, chances are you’ve heard Jeff Rona’s music. The award-winning composer and instrumentalist has crafted scores for hundreds of blockbuster titles. Read More >

Jacquire King

July 16, 2018 • When you talk to Jacquire King, it’s immediately clear that music is his first love. Yet he’s masterful at digging deep into technology to capture the most authentic performance from any artist. Over the past three decades, the Grammy-winning producer/engineer has shaped the sounds of many hit records. Read More >