Soon-to-be graduate of SAE Atlanta with 18 years of practical experience in audio mixing/production, teaching, djing, and performing a variety of instruments. Seeking to be of service in as many audio-related industries as humanly possible. Planning on building a mobile production and mixdown lab upon graduating in order to help established studios meet increasing demand.
Promotions director, Abstract logic recordings, Decatur, ga — 2003-2012
Was the very public face of one of Atlanta's most respected EDM labels
Represented the company both online and in person via numerous weekly and monthly dj events
Created promotional materials for the company and brought them to Winter Music Conference in Miami every year
Hosted one of the biggest monthly b-boy battles ever in East Atlanta Village, as well as Fuze every Friday at the Masquerade
Released a track in 2007 with very little knowledge of production that was #2 on the trackitdown.net breakbeat chart for a month
co-owner, To the rescue entertainment, Atlanta, ga — 2007-2012
Started a dj service to fund our dog rescue/shelter (Atlanta Bully Rescue) that fixed and found homes for hundreds of stray animals on the south side of Atlanta.
Played every type of public and private event imaginable. Can mix vinyl and read a crowd better than 90% of dj's due of diversity of gigs and thousands of hours of experience
Owner, kabosu audio, mableton, ga — 2017-present
Built a thriving profession out of two decades of musical experience.
owner, Eric’s awsm synth shop (reverb.com), mableton, ga — 2017-present
Sold $10K+ of pro audio on the world’s largest used gear site in a year.
Gained experience with dozens of synths, midi controllers, drum machines, rack gear, guitars, etc. Got the preferred seller and two other awards within a few months. Learned how to solder and repair equipment from an electronics genius.
Mastered the basics of Eurorack modular synthesis while getting hands-on experience with advanced signal flow, voltage control attenuation, modulation, etc.
Built two Russian synth modules from DIY circuit kits that barely had instructions.
Beta tester, ableton live, Berlin Germany — 2018-present
Have been regularly using Ableton for 15 years, thanks to a roommate who was sponsored by them when it was first released.
Currently learning Max For Live in order to program devices which integrate with the Push2 controller.
Intern, house of hits, Atlanta, ga — 2017
Worked in Drumma Boy’s new studio for some practical experience when they were first getting set up.
SAE Creative Media Institute — Atlanta, GA — Audio Engineering Associates Degree — 2017-2019
Chattahoochee Technical College — Marietta, GA — Programming Diploma — 2013-2015
Dubspot.com online audio engineering school -- 2017
Pro Tools 12, Ableton 10 Suite, Push2, Novation Launchpad/Mininova/Circuit, Maschine MKIII, Logic Pro X, Korg Monologue, Soundtoys + U-He effects bundles, Kontakt, Reaktor, Massive, FM8, Skanner, Form, Serum, Oxford Inflator, Fabfilter Pro-Q, 30+ Waves plugins. Owns and has mastered a wide variety of live instruments, modular synths, and rack gear.
Logged as many hours as possible on Icon, SSL, D-Command, O2R, and Mackie boards/controllers while in school.
Comptia A+ Certified Computer Repair Technician since 2000
Michael Butler Humanitarian of the Year Award — 2011 — American Disc Jockey Association
Dependability Award -- 2010 -- WDM Atlanta