Category: RRF Mentors

Recording Connection mentor Paul Broussard says Make Hiring You Worth It

RRFC: How did you end up journeying into becoming an audio engineer and producer? Paul Broussard: It went from drummer, to audio engineer, to producer…Obviously I’m still an engineer and a drummer. But lately,...

Recording Connection mentor Donny Baker: Helping Students Find Where They Belong

From a certain point of view, Recording Connection mentor Donny Baker is the least likely person you might expect to be a successful music industry pro. For one thing, coming from a family of...

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Recording Connection mentor Frenchie Smith on his Journey to Success & Opening Doors for Others

The story of Grammy-nominated producer/engineer and Recording Connection mentor Chris “Frenchie” Smith is in many ways the ultimate lesson in what can go right in the music industry—from the unique way he got into...

Recording Connection mentor Thom Flowers is All About the Music

A long-time music industry veteran, Recording Connection mentor Thom Flowers cut his teeth on the West Coast rock and punk scenes, eventually landing in Santa Barbara, where he worked with bands like Sugarcult, Mad...