Singer-songwriter Josh Kelley joins Tweed CEO and Founder Andrew Ratcliffe to talk about everything from his career writing hit songs in both the country and pop genres to golf to parenthood to how he's managing his career during quarantine. Josh breaks down the specifics and the politics of the songwriting industry and the specifics on what rising young artists should know when they're on the way up.
In the second part of Tweed Talks' discussion with Tweed Recording's President and Head of Faculty John Snyder, Founder Andrew Ratcliffe talks with John about his plans for Tweed Recording's 2020 curriculum. For more information on becoming John's next student, go to www.tweedrecording.com.
Meet the man building the industry's new education. John Snyder's amazing career spans a multitude of titles: Musician, producer, lawyer, manager, music executive, professor and now the President and Head of Faculty at Tweed Recording. Tweed CEO and Founder Andrew Ratcliffe and John sat down to talk about his astonishing career and his plans for Tweed Recording's 2020 curriculum. For more information on becoming John's next student, go to www.tweedrecording.com.
Luther Dickinson is part of Mississippi and Memphis music history - he's the son of legendary producer Jim Dickinson and he's played with The Black Crowes, but he's probably most famous for co-founding North Mississippi All-Stars with his brother Cody. Luther talks with Tweed Recording CEO and Founder Andrew Ratcliffe about their Mississippi histories, his unparalleled musical upbringing and the grace that digital recording gave DIY home studios across the world.
Legendary Widespread Panic drummer Sunny Ortiz joins Tweed Recording CEO and founder Andrew Ratcliffe to talk about old Athens, new Athens, and cultivating the Panic culture. For more information on Tweed Recording, check www.tweedrecording.com
Tweed Recording CEO Andrew Ratcliffe is joined by Taylor Rogers, venue manager for The Lewis Room, part of the Tweed facility. Taylor talks about his non-musical path to the live music industry, booking artists and events for Athens' newest live music venue, how touring acts and venues are trying to survive through COVID-19 and upcoming live, free shows streaming on Twitch.
Welcome to Tweed Recording! In the coming episodes we'll explore the future of audio production, music education and today's music industry, but first let's meet Andrew Ratcliffe, Tweed's CEO and founder. Andrew and Tweed Recording have set up a completely unique educational experience in the heart of downtown Athens, Georgia. If you're interested in a career in audio production, live music or the industry as a whole, Tweed Recording has you covered. For more info, check out www.tweedrecording.com