I have a recording and writing space called Otter House Studios.

Besides working on my own music albums and TV compositions, I also record, mix and master a handful of other peoples projects there throughout the year. If you want to hear an example, I recorded the amazing violinist and singer/songwriter Jenny Scheinman's new solo record there, featuring Bill Frisell and Danny Barnes on various instruments. Listen to it here! 

Some of the gear I have: 

Pro Tools 11, Waves Bundles, Massey plugins,  
UA Apollos, many UAD plugins 
Teac 80-8 reel to reel

Outboard gear: 

  • Presonus M80 preamp (8 preamps with Jensen transformers) 
  • UA Apollo system w/UAD Preamps
  • DBX 160vu compressor 
  • Chameleon 7720 stereo compressor 


  • 2 AEA R84 ribbon
  • 1 AA cm67 tube
  • 1 AA cm47 fet
  • 1 Ear Trumpet Labs Edwina
  • 2 AKG C 451 B
  • 1 Shure SM81
  • 1 Pacific Pro Audio PP2
  • 1 Shure SM7b
  • 1 Sennheiser 421
  • 1 Shure unidyne
  • 2 vintage Beyer Dynamic M810 
  • Multiple SM58 and SM57


  • Santa Cruz 1929 OO 
  • Gibson B20 1960's era 
  • 1939 Gibson L30 small bodied archtop 
  • Republic Highway 61 Resonator 
  • Telecaster w/Bigsby, lollar pickups
  • Telecaster w/B bender, lollar pickups
  • 1980 Stratocaster w/ telecaster neck & 2 Lollar low wind Imperial humbuckers 
  • 1967 Harmony Rocket 
  • Cigar Box six string guitar w/danelectro lipstick pickup 
  • Weber Bitterroot Mandocello 
  • Steve Andersen mandocello/tenor guitar hybrid 
  • Gibson F9 mandolin
  • Flatiron Montana Rose five string banjo
  • Deering Deluxe tenor banjo 
  • Hofner "beattle" bass 
  • Korg SV-1 keyboard 
  • Crown drum set. vintage 60's era kit from Japan 
  • 1930's Buescher Alto Saxophone 
  • Selmer Clarinet 
  • Ukulele 
  • Swart Atomic Space Tone amplifier 
  • Fender Bandmaster Reverb, vintage silverface 
  • Vox AC10 amplifier 
  • Handmade 1940's projector amplifier
  • Ampeg Rocket Bass bass amp combo 

Various effects pedals, vintage Deluxe Memory Man, Strymon verbs and delays, Keeley Compressor, Hilton Volume, various dirt pedals, Klon clones, Loopers, etc....