Paul is a career coach for songwriters, singers, musicians, producers and engineers of all SKILL levels.
Paul isn't a music teacher. He's a Grammy® Award-winning music industry professional who brings years of experience writing, recording, producing, engineering, taking care of business and playing music for and with artists as diverse as Aerosmith, Ringo Starr, Eric Carmen, Ozzy Ozbourne and Kid Rock (to name a few). His extensive engineering resume, combined with his experience as a studio musician, touring musician and TV/Film composer, positions him as an advantageous career coach for musicians ranging from hobbyists and up-and-coming artists to established industry professionals.
Unlike many advisors, Paul has actually been there AND done that. And then some! That, coupled with his unique personality and approach to art/business, make all the difference when choosing someone to help your art break through today's cultural noise floor!
Paul provides a fully comprehensive approach to the creative process through virtual, in-person, and pre-recorded sessions.
- Pre and full production help
- Parts arrangement
- Vocal & harmony arrangement
- Optimizing instrument tones
- Multi-instrument techniques
- Creating a unique sound
- Financial strategies: spend wisely
- Personal branding & identity
- Stage presence & presentation
- Promotion & audience building
- Mediating band/mgmt disputes
- Working within the real world
- Music Industry Functions
- Schools & Summer Camps
SESSION PLAYING & MIXING
- Backing Vocals
- Drums and Bass
- Full remixing services
- In person
- FaceTime, Skype etc.
- Pre-recorded from your questions
- Live audio conferencing
- File transfers for sessions
- Combination of all
MORE ABOUT PAUL
Paul has written, recorded, performed on and engineered records from Boston to LA, to London, reggae to metal, and country to hip-hop. He has been at the console as both Steven Tyler and Joe Perry's personal engineer, and recorded sound for artists such as David Gilmour, Eric Clapton, Kid Rock, Eric Carmen and Ringo Starr as well as producers Desmond Child, Jack Douglas and Mark Hudson.
Aside from his recording and production prowess, Paul is a go-to studio and live musician. He has appeared on records as a guitarist, keyboardist, bassist, singer and drummer through a variety of labels, from Sony Music to small indies. He's played many shows performing with a variety of music's biggest acts, and has also appeared on both "Late Night with David Letterman" and "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno."
Outside of the rock and roll world, Paul is a music business consultant, who takes great pleasure in advising beginners to Rock & Roll Hall of Famers. He also composes music for TV, film, mobile apps, video games and other recording artists. He's composed pieces for many diverse shows and networks, ranging from The Discovery Channel and Lifetime Movies to shows like "American Pickers" and "This Old House".
Original photo by Ann-Marie Rollo Photography
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