Jay Baumgardner is an award winning Producer and Mix Engineer who has been working within the music industry for well over 20 years. He has a lengthy history of making and breaking new and up-and-coming artists, as well as bringing out hit, number one songs from already established and growing bands. With an exceptional talent for picking and refining an artist’s sound and pulling out a true radio hit for a band, Jay has become one of the leading names in the music recording industry for acts all over the globe.
A focus on putting the music first and the budget second has led to enormous successes over the years, with many more undoubtedly to follow. Some of the notable mentions he has worked with include: Bush, Gavin Rossdale, P.O.D., Papa Roach, Alien Ant Farm, Hoobastank, Helmet, Zebrahead, Lindsey Lohan, Evanescence, Drowning Pool, and Seether, just to name a few. Jay doesn’t rush a product and his main priority is, and always has been, on the talent and making things exceptional, not just better. Having had the pleasure of working with independent artists, small and large record labels as well as directly with managers in his extensive career, Jay Baumgardner has the experience and know-how that it takes to produce a finished product that makes any act proud to put their name on.
Jay has the distinction of having designed and built a world class recording facility, NRG Recording in North Hollywood, where his magic happens daily. Having a hand in creating music and artist development, Jay has launched new artists’ careers for over 2 decades and has credits on albums with sales in excess of 20 million to date. Jay continues to create rock history with his dynamic style and drive for the best performance from every artist he works with.
Jay’s home away from home, NRG Studios, has an amazing history and is conveniently located in the Noho arts district. It boasts superior recording, mixing, and production facilities, and is known amongst many in the industry for being the Los Angeles recording studio for artists who won’t settle for second best and demand a level of service that is unsurpassed in the world of music production and recording.
Address: 11128 Weddington Street, North Hollywood, CA 91601