& Studio Engineer)
Sam was born and raised in Jersey but
Nashville, Tennessee is where he calls home, prior to moving to the U.S. in 2016 Sam studied Popular Music and
Sound Technology at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts and spent 10 years working as a professional
freelance Engineer, Producer & Musician in various studios across the U.K. As well as a live engineer &
musician working in clubs, on tours and at festivals.
For several years he operated as
house engineer for Irish singer-songwriter Gilbert O’Sullivan at his own private studio located in Jersey, Channel
Island as well as working as an engineer & writer at Mothership Studios for English Producer Ray Hedges. Other
various credits include Mercury Records, Sony BMG, ITV television, Syco Music, X-Factor (UK), Ed Sheeran, The
Struts, Joe McElderry, Clean Bandit, Mauro Picotto. Among others.
Since moving to the U.S. Sam at first
continued to work with clients based in the U.K. and Jersey remotely and has started to grow his client base
stateside whilst spending nearly 4 years working as an audio engineer & instructor for the prestigious
recording studio and School “Dark Horse Recording” & “Dark Horse Institute” in the beautiful historic town of
Franklin, just outside of Nashville.
Alongside his freelance work
engineering and producing for artists, Sam is now a full time staff producer/songwriter and the most recent
addition to the roster of a brand new publishing company and record label “Old Bank Media Group” alongside some of
Nashville’s great hit Songwriters, who have collectively written songs for Blake Shelton, Sheryl Crow, Willie
Nelson, George Strait, Reba Mcyntyre, Vince Gill, Chris Young… and many more.
In addition to writing and producing
songs the company runs a brand who produce audio dramas and podcasts featuring original music called