Our guest today is producer, mixer and composer Tom Polce. Tom currently works at CBS composing music for a variety of tv shows and movies, and he also share stories from his incredible career as a musician and producer for some of the biggest artists in the world. Then Matt Allard from Newsshooter.com joins us to discuss all the latest industry news.
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Spotlight: Tom Polce
Tom Polce is an accomplished producer, mixer and composer who’s worked on countless albums for world renowned artists like Bob Dylan, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ministry, and many more. We discuss Tom’s entire career, including his A&R work at CBS records and what inspired him to sign bands and artists. Currently Tom works at CBS composing and producing music for a variety of tv shows and movies and we discuss the delicate relationship between music composers and the film and television industry.
As a special bonus, I am joined by the man who mixes the audio for all the work we do here at BC Media Productions, and he also mixes this very podcast, our own Matt Russell from Gain Structure Sound joins me while we interview our spotlight guest, Tom Polce.
- Tom’s path from musician to A&R to CBS music
- Producing and mixing music for some of the largest artists in the world
- What does an A&R person really do and how do you get their attention?
- How Tom gets inspired to create music for CBS television shows
- Inspiring words from Tom for up and coming musicians
- and more…
SOME LINKS MENTIONED IN THE EPISODE:
- Tom Polce official website
- Matt Russells official site
- Official website for BC Media Productions.com
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