Artist Spotlight: Gaayatri Kaundinya / Chai Time Studios

For our latest Artist Spotlight, Jake has a chat with Gaayatri Kaundinya, about her work in Film/TV through her team, Chai Time Studios. Chai Time has worked on a plethora of Film & TV such as Million Dollar Arm and much more, bringing authentic, cultural music to the projects they work on. Also, Kelly joins the show to start us off and talk about the West World Finale!

Artist Spotlight: ALEXIS HARTE

For our first “Artist Spotlight” Jake has a chat with Alexis Harte about his new album, Briefcase, and they also discuss his video for “The Night of My Death” as well as his work on the Oscar nominated VR film, Pearl.

COBRA KAI COMPOSERS LEO BIRENBERG & ZACH ROBINSON

Our host sits down with Cobra Kai Composers Zach Robinson and Leo Birenberg. The boys chat about their approach to the show, the varying styles they employed, and what it’s been like for them since Cobra Kai became a smash hit. They also discuss the enormous responsibility of taking on such an important project to so many people.

 

 

 

 

 

MAC QUAYLE

Today we sit down with Emmy-Winning Composer, Mac Quayle. He won his Emmy for Mr. Robot, and has been nominated a total of four times! He also composes Ryan Murphy gems such as American Crime Story, American Horror Story, and 9-1-1. Jake and Mac settled into Mac’s studio in Hollywood and got to know one another. Have a listen!

DAVID FLEMING

This week Jake sat down with Composer David Fleming. David has worked on a wide variety of projects, most recently scoring “Blue Planet 2” with Bleeding Fingers along side Hans Zimmer and Jacob Shea. They discuss this, and so much more! Have a listen!

AUSTIN FRAY

Jake sits down with composer Austin Fray. Austin is currently scoring The Simpsons with Bleeding Fingers, along with a variety of other projects. They discuss being a young gun in the business, taking over such a massively important project, and much more. Sit back and have a listen!

CHRIS LEDESMA

Jake sits down with renowned Music Editor, Chris Ledesma. Chris has been the music editor for The Simpsons since its inception, and has an incredible knowledge of both the music, as well as content of the show. Jake and Chris discuss The Simpsons, music editing, and much more. Sit back and have a listen!

MATEO MESSINA

This week we have the pleasure of sitting down with Grammy Award-Winning Film & TV Composer, Mateo Messina. Mateo is widely known for his Award-Winning score for the movie Juno. You can also hear his work on shows like Casual, Superstore and many more. Most recently he scored the breakout hit-film, Blockers. Jake and Mateo discuss all of this and much more!

MIDI MAFIA

It was a personal thrill of mine to have MIDI MAFIA on the show this week. If you don’t know this production duo, you should. They have produced jams with 50 Cent such as 21 Questions, and have obtained huge success licensing their urban tracks to Film & TV through their MADE series with Extreme Music. Have a listen as Dirty Swift, Bruce Waynne, and our host chop it up.

DAVID FRANCISCO

This week we had the absolute honor of sitting down with David Francisco. You’ve heard his music on many a show, but you probably know him as the guy that made Katy Perry cry during his American Idol audition. This brave-soul sat down with Jake and told his inspirational story.