OIART Alumni – 2013 Juno Winners

Congratulations to all of the 2013 Juno winners and nominees! We proudly posted about the nominees that involve OIART Alumni, and you can read that here. The awards were given over the weekend of April 20-21, and we’re happy to announce the following winners that involved OIART alumni: ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR Rush – … Continue reading

OIART Alumni – 2013 Juno Nominations

The 2013 Juno nominations were released this week and we spotted a number of nominations for projects that OIART Alumni had a hand in making. Below is a list of those nominations, with reference to our Alumni involvement. Congratulations to all nominees! ROCK ALBUM OF THE YEAR Billy Talent – Dead Silence, assistant Kevin O’Leary(’09) … Continue reading

UPDATE: Where are they now? Class of 2011-12, graduate updates.

*Updated December 19, 2012 – see end of list for newest additions!

Industry Spotlight on Mike Tompkins

We recently interviewed OIART graduate and YouTube artist Mike Tompkins. Mike talks to us about his YouTube success, working with Timbaland, moving to LA, working on original material, his experience at OIART & post-grad, and he gives some advice to people who are hoping to pursue a career in audio.

Grad Update – Andrew Charron (’11)

Graduate Andrew Charron (’11) is working as an Audio Technician for Carnival Cruise Lines. Starting on the Carnival Glory as a Back Lounge Tech, Andrew ran sound for live band karaoke and comedy shows. After that, he was transferred to the Carnival Sensation to take over as the Main Lounge Audio Technician. There, Andrew is … Continue reading

Sean Campbell in Studio 2

Check out this video recorded on the Studio 2 floor by OIART Grad and current OIART Audio Intern, Sean pH Campbell! Sean was awarded an OIART Music Production award for another track that you can hear here: Student Gallery – Sean Campbell

Grad Update – Matt Green (’03)

Matt Green - No Doubt

Catch a glimpse of OIART Grad Matt Green (’03) in this “In the Studio” Webisode from No Doubt. You can spot him at the console at 2:00min and again right at the end. New No Doubt album coming out this fall! Earlier this year, we spotted this posting on PerezHilton.com – showing Matt with Gwen Stefani … Continue reading

Grad Update – Dan Dubois (’09) – Lacquer Channel Mastering

Dan Dubois (’09) at the Lacquer Channel in Toronto where he works as a Junior Mastering Engineer. Dan is in good company at Lacquer Channel, which is also home to mastering legends George Graves, Noah Mintz, and Phil Demetro. Dan also produces electronic music under the name Schematic. Continued success Dan!

Mike Cashin ’00 – Crew Studios, Vancouver

Mike Cashin (’00) is the Head Engineer and Studio Manager at the recently opened Crew Studios in Vancouver. Mike graduated with honors and landed the position of second engineer at Vancouverʼs Warehouse Studio, where he worked for nearly a decade. Mike has worked with artists in every corner of the business, from Mötley Crüe to … Continue reading

Revolution Recording Studio Featured In Mix Magazine

Revoultion Recording - Mix Magazine

Congratulations to our friends at Revolution Recording in Toronto for their June 2012 feature in Mix Magazine’s “Studio Design Class of 2012: The Year’s Finest Facilities” edition. Revolution Recording’s Studio A was featured on the cover of the magazine, referenced as the leader of the Class of 2012. “Studio A of Revolution Recording Studios in … Continue reading