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LOWER POWER and Stripmall Ballads: New 2/20 releases from House of Cha Cha

February 14, 2020

So excited that these two records are finally being released as I mixed them both in 2018. First up is Lower Power‘s One Planet at Time. This is some political hard rock for hard times. Excellent, excellent singing and songwriting from Pat Daugherty. Full disclosure: not only did I co-produce and mix this record, I […]

Dred Scott Trio back at Mezzrow November 18

November 10, 2018

The Dred Scott Trio, with Dred Scott on piano, Ben Rubin on bass and Diego Voglino on drums, returns to Mezzrow, the West Village jazz club picking up the slack left by Bradley’s, on Sunday November 18 with two show at 8 and 9:30 pm. Dred Scott Trio Sunday November 18, 8 & 9:30 Mezzrow […]

“Dred Scott Rides Alone” album release show this Sat Oct 13

October 8, 2018

Come out to the Rockwood Music Hall Stage 3 this Saturday October 13 at 8:30 to celebrate the release of Dred Scott Rides Alone on Ropeadope Records. Join Dred Scott on piano, Ben Rubin on bass and Diego Voglino on drums as we play the new record in its entirety as well as some DST […]

Today is Release Day for Walking Distance ft. Jason Moran & Dred Scott Rides Alone

September 21, 2018

Big day for me today. Two records I worked hard on are reaching your earholes! First up is Freebird by Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran, on Sunnyside Records. As the producer and mixer of this record, I worked super-hard on this one. Here’s a brief description: Freebird, the new recording from Walking Distance, uses the […]

Today is Release Day for Caleb Wheeler Curtis’s “Brothers”!

July 25, 2018

Brothers, the record I mixed for Caleb Wheeler Curtis earlier this year, is out now on Imani Records and I’m excited for it to reach your earholes. This is a wonderful record, produced by Orrin Evans, featuring Seamus Blake, Eric Revis, Josh Lawrence, Luques Curtis and Mark Whitfield, Jr. It goes a lot of unexpected […]

Dred Scott Trio heads back to Ohio and Buffalo

July 5, 2018

The Dred Scott Trio (Dred Scott on piano, Ben Rubin on bass and Diego Voglino on drums) heads west to play a weekend of shows in Cleveland, OH Akron, OH and Buffalo, NY. Join us if you live in the area! Friday July 13, 7pm Blu Jazz+ 47 E Market St, Akron, OH, 44308 (330) […]

Today is Release Day for “Deja Voodoo” by Rivers on Mars!

June 22, 2018

I mixed Deja Voodoo earlier this year and I’m excited for this Ropeadope release to reach your earholes! The label says it best: The sax man with eclectic plans is back! Avram Fefer plays with the most unique of ensembles, and after delivering his Big Picture Holiday release he has returned with a new project […]

  1. "Reckoning" *producer/mixer/engineer* Donny McCaslin 3:15
  2. Bigment *producer/mixer/engineer* *jazz movie* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 4:22
  3. Wicked *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:27
  4. All About Me *bassist/producer/mixer/engineer* *political rock* Lower Power 2:13
  5. Manifest (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *bolly-hop* Karsh Kale 6:09
  6. Someone Else *performer/producer/mixer/engineer* *electronica* Mudville 4:12
  7. Simple Ghilnooorty *producer/mixer/performer/engineer* *jazz meets nine inch nails* Walking Distance feat. Jason Moran 3:20
  8. Deja Vu (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 3:53
  9. My Favorite Waste of Time *producer/performer/mixer/engineer* *dance pop* Marshall Crenshaw feat. Keva Hargrove 3:10
  10. The Hero Of The World *performer/co-writer/producer/mixer/engineer* *trip-hop* Mudville 4:29
  11. "Long Distance" - End Credits *composer/producer/performer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin feat. Michael Blake 1:19
  12. Businessman Of The Heart *bassist/producer/mixer/engineer* *political rock* Lower Power 3:07
  13. Beautician's Blues (Live @ New York Botanical Gardens) *bassist/mixer* *blues* Paul Josephs Blues Band 5:27
  14. Today Means More *producer/bassist/mixer/engineer* *country* Stripmall Ballads 3:19
  15. Fantasia *mixer* *electric bossa* Shawn Baltazor 4:29
  16. "Someone Else" - Opening Titles *composer/performerproducer/engineer/mixer* *film score* Ben Rubin 1:39
  17. Pussy (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Brazilian Girls 5:41
  18. Goodbye America *mixer* *light jazz/rock* Dred Scott 6:25
  19. "7x6x2" - End Credits *composer/producer/perfomer/mixer/engineer* *space western rock film score* Ben Rubin 4:33
  20. Doggie and Cookie *bassist/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:46
  21. When I'm Writing (Benny Cha Cha Remix) *hip-hop* Killah Priest 4:30
  22. On the Other Side of Time *mixer* *space jazz* Caleb Wheeler Curtis 2:10
  23. Goodbye Blue Sky (Benny Cha Cha's Hee-House Remix) Luther Wright & The Wrongs 4:03
  24. That Lick I Invented *bassist/co-producer/mixer* *jazz* Dred Scott Trio 6:12