Mathews - special record producer feature
Mathews is a multi-platinum record producer whose dedication
is to promote fresh, exciting and young talent on the
rocky road of success and achievement.
our exclusive three part video interview series recorded
at Tiki Town Studios.
videos are in Real format and require broadband to view.
over 20 years, Scott Mathews has produced, recorded,
or performed with big name musicians such as: The Beach
Boys, Johnny Cash, Eric Clapton, Elvis Costello, John
Lee Hooker, Mick Jagger, Patti Labelle, Roy Orbison,
Bonnie Raitt, Joey Ramone, Keith Richards, Carlos Santana,
Ringo Starr, and Barbra Streisand—just to name
awards and accolades include: Top Pick–Billboard
Magazine, 5 Stars–Rolling Stone Magazine, Best
Debut Album of the Year–BAM Magazine, and Critics
Choice: 100 Top Bands of All Time–San Francisco
also has been internationally featured in prominent
industry publications such as: Guitar Magazine, Song
Writer's Market, Spin, and Time. He has sold over 12,000,000
units worldwide and continues to display amazing longevity
in the music industry.
Mathews is the founder of Tiki Town Studios,
a high-end recording studio based in Northern California.
It is there that many hopeful songwriters and musicians
find their muse and inscribe themselves into a fully
mastered digital recording. Get to get to know the man,
the legend, and the myth maker!
Mathews has produced, recorded or performed with: The
Beach Boys, Johnny Cash, Roseanne Cash, Eric Clapton,
Elvis Costello, Ry Cooder, Jerry Garcia, Robert Cray,
John Fogerty, John Hiatt, John Wesley Harding, George
Harrison, John Lee Hooker, Mick Jagger, Booker T. Jones,
Patti Labelle, Huey Lewis, Nick Lowe, Steve Miller,
Van Morrison, Aaron Neville, Roy Orbison, Steve Perry,
Bonnie Raitt, Joey Ramone, Keith Richards, Todd Rundgren,
Carlos Santana, Boz Scaggs, Ringo Starr, Barbra Streisand,
Trip Shakespeare (Semisonic), Brian Wilson and Neil
Mathews' work in movies ranges from the multiple Oscar
winning, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest, to the
Oscar nominated, Wag the Dog.
Scott's songs have sold millions for recording artists
in all fields, from Barbra Streisand to
Dave Edmunds. In addition, Scott Mathews has combined
sales of more than 12,000,000 units worldwide and has
had several top 10 records in Pop, Alternative Rock,
R&B, Country and Americana. He has participated
in Grammy and Oscar award winning projects for twenty
years.and has been featured internationally in such
magazines as Rolling Stone, Spin, Billboard, Gavin,
Mojo, Q, NME, Time, Electronic Musician, Mix, Guitar
Player and Addicted to Noise web magazine.
owns and operates Tiki Town Studios, a full service
(tube-analog front end/digital storage) Pro Tools HD
recording studio in idyllic Marin County, CA—located
five minutes over the Golden Gate bridge from San Francisco
and also owns and operates Hang On To Your Publishing,
a music publishing company with more than three million
units in combined sales.
thanks to Michael
Molenda of Guitar
Player magazine for his excellent interview
and to Scott
Mathews for giving up his time. Extra special
thanks must go to Johnny
Jaskot of Babblefish.com for all of his work in directing and editing this superb
series (we think so anyway). Please
produced April 2005.