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Emily Bristow – Feature

Emily Bristow worked with us in June 2013.  We chose her from a list of people who were keen to work with us that month. Emily was chosen because of her great melodies and beautifully simple songs.  I took her acoustic concepts and brought them to...

Billy Thorpe Scholarship

Every year Arts QLD offers some development funds ($10,000) for an emerging artist to go towards recording and promotion costs.  The Scholarship is in honour of late rocker Billy Thorpe who was a Brisbane boy.  It's open to solo artists and bands. JNP clients Andrew Redford...

Grant McLennan Memorial Fellowship

Arts Queensland have opened up applications for the Grant McLennan Memorial Fellowship for 2013.  We've had a bunch of clients apply and reach the final round of selection. It's open to individuals or duos and allows you to win a bunch of cash to experience the...

First Quarter 2013 Update

2013 2013 has started with a bang!  Some new gear and plenty of new acts that we're excited about.  The studio has added a few more great pieces of hardware to the arsenal and have acquired a bunch more gear from SSL. This year, we plan to continue to...

New Gear: Kemper Profiling Amp

  We're very excited here at JNP to be using the revolutionary Kemper Profiling Amplifier.   It's an extremely powerful piece of equipment that can learn the nuances of any amp and bottle them.  Its accuracy is mind blowing and its flexibility is unheralded in the guitar amp world. It's...

T.J Quinton

  Late in 2011 and early in 2012, I had the pleasure of working with T.J Quinton for his new album Sorry Business.  We spent quite a bit of time discussing concepts and continuity on the record, as it tells the story of a man and his...

Andrew Redford Finalist in QMA

The Queensland Music Awards (previously Q Song Awards) are nearing and JNP artist Andrew Redford is in the final round of voting for the People's Choice award.  It's for most popular male artist and he's up against Pete Murray.  Vote for him here: http://www.couriermail.com.au/extras/digital/qma/week3.html Listen to his...

Mid 2012 Update

What a huge year 2012 has turned out to be at JNP! We've produced EPs and albums with The Updraft Imperative, T.J. Quinton, Biff Rockmore and Dean Ganter; and tracks for Damien Olsen, Blaq Carrie, Jo-Anne Jackson and Michael McCarthy. That covers funk/rock, acoustic pop, rock/metal,...

Biff Rockmore EP

Biff Rockmore is a sleaze/rock artist from Brisbane.  Biff worked with another studio to record his previous tracks but wasn't totally happy with the result, so he came to see me in the latter half of 2011. We had a listen to Faith No More and...

QMusic The Hook Up

I will be appearing at QMusic's The Hook Up on March 7 for a bit of a chat and meet and greet with members of the music industry. If you'd like to come and say hello, please do so! Wed 7 March @ 6:00pm Judith Wright Centre Details: http://www.qmusic.com.au/dsp_broadcastarticle.cfm?articleID=9772 ...