HARRY MASLINPRODUCER / ENGINEER / CONSULTANT / A & R / MUSIC SUPERVISION
(Short form Professional Biography)Harry Maslin was born, raised and educated in Philadelphia, PA.He began his career in music by mixing live sound at the famous Electric Factory in Philly.
It was there that he
found himself mixing some of the most important acts of the day, including Cream, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, Moby Grape, Ten Years After, BB King, Moody Blues, Buddy Guy, Grateful Dead, Procol Harum, The Chambers Brothers, Frank Zappa, Janis Joplin and many more.He began his recording career at Regent Sound Studios in Phila, and later joined Regent's New York facility.
was able to learn and practice every aspect of the recording business, including studio and console design, disc cutting, recording and mixing of all types of music, and studio management.
After two years at Regent he
moved to the famous Hit Factory Recording Studios
as chief recording engineer, and recorded albums with many well-known artists, including James Taylor, Carly Simon, Dionne Warwick, and Bonnie Raitt. Harry's career as a producer began at The Hit Factory, with the co-production of Bonnie Raitt's "Streetlights" album.
...Rejoining the new Hit Factory management as chief engineer, Harry produced David Bowie's "Station to Station" album (considered Bowie's best by many publications;voted one of the top 500 albums of all time; voted top 100 of the 20th century) which included the hit tracks "Golden Years" and "TVC15".
was next contacted by the legendary Clive Davis to produce two chart topper albums for the Scottish group Bay City Rollers
(including the hit single "You Made Me Believe in Magic" ), "Don't Cry Out Loud" a signature hit for Melissa Manchester, and an album for Eric Carmen all big money makers for the company.
Clive then asked Harry
to take over production of the first Air Supply album for Arista Records, which achieved success in the form of a multi-platinum album.
Along with production, all of these hits are testament to a great ability to choose hit material, and according to Harry
, that's where it all starts.Harry
proceeded to open Image Recording Studios
in Hollywood, creating a world class, state-of-the-art recording facility.
Combining brilliance in music, technology and business, Harry Maslin
is available for A&R, select production, recording and mixing projects, music supervision and consulting.