‘SAVE ME’ JUST RELEASED BY COLE REDDING

“SAVE ME” by Cole Redding finsished. (Written by Cole Redding & Obie Obrien. Produced by Obie Obrien) Be sure to “LIKE” COLE  on Facebook – Rocketh on over to Cole’s page and Like. facebook.com/pages/Cole-Redding I love this music and can’t wait to finish his album. Obie

MIXING MOTOWN

For the first time ever, on the occasion of the group’s 50th anniversary of their first hit, every single from Martha Reeves & the Vandellas is now in one package-the 3-CD box set 50th Anniversary: The Singles Collection 1962-1972, featuring all A- and B- sides…Audio engineer Obie O’Brien mixed tracks of the unreleased material, working […]

RECORDING WITH PATRICK DRONEY IN NASHVILLE

Got a great shout out from Clive Davis Chair and well known manager Jeff Rabhan –    “Are there any indie artists coming up who you are excited about? There are a couple artists who I think have a really good shot at blowing up. One – her name is Sizzy Rocket and the other one’s […]

RECENT STUDIO PICS

JUST RELEASED: BON JOVI SPECIAL EDITION CD’S WITH LIVE TRACKS

Obie was musical supervisor and mixing engineer on the live bonus tracks for this very cool project. Go to www.bonjovi.com and check out the Special Edition CD’s that hit the ground Tuesday, May 11, 2010. Click here for an interview with Obie and Pierre Robert from WMMR in Philly promoting this Special Edition project.

GRAMMY AWARDS WIN AND NOM FOR OBIE OBRIEN

“Oh Happy Day” record wins Grammy for Best Traditional Gospel Record. Obie produced and engineered the Jon Bon Jovi track “Keep the Faith”.  Shawn Colvin’s record  “Shawn Colvin Live” was recorded by Obie at Yoshi’s in San Francisco and received a Grammy Nomination in the Best Contemporary Folk Recording category.

MAR KZ PROJECT

Bon Jovi’s, Obie O’Brien, produced and engineered MAR KZ‘s debut, self-titled album in Nashville, Tennessee in the Fall of 2008. Following the Canadian release of their new CD, MAR KZ plans to do an official release in Nashville.  MAR KZ‘s music will take you on a journey through life, love, faith, dreams, and Rock ‘n […]

SINE STUDIOS RECORDS BON JOVI LIVE

Engineers Obie O’Brien and Mike Rew had Matt & Mike down to The Wachovia Center to run the ProTools system for the sold out Bon Jovi show. The band sounded phenomenal and the staging and video were amazing.   Sine Studios is Philadelphia’s newest premier recording, tracking and mixing facility. Quick Facts: Located in Center […]

Backstage Spotlight™ November 2003 Recording Engineer Obie O’Brien

In late 1999, our Editor-in-Chief had the pleasure of talking with Obie O’Brien as Bon Jovi finished up the Crush album and prepared to head out on tour. Much had gone on in Bon Jovi world since our chat, so we caught up with Obie again in October 2003. He filled us in on the […]