I am songwriter/audio engineer with sync placements on CBS, FX, and commercials. For Rock and Roll, you have come to the right place!
My name is Elijah Newman. I am a songwriter/artist with commercial success, signed to Wiretap Records. I have had placements on Networks like CBS and FX. I studied songwriting at Belmont University in Nashville, TN. I was assistant engineer to Music Supervisor Bob Thiele Jr. on the last season of "Sons of Anarchy." I also do sound design and audio engineering for artists and businesses alike. I am also head of Support Operations/Brand Management at NoiseTrade, a tribe building website. I work directly with and am mentored by artist/entrepreneur and CEO Derek Webb.
I can offer songwriting advice, co-writing, and editing. I specialize in Rock, Folk, and Punk. However, I write in all genres. I also offer full recording, mixing, and mastering.
If you are an artist looking to move up in the world, I can help you solidify and market your brand.
I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.
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Great trunsaction, Know to work correctly, listen to specific requests and available all the time know to provide service
Elijah was great to work with. He gave frequent updates and did an excellent job asking all the right questions to understand exactly what I was looking for from my project. He's a very talented writer and brings a lot of experience to his work.
Interview with Elijah Newman
Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
A: Assistant engineer on the 7th season of "Son's of Anarchy." I loved the show way before I worked on it. The music we made was great, and the musicians were so humble and incredible. I got to work with a slew of musicians, some famous, some not. It really grew my knowledge and it was awesome to hear my work on one of my favorite shows!
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: A few mixing projects, audio repair for promo videos, and a new record!
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Carol Kay!
Q: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both work hand in hand. You need both to achieve most things these days.
Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
A: on an island? with no electricity? an acoustic guitar and paper (guess I will use a rock for a pen)
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: I started performing and writing at age 15. I went to Belmont University in Nashville to study Songwriting and Music Business. From there, I worked on the show "Son's of Anarchy" in LA. After that, I dove into Sync Placement and Audio Engineering. As an artist, I have recorded 4 Full length Albums. I signed to Wiretap Records this year!
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Rock and Roll tinged with Punk Rock sensibilities
Q: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Use your ears, trust them above all else. If it sounds good- Do it.
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Rock, Folk, Pop, Country
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Songwriting and Producing
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I can make songs more relatable, commercial, and targeted.
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Fully functional tracking, mixing and mastering studio. Located in East Nashville.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Butch Walker, Frank Turner, Gaslight Anthem, Ryan Adams
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Music and Lyric writing, Audio Editing and Mixing