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.
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7 Reviews - 2 Repeat ClientsEndorse Elijah Newman
Elijah was quick and easy to work with.
great songwriter, he really did a great job!
you can give this guy clear direction, and he will do exactly what you want...very good!!!!
Elijah is the real deal. Great work and a real professional. Wouldn't hesitate to hire him again and again.
Elijah worked with me on polishing a lyrical rough draft. I probably gave him more work that he bargained for but he stepped up and gave me some brilliant wordplay to work with. We had several back-and-forths and he was responsive and clearly considered my feedback into his revisions. The song is much better thanks to his ideas. Thank you, Elijah.
Elijah felt my song. He did a very good translation. It was a cool new song. New songs will do only with Elijah.
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: Can you share one music production tip?
A: Use your ears, trust them above all else. If it sounds good- Do it.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Rock and Roll tinged with Punk Rock sensibilities
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: 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: Analog or digital and why?
A: Both work hand in hand. You need both to achieve most things these days.
Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?
A: Carol Kay!
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Music and Lyric writing, Audio Editing and Mixing
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Butch Walker, Frank Turner, Gaslight Anthem, Ryan Adams
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: Fully functional tracking, mixing and mastering studio. Located in East Nashville.
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: I can make songs more relatable, commercial, and targeted.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
A: Songwriting and Producing
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Rock, Folk, Pop, Country
Q: What are you working on at the moment?
A: A few mixing projects, audio repair for promo videos, and a new record!
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!