Music Industry Job Series: Joel Wanasek
Curious about jobs in the music industry? Then this series is for you!
Join us online on Monday, February 6 for a free virtual meet & greet of music producer Joel Wanasek!
Wanasek is an award-winning music production entrepreneur and a charismatic industry thought leader. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur in the audio space, Joel got his start playing guitar in a national touring rock band, while self-teaching music production in his rural Wisconsin basement. Over several years, Joel grew his reputation as an accomplished audio mixer in the rock and metal music scenes, working with artists like Machine Head, MIYAVI, Vinyl Theatre, Attila, blessthefall, Monuments, and more.
Sensing a massive industry opportunity, Joel founded URM Academy. Since inception, URM Academy has completely revolutionized the audio education industry by bringing online lessons from the world’s top professional mixers to its members’ homes in an interactive format that allows them to connect directly with previously unreachable talent. Joel also founded Drumforge, an award-winning software company that focuses on mixing plugins and drum sample libraries.
Mr. Wanasek holds a BBA with an emphasis on Entrepreneurship from UW-Whitewater.
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