The Entertainment Engine

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Latest Episodes

Part 1 - In Conversation with John Crye, Hollywood Film Producer and Director
April 15, 2021

This week we welcome film producer and director John Crye. When he first came to Los Angeles in 95, John had no idea what development was. He had been a stage actor and theater producer in Boston but always had a fascination with film. John Crye's first j

A chat with British actor Billy Murray and Film producer Jonathan Sothcott
April 08, 2021

On The Entertainment Engine podcast, we welcome film producer Jonathan Sothcott and British actor Billy Murray. Their new movie Nemesis, the UK crime thriller marks the debut of disruptive indie Shogun Film has been acquired for US release by Samuel

We chat with US Entertainment Attorney David Helfant.
April 01, 2021

The Entertainment Engine podcast welcomes our next special guest US entertainment attorney  David Helfant. For the past 40 years, David has been practicing as an entertainment attorney specializing in music, motion picture, television, and video productio

The Do's and Don’ts: On How to Contact Music Supervisors and Music Consultants...
March 25, 2021

In this week's episode, we take a look at the DO'S and DON'TS of music supervision. A music supervisor is a person who combines music and visual media together. According to The Guild of Music Supervisors, a music supervisor is “a qualified professional w

We chat with Canadian Pianist & Composer Martin Mayer.
March 18, 2021

This week on The Entertainment Engine we welcome Canadian pianist and composer Martin Mayer, who is described as "Canada's Prince of Piano" – by Beijing Times, China's leading English-language newspaper. Born in the Czech Republic, and now based in Vancou

A chat with Brad Dollar Nashville based Music Producer| Engineer | Coach
March 11, 2021

This week we welcome to show, special guest Nashville-based Music Producer | Engineer | Coach. Brad is a Music Cultivator and energizing producer, engineer, and coach to creators. An Oakland Bay Area native, he has been cultivating the craft, art, and com

A Guide to Planning Music Festivals and Concerts!
March 04, 2021

In this podcast episode we are looking at how to put on a successful music festival in the GLOBAL pandemic, is this possible, or is this a step too far? Let us take a closer look - A lot of work goes into planning a music festival, from setting your goals

A chat with Chris Johnson (International Drummer for Stevie Wonder, Lady Gaga, Snoop Dogg, Madonna & More)
February 25, 2021

This week we welcome to show special guest Chris Johnson. Chris is one of the world’s most recognisable musicians, described by Live Nation Ones to Watch as “Quite possibly one of the most in-demand international drummers on earth”. Regularly seen by

''Keep Creating'' - Discussing ways artists and bands can keep proactive during the pandemic
February 18, 2021

In this episode, Pete and BeX discuss different ways artists and bands can keep proactive during the pandemic. We look at the live sector and how this has been affected since the Covid-19 outbreak. So we look at time management, and how to use the time wi

Part 2: A Chat with Lionel Lodge the Founder of SyncLodge
February 11, 2021

Welcome to Part 2 of the conversation with our special guest Lionel Lodge CEO of SyncLodge. Lionel was born in the early sixties in the Highlands of Scotland. His father, Tom Lodge was soon to become one of the top DJs on the first pirate radio station, R