Weber has been a widely recognized music industry professional for
over thirty-five years. He has produced over 185 CDs with releases
on just about every major label as well as a host of independent
labels. Along the way, his projects have yielded two Grammys, seven
Grammy nominations, at least seventeen top ten albums, two number
one albums and an assortment of other honors.
with Jazz Hourigan (First row L to R) Jess Burton, Andre Frappier
(Guitar), Clark Germain (Engineer), Troy Laureta (Keys, Arranger).
(Back row L to R) Jeremy Miller (Asst. Engineer), Michael Clark
(Score Supervisor, Assoc. Producer), Jeffrey Weber (Producer), Keith
"Stix" McJimson (Drums), Timothy Bailey (Bass) at East
West Studio 1.
Press, Webers next gen novella length eBook publishing company
launched in 2013. There are currently close to ninety authors on
his roster including NY Times Bestselling authors, Pulitzer Prize
winners and an assortment of other highly lauded authors. The company
has national and international distribution and focuses on mysteries,
crime fiction, action/adventure, thrillers, science fiction, fantasy,
horror, womens literature, romance and non-fiction. Each of
their titles is $2.99 or less.
His books, Well
Get Back To You! Even Bigger Lies Of The Music Business and
"You've Got A Deal! The Biggest Lies of the Music Business"
are both published by Headline Books.
During his thirty-five
plus year career in the music industry, he has founded, ran or participated
in various label capacities from A&R, Music Supervision for
film and TV, Production, Interactive Programming, Marketing, Sales,
International Relations, Business Affairs and Art Director for independent
labels such as Pennys Gang, 44-4 Records, Discwasher Records,
Prima Records, Beach Jazz, Agenda Records, Denon Records, Handshake
Records, Audio Source Records, Voss Records, Video Arts, Clear Audio,
Pony Canyon, P.C.H. Records, En Pointe Records, Cameron Records
as well as his own labels, Weberworks and Stark Raving Records.
have also appeared on every major label including MCA, Warner Bros.,
Atlantic, BMG, Columbia, A&M, Elektra as well as such labels
as GRP, Hip-O, Sheffield, Concord, Bainbridge, Silver Eagle, Zebra,
among countless others.
Among the many
artists that have fallen under the banner of Produced by...
include: Nancy Wilson, David Benoit, Steve Lukather, the Utah Symphony,
Jackson Browne, Marcus Miller, Michael McDonald, Bill Champlin,
Gerald Albright, Tom Scott, Chick Corea, Stanley Clark, Etta James,
Linda Hopkins, Kenny Burrell, McCoy Tyner, Jackie McLean, Billy
Sheehan (Mr. Big), Cozzy Powell, the Count Basie Orchestra, John
Sebastian, Ronnie Dio, Ritchie Blackmore, Pat Boone, Buddy Miles,
Billy Preston, MC Lyte, Kenny Rankin, Diane Reeves, Diane Schuur,
Rita Coolidge, Luther Vandross, David Crosby, Simon Phillips, Jeff
Porcaro, Patrice Rushen, Toni Tennille, among many others.
been a concert and event producer for over ten years with extensive
experience in concert management and production, staging, lighting,
and sound from the smallest of venues to large stadium shows. He
has produced shows for the Atlantis Resort, NASCAR, the Breeder's
Cup, Chicago White Sox, Cystic Fibrosis, Fallsview Casino and Resort,
Ford, Harry Caray's, KTLA, Loehmann's Department Store, Lupus L.A.,
NAMM, National Cable and Telecommunications Association, Netflix,
Orange County Flyers, Pebble Beach Pro-Am, AT&T, Dockers, Shore
Club-South Beach, Taste Of Chicago, USAA, American Idol, The Tonight
Show, among many others.
Jeff is in high
demand as a consultant to the financial industry on a multitude
of music industry related matters. To date, he has consulted with
such companies as Canyon Capital Advisors, Samlyn Capital LLC, Fleishman-Hillard,
Inc., Morgan Stanley, MSD Capital (UK) Limited, BlackRock, Fidelity
Investments, Goldman Sachs, Putnam Investments, and Scopia Capital,
finalized his, from the ground up, re-definition of the business
model for a record label that he firmly believes will be the architecture
for all labels in the future. Webers model has embraced a
complete slate of innovative concepts and procedures, ranging from
the manner in which artist contracts are conceived and implemented
to recording procedures, to innovations in sales, marketing and
promotion. Designed to re-invent and re-energize the relationships
between the artist and the label and the artist and the consumer,
the model establishes format-breaking levels of transparency and
unique partnerships in all label/artist/fan relationships.
concepts were the operational foundations for two independent labels
distributed by Fontana (Universal). At the time, he was named President
of both labels.
Jeff is well
known for his involvement in high technology recording techniques,
especially live two track recording, live multi-track and digital
recording. Because of their sonic excellence, his recordings have
been repeatedly selected by major hardware manufacturers to demonstrate
their product lines.
Jeff is very
active as a music supervisor for film, television and cable. He
specializes in cost effective synchronization and master use license
acquisition strategies as well as production based music options.
and programmed Studio M, a nationwide broadcast television network
that utilized their growing 28,000 music video library to broadcast
multiple genre based music video shows. It was on the air seven
days a week, for five hours a day to an estimated audience of thirty
to music production, Jeff has spent over twenty years behind the
microphone as a voice-over talent for commercials, cartoons, industrial
films, infomercials, live web broadcasting, and television. He has
done voice work for Interscope (Guns & Roses), Toyota, Nissan,
Ford, VR Troopers, the Ventura County Star newspaper chain, Play
It Again Sports, Sony, Boston Acoustics, Audio Source, the BBC,
the Jazz Network, Dejaun Jewelers, the Los Angeles Zoo, CBS and
Warner Bros., among countless others. He continues to be extremely
active in this field.
in video production, Jeff has written, produced and directed over
two-dozen music based concerts and videos. For one project, he produced
a 12 camera, High Definition, robotic, five-channel surround sound
DVD/CD for Band From TV, a rock and roll cover band comprised of
famous television actors who travel the country raising money for
their selected charities. He traveled with the band, producing all
their live concerts for over five years.
He has been
a music journalist with articles in major industry publications
nationwide. He has received numerous awards as an art director and
many of his album cover designs have been published in Best
of... annual publications. As an educator, he has taught courses
on the music industry at universities and law schools (he has a
law degree as well) across the country.
Jeff is a former
member of the Board of Governors of the National Academy of Recording
Arts and Sciences (NARAS) as well as a former National Trustee and
Chapter Vice President.
Jeff can be
contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fn: 818 990 3031
Or e-mail directly: Jeff