J michael rodriguez

Music Engineer/producer / Educator


Michael Rodriguez is an audio engineer and has recorded many Bay Area luminaries such as Boz Scaggs, Bonnie Raitt, Smash Mouth, Mother Hips, Garrin Benfield and others, including contributions to GRAMMY-Nominated albums.  As Recording Supervisor for Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival, he has recorded everyone from Robert Plant and Emmy Lou Harris to Wilco and Elvis Costello. His recording credits are varied and include the GRAMMY Nominated “Out Of The Blues” and “Come on Home” for Boz. He also contributes as a keyboardist, co-writer and producer on many projects.

Michael mixes live audio as well and has toured as a mixer with Boz and works at a number of live venues in SF, including Slim’s, Great American Music Hall and Feinstein’s at the Nikko.

He also teaches Audio Production to youngsters in the Bay Area through After School Enrichment Programs. He collaborates with other educators and offers Summer Music and Recording camps in the Bay Area.

His recent co production with Boz Scaggs and Chris Tabarez, “Out Of The Blues”, has been nominated for Best Contemporary Blues Album 2018.


albums include:

Strange Hotelhttps://www.reverbnation.com/strangehotel7