John Gallen

06 Feb 2012

Production Tutor

Career Credits: Queen, Simply Red, George Benson, Aswad, Rick Astley, Boy George, Billy Ocean, Motorhead, Incognito and The Damned.

John has spent over 35 years in the music industry and has enjoyed success in many areas, such as sound engineering, production, composition and sales.

He has worked with major recording artists in leading studios worldwide, including Queen, Motörhead, Uriah Heep, The Damned, Simply Red, Go West, Boy George, Billy Ocean, Rick Astley and Maxi Priest.

In 1987, he discovered and managed young singer-songwriter Beverley Craven, and within a year, Craven secured recording and publishing contracts with Sony and EMI Music, selling over two million copies of her debut album. John worked extensively in London, New York, Munich, Tokyo, Paris and The West Indies. He has undertaken live concerts and television events in Europe, Japan and China, including the 1999 broadcast and recording of the Beijing Symphony Orchestra and State Opera in Tiananmen Square, Beijing. His projects include albums for Jim Mullen and film score mixes for Director Ben Wheatley.

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