The Five Percent

Profiles of Women in Audio

Women in the Industry

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Jen Gilleran – Changing the Seattle Studio Scene

Gilleran will be teaching in Seattle’s first Certificate for Audio Engineering led entirely by womxn and BIPOC at North Seattle College in early 2022. She is also a contributor to Gear Fanatix, a site for underrepresented voices in audio. 

The Plumage of Punk: Review of Violence Girl

The combination of the outcast, the fighter for justice, and the crazed fan is an alloy of punk at its most concentrated.  By the time Alice Bag forms The Bags, she is ready to rip the world to shreds.  Alice and the rest of the L.A. Punk crew have formed a movement.

GUEST BLOG: krost: “You’re pretty good…for an Asian”

I’m conflicted. I don’t know how I feel about being an “Asian American artist”.

Lilian Blair: Rock and Roll Fairy Godmother

Lillian Blair is a producer, engineer, and audio educator working out of the Seattle area. She is currently a staff engineer at The Vera Project Studios, where she chairs the Audio Committee, teaches studio recording and audio mixing and mastering.

Circuit Bending: Learn Something Useful by Failing

In order to learn more about circuit bending, I interviewed Chris Bullock, a location sound recordist who also makes music as Bone Music.

Nitrosonic Studios: Women-Owned and Operated Studio and Audio School

Nitrosonic Studios: Woman-Owned and Operated Studio and Audio School

Febe AdeDamola & Audio Girl Africa

Instead of focusing on the statement ‘the industry is male-dominated,’ let’s showcase women who are already in the field so that people see that even if we have so many men in the industry, there are women who are doing great jobs who are doing their best and brightest. Seeing is believing. When I see...

Denk Studios is Women-Owned and Creates a Safe Space

Jam Phelps, a recording and mixing engineer, is the owner of Denk Studios (North Carolina), a self-proclaimed safe space for all musicians regardless of gender, race, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Christa Giammattei – Bridging Audio and Apparel with CMD+S

Christa Giammattei is an audio engineer, sound designer, and musician. She provides both mixing and editing post-production sound services including dialog editing, cleanup, sound mixing, sound design, music editing, and music composition. 
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