The Five Percent

Profiles of Women in Audio

Ali “AMAC” McGuire

Mix Engineer - Vocal Producer

SoundGirls Spotlight Grace Banks Recording Engineer

Grace Banks

Recording Engineer

SoundGirls Spotlight Grace Banks Recording Engineer

Julie Kathyrn aka I Am Snow Angel

Producer – Artist – Sound Designer

How did you become a producer/sound engineer? I stumbled into audio production by accident. After being a singer-songwriter for several years, I ventured into making my own demos with the goal of improving my songwriting arrangements. Once I began producing my own tracks, I realized that I love producing more than any other aspect of...

Jeri Palumbo – Sports and Entertainment Broadcast Mixer

Jeri Palumbo is a Broadcast Sports and Entertainment Mixer based in Los Angeles. Jeri has been working in audio for over 30 years, first as a trained musician and arranger before going into post-production and then moving into live broadcast. Working mainly within sports broadcasting, her clients include the NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, NASCAR, The...

Bobbi Banks: Breaking Glass Ceilings in Dialog & ADR

Bobbi Banks is a Supervising Sound, Dialog, and ADR Editor. Bobbi has been in the industry over 20 years with over 120 films to her credit list (including Men In Black International, Fate of the Furious, Selma, Straight Outta Compton, The Call, The Incredible Hulk, Poetic Justice, Best Man, Holiday, Pawn Sacrifice, August Osage County...

Dana Wachs – Sound Engineer, Tour Manager, Musician

Dana Wachs is a Brooklyn based Audio Engineer, Tour Manager and Composer/Musician. Dana started her career in music in 1994, as bass player for the Dischord band Holy Rollers

Fei Yu – Award-Winning Music Producer, Music Supervisor & Editor, and Recording Engineer

Fei Yu is a Chinese award-winning music producer, music supervisor, music editor, and recording engineer. Fei’s ability to seek education ahead of trends has helped her become a one-of-a-kind (in the world!) music & film industry professional. Fei has worked with elite Western artists and composers (Andrea Bocelli, Hans Zimmer, Lorne Balfe, Matthew Margerson, Tyler...

Maxime Brunet FOH Engineer, Tour Manager, & Road Warrior

Maxime Brunet is a freelance live sound engineer, primarily mixing FOH & tour management. She also works in music venues as both a FOH & monitor engineer. She has been working in live sound for ten years and touring for six. She has toured with a variety of artists over the years, including Wolf Parade,...

Alesia Hendley – From Live Sound to AV & IT

I'm a SoundGirl at heart. I love audio. I love everything about it. But what I realized is I had to look at the bigger scope of this experience that I loved creating. That led me up to the point where I'm at now, doing the IT side of this AV/audio lifestyle.

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