East Atlanta Recording was founded in 2006 by Partners Eddie Edwards and Sean McPherson. EAR aims to bring the High end Commercial Recording experience to the Independent Artists at a price they can afford. With over 20 years experience in the business Producer Sean McPherson specializes in Artist Development.
Sean McPherson is a sought-after Record Producer, Artist manager, Concert promoter and Talent Buyer based in Atlanta, GA. He got his start in the music business back in 1998 when he landed an internship at Chicago Trax Recording Studios, owned by Reid Hyams and Al Jorgensen ( Ministry). After graduating from the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in 1999, he was an assistant engineer in New York City at Battery Studios (Zomba) and Chung King Studios, where he worked with artists such as David Bowie, Faith Hill and and Mos Def. In 2001, he took an Engineer job at Parkview Recording with legendary house producer Lenny Fontana, where he mixed records for Crystal Waters, Byron Stingley and C&C Music Factory, amongst others.
In the past 12 years, Sean has founded, built, owned and operated East Atlanta Recording and is now the Primary Talent buyer at the legendary Smith’s Olde Bar, where he books artists such as Drivin ‘N’ Cryin, Matt Nathanson, Collective Soul, Rebirth Brass Band, Band of Horses, and Shovels and Rope.
Sean also manages two groups with his company Favorite Son Artist Management and Consulting: The Head, and The Judies. Sean’s productions have been released by Universal, Brash, Plowboy Records, and Slushfund Recordings. He recently co-produced several songs with Jody Stephens from Big Star and Mitch Easter (R.E.M., Pavement, Ben Folds).