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ABOUT

The online home of Martín H. Gonzalez.

  • Podcast Producer

  • Audio Engineer

  • Musician/Composer/Sound Designer

varispeeder@gmail.com

CV

Skills

- Producing longform narrative audio stories for radio & podcasts: researching, pitching, interviewing, tape syncing, transcribing, script writing and editing, voicing & narration, assembly

- Sound design and scoring

- Audio engineering for radio/podcast and music: recording, editing, mixing)

- DAW & plugins: Pro Tools, Ableton, Hindenburg, Izotope RX, Audition, Logic, Audacity, Reaper, Melodyne, Native Instruments, Waves, UAD, Soundtoys, Arturia

- Composer/songwriter; guitar, bass, keyboards, drum programming, arranging

- Spanish fluent

Education

Transom Story Workshop

Prestigious 9-week workshop covering all aspects of radio production: pitching, research, interviewing, script writing and editing, voicing & narration, assembly, audio editing and mixing, sound design and scoring.

Listen my final piece here. It's called "An Adult Man Takes a Swim Lesson”, and it delivers on the title’s promise.

Berklee College of Music

Studied audio engineering & post-production, sound design, film scoring, music theory and composition

Work

Producer, 21 Days (Signal Co No. 1/Spotify) - August/September 2019

8-episode limited series podcast about social media star MXMTOON. One of two producers reporting to the Executive Producer, I scripted and assembled several complete episodes, and assisted in the scripting. assembling, sound designing, and mixing of the entire series.

Live Podcast Events

FOH board op & multi-tracking to Pro Tools for live podcast tapings including Radiolab, Longform Podcast, Stuff You Should Know, And That's Why We Drink, Pod Save the People

Tour Manager & FOH Audio Engineer

Clients include Blind Pilot, Blitzen Trapper, Bowerbirds, Calexico, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Debo Band, Fruit Bats, Glass Animals, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Iron & Wine, Jenny Hval, Jens Lekman, Katie Von Schleicher, Matthew E. White, Natalie Prass, Rodriguez, Saint Motel, Sharon Van Etten, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Torres, War on Drugs, Wye Oak

Recording Engineer

Clients include Blitzen Trapper, Esmé Patterson, Lucy Dacus, Vikesh Kapoor, Barsuk Records, Katie Von Schleicher, Jwl B , Marty Marquis, Rare Diagram

Venue Audio Engineer

The Bell House (Brooklyn, NY), Le Poisson Rouge (NYC), Sony Hall (NYC), Pickathon Music Festival main stage (Happy Valley, OR), Mississippi Studios (Portland, OR), Doug Fir Lounge (Portland, OR), Crystal Ballroom (Portland, OR), Wonder Ballroom (Portland, OR), Middle East (Cambridge, MA), Great Scott (Boston, MA)

Audio Samples