The Songs & all Instruments: Live / Prog Drums, Bass Guitar, Elec / Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards/Synths, Production and Vocals by Sef Herman.
Music Writing Styles: Electro pop, Funk, Reggae,Rock,R&B, Pop, Funkyhouse,Dance & Experimental.
Played in many bands, learn't as many instruments as possible from the age of 13.
Started recording, by bouncing 2 tracks. Then moved onto the old 4tracks from the age 14.
In my old parents house i used an attic room for recording, rehearsing & practicing.
Muso friends would leave their instruments there in between rec/rehearsals so managed to learn loads.
Built & operated a commercial analogue 16Trk recording studio.
Presently writing & producing from personal DAW based studio & Live Engineering.
Musician, Songwriter, Music & Music Video production.
Live & Studio Sound Engineer (Front of House & Monitor Foldback),
Sound Engineering Work History:
Foldback Monitors & recording engineer on the TV presenter's Jonathan Ross Show (Channel X) for Steve Nieve and the love band who's house band members consisted of:
Steve Nieve (MD) Keys & Vocals, Pete Thomas , Tim Renwick, Len Bass & Andy Gangadeen filmed at The Greenwood Theatre London SE1. Recording & Monitor engineering for performing artists on the JR show such as: Seal, Lenny Kravitz, Bootsy Collins, Alexander O'Neil, The Young Disciples,Soho,Charlie Watts Quintette. Also met the fantastic Trevor Horn on the JR show while listening to the recorded mix of Seal singing Family Affair.
Cambridge Folk Festival - Foldback Monitors & Front Of House sound engineer over four consecutive years also working with Seamuse Fenton, Doug Beveridge, Mark Aitken & David Crompton. (Fun Days).
Front of House & Foldback Monitors for Turin Brakes & Chris Helme (Seahorse)(well done Chris you were awesome)
The Faryl Smith Show (Britain's got Talent Finalist) featuring : (Raven Quartet: Stephanie Benedetti, Natalie Holt, Rachael Lander and Kirsty Mangan.) & the Lovely (Lucy Kelly).
Sound Engineer for Front of House, Monitors / Foldback & Live sound feed Mix for DVD Recording.
Two week UK tour with Puerto Rican American Jazz pianist Hilton Ruiz & 9 Piece Jazz Band - Front of house & Foldback.
The Christians (The Band)
Garry Christian-- vocals,Joey Ankrah-Guitars,Lionel Duke-drums,Cliff Watson-Bass-Easy to work with -"Great Night"---Front of House & Foldback / Monitor sound engineer.
The Brubeck Brothers Jazz Band--- Drums-- Dan Brubeck, Bass-- Chris Brubeck, Plus Saxophonist & Pianist. Foldback Stage Monitors Sound Engineer, Front of House Sound Engineer-- Bryn Rosenwould
Don MCclean & Band - Foldback Monitors. Front of House sound engineer-Bryn Rosenwould.
Cream's Bass Player Jack Bruce - Foldback Monitor Engineer. Front of House sound engineer-Marty Williams.
Queen Elizabeth II & Duke of Edinburgh Lord Lieutenant Entertainment event -Front of House Sound Engineer & Foldback .
Labour Party MP Ed Miliband Conference - Front of House Sound engineer.
British Pop Awards - no2 sound crew.
Kingston Green Fair - Front of house sound engineer.
Comedy Acts : Reginald D Hunter, Al Murray, Rhod Gilbert, Freddy Star, Ken Dodd, -Front of House sound engineer.
Clairvoyant Gordan Smith- Front of House sound engineer
North Wales Battle of the Bands 11xBands headlining Courteous Thief - Front of House sound engineer.
Pre Recorded Voice for seasonal shows, Craig Revel Horwood, Linda Lusardi. -Recording Sound Engineer.