Our team makes our reputation shine and guarantees we accomplish a lot together. We look forward to seeing and hearing you. Especially the listening part.
Owner & Producer
Since launching Dubway in the mid-80's, Al has built a small recording studio into a full-fledged production facility. He opened the original Dubway in the Music Building at 584 Eighth Avenue. Word quickly spread about the lone engineer in a tiny studio who could conjure up amazing sounds using only one blown speaker and a beat-up four-track. Since those early days, Al has worked on countless projects, built the dazzling new Dubway studios, and continues to be an active musician on New York's club scene.
Operations Manager, Engineer
Nathaniel Reichman is a Grammy-nominated mixer, engineer, and music producer who has worked extensively in television, film, and classical music. His work can be heard on numerous hit children's television shows including Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, WordWorld, Bubble Guppies, and Wallykazam!
In film, he has contributed to Alejandro G. Iñárritu’s The Revenant, Godfrey Reggio's Naqoyqatsi, Abel Ferrara's 4:44 Last Day on Earth, and the Showtime documentary Comedy Warriors, among others. He has also worked on major contemporary classical music albums including those of composers John Luther Adams and Philip Glass. He is a graduate of Bennington College, and an alumnus of the art school Fabrica in Italy.
Dubway's Engineers & Creatives
Sam has bounced through a few incarnations in his budding music career, from record label A&R, to live sound technician, to composer and sound designer. Producing and songwriting along the way, he came to Dubway after a stint at the music house of Elias Arts, and has now assisted on recordings for Lily Allen, Rodrigo y Gabriela, and the Zac Brown Band.
Sam graduated from Drexel University’s Music Industry Program. He finds himself especially busy composing and designing sound for Dubway’s growing mobile gaming clientele.
Engineer, Producer, Composer
He switched gears - from managing a biotech firm to engineering and music production! Upon his move from San Diego (University of California, Santa Cruz) Russell's jazz guitaring and bedroom recording stood him good stead as he came to record a wide a array of rock, punk, and funk/soul bands.
Over the last five years at Dubway, he's had the pleasure of working with Norah Jones, Willy Collins, Rob Friedman, Brad Jones, Bill Popp and other great musicians and producers alike. A songwriter himself, he has also produced a number of acts, including his own band, Cosmonaut Radio.
ENGINEER, COMPOSER, Location Audio
Obsessed with organizing noise for as long as he could remember, Zac took this love of music and sound all the way through Berklee College of Music and turned it into a career as an audio engineer and composer. Fully capable of engineering everything from abrasive and feedback-heavy punk to side-splittingly funny podcasts, he is also a highly competent location sound mixer. His portfolio includes projects for NPR, GQ, Simon & Schuster, Investigation Discovery, and UK's Channel 4.
When not at Dubway, Zac eats whatever looks appetizing, talks in absurd voices, and makes avant-garde music under the name vilefilth.
With a passion to become an audio engineer, Louis left his hometown in New Jersey to attend Full Sail University to study Recording Arts. Finding Dubway almost immediately upon graduation, he began as an intern and was quickly promoted to engineering sessions for clients. He has since sound designed for Rhumba’s new children's podcasts Remy’s Place and Season Isle and has spent countless hours recording VO for clients such as Nickelodeon and WNYC. Louis also enjoys working on short films from front to back, from production audio to the re-recording mixer. When he's not working in audio, you can find Louis on a snowboard in the Poconos.
Merter started his career as a bass player in his hometown of Istanbul as a young teenager. He worked in post-production audio for four years before moving to New York in 2008, and joined the Dubway Team shortly after earning a master’s degree from NYU in 2012.
Since then, Merter has tracked, mixed and sound designed for projects spanning from commercials, documentaries, short movies and series for TV/multimedia to music production. He works with various format multi-track reel-to-reel tape machines, and other analog and digital audio sources. Merter is also experienced in digitizing, archiving and audio restoration.
Besides his studio work, he is active in the New York Music scene as a musician and live sound engineer at various venues.
Engineer, composer, marketing manager
Keenan DuBois is a recording, mix, and post-production engineer and has been a member of the Dubway team since 2017. After graduating from Oberlin College & Conservatory’s contemporary TIMARA program and moving to New York, he started at Dubway as an intern and quickly expanded into his current role as a staff engineer. Keenan’s intuitively musical ear, classical training, willingness to experiment, and hands-on gear experience all contribute to his engineering sensibilities, and have led him to work with all types of artists, producers, and companies, including Herbie Hancock, Steven Hartke, Alex Gibney, Billy Goldenberg, Susan Charlotte, James Dargan, Fast Company, Pandora, Netflix, Hulu, Vox Media, and a host of bands across a variety of genres (namely jazz, improvised/contemporary, classical, indie rock, and experimental). Since April 2019, Keenan has also been responsible for Dubway’s marketing and press as the Marketing Manager for the studios.
Outside Dubway, Keenan is a skilled live sound engineer, and works as both an A1 and A2 for venues/organizations including BRIC Arts Media, Shapeshifter Labs, and the Knockdown Center. Keenan is also a trained composer, and has had his music featured at The Banff Centre as a Banff Artist-In-Residence, as a finalist at the National Student Electronic Music Event (NSEME), and in a solo installation at the Weltzheimer/Johnson House, a Frank Lloyd Wright designed home managed by the Allen Memorial Art Museum. While not recording, mixing, or editing at Dubway, you can find him at a strange concert, tinkering on homemade electronics, collaborating on projects with friends, or trying out a new recipe at home.
A native Brooklynite, Rashid grew up immersed in the Trinidadian culture, mastering the steel drums and jazz improv. His love of hip-hop led him to engineering at Dubway.
Deceptively mild-mannered, he rocks the Steel Band Competition every Labor Day during the West Indian Carnival in Crown Heights.
Michael A. Judeh
Mix Engineer, Mastering Engineer
A native Brooklynite, Michael has been part of the New York Music scene as an engineer and musician for the better part of a decade. Michael’s musical tastes are as varied as his engineering skills and he's always willing to try something twice in the studio. He's clocked countless hours tracking, mixing, and mastering various artists & bands, as well as touring around the world with Danish psychedelic-soul act, The Asteroids Galaxy Tour, as a front of house engineer, monitor engineer, and production manager.
A small sampling of his credits include: Maroon 5, Ringo Starr, The National, Adele, Vampire Weekend, Carrie Underwood, Kelly Clarkson, The Alabama Shakes, Gavin DeGraw, VH1 Unplugged, Waking Lights, Stephanie Nilles, Julian Fleisher, Pig Pen Theater Co., Ana Gasteyer, Sirius XM Radio.
Michael’s passion extends beyond engineering and is reflected in his guitar and keyboard playing. He has honed his chops earning his music degree as a jazz guitarist and playing in a variety of bands over the years.
Chris abandoned his quiet town in Minnesota and moved to New York in 2007. He earned a master's degree from NYU in 2009 and in the same year joined the team at Dubway. Known for his exacting approach to recording and mixing music, he finds his passion in bringing structure and balance to great ideas, which might be why he is an indispensable companion for producers and artists alike. A multi-instrumentalist and lifelong student of music, Chris' unique point-of-view has earned him a loyal client base at Dubway.
After spending his teen years immersed in music, Chris decided to leave his native city of Glasgow, Scotland and relocate to London. He spent the next five years honing his skills as a guitarist and studio engineer.
Having obtained a degree in Music Technology, Chris set his sights on New York City. He immediately found himself behind the mixing desk of the city's oldest rock venue, The Bitter End, while building a reputation as a freelance audio engineer. In the summer of 2009, Chris joined the Dubway Team. Moving through the ranks from intern to engineer, he has worked with some of our biggest clients, including iTunes and VH1.
Born in California, raised in Massachusetts, Pascal has found his true home in NYC at Dubway Studios. A recent graduate of the Sound Recording Technology program at University of Massachusetts Lowell, Pascal aims to cover all of the audio bases. From engineering a wide variety of sessions at Dubway to cranking out beats in his bedroom, pascal is your go to guy. He has engineered many podcasts at Dubway including Next Gen Smart Money and Remember Reading, in addition to loads of voiceover sessions. He most enjoys being the engineer for an ADR session, and has worked on an upcoming Dan Krauss film. Aside from engineering, Pascal enjoys playing disc golf, experiencing late nights out in Brooklyn and playing with his cat named Peacebone.
Violette graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design in the spring of 2017, with a degree in Sound Design. After spending some time in her native city of Chicago, Violette picked up an internship here at Dubway, and moved to New York City.
The beginning of Violette’s audio career has been colorful. She has freelanced as a sound mixer, dialogue editor, Foley artist, re-record mixer, composer, and so on. When Violette’s not busy representing Dubway, she can be found designing sound for a film, or making music for a variety of different projects, including her own band, Grimsel.
From small home recordings to orchestral ensembles, Diego has worked in a broad variety of settings. After graduating from his Master’s at Berklee College of Music he moved to New York, where he joined the Dubway team. As an engineer he’s had the pleasure of working with artists such as Joshua Charles Harris, Nath Bravo, Casper Jones, Dave Soldier, Luis Bernal and Kendall Thomas to name a few.
Aside form recording and mixing music, he works as a sound designer for video games taking part in projects such as “The Greatest Wizard Tournament” and “Silent Knight”.
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