Johnnie Burik

Location Los Angeles

Freelance recording engineer

Sound Mixer Sound Engineer Record Producer
11 Projects

Work History

Recording Engineer/Mixer/Producer
JFBmk3 Recording
Apr 2012 - Present
Los Angeles, CA
I set up mics and then push the red button. Pre-production, recording, editing, mixing Recent projects: Jackson Browne, D.R.A.M., Artists for Peace and Justice, Jorge Calderón, Zak Starkey, John Trudell, The Wild Reeds, Dead Wren, Modern Haze
Engineer/Assistant Studio Manager
Shangri LA Studios
May 2014 - Oct 2017
Production coordination, DAW and plugin updates and maintenance, engineering, second engineering, session set up and tear down, coordination of equipment rentals and repairs, staff management, editing, rough mixing, file server management. Sessions during this time included projects for Kanye West, U2, Lady Gaga, Neil Young, Wu-Tang Clan, Frank Ocean, Ed Sheeran, Carlos Santana, Keith Urban, Billy Corgan, Kenny Chesney, Mark Ronson, The Avett Brothers, James Blake, Lenny Kravitz, Muse, The Strokes, Yusuf Islam, Angus & Julia Stone, Chance The Rapper, Portugal. The Man, The Last Shadow Puppets, Mary J Blige, Chet Faker, D.R.A.M., Conor Oberst and The Ruen Brothers.
Production Assistant
Sep 2013 - May 2014
Faultline Studios
Apr 2012 - Sep 2013
San Francisco Bay Area
Recording, editing, and mixing music, voiceover, and occasional post-production. Involved with restoring Faultline's 50 series Neve console, patchbay maintenance and wiring I also served as an assistant engineer to outside engineers & producers who came to work at Faultline.
Faultline Studios
Oct 2011 - Apr 2012
San Francisco Bay Area
JingleTown Recording
Dec 2011 - Jan 2013
Oakland, CA
Intern/Runner during the making of Green Day's "¡Uno!" "¡Dos!" and "¡Tre!" Assisted staff and engineers with minor construction and wiring and line checking all three studios at the facility.
Studio Trilogy
Oct 2011 - Jan 2012
San Francisco Bay Area
Arizona State Library Braille and Talking Book Division
Aug 2011 - Sep 2011
Phoenix, AZ
Edited the audiobook "The Fourth Perspective" by Robert Greer.
Audio Engineer
Madison Park Productions
May 2009 - Nov 2010
Produced and performed on industrial and broadcast projects for clients including: MTV, Western & Southern Financial Group, The Kroger Company, University of Akron, Ideopia, Millimeter Creative, Cengage Learning, Prestige Audio Visual, and Highland Advertising Voice casting and voice direction Responsible for hiring, training, and supervising interns
Assistant Audio Engineer
Madison Park Productions
Apr 2008 - Mar 2009
Assisted recording sessions for the studio owner and staff engineer Responsible for computer maintenance, archiving session files and maintaining a database of backups using FileMaker Pro Participated in sales and marketing initiatives Additional duties included: FTP management, client billing, and studio maintenance
Madison Park Productions
Feb 2008 - Apr 2008
Compiled CD library of original music and jingles produced by Madison Park Productions Responsible for digital audio transfers from reel to reel tape, audio and data DAT, micro- and mini-cassette, cassette, and vinyl


Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences
2010 - 2011
Cincinnati State Technical and Community College