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Matt Hurwitz

Matt Hurwitz is a Los Angeles-based entertainment journalist who writes about recording, filmmaking and television production. Besides Mix, he has written for Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, DGA Magazine, ICG (Int’l Cinematographers Guild) Magazine, Reuters, Associated Press, USA Today and many others. He is also the author/co-author of books on The X-Files, Homeland and the most recent Planet of the Apes films.

Rickey Minor & Red Lotus Studios

Jazz saxophonist Dave Koz stands beside the console, listening to a mix in Rickey Minor’s new Red Lotus Studios on the historic Sunset Gower Studios lot in Hollywood. The pair, along with engineer Allen Sides, cut six songs in one day, two weeks prior, and five more the following Monday, for Koz’s new Christmas album. “My head is still spinning,” Koz admits. ......