A. Acoustics/Facility Design CompanyRuss Berger Design Group, Dallas, TX: During the eligibility period RBDG provided design on over 50 projects for a diverse group of clients, including: NFL Films Audio Post Expansion, WWF-NYC, KUoW/KCMU, Downstream Audio, Washington State University Music Building, WBAP/KSCS, Crescent Moon Studios, WBAA/ Purdue University, Billy oskay/Red Barn Studio, Freq Mastering, WHYY-TV/FM.
Francis Manzella Design Ltd., Yorktown Heights, NY: During the eligibility period Francis Manzella Design completed work on a new 14,000 s.f. facility for Sterling Sound Chelsea, as well as two new rooms at Masterdisk in NYC. Tony Dawsey at Masterdisk also chose a prototype set of Griffin Mastering Loudspeakers from FM Design for his new room. other projects included Sound Station Seven in R.I., Deeper Rekords and Zefer in NYC and a private-use facility for Starcyde in N.J.
studio bau:ton, Los Angeles: Projects during the eligibility year include Luminous Sound, Dallas; Atlantis Studios, L.A.; 4MC Studios, Singapore; Promise Studios, Taipei; Debney Productions, Burbank; 5.1 studios at The Record Plant, Hollywood. Project studios for Gregg Field, Studio City; Musik Vergnuegen, Hollywood; Chris Beck, Santa Monica. Film spaces for Cinephase, Paris; Michael Bay, Bel Air; David Vogel, Los Feliz; Philippe Sarde, Paris. New media studios for Launch, Santa Monica; WK Steiermark, Austria. Performance space for Campus Hollywood, Hollywood. Concert hall design competition, Helsinki.
Waterland Design, Los Angeles: Waterland Design completed six recording studio projects during the eligibility period. Three studios in Los Angeles, for: Michel Colombier in Pacific Palisades, Glenn Frey in West L.A. and Don Henley in Malibu. Richard Marx took possession of his private studio in Lake Forest, Ill., and Hanson took over theirs in Tulsa, okla. Virgin Tokyo rounded the year off with the installation of two Frontwalls.
Walters-Storyk Design Group, Highland, NY: Projects during the eligibility year include: Lower East Side Studios, NYC; Ex’pression Center for the Media Arts (60,000 s.f.), San Francisco; WETA Public Radio, Washington, D.C.; Star Media Broadcasting, NYC; James Earl Jones Theater, Poughkeepsie, N.Y.; Electronic Arts, Vancouver; Kampo Cultural Center-5.1 Post, NYC; UPC Broadcasting Center, Amsterdam; Carter Burwell Studio, NYC; Digisound Studios, Buenos Aires, Argentina; and Shooting Gallery Executive Screening Room, NYC.
B. Sound Reinforcement CompanyATK-AudioTek Corp., Burbank, CA: Eligibility-year credits include the 1999 Miss America Pageant; 1999 Billboard Music Awards; 1999 Net Aid Show at the Meadowlands; 1999/2000 Ricky Martin World Tour; 2000 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young tour; 1999 America’s Millennium New Year’s Eve Party at the Lincoln Memorial; 2000 American Music Awards; Super Bowl XXXIV in Atlanta; 2000 Grammy Awards; and 2000 Academy Awards.
Clair Brothers, Lititz, PA: Eligibility-year credits include Cher, Sting, Elton John, Bette Midler, Barbra Streisand, Billy Joel, Backstreet Boys, Roger Waters, R.E.M., Eagles.
Electrotec, Burbank, CA: Eligibility-year projects include Bob Dylan, Luis Miguel, Fiona Apple, Creed, Phil Lesh, Rod Stewart, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Chicago, Def Leppard, Lenny Kravitz, Aerosmith, Elvis Costello, Lionel Richie, Marilyn Manson, olivia Newton-John, Poison, Travis, Nickelodeon and Van Halen.
Showco, Dallas, TX: During the eligibility year, Showco worked with N’Sync, Santana, Korn, Limp Bizkit, Family Values Tour, KISS World Tour, Britney Spears, George Strait’s Country Music Festival, Beastie Boys, Alanis Morissette, oZZFEST/Black Sabbath Tour, Reba McEntire, Alan Jackson, matchbox twenty, Live, Willie Nelson, Counting Crows, Moody Blues, Hanson, Third Eye Blind, Alanis Morissette, Vince Gill, the Cranberries, Smashing Pumpkins, TLC, Filter, James Taylor, Lauryn Hill, and Phil Collins.
Sound Image, Escondido, CA: Eligibility-year credits include Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young; Jimmy Buffett; Melissa Etheridge; Clint Black; Brooks & Dunn; Trace Adkins; Brad Paisley; Brian Wilson; Boz Scaggs; and The Artist.
C. Mastering FacilityFuture Disc Systems, Hollywood, CA: Eligibility-year projects included Sisqo Unleash the Dragon; City of Angels soundtrack; Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me soundtrack; The Matrix soundtrack; Rome Rome 2000 Thank You; Silk the Shocker Made Men; and Snoop Dogg No Limit Topp Dogg.
Gateway Mastering, Portland, ME: Eligibility-year credits include Mariah Carey Rainbow; Jennifer Lopez on the 6; Foo Fighters There Is Nothing Left to Lose; Marc Anthony Marc Anthony; Melissa Etheridge Breakdown; Eric Clapton Clapton Chronicles; Counting Crows This Desert Life; Filter Title of Record; Tracy Chapman Telling Stories; Phish Hampton Comes Alive.
Georgetown Masters, Nashville: During the eligibility year, Georgetown mastered projects for Garth Brooks In the Life of Chris Gaines; Asleep at the Wheel Ride With Bob; Jimmy Buffett Live Tues/Thurs/Sat; Dixie Chicks Fly; John Prine In Spite of ourselves; George Strait Latest Greatest Straitest Hits; various Happy Texas soundtrack; Wynonna New Day Dawning; Trisha Yearwood Real Live Woman; Neil Young Silver & Gold.
Bernie Grundman Mastering, Hollywood, CA: During the eligibility period the studio mastered projects for Beck Midnite Vultures, Joni Mitchell Both Sides Now, Eminem Slim Shady, Tom Waits Mule Variations, Ice Cube War & Peace disk II, B.B. King Deuces, Blink 182 Enema of the State, Dr. Dre Chronic 2001, Smashmouth Astrolounge, Master P only God Can Judge Me, Third Eye Blind Blue, Da Brat Unrestricted, Smokey Robinson Intimate, Patsy Cline Duets, Eric Benet A Day In The Life, and Steve Vai The Ultra Zone.
Sterling Sound, New York City: During the eligibility year, Sterling Sound mastered projects for Santana Supernatural; Creed Human Clay; Tony Bennett Bennett Sings Ellington/Hot And Cool; Tricky Juxtapose; Metallica S & M; AC/DC Stiff Upper Lip; Yes The Ladder; Backstreet Boys Millennium; D’Angelo Voodoo; Mandy Moore So Real.
D. Audio Post-Production FacilityComplete Sound, Hollywood, CA: Eligibility-year projects include: (episodic) Judging Amy, Popular, Felicity, MYoB; (sitcoms) Dharma & Greg, Titus, Boy Meets World, Moesha, Malcom and Eddie; (MoW) Up, Up and Away, Cora Unashamed; (game show) Hollywood Squares; (DVD mastering) Titanic, Alien Trilogy, The Abyss, Terminator 2 (DTS), Eagles Hell Freezes over (DTS); (TV feature remastering) The Fifth Element, Jerry Maguire, Philadelphia, Big Daddy; (specials) AFI 100 Years “Movies,” AFI 100 Years “100 Stars,” Soul Train Star Fest 1999, 14th Annual TV Academy; and (digital cinema) An Ideal Husband.
Skywalker Sound, San Rafael, CA: Eligibility-year credits include Star Wars: Episode I-The Phantom Menace (audio post, including portion of music mix); Fight Club (audio post); Toy Story 2 (audio post); Galaxy Quest (audio post); The Haunting (audio post); Titus (audio post); Iron Giant (audio post); Bicentennial Man (audio post); Journey of Man-Cirque du Soleil 3D IMAX (audio post); Elmo of Grouchland (feature film score).
Sound one, New York City: Eligibility-yearcredits include The Astronaut’s Wife; Bowfinger; Bringing out The Dead; six episodes of HBo’s The Corner; The Cradle Will Rock; Ghost Dog; Mission to Mars; The Sixth Sense; Sleepy Hollow; What Planet Are You From?
Soundelux Hollywood, Hollywood, CA: Eligibility-year credits include American Beauty, Any Given Sunday, Inspector Gadget, End of Days, Tarzan, For Love of the Game, The Corruptor, Election, Instinct and Big Daddy.
Todd-Ao Studios, Hollywood, CA: Eligibility-year projects include: Tarzan (Disney Animation), Double Jeopardy, South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut, Cider House Rules, Being John Malkovich, The Thomas Crown Affair, End of Days, Flawless and Wonder Boys.
E. Remote Recording FacilityDesign FX Audio, Los Angeles: During the eligibility period, Design FX recorded: Metallica/Billboard Music Awards, Las Vegas; Hole/MTV FANatics/Palace, Hollywood; Tom Petty & Tom Waits/VH-1 Storytellers, Burbank; Kid Rock, Limp Bizkit, Sugar Ray, Chili Peppers, orgy/KRoQ Weenie Roast; Elton John, Luther Vandross, Gloria Estefan, Stevie Wonder/MGM Grand, Las Vegas; Beck, Foo Fighters, oasis, Save Ferris/KRoQ Acoustic X-mas; KISS/VH-1/UCLA; Rage Against the Machine/El Rey Theater, L.A.; Lit/Album Network/Palace, L.A.; and The offspring/VH-1/House of Blues, Las Vegas.
Effanel Music, New York City: Effanel Music recorded and/or mixed the following projects during the eligibility year: the 42nd Annual Grammy Awards; Sheryl Crow & Friends Central Park in Blue; Ricky Martin one Night only; Dave Matthews Listener Supported; Metallica S&M; Liza Minnelli Minnelli on Minnelli; The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony; VH-1 Divas Live, 1999-2000; VH-1 Storytellers and Woodstock ’99.
Le Mobile Remote Recording Studio, Vista, CA: During the eligibility period, Le Mobile recorded Sting, Further Festival, R.E.M., Eminem, Paul McCartney, Blink 182, Cher, Page & The Black Crowes, ozzFest, Cirque du Soleil “La Nouba,” Stone Temple Pilots, Martina McBride, Eagles, Sammy Hagar, Beck, GooGoo Dolls, and multiple MTV and VH-1 projects; film scoring: A Stir of Echoes, Lake Placid, Castle In The Sky, Journey of Man (IMAX), House on Haunted Hill, Nurse Betty and The Contender.
Record Plant Remote, Ringwood, NJ: During the eligibility year Record Plant Remote recorded Aerosmith, David Bowie, Woodstock ’99, Mariah Carey, Korn, Collective Soul, Billy Joel New Year’s Eve, Tom Petty, The Roots, Dave Matthews, Rock Fest, Wynton Marsalis, Farm Aid, oliva Newton-John, Wyclef Jean, God Smack, Marc Anthony, Kid Rock, Live and Celine Dion.
Remote Recording Services, Lahaska, PA: Eligiblity-year credits include 1999 Academy Awards live television broadcast (orchestra); Marc Anthony “The Concert from Madison Square Garden” HBo Special; Jimmy Buffett “Don’t Stop The Carnival” tour live CD and Internet broadcast; Wynton Marsalis & The Lincoln Center Jazz orchestra “Swingin’ With Duke” PBS TV special and live CD; Natalie Merchant “Live in Concert” CD; “Live From The Metropolitan opera” a season of live television shows; The Rolling Stones No Security live CD; Shania Twain CBS TV special; Barbra Streisand New Year’s Eve Concert; and In Concert at the White House PBS TV special with B.B. King; Woodstock ’99 live TV broadcast and CD.
F. Recording StudioConway Studios, Hollywood, CA: Eligibility-year credits included Christina Aguilera Christina Aguilera; Sisqo Unleash The Dragon; Green Day Nimrod; Blink 182 Enema of the State; Foo Fighters There Is Nothing Left To Lose; Tarzan soundtrack; Ricky Martin Ricky Martin; Mary J. Blige Mary; Mariah Carey Rainbow; Cher Believe; and Dixie Chicks Fly.
Quad Recording, New York City: Eligiblty-year credits include Mariah Carey Rainbow; Lou Reed Ecstasy; Bob Dylan Blonde on Blonde remix for reissue; Vitamin C Vitamin C; Jessica Simpson Sweet Kisses; Chris Rock Bigger and Blacker; Missy Elliot; South Park: Bigger, Longer, Uncut soundtrack; Lauryn Hill; The Roots; The Lox; DMX; Jay-Z; Eve; Tyrese; Rosie o’Donnell; Steven Marley; and The Temptations.
Record Plant, Los Angeles: Eligibility-year credits include Celine Dion All The Way….A Decade of Song; Enrique Iglesias Enrique; Elton John The Road To El Dorado; “Smooth” Santana featuring Rob Thomas; Puff Daddy Forever; Barbra Streisand A Love Like ours; System of a Down System of a Down; “Music of the Heart” Gloria Estafan with N’Sync; 3 Doors Down The Better Life (including “Kryptonite”); Sisqo Unleash the Dragon (including “Thong Song”); Mariah Carey Rainbow (including “Heartbreaker”); and Luis Miguel Amarte Es Un Placer.
Right Track Recording, New York City: Eligibility-year credits include Mary J. Blige Mary; David Bowie VH-1 Storytellers; Brandy Never Say Never; Mariah Carey Rainbow; Natalie Cole Snowfall in the Sahara; Jay-Z Life and Times of S. Carter Vol. 3; Jewel Joy A Holiday Season; Kelis Kaleidoscope; Ricky Martin Ricky Martin; Pat Metheny Map of the World; Nas Nastradamus; Pavarotti & Friends; Q-Tip Amplified; Dianne Reeves Bridges; Sting Brand New Day; Barbra Streisand A Love Like ours; Will Smith Willennium; and the Being John Malkovich soundtrack.
The Village, West Los Angeles: Eligibility-year credits include Counting Crows; Red Hot Chili Peppers; Sheryl Crow; Jennifer Lopez; Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers; Brian Setzer orchestra; Smashing Pumpkins; The Wallflowers; Bono; Christina Aguilera; N’Sync; and offspring; soundtracks for Toy Story II; The Hurricane; and Stuart Little.