Co-founder of Saddle Creek Records, Mike Mogis, has been writing and producing since the early 90’s. Deeply imbedded in the burgeoning music scene in Omaha, Nebraska, Mogis began his career as a member of the now legendary Lullaby for the Working Class and has since gone on to become one of the most acclaimed producers of his generation. Being a permanent member of Bright Eyes along with Conor Oberst, Mogis achieved critical success with 2002’s Lifted or the Story is in the Soil, Keep Your Ear to the Ground, and later both critical and commercial success with I’m Wide Awake…It’s Morning. Other works including Monsters of Folk ST, Rilo Kiley’s More Adventurous, First Aid Kit’s The Lion’s Roar and Stay Gold, The Faint’s Wet From Birth, and Curvise’s Ugly Organ have again proven his ability to capture the sounds of various genres and artistic approaches. His musical talents also include the ability to play a wide variety of instruments including guitar, keyboards, pedal steel, mandolin, and countless others. With his impressive resume and creative versatility, he is one of today’s most celebrated producers.
Named 2003’s Producer of the Year by Pro Audio Magazine, Mogis continues to reside in Omaha, where he owns his own studio, ARC Studios.
Mike Mogis also works as a film composer scoring such films as “The Fault In Our Stars”.
Phoebe Bridgers Signing
We are very proud to …
We are very proud to welcome Los Angeles based singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers to Blue Raincoat Artists. Her debut album, ‘Stranger In The Alps’ was released on Dead Oceans last September and has been cited by many critics as one of the albums of 2017. She has also received three nominations for the AIM Independent Music Awards.
Phoebe’s frequent collaborator Christian Lee Hutson will also be appearing on our Blue Raincoat Artists roster. Hutson is currently working on his sophomore album, which is being produced by Bridgers.
This is part of a deal that has seen Darin Harmon joining the company in a dual role. As well as Artist management, Darin will oversee the Chrysalis Records catalogue in the US. As well as Phoebe and Christian, He also brings Mike Mogis into the family.
You can read the full story over on Music Business Worldwide and listen to ‘Strangers In The Alps’ below.Listen here