EP 255 | Garth Richardson

EP 255 | Garth Richardson

Garth Richardson, aka GGGarth, is a producer who has worked with huge names in rock and metal such as Red Hot Chili Peppers, Rage Against the Machine, Nickelback, Motley Crue, Testament and many more. He’s also the co-founder of the Nimbus School of Recording Arts in Vancouver, Canada.


2:37 – Work ethic is everything

7:05 – Being a producer in 2020 and how people can get started

13:26 – Why Garth started Nimbus

22:55 – Coordinating a multi-room production

25:42 – How not to burn out vocalists and drummers

32:56 – Stress is like a virus

34:20 – Leadership tips

34:43 – Trust 

44:19 – How to deal with someone lying to you about how they feel

52:01 – Commanding respect

59:53 – Self-destructive behaviors and the correlation to creativity

1:06:39 – The Toronto

1:12:12 – Taking an artists’ sound further

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