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ELAN MORRISON  IS AN ACCOMPLISHED AMERICAN MUSIC PRODUCER AND SONGWRITER. HE HAS CREATED A SUCCESSFUL CAREER PRODUCING, ENGINEERING AND WRITING FOR ARTISTS SUCH AS DR. DRE, SLASH, SEAN “P DIDDY” COMBS, BONES, BRANDY, BOOKER T, E3, BOOT CAMP CLIQUE, PROPHET & DJ SKITTLES, RAY J, SEAL, SLAYER, TONI BRAXTON, AND TRES ALONG WITH CORPORATE CLIENTELE INCLUDING HUMMER, MERCEDES-BENZ, MOTOROLA, sony & More.

ELAN IS ORIGINALLY FROM BALTIMORE, Maryland AND HAS SINCE SPLIT HIS TIME BETWEEN NEW YORK, SOUTH FLORIDA AND LOS ANGELES, CONNECTING WITH SOME OF THE GREATEST MUSICIANS AND ARTISTS OF OUR TIME ALONG WITH WAY. Elan BRINGS HIS UNIQUE SOUND TO ALL OF HIS MUSIC - A DISTINCT STYLE THAT HAS helped define MULTIPLE award winning projects.

ELAN BEGAN HIS PROFESSIONAL CAREER IN HIS EARLY TEENS AS A SOUGHT-AFTER DJ IN THE EAST COAST UNDERGROUND SCENE, WHERE HIS TALENTS BROUGHT HIM NATIONWIDE ATTENTION AND ACCLAIM. ALMOST OVERNIGHT, HE BEGAN BOOKING SHOWS FOR SOME OF THE BIGGEST NAMES IN TURNTABLISM (DJ OBERT, DJ CRAZE, DJ SKITTLES, AND DEISEL BOY) AT MAJOR VENUES SUCH AS WEBSTER’S HALL AND SPIRIT IN NEW YORK CITY, THE EAST AND HARPERS FAIRY IN BOSTON, AKA LOUNGE IN ORLANDO, HIGHER GROUND IN BURLINGTON, VA AND ATLANTA’S TABERNACLE to name a few.

ELAN HAS SINCE PRODUCED FOR HIGHLY ACCLAIMED CLIENTS AT STUDIO 56 IN HOLLYWOOD, AS WELL AS OTHER PRESTIGIOUS RECORDING STUDIOS INCLUDING STudio 56, THE RECORD PLANT, SUNSET SOUND, ENCORE, Mad Dog, "UMRK", Westlake, CHEROKEE, OCEAN WAY, Paramount, Ameraycan, Electric Lady, Quad Studios AND THE HIT FACTORY.

IN 2011-12 YOU COULD FIND ELAN WORKING AT FRANK ZAPPA'S LEGENDARY "UMRK" STUDIO WHERE ELAN CO/ PRODUCED, MIXED AND WROTE FOR ARTISTS SUCH AS BOBBY BROWN, MACY GRAY, FRANK ZAPPA (PENGUINS IN BONDAGE -1974 LIVE IN CHICAGO), DMC (Noise Revolution), MC LYTE, INDIA ARIE, CHINO XL, WAYNE STATIC, MATT SORUM, SIMBU STR, Dirty Diamond Band AND MORE.

ELAN CURRENTLY RESIDES IN HOLYWOOD CALIFORNIA.


SXSW 2014 Music Producer Elan Morrison on Lady Gaga & P.Diddy!

YOUNG HOLLYWOOD sits down with ACLAIMED music producer Elan Morrison at SXSW to find out what he looks for when scouting fresh talent at festivals like this! He reveals one act that has stood out to him the most, plus he talks about checking out Lady Gaga's show, working with the likes of Diddy and Dre, and how he values collaboration over competition in the music industry!

 

MIXING The EP at Colorado Sound, Denver 2013

Elan morrison, J.P Manza, Josh Larson, Seth Larson, Trevor Mariotti, Ryan Chrys, Conn O'flynn MIXING THE NEW EP AT COLORADO SOUND, DENVER CO. 2013. 

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Elan Morrison & James LoMenzo -    Aphex Ambassadors

Elan and James took time on their own to sit and discuss what they do, their music and how they use Aphex products to help bring out their performances.



TESTIMONIALS


“I’VE WORKED WITH ELAN MANY TIMES OVER THE YEARS AND IT'S ALWAYS SOMETHING I LOOK FORWARD TO. ELAN'S VERY PRESENCE SETS A WONDERFULLY CREATIVE ENVIORNMENT. HE'S A SKILLED MUSICIAN AND HIS "PRODUCTION EARS" ARE SOMETHING TO ASPIRE TO. I'M GLAD TO CALL HIM A FRIEND AND ENRICHED TO HAVE THE EXPERIENCE OF KNOWING THIS EXCEEDINGLY TALENTED SOUL!”

-JAMES LOMENZO    (John Fogerty, Dave Mustaine, Zakk Wylde, David Lee Roth, Ozzy Osbourne, Slash, Ace Frehley)



“E is a talented old soul with so much soul! The future excites all of us who have had the pleasure of makin’ the funk with him.”

-George Clinton       (Parliment Funkadelic) 



"INSTINCT COMBINED WITH DEDICATION AND SELF CULTIVATION MAKES E A THREAT TO CLOSE MINDED PEOPLE."

- STEVEN TYLER      (Aerosmith) 



“A Truly outstanding talent”

Perry Farrell      (Janes Addiction) 



“Experience unmatched, E is a force to be reckoned with.”

DjVice       (20+ year celebrity DJ & music industry veteran) 




“E IS A SUPER TALENTED PRODUCER THAT PLAYS LOTS OF INSTRUMENTS… HE HAS GREAT MUSICAL IDEAS AND AS A PERSON HE IS FANTASTIC TO WORK WITH…. PART OF PRODUCING IS THE ABILITY TO WORK WITH ALL KINDS OF PEOPLE IN MANY DIFFERENT MUSICAL SITUATIONS… ELAN CAN DO BOTH EXTREMELY WELL.”

KENNY ARONOFF         (John Fogerty, Smashing Pumpkins, Rolling Stones etc.)




"BEHIND THE EYES OF THIS HUMBLE HUMAN IS A MUSICAL PRODIGY & AN ANGEL AMONGST ARTISTs."

- JAMES LANDRY HÉBERT           (GANGSTER SQUAD, SUPER 8, 7 PSYCHOPATHS, Benjamin Button)