Behind The Groove Panel on Science and Music
Rob is an established producer, writer, musician and filmmaker. His three-decade career in the entertainment industry is a direct result of his ability to consistently create uncontrived works that inspire people. The determination Rob exhibited as a teenager himself offered him the numerous rare opportunities.
At age 14, Rob wrote, performed and recorded with his own band as well as developing his production techniques while observing the recording sessions of Canadian bands including Rush and Triumph at close proximity.
At 16, Rob co-wrote with members of Canadian band Harlequin. He continued to develop opportunities on the west coast, building a close relationship with the Mancini family at Devonshire Studios in Los Angeles. This furthered his production abilities and record industry exposure surrounded by successful recording artists, including Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson and Ozzy Osborne.
Throughout the years Rob has continued developing his talents in L.A., New York, Toronto, London and throughout Europe. He continued building relationships with Record and Publishing company executives internationally, being signed to various recording and publishing contracts.
Rob and his close-knit team of engineers, programmers, musicians and songwriters create inspiration and impact in their music. Together their combined credits cover a diverse range of commercially successful artists, including; Coldplay, U2, White Lies, Sir Paul McCartney, Lenny Kravitz, Goldfrapp, Madonna, Michael Jackson, Mya and the Rolling Stones.
Rob has created & produced a number of songs and music for Hollywood Film & TV productions for companies, including Universal Pictures, Miramax Films, Lions Gate Entertainment, and Saatchi & Saatchi.