Zach Kasik

American Audio Engineer, Record Producer, Professional Musician and Songwriter

 

(OWNER/CEO - Wild Feather Recording)

Zach was born in Nebraska and grew up in South Dakota.​ He was raised on Southern Rock, Outlaw Country, Blues and Soul. 

 By 11 years old Zach and older Brother Kenny Kasik had already begun to make a name for themselves around the mid-west club scene with thier Southern Rock Band The Lugnuts. Zach moved to Phoenix AZ in 2002 and earned a degree in Audio Engineering from The Conservatory Of Recording Arts. In 2003 he moved to Los Angeles where After a 2 week internship at Oceanway Recording in Hollywood, Zach was hired full time and spent the next 4 years working sessions with everyone from Paul McCartney to The Rolling Stones and Dr. Dre. He spent 6 more years frelancing and working with some of the biggest names in the business. In 2013 he reclocated to Nashville and Opened a Studio on a ranch just outside of town, After networking for several years and recording some of Nashvilles finest, Zach Moved a few miles down the road and opened Wild Feather Recording Jan 1st 2019.

BIO & Portfolio:

"LEARN FROM THE BEST AND BECOME THE BEST AT WHAT YOU DO"

-ZACH KASIK

THE FOLLOWING IS A SMALL LOOK AT THE AMAZING JOURNEY THAT SHAPED A DRIVEN SOUTH DAKOTA MUSICIAN INTO A PLATINUM SELLING ENGINEER. THE MENTORS, CLIENTS , FELLOW MUSICIANS AND AMAZING PEOPLE WHO MAKE UP THIS PORTFOLIO ALL CONTRIBUTED TO THE QUALITY OF ZACHS WORK TODAY.

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Major Label Album Credits

"LIVE AT THE RYMAN" 

2019 Columbia Records

Wild Feather Recording

Nashville, TN

OLD CROW MEDICINE SHOW

Credit: Engineer

RELEASE DATE: 10/9/19

"THE GUITAR SONG"

2010 Mercury Records

Lion Share Studios

Beverly Hills, CA

JAMEY JOHNSON

Credit: Assistant Engineer

RIAA Certified Gold

"HARVEST OF DARKNESS"

2015 Roadrunner Records

Ross Robinson's Compound

Venice, CA

WILD THRONE

Credit:  Engineer

MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK

2008 LIONSGATE FILMS

Extacy Studios

Hollywood, CA

REPO! THE GENETIC OPERA

Credit: Engineer, Banjo, Vocals

"DIDN'T SEE IT COMING" 

2012 MELODY RECORDS

Melody Recording Studios

Hollywood, CA

THE RAILWAYS

Credit: Engineer

"AMERICAN IDIOT"

2004 WARNER REPRISE

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

Green Day

Assistant/Runner

"HEAVIER THINGS"

2005 CONCORD RECORDS

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

JOHN MAYER

Assistant/Intern

"THAT LONESOME SONG"

2008 Mercury Records

Lion Share Studios

Beverly Hills, CA

JAMEY JOHNSON

Credit: Assistant Engineer

RIAA Certified Gold & Platinum

"PERFECTIONIST"

2011 Interscope Records

American Dream Studios

Hollywood, CA

NATALIA KILLS

Credit:  Producer, Engineer

Guitar

"THE DRONE"

2013 Sapian Records

Ross Robinson's Compound

Venice, CA

WE ARE KNUCKLE DRAGGER

Credit:  Engineer

MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK

2012 Empire Films

Joe Bishara Studios

Hollywood, CA

THE DEVILS CARNIVAL

Credit: Engineer, Banjo, Vocals

MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK

20011 

AXIOM Recording Studios

Hollywood, CA

AUTOPSY

Credit: Composer, Engineer, Bass, Vocals

"CHAOS AND CREATION IN THE BACKYARD"

2004 Capitol Records

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

PAUL MCCARTNEY

Assistant/Runner

"THE ROAD TO ESCONDIDO"

2006 Reprise Records

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

JJ CALE & ERIC CLAPTON

Assistant/Intern

"THE INFORMATION"

2006 INTERSCOPE

Soundisidore Studios

Beverly Hills, CA

BECK

Credit: Assistant Engineer

RIAA Certified: GOLD

"TIAGO LA IS LOOSING THE PLOT"

2010 LEX Records

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

DREW BROWN

 

Credit: Engineer

"HIGH DESERT HEAT"

2018 Vizztone Label Group

The Switchyard

Nashville, TN

TOO SLIM AND THE TAILDRAGGERS

Credit:  Producer, Songwriter, Bass Guitar, Vocals

"LEAVE NO ASHES"

2004 V2 RECORDS

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

BURNING BRIDES

Assistant/Intern

Credit: Handclapping

"LEAVE NO ASHES"

2004 V2 RECORDS

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

BURNING BRIDES

Assistant/Intern

Credit: Handclapping

"A BIGGER BANG"

2005 Virgin Records

Ocenway Recording

Hollywood, CA

The Rolling Stones

Assistant/Runner

Personal Assistant for Kieth Richards

"GENIUS LOVES COMPANY"

2005 CONCORD RECORDS

Oceanway Recording

Hollywood, CA

RAY CHARLES

Assistant/Runner

UNCREDITED WORKS

THERE ARE MANY MORE... We will continue to add to the Credits List to also include some of the Indie projects. These are just the highlights of a journey with many more years ahead...

Wild Feather Recording

Nashville, TN

wildfeatherrecording@gmail.com

Tel: 1-480-239-9461