Los Angeles is admittedly a worldwide hub for the music industry, and virtually every major recording artist has recorded in this area at one time or another. Southern California is home to literally hundreds of high-caliber recording studios, with clients that include celebrity artists, major labels, film/TV productions, major corporations, small businesses and thousands of indie musicians.
The list of high-profile recording projects done in southern California is far too long to mention here, but just as a sample, here are just some of the major artists who have recorded projects in southern California recording studios:
The Rolling Stones
Black Eyed Peas
Dave Matthews Band
Three Doors Down
Red Hot Chili Peppers
…and the list goes on and on.
As you can see, if it’s an artist you know, chances are that artist has recorded in a southern California recording studio. If you desire a career as an audio engineer or music producer in this area, and if you can make the connections to get into one of these studios, you could easily find yourself working with your favorite band or artist.