Award winning engineer, Michael Shepherd, has become one of most respected audio engineers in Eastern Canada, and has been recognized with multiple industry nominations from Music Nova Scotia and the East Coast Music Association. With 14 years of repeated nominations, ‘Sheppy’ has won three ECMA awards for Studio Engineer of the Year – including this past year at ECMA 2014.
Working mostly from Lakewind Sound Studios, Sheppy is responsible for creating the Lakewind “sound” on many of the most popular recordings from Atlantic Canada. Over the last 15 years, he’s worked with the best the East Coast has to offer. These clients include Natalie MacMaster, Gordie Sampson, Matt Minglewood and Carleton Stone. (see full list on client page).
An OIART graduate, (Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology), Mike “Sheppy” Shepherd is well schooled in all areas of audio disciplines, including TV and film production, and specializes in Pro Tools. He is featured in a video “Spotlight on Success” interview on the OIART website.
Sheppy’s work record is impressive, having worked with such world-renowned producers as George Massenburg, Peter Asher and Bob Ezrin, as he continues to sharpen his skills and add to his client list.