Avatar Studios- THE place to record in New York City. One of the greatest studios in the world and my alma mater
Spin Recording Studios- the best place to record in New York on a budget
Sterling Sound- ask for Randy Merrill, he'll treat you right
Apple- the coolest software, computers and portable gadgets
Paul McCartney- need I say more?
Donald Fagen (Steely Dan)- supremely talented with a wicked sense of humor
Roberta Flack- the one and only queen of R&B
Jerry Barnes- multi-talented funky ass bass player, vocalist, songwriter and one hell of a nice guy