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Staff Biographies


Mark Kenoly

Producer / Musician / Voice / Bass Guitar and Production Teacher

Mark specializes in producing many styles of music, including, Pop, Rock, Classic R&B, Soul, Gospel and Contemporary Christian. He can create custom music tracks for his artists or work with tracks that they provide. He also teaches bass guitar and classes in Pro Tools and Reason. Mark is an accomplished singer and he uses an exciting new electronic vocal training technique with amazing results. With decades of experience producing his own solo projects and several groups and artists, he currently performs with Mark Kenoly & Kingdom Voice. He has also produced, performed, written, and sung on a Grammy Nominated Album with Junior Walker and on Dove Award albums for Promise Keepers and Ron Kenoly. He also performed on the hit movie soundtracks, ANIMAL HOUSE featuring JOHN BELUSHI (deceased), and WHICH WAY IS UP featuring RICHARD PRYOR (also deceased). His career also includes bass performances on Gold and Platinum albums for Rose Royce, Stargard, and The Undisputed Truth.

     

Tim Abbott

Producer / Musician / Voice, Guitar, Keyboard, and Drum teacher

With decades of experience as a performing and recording musician. Producing his own solo projects and several groups and artists. Tim is also using an exciting new electronic vocal training technique. We combine voice training with studio recording for very quick results that you can hear for yourself. Currently performing with Mark Kenoly & Kingdom Voice, and one of the original members of "The Chocolate Watchband" Classic rock group, Tim is a studio musician, producer, engineer, arranger, teacher, vocal coach, plays guitar, guitar synthesizer, bass, keyboard, harmonica, drums and flute.

     

Prince Damons

Producer / Teacher

Out of the soul of Mississippi comes a young talented musician, singer, songwriter, and producer. Prince "BlkMagic" Damons is one of the hottest new producers in R&B, Soul, and Hip Hop. Though the Bay Area claims Prince as one of their area’s top producers Prince's hot tracks are being heard all over the world. Prince has written, produced and performed for some of today's hottest artists as well as seasoned veterans like legendary recording artist Lenny Williams, neo-soul giant Dwele, hip hop legends E40 and Too Short. You can even hear Prince's music in the background of several CW Network TV shows and movies like the “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”, "Top Model" and several others. Prince Damons has also made his mark in the world of film composing full musical scores for notable short films such as Ka'ramuu Kish's S&A Award Winning Film 'And Then...' starring Vanessa Williams (Soul Food) and Diandra Lyle.

Born in a small town in Northeast Mississippi, Damons started playing his first instrument around the age of four. His profile now includes 13 different musical instruments including piano, drums, bass and guitar. After earning his bachelor’s degree in commercial music at the University of North Alabama, he relocated to California and landed a deal as a freelance music producer and ghost writer, allowing him to work with several major record labels around the country. Prince also became the musical director and keyboardist for legendary singer, Lenny Williams. This connection has allow Prince to grow his fan base and tour all around the world opening for the legendary R&B singer.

Prince currently put the finishing touches on his highly anticipated solo project, Atmospheric Soul (release date coming soon). Prince showcases both his skills as a producer and a dynamic soul artist/songwriter. Prince teamed up with old friends and powerhouse recording artists such as Dwele, E40, Too Short, Goapele, Lenny Williams (Tower of Power), American Idol's LaToya London, Rosie Gaines and the legendary Archie Bell amongst others. Buzz around this album rumors Prince Damons to be the "Quincy Jones" of a new era. Prince's upcoming album, Atmospheric Soul, is a musical feast for the eclectic soul and R&B listeners. Atmospheric Soul brings soul music back front and center as it compresses the sounds of R&B, Soul, Hip‐Hop, Jazz, Spoken Word and even a hint of Gospel.

     

Deez Beatz (aka DB)

DJ & Producer / Engineer Production class teacher

DB writes songs and beats, produces, engineers and teaches Pro Tools and Reason Production. Specializing as a mix engineer, DB produced at Silent Sound Studio in Atlanta, GA. while T.I., Snoop Dogg, Swizz Beatz, and Scott Storch were in the studio.