Mastering the Recording Studio Mike Flannery is a composer, producer, engineer and children’s recording artist in New York City. A classically-trained musician since childhood, he got his start in rock playing in the NJ underground scene in the ‘90s. As a major label artist with LAVA/Atlantic in the early 2000s, he toured alongside major artists including Outkast, My Morning Jacket, LL Cool J and Ludacris. Around this time he also opened his own recording studio in Maine and started honing his craft as a producer, engineer and mixer. Eventually, Mike branched out into advertising and began to compose custom music for several high-profile national campaigns. In early 2012 he opened a new studio in New York City and continues to compose for brands, record with artists and also share his expertise on various music-industry-related topics through speaking engagements.