What do Stranger Things, Ariana Grande and the Grammys have in common?
10 Best Cities in Germany for Work
Wednesday October 24, 2018
Germany has the fourth highest nominal GDP in the world, making it one of the most powerful economies. Traditionally, the rate of unemployment in Germany is small (around 5%). German cities boast a large number of innovative high tech companies and its fast-growing industrialization is causing an outburst in the number of available jobs. Subsequently, […]
The Los Angeles Film School alumni!
It’s been quite a year for our alumni. Hannah Lux Davis (Film 2006) broke YouTube’s record for most views in 24 hours with Ariana Grande’s Thank U, Next video. Andres Borda (Recording Arts 2010) won a Latin Grammy for engineering Carlos Vives’ album Vives. And Jordan Wilby (Recording Arts 2002) won another Primetime Emmy for his work on Netflix’s 1980s throwback series, Stranger Things.
At this year’s 61st Annual Grammy Awards, which takes place on Sunday, February 10, we’ll be rooting for our talented alumni who have credits on Grammy-nominated albums. Join us in celebrating their successes!
Wednesday October 24, 2018
Baden-Wurttemberg Size: 35,751 square kilometers Capital: Stuttgart Population: 11 million residents The state of Baden-Wurttemberg is located in the southwest of Germany and it covers an area of 35,751 square kilometers. This region is home to around 11 million inhabitants with around 600,000 of them residing in the capital and the largest city in this […]
And The Nominees Are…
Hannah Lux Davis
Ariana Grande’s album, Sweetener, was nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album. Hannah Lux Davis (Film 2006) directed the video single Breathin from the album.
As a special note, Hannah’s latest collaboration with Ariana Grande, the music video Thank U, Next, was released last month and received 55.4 Million views on YouTube in the first 24 hours! This set a YouTube record! This is a huge accomplishment for director and LAFS alumna, Hannah Lux Davis.
Jaycen Joshua (LARS 2003) was the mixer for Camila Cabello’s Camila, which was nominated for Best Pop Vocal Album. Included on the album, was the single Havana, which also received a nomination for Best Pop Solo Performance.
Jaycen also mixed Toni Braxton’s Sex and Cigarettes, which was nominated for Best R&B Album. Over the past 15 years, Jaycen has had astonishing success, mixing over 100 RIAA Gold and Platinum albums for artists including Mary J. Blige, Mariah Carey, Whitney Houston, Rihanna, Beyonce, Jay-Z, Wiz Khalifa, Michael Jackson and many, many more!
Best Colleges in Germany for American Students
Tuesday May 07, 2019
Are you an ambitious student from the US who is considering options to study abroad and Germany has caught your attention? However, you have no or little idea as to what are the best colleges in Germany for American students. Over 370,000 current international students in Germany, including over 6,800 American students can relate to your […]
ASRA 2010 alumnus Andres Borda, who picked up a Latin Grammy in Las Vegas a few months ago for engineering Carlos Vives’ album Vives (Best Tropical Latin Album), is coming back to the US. Vives was nominated for Best Latin Pop Album.
The soundtrack for Stanger Things was nominated for Best Compilation Soundtrack, and Jordan Wilby (LARS 2002) was the Sound Effects Editor for every episode of the production. Earlier in the year, he received a Primetime Emmy for his work.
Marco Sonzini (LARS 2009) has an engineering credit on Janelle Monae’s Dirty Computer album, which is nominated for Album of the Year.
His experience in the studio includes recording and mixing sessions for, among others, Alejandra Guzmán, Kevin Bacon, John Mayer, Draco Rosa, Romina Power, Alessandra Amoroso, Joe Bastianich and Disney.
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