2020 Arkansas Music Business Conference
Meet The Owners
Shaun Bayles is an acclaimed guitarist to Major Label and Independent artists, an in demand session musician, and nationally recognized composer. He has built a reputation on not only his depth of musical knowledge but his passion for quality of the end result with an unwavering passion for music that is audible. Shaun was raised in Northwest Arkansas but left at 19 to attend and Graduate the acclaimed Belmont University's Music Program. There and beyond Shaun has personally studied with some of the most revered guitarists to grace the worlds stage including Paul Abrams, Muriel Anderson, John Pell, Jack Pearson, Robbie Thompson and Mario DaSilva.
As a professional, Shaun is considered one of Nashville’s top guitarists and has performed all over the world with Country, Pop and Rock music’s biggest stars and living legends including Little Texas, Carmine Appice, Dustin Lynch, Bucky Covington, Chuck Wicks, Michelle Wright, Sarah Buxton, Trent Willmon, Alana Grace, Katrina Elam and many other Major Label artists.
In addition to his artist production, mixing/mastering and touring schedule, Shaun is currently is working on the release of his first studio solo project, several collaborative efforts including a duo with wife Hollie called Tupelo Jane and is in the process of collaborating with several groups of old friends from Nashville on many projects varying in styles from bluegrass and folk to heavy rock and even some jazz blues and fusion projects for future single-based releases. In addition, he is working on a series of instructional videos and books for programs and publishers ranging from guitar instruction to music publishing guides to recording software instructional manuals. Passionate about music education and family , time marches forward with hopes of bringing his experience and talents to Echo Lounge Studios in Northwest Arkansas to provide musicians, songwriters, artists, bands, publishers, artist managers and record labels a wonderful place to record, learn and thrive in Northwest Arkansas.
Adam Rogers developed an innovative sound and style by studying and working as an recording and mixing engineer for over a decade in Nashville, Tennessee. He had the pleasure of working with top charting songwriters, major label musicians, and television networks such as Katrina Elam, Zavitson Music Group, Hank Williams Jr. Enterprises, Beau Tackett (Blake Shelton), TNT Network, The Disney Channel.
As a composer and producer, he has successfully created content that is enjoyed by listeners all around the world. He has had the pleasure of working at such facilities as Oceanway Studios Nashville, Loud Studios Nashville, The Exit/In, and many other legendary studios. He has also befriended many Grammy Award-Winning engineers, producers, and musicians, helping to create a palette for music both genuine and vast. Striving to create an atmosphere where the creativity and musical performance takes first priority, his calculated approach leads to capturing and presenting a unique, high-quality final product.