FOUNDER / PRESIDENT / PRODUCER
Lawson White is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, producer, and the founder and President of Good Child Music, a record label, publishing, and production company based in Brooklyn, NY.
Lawson’s production work and recording studio are central to the thriving new music community in New York City, and Lawson has produced many of the records that define the New York new music scene. He has worked with artists such as Gil Scott-Heron, Santigold, Chromeo, A-Trak, MNDR, Balún, Shakira, Oh Land, Magic Wands, Ben Folds, Andrew Wyatt, Tony Trischka, David Lang, John Zorn, Zeena Parkins, Kim Gordon (Sonic Youth), So Percussion, Matmos, Alarm Will Sound, International Contemporary Ensemble, ACME, NOW Ensemble and many others. His compositions can be heard in films and on TV commercials, and on many of the records of the artists with whom he collaborates.
Lawson is originally from Nashville, TN. His studio is currently based in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. He has a BM in Music Performance and the Performer's Certificate from the Eastman School of Music, and an MM in Music Performance from Yale University.
Lawson uses Pearl Drums / Adams Percussion, Zildjian Cymbals, Vic Firth Sticks, Ableton Live, & Eventide effects.
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