Studio Info

In the Studio

A Multi-Talent: Recording Engineer, Mixer, Performer on Drums, Studio and Production Management, Live Sound-Front of House Engineer, Live Show Production, Stage Management, Engineering Instruction, Sound/ Recording Gear consulting from theater to home studio…

Justin travels to record at numerous studios and also brings his studio to the artist. He primarily mixes at his renovated barn studio in the Hudson Valley, New York.

Not only has he worked with Americana, Folk, Roots Music legends, his repertoire reaches all genres including: Blue Grass, Jazz, Classical, Finnish Blues and Folk, Rock, Indie, and Pop.

Grammy Award Winning Production Team:  Larry Campbell and Justin Guip


Photo Credit: Rick Litvin


Grammy Wins:

Best Traditional Folk Album 2007 Dirt Farmer - Levon Helm

Best Americana Album 2009 Electric Dirt - Levon Helm

Best Americana Album 2011 Ramble at the Ryman - Levon Helm.

After working closely together since 2005 with Levon Helm on his Grammy winner for Best Traditional Folk Album Dirt Farmer- Larry Campbell and Justin Guip have forged ahead as a Producer and Recording/Mix Engineer team that has earned the two recognition for turning Levon Helm’s Barn studio in Woodstock, New York into the “…Muscle Shoals of roots music,” as noted by writer Brian Robbins (

Roger Waters of Pink Floyd on the Howard Stern show (January 18, 2012) discussing his favorite sounding records said, “I do latch on to music sometimes and then I become obsessed with it. The last record was Dirt Farmer. You know, the Levon Helm album.”

Campbell also lead the Midnight Rambles as Musical Director and has won both the prestigious Americana Music Association’s Lifetime Achievement and Instrumentalist of the Year awards in 2008 and 2013 respectively. As a Producer and multi-instrumentalist with an impressive list of credits ( Campbell is one of the most sought after in the music industry.

Some of the artists the two have worked with:

Levon Helm
The Black Crowes
Steep Canyon Rangers
Hot Tuna
David Bromberg
Marley’s Ghost
Mavis Staples
Catherine Russell
Jorma Kaukonen
Carl Carlton and the Songdogs
Tara Nevins
The Gourds
Corky Laing and the Memory Thieves
Amnesty International
Carolyn Wonderland
Best of the Midnight Rambles Volume III
Richard Shindell
Lucy Kaplansky

Teresa Williams

The Hackensaw Boys

Movie Scores:  “Hick” and “Ain’t In It For My Health”

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