Joshua D. Niles (born in June 14th, 1984) is a Nashville, TN based record producer, engineer, and mixer who’s work has landed on Billboard, TV / Film, Radio, and topped iTunes and Spotify (viral & international) charts. Niles began his work in the industry signed to Equal Vision Records as a drummer, making albums with Mark Trombino [Jimmyeatworld, Blink 182, Mineral, No Knife.] During this time Niles started a career as a session drummer as well as a front of house engineer, which then lead him to pursuing The Conservatory of Recording Arts and Science.
Completing this program enabled him to get his feet wet and in the door of professional audio engineering. He started at Flying Blanket Studio (Phoenix, AZ), then quickly relocated to Nashville to began work at Nashville’s renowned Sputnik Studios. He immediately started a 2 year stretch under multi-Grammy award winning Engineer Vance Powell [Jack White, White Stripes, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon, Chris Stapleton, Buddy Guy, etc.] and Producer Mitch Dane [Jars of Clay, JJ Heller, etc.] Throughout the years he began producing on his own in studios all around the country.
In the summer of 2014 Niles acoustically designed and built “The Chapel”, a commercial grade, private studio for his productions and mixing work. A dark lit, cozy environment, designed to disconnect from the outside world, relax, and simply create. The room is built around the legendary 32 Channel Sphere Eclipse C Console, paired with ProTools HD, and running on Lynx convertors. Monitoring from Bryston and Proac, and is equipped with world class gear from Urie, RCA, Telefunken, Sony, Retro and Purple to name a few.