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Nick Mancuso and Greg Martin of Mancuso-Martin Entertainment Score another hit with Ken Halford
Mancuso-Martin Entertainment lands top music talent for its film, music and entertainment division. Ken Halford, whose career includes work as a sound designer/composer at the legendary Post Logic Studio in Hollywood and heard by 12 million weekly.
By: Greg Martin
Nick Mancuso said " Greg has this uncanny knack for finding the best talent and he knows some great people in the film and music business. We are blessed to add Ken Halford to the list of talented music and film professionals at Mancuso-Martin Entertainment."
About Ken Halford
Ken Halford is one of modern music's most diverse music talents. Highly regarded as a musician, songwriter, producer, engineer and arranger, he has made his mark in radio and television as well as on record. A man whose career includes work as a sound designer/composer at the legendary Post Logic Studio in Hollywood and heard by more than 12 million people weekly, he has been featured in magazines including Recording Engineer/Producer.
As a musician, Ken has worked with producers such as Mark Dearnley and Nathan Chapman, playing guitar, piano and bass and additionally, serving as arranger on Jewel's "Lullaby" album.
His engineering credits include Charlie Daniel's "Blue Christmas", and Jewel's "Sweet and Wild" as well as two projects for internationally renowned vocalist Paloma San Basillo, among many others.
Ken Halford is the producer of Bob Kingsley's Country Top 40 and, before that, American Country Countdown, both recipients of dozens of awards from Billboard, the CMA, ACM and many others.
He has produced syndicated album release specials for Brad Paisley's "American Saturday Night," Carrie Underwood's "Play On," Kenney Chesney's "Hemingway's Whiskey," Taylor Swift's "Speak Now," and many others. Since 1995, has produced and written music and monolgue for "Christmas in America," an annual six-hour radio special heard on over 300 radio stations.
Ken said "As a young man, I was active in church music and dreamed of making music for films." When Ken and Greg met, it was instant friendship. Ken's most repeated line to Greg is based on the late night dinners that Greg Martin and Nick Mancuso are famous for. "I told Greg at dinner the other night that I was sorry we were having to eat so early, I knew he preferred having dinner at 11:30 pm." Greg Martin said " Ken and I are great friends but I don't think he will ever let me forget the one time he came over at 8pm and he and his wife had dessert with us because dinner would not be ready for three hours."
Greg Martin - CEO
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Mancuso - Martin Entertainment is the movie studio of Hollywood actor Nick Mancuso and Greg Martin. The company specializes in family friendly entertainment. Mr. Mancuso's career spans 40 years with over 300 films to his credit.
Page Updated Last on: May 04, 2011