Joss Stone, Lil' Wayne, Chamillionaire, Citizen Cope, Maroon 5, Roots, Guns N Roses, Sting, Al Green, DMX, Roc Marcy, Pharoe Monch, Questlove & more

STUDIOS: Electric Lady Studios, Looking Glass Studios, Funkadelic Studios, Sterling Sound, Saltmine Studios, SIR, Astoria Soundworks, A&M, Kizimit & more


2010 Modified Butterscotch American Stratocaster

1956 Danelectro U2 Electric Guitar

1973 Gibson Marauder with 1958 T-Top humbucker

Gretsch G5422TG White Falcon

Gretsch 5022CWFE WH Whitecrest Acoustic with Fishman

1959 Patrician F-Hole hollow body

2015 American Blonde Stratocaster

1963 Fender Reissue Natural Blonde Precision Bass

Regal Resonator Guitar

Fender FM-52E SB Mandolin with 60 cycle pickup

Custom White Cremona Full Size Cello

Yamaha DTX Drum Kit

MU-70 Mitchell Ukulele

Seagull Mahogany SG Merlin

DunHuang SMPH Chinese Ehru

Sierra S712 Classical Guitar

Yamaha CG100A Classical Guitar

Vintage Slide Guitar

Afroharp Kalimba

10 String Lyre (King Davids Harp)

Fender Banjo

Incredible assortment of hundreds of percussion instruments


Chandler Limited Germanium Preamplifiers (x2)

Universal Audio Apollo Thunderbolt with Octo Satallite

Universal Audio 6176

Dangerous Music D-Box Summing Mixer

Restored Gates Dynamote Mic Pre (x2: 1950 and 1957)

Ratheon RR-10 Mic Pre (modified with pad and phantom)

Pultec EQP5 Passive EQ's (x2) - 500 series

Modified Universal Audio LA-610 Mic Pre

Empirical Labs EL8 Distressors

SSL SA4000 Buss Compressor

UREI LA-22 Buss Compressor

Original 2U Joe Meek Studio Channel VC1

Lunchbox: API 512c, CP5 (x2), Pultec EQP (x2), MBC502

Roland Tape Space Echo RE-201

Roland Juno-106 (upgraded and modified)

Dolby A-Type 361 with Vocal Stressor A-Card Mod

Ampex 601 Mic Pre (modified w/phantom power) x4

Lexicon MPX200 (PCM70 algorhythms)

x2 UA 1176 clones by Hairball Audio (Blue Stripe)

T.C. Electronics M1 XL

Stereo CBS Volumaxx modified by Studio G

DBX 163 Pair

DBX 166 BF compressor

JLC Cooper Midi Line amplifiers (x4)

Yamaha TX802 Modified with updated Eprams

DBX163X Compressor

Edirol Um-880 Midi Patch Bay

DBX Project 1 Spectral Enhancer 296

Marantz PMD661 Field Recorder

2016 macpro 16GB 1600 MHz DDR3 with

2.8 GHz Intel Core i7, running ProTools 12 up to 192k

AKG K240s, K701 Studio Headphones

Audio Services

mic locker


Many of the following certifications were achieved at

The Conservatory Of Recording Arts and Sciences in AZ, 2006

Pro Tools Certification
Reason Certification
Melodyne Certification
Auto-Tune Certification
Smaart Certification
T.C. Electronic M3000 Certification
T.C. Electronic S6000 Certification
Waves Certification
L-Acoustics Kudo Certification
L-Acoustics Sound Vision Certification
Venue D Show Certification
Studer Vista Certification
Roland V-Mixer

SSL E and G+ Certification


UAD EMT Plates

WAVS Manny Marroquin & Chris Lord-Alge Signature Series
WAVS Gold Bundle

WAVS S1 Stereo Imager

1176LN and SE Legacy Classic Limiting Amplifiers
Ampex® ATR-102 Mastering Tape Recorder
Fairchild Plug-In Bundle for UAD-2
Precision Enhancer Hz and Precision Mix Rack Collection
Pultec EQP-1A Legacy and Pultec Pro EQ Legacy
RealVerb Pro Custom Room Modeler Reverb
Shadow Hills Mastering Compressor
Softube Amp Room Half-Stack Plug-In for UAD-2
Softube Bass Amp Room 8x10 Plug-In for UAD-2
Teletronix® LA-2A Legacy Classic Leveling Amplifier
Teletronix® LA-2A Leveler Collection
UA 610-B Tube Preamp and EQ Plug-In for UAD-2

audio Services





        "My father, who was the touring trumpeter for the Supremes and Deonne Warrick, started my formal training at three years of age on Suzuki Piano Method and have since studied dozens of instruments, most recently with jazz legend Brian Baker at the New York City Guitar School in Manhattan NY, The Conservatory Of Recording Arts and Sciences in Arizona, Kapsalis Music in Chicago and jazz theory at Brookdale Music School in Illinoise. As a performer of over 40 instruments today,  I have recorded on hundreds of studio sessions but am also a graduated audio engineer having worked with Maroon 5, Lil' Wayne, Al Green, Guns N' Roses, Joss Stone and many more. My personal EP's and LP's are available on iTunes here or on the many music apps out there on the web.

     I have over 20 years teaching experience as well. also provides music licensing opportunities here through our BMI affiliated company, Joshua's Javelin Music BMI and educational services through, SOVAD schhols and now serving on the board of the Queens Public Library. Whether you're looking for a tracking/mix engineer or a session musician, we are your one stop shop for everything creative.  Please find out certifications and gear lists below. Click here to hire me!

More about my music at



Manley Reference C with Mullard mic grade NOS Tube

Cascade Fathead with Lundahl upgrade

Sure KSM44

Pair of Sure KSM141's

Rode Nt1a

Avatone CK-1 with 3 interchangeable capsules

Avatone CV-12 with 1957 GE NOS tube & RK-12 capsule

Octava MK-012 modified

Blue Bluebird

Audio Technica AT2035

Electrovoice 630

MXL 900(x2) 991(x2) 663 (x1) Modified

Sm57s & 58s (and other assorted dynamics)

Assorted Drum mics

Both these clips feature me as a radio personality on KSLX Radio and were also edited and mixed by me at the station.

Joshua Lutz Music has also been featured on KCRW in Los Angeles, ESPN "Save The Music", Q101 in Chicago and Radio Venom in New York.

I've also DJ'd (Serato & Vinyl!) for many clubs around the US including NYC's Cobana's, Fontanas, Nuvos and many others.

My most current songs I've written and recorded:


Joshua Lutz | MUSIC BIO




1972 Aims tube guitar cabinet (16 tube head 100 watt RMS)

Fender 2x15 VM Bandmaster cabinet

Ampeg BA-112 bass cab

Vintage 1950's RCA Amplifier Head

Vintage Roland Re-201 Space Echo

Line 6 Firehawk Multieffects Pedal System

Over 75 boutique guitar and bass pedals (too many to list...)