Michael Coleman is an accomplished Producer and Director whose work has been featured in Rolling Stone Magazine, Huffington Post, Wired Magazine, San Francisco Chronicle, PBS News Hour, Gizmodo, USA Today, SPIN Magazine, and MIX Magazine.
Shortly after graduating college, Michael worked with legendary Rock Producer, Jack Douglas. As Jack’s assistant in Boston, MA, he joined the world-renowned rock band, Aerosmith, for their 2004 blues album release, “Honkin’ on Bobo”.
Aerosmith released the “making of” DVD, “You Gotta Move”, with studio footage from “Honkin’ on Bobo”, concert footage, interview clips, and never-before-seen live footage in the studio. To date, the DVD has gone 4X platinum, selling over 400,000 units and the audio CD was certified gold.
Since 2005, Michael has produced the private concert series for San Francisco’s popular radio station KFOG. The intimate video series has accumulated over 6.5 million views and has included performances by The Grateful Dead, Jack Johnson, Train, Death Cab for Cutie, Snow Patrol, Foster the People, Florence and the Machine, David Gray, KT Tunstall, and Michael Franti and Spearhead.
In November of 2009, Michael launched the SoundWorks Collection videos series. The SoundWorks Collection takes you behind the scenes and straight to the dub stage for a look into audio post-production for feature films, video games, and original soundtrack composition. This exclusive and intimate video series focuses on individuals and teams behind-the-scenes, bringing to life some of the world’s most exciting projects.
The SoundWorks Collection video series has already surpassed 35 million hits and has included interviews with Directors Steven Speilberg, George Lucas, James Cameron, Brad Bird, Mark Andrews, Lee Unkrich, Brian Helgeland, Joseph Kosinski, and many other leaders in the film industry.
Michael is also a Board Member of the Sunbeam Foundation who’s mission is to promote awareness and to raise funds to advance research and the treatment of bone cancers that affect children and young adults.