the bus came by and I got on, that’s where it all began…

PH Balanced Recordings is the brainchild of grammy-winning producer/engineer, Phil Harris.

What We Do:
Music, Concert, and Event Production
Studio, Live, Video, and Broadcast Recording, Mixing, & Mastering
Live Sound with Tour & Production Management
Full Service Recording Studio
Email me here and let’s discuss your project

Notable Credits include:

  1. 2016: Engineer for Brett Dennen (FOH/IEM)
  2. 2015-2016: House Engineer for The Franklin Theatre (FOH/Monitors)
  3. 2015-2016: Head of Production & Sound for the Music of Muletown Festival in Columbia, TN. Two Day Festival featuring 3 large stages and handful of smaller songwriter stages.
  4. 2015: FOH Engineer for John Oates, 18 South, Pat Boone, Jon Scofield, Mark O’Connor, Wood & Wire, Music City Doughboys, Parker Millsap, and so many more…
  5. 2014: Recording/Mix Engineer for Gavin DeGraw at the Ryman Auditorium
    (DVD to be released in 2015)
  6. 2014, 2015, 2016: Emmy Awards for Excellence in Audio – PBS Program Bluegrass Underground
    (Theme Producer/Engineer)
  7. 2013: Live Sound Engineer (FOH/Monitors) + Tour/Production Manager for Rock & Roll Hall of Famer, Leon Russell
  8. 2012-2015: Consultant & Entertainment Producer for ABC’s “Nashville” TV Series
  9. 2012-2013: Live Sound Engineer for Greensky Bluegrass (FOH)
  10. 2011-2012:  Created “An East Nashville Christmas”, a compilation album to benefit the homeless. (Executive Producer, Producer, Recording/Mix/Master Engineer)
  11. 2010: Americana Album Of The Year / Independent Music Award for “Riverboat Soul” by Pokey LaFarge. (Producer, Recording/Mix/Master Engineer)
  12. 2008-2010: Chief Sound/Recording Engineer & Post Production for Bluegrass Underground, a syndicated radio program recorded 300 feet underground for WSM / PBS (62 Episodes)
  13. 2006-2008: Director / Sound & Production for the John Hartford Festival
  14. 2005-2006: Grammy Award for “Whiskey Before Breakfast” by Doc Watson & Bryan Sutton (Recording Engineer)
  15. 1997-Current: Archivist / Recording & Live Sound Engineer at the Station Inn
  16. Producer / Engineer on hundreds of recorded projects for Compass Records, Adventure Music, Acoustic Disc, Sugar Hill Records, Free Dirt Records, Drag City Records, Dualtone, Red Beet Records, Proper Records, Blackwing Records, and many other awesome Indie-labels
  17. Notable Clients Include: Pokey LaFarge, Alison Krauss, Chris Stapleton, BR-549, Hot Rize, Del McCoury, Gavin DeGraw, Leon Russell, Sam Bush, Greensky Bluegrass, Cowboy Jack Clement, T-Bone Burnett, Tony Rice, Doc Watson, Dierks Bentley, Keller Williams, Bryan Sutton, David Grier, Stuart Duncan, John Jorgenson, David Mayfield, Kathy Mattea, Steep Canyon Rangers, Mumford & Sons, Cadillac Sky, Ketch Secor, The Silver Jews, Kenny Vaughan, Mike Farris, Jim Lauderdale, Ten String Symphony, Deadly Gentlemen, Grant Farm, Infamous Stringdusters, Sarah Siskind, Julie Lee, Bawn In The Mash, Brazilbilly, Ryan Cavanaugh, Todd Grebe, Kelsey Waldon, Cheyenne Mize, Jeff Coffin, The Steeldrivers, Guy Clark, Riders In The Sky, Altan, Shawn Camp, Grace Adele, Will Taylor, The Danberrys, Billy Contreras, Sirius/XM Radio, Bluegrass Underground, Music City Roots, Americana Music Association, IBMA, WSM, WRLT, ABC, PBS, John Hartford, and Bonnaroo…to name a few!