Acclaimed Chicago record producer Brian Deck got his start as a member of the band Red Red Meat. Since transitioning to full-time producer, Deck has worked with numerous bands and artists including Modest Mouse, Iron & Wine, Califone, Counting Crows, Fenne Lily, Nathaniel Rateliff, Into It. Over It., Gomez, Ryley Walker and many, many more.
While recording the band Red Red Meat at Idful Studios he was asked to join the band behind the drum kit. He remained there until the bands disbanding. Since then he has had a loose connection with Tim Rutili’s Califone. He and Tim also collaborated with Modest Mouse frontman Isaac Brock for the band Ugly Casanova.
Brian attended college as a performance major and excelled at both drum set and general percussion instruments. On many of the albums Brian produces, he contributes some sort of instrument or vocal. Many of his albums include extensive percussion instruments and techniques. Brian currently owns and works out of Narwhal Studio in Chicago, Illinois.