On October 1st, 2011…

Gary Dann opened The Boom Room Studio in Philadelphia as a home for his music projects and for his extended family of diverse artists to freely create. Dann has toured throughout the U.S., Canada, and Europe playing drums for the Grammy-award winning hiphop pioneers Digable Planets and since 2005 has engineered, co-written, and co-produced music for one of the Planets’ founding member solo projects;  Cee Knowledge and The Cosmic Funk Orchestra. In 2010 he also played drums for legendary hiphop duo Camp Lo. He has also played drums, engineered, co-written, and co-produced for the singer, Jaguar Wright, who famously sang with The Roots and Jay-Z for MTV unplugged.

Gary is currently the drummer for the live global house music collective Worldtown SoundSystem.

Gary’s personal studio projects also include being co-founder, co-producer, writer, and performer of an eclectic rock/hiphop jazzy studio production duo called Advanced Mechanisms.

Fraction Theory, Dann’s drummer/DJ duo with producer/DJ Nex Millen mixes samples of traditional folk music with live drumming and turntablism. He has also toured and recorded as the drummer for the electro-psychedelic band Gemini Wolf, which has four releases on the earSnake record label.


Gary Dann

Owner / Producer

Drummer, Multimedia Producer, Traveler

Email: gary@boomroomstudios.com


Eric ‘Sophic’ Bogacz

Audio Engineer

Eric grew up on the north side of Chicago and immersed in music from a young age, classically trained from third grade on and jumping between musical scenes from Punk Rock to Hip Hop. He has spent years taking notes on how other producers and engineers applied their trade, and using the techniques to refine his own craft.

Email: eric@boomroomstudios.com


Noah 'Agent Zero' Selwyn

Educator / Audio Engineer

Noah is an audio engineer, drummer, and the electronic music producer known as Agent Zero. He has been studying sound recording & music tech under the renowned producer Starkey since spring 2011. He recently released his second full-length album Ones & Zeros in collaboration with many local singers, producers, instrumentalists.

Email: noah@boomroomstudios.com

Associate Engineers

Dan ``Basskitty`` Keller


Randy ``Jake`` Easton


Joshua Smith


Pierre Nix

Intern Team

Julyan Grant


Tyler Green


Victoria Thompson


Michael Moschella