There are thousands of hit records out there with Empirical Labs products all over them! From Pavarotti to Nine Inch Nails, Empirical Labs products can be heard in almost every form of music, live sound, and film production.  Thanks to all our loyal customers for helping make Empirical Labs such a success!


A Perfect Circle - we love this band, and Billy Howerdel in particular.  West Milford represent!

Josh Abraham (Orgy, Staind, Korn, Limp Bizkit)

Aerosmith - Joe Perry (8 Distressors!!)

John Agnello - Producer, engineer, mixer

Chuck Ainlay

Bon Jovi

Brendan O'Brien - Producer Mixdown Engineer (Thanks for helping us out with Fatso too, Brendan!)

Chris Lord Alge - you know who he is

Tom Lord Alge - Tom too

Mark Anthony

Scott Anthony - Dessau recording, Beastie Boys (gotta luv those wackos!)

Fiona Apple

Jay Baumgartner - NRG Studios

Sean Beresford (3rd Eye Blind)

Michael Bienhorn

Tchad Blake - Sheryl Crow, Richard Thompson, Crowded House, Pearl Jam, Bonnie Raitt

Micheal Brauer - Sony Studios NYC

Greg Calbi - Sterli ng Sound

Bruce Calder - (Electric Lady Studios, Degeneration)


Ed Cherney - (Also a first Fatso User! You made a difference in us going ahead with it, Ed)

Joe Chicarelli - Hole, Beck, U2 etc!


Clair Brothers - the first reinforcement company to use us large & live! Thanks!

Bob Clearmountain - Journey, Bryan Adams, Stones, Springstein etc, etc, etc!

Cold Play

Marc Costanzo, Len

Creed - Eight Distressors on their 2003 tour

Sheryl Crow - Tchad, thanks for feedback, and tryin our crazy new toys!

D & D Studios NYC


Peter Denenberg

Dust Brothers (John King)

Bob Dylan

Effanell Remote Recording - Randy Ezraty, 2003 Grammies

Elton John


Five Towns College (6 Distressors!!)

Full Sail School for the Recording Arts

Maroon 5 - Matt Wallace, you rock!

Mick Gazauski - Mariah Carey, Boyz 2 Men, Toni Braxton, etc.

Mitch Goldfarb

Goo Goo Dolls

Jay Gordon - Producer, Lead Vocalist of Orgy

Fletcher (Mercenary Audio) who "invited" us (more or less made us!) to show the EL8 for the first time at his booth at the 1996 NYC AES - Thanks Fletch

Finn Halle - Germany

Jerry Harrison - Live, Verve Pipe, (We Love Ya Jerry! - 12 Distressors!! )

Dave Hewitt - Remote Recording Services

Ryan Hewitt - engineer extraordinaire


Mick Hughes - Metallica FOH Engineer

Ross Hogarth (Jewel, Coal Chamber, Grade 8)

Billy Howerdel

Whitney Houston (in live shows & studio)

David Kahne

Mike Keating (Sting, Bush, Springstein live)

John Kurzweg - Creed

Kevin Killen

Ed Kowalcyzk - Live

Eddie Kramer - Thanks Ed. Love the Hendrix Photos!

Nate Kunkel - you rock Nate!!  We love you, keep up the great work.

Mutt Lange

Daniel Lanois

Tony Levin

Linkin Park

Dave Matthews - thanks for putting the Lil FrEQ front-and-center on your live vocals Dave - sounds awesome!

Ricky Martin - (Yes, its all over "Livin' La Vida Loca")

George Massenburg - One of our very first users (along with Nate Kunkel)

Kooster McAllister - Record Plant Remote

John McBride at Blackbird Studios - 8 Distressors, 4 Fatsos, 2 Lil FrEQs and counting!!  Thanks John, Vance and Rollf - will you still love us when we're 64? ;-)


Craig Melvin (Gloria Estefan)

Natalie Merchant


Millbrook Sound

Alanis Morrisette

Jerry Only (The Misfits)

Phil (the Butcher) Nicolo (The Stones, Amy Grant, Sting, Aerosmith, Judy Saiya)

N SYNC - All five of them!

Nine Inch Nails - (Keep breakin new ground Trent)

Outsmarting Simon - go Greg!

John Paterno

Gungi Patterson

John Patterson - Thanks John for helping us create the Distressor, and coming up with the name "Nuke" when 200:1 just didn't have the right ring to it.

Angela Piva - Mary J Blige, Naughty by Nature, Janet Jackson

Mark Plati - David Bowie

Bob Powers

Queens of the Stone Age

Joe Satriani

Eric Schilling - Gloria Estefan, John Secada

Al Schmidt

Mike Shipley

Roey Shamir - Information Society, Al B Sure

Sue Shoemaker - Blues Traveler

John Sicket

Jason Slater - Snake River Conspiracy

Sound Kitchen - (Thanks Dino and John, for helping in Nashville)

Shania Twain

Phil Ramone/John Patterson


Real World Studios - (Peter Gabriel's facility in England)

Judy Saiya

Seal - on tour

Nikki Sixx (Motley Crue)

Billy Sheehan (Mr. Big, Niacin, David Lee Roth)


Stone Temple Pilots - thanks guys! (Luvvvvv the new album!)

Paul Tennebekk (Norway's Midwest Audio)

Butch Vig

The Voyager Remote Truck in Paris - thanks Yves!

Matt Wallace

Don Was

Michael Wilton (Queensrych)

Kip Winger


The Who

Woodland Studios - Robert Solomon (Thanks for turning Nashville on)

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