Mika Fineo

Location Miami
Bio

Freelance STUDIO / LIVE DRUMMER for FILTER | KARMIN | ELLIOTT YAMIN (AMERICAN IDOL) | PUDDLE OF MUDD | BLAKE LEWIS (AMERICAN IDOL) | and more

Musician Drummer Songwriter
Projects
5 Projects

Work History

Drummer, (Additional; Piano, Keys and Vocals), Musical Director, Production, Ableton, Arranger
Self-employed
Jan 2005 – Present
Los Angeles
Freelance STUDIO and LIVE DRUMMER for multi-platinum selling musical artists that include: KARMIN, FILTER, PUDDLE OF MUDD, ELLIOTT YAMIN (American Idol), BLAKE LEWIS (American Idol), FRANKIE BALLARD, EAST OF ELI, RED SKELETON (Geffen), WAKING SEASON, and many more.
A2 Audio Engineer
Comcast NBCUniversal
Jul 2018 – Present
Universal City, California
- A2 Audio Engineer, Foldback / Monitor Mixer - Manage all on-stage audio needs for both live and pre-taped shows. - Coordinate and manage RF microphones and IFBs for show hosts and on-air talent. Interact with on-air talent to ensure a smooth production environment. - Mix on-stage monitors for live music performances. - Work with bands and on-air talent to adjust and perfect audio mix.
Drummer
KARMIN
Jan 2013 – Apr 2016
Drummer
BLAKE LEWIS (American Idol)
2011 – 2013
Drummer
ELLIOTT YAMIN (American Idol)
2010 – 2013
Drummer, Member, Writer
FILTER
Dec 2007 – Apr 2012
Drummer
Puddle of Mudd
2010 – 2012
Member, Drummer, Keys, Vocals, Songwriting/Production
RED SKELETON (Geffen)
2007 – 2010
Studio Drum Tecnician and Facilitator
Drum Doctors
Mar 2006 – Apr 2008
Glendale, California
- Provided internationally acclaimed drummers with high end drums and percussion cartage, gear storage, studio technician operations, and gear setup within major Los Angeles recording studios for world renowned artists, composers and producers. - Prepared, maintained, and repaired Drum Doctors and clientele inventory to execute exceptional prepwork in order for drummers to be most equipped for their major studio recording sessions. - Acted as liaison between major recording artists, artist management, recording studio personnel, and drummers to coordinate logistics for the entire studio recording process.
Member, Drummer, Keys, Vocals, Songwriting/Production
WAKING SEASON
2004 – 2007

Education

Palm Beach Community College

Skills