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WCA #356 with Todd Hutchisen – Blinders on Head Down, Serving the Scene, Anti-Trend, Triple Sessions, and Family Balance

Today, my guest is musician, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and engineer Todd Hutchisen, co-owner of Acadia Recording Company located in Portland, Maine.

In this episode, we discuss:

  • Taking Ownership of Acadia
  • Studio Names
  • Tripple Sessions
  • Rudy Van Gelder
  • Don Zientara
  • Anti-Trend
  • Gear Restraint
  • Buying and Building Once
  • Analogies
  • Studio Ownership
  • Blinders on Head Down
  • Family Balance
  • Financial Philosophy
  • Serving The Scene
  • Safe Covid Sessions

Matt’s Rant: Knowing when to say Yes or No to Gigs

Links and Show Notes


  • Guest: Todd Hutchisen
  • Host: Matt Boudreau 
  • Engineer: Matt Boudreau
  • Producer: Matt Boudreau
  • Editing: Anne-Marie Pleau 
  • WCA Theme Music: Cliff Truesdell 
  • Announcer: Chuck Smith
  • Additional Music: The License Lab