Citizen Doug Shoots and Edits “Wanna Be A Baller” Music Video for Doc Loc and the Swangers

It’s just amazing how Houston has embraced this video on Facebook: 1.000,000 views in five days with over 27,000 shares. Thank you Houston!

Henry Darragh called me and asked if I would shoot his studio date at Wire Road with Doc Loc and the Swangers. I grabbed my Canon c300, Ambient lockits, Canon 5d and we were off to the races! Then I edited for a little while.

Check out “On My Block” by Doc Loc and the Swangers

Doc Loc and the Swangers soloists:
James Williams III (trumpet)
Kendall Moore (trombone)
Grace Estrada (baritone saxophone)
Tito Carbonelli-Hernandez (tenor)
Jordan Stephens (bass trombone)

Woody Witt (alto), Brian Perez (tenor), Cory Wilson (alto), Gerry Mata and Salvador Velasco, (trumpets), Silvio Giannetti, and Henry Darragh (trombones), Glen Ackerman (bass), Jerre Jackson (drums), Dan Workman (co-producer), Josh Applebee (engineer/mixing engineer), Christopher Longwood (mastering engineer), and videography by Citizen Doug Productions. Recording Studio: Wire Road. Mixing and some solo tracking at Upper East Room at Château de Palestine

Also appearing, Sound Devices 633, Lectrosonics SMDWB, IFB, and UT400.

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Carolyn Wonderland with Scott Daniels “I Believe In You” at KUHT 6-30-04

I was anticipating posting this taping of Carolyn performing the Bob Dylan song “I Believe In You” at KUHT on 6-30-04 with some sadness. It was one of the last band recordings I did for HoustonPBS as the show was canceled and I was laid off several years later. Now the misery is complete. This is the last recording I made of Scott Daniels who passed on 5-12-13

More Carolyn: “Radio Blues”, “Bad Girl” and “Bloodless Revolution”


I met Scott playing in Fleshmop with Jay Maulsby, Ben Collis and Rich Tapia while I was doing house sound at the Axiom circa 1990. One of their tunes, later revived by Joint Chiefs, was “Rubber Things” presented here by the Thunderloo band that played the premiere production that inspired Infernal Bridegroom Productions and later Catastrophic Theater, “In the Under Thunderloo”. This is an excellent example of Scott’s amazing chording capability, which made him not only a killer lead guitarist, but a brilliant accompanist as in “I Believe In You”. I signed on to watch over the sound, though I didn’t mix the house sound every night; I did keep the house system of the club, then named under new management Catal Hyuck, alive and provided a few pieces of gear. The last two nights, I borrowed my mentor Pat Coakley’s Winnebago and set up my Audioarts 8008 and DAT, borrowed a bunch of gear from Rock Romano, and nicked this recording of Scott, Leesa Harrington (-Squyres), Jay, Chris King (who traded bass chores with Brett Needham), Matt Kelly, Scott A. Beliveau, and Joshua Kosoy. The mic plug fell out of Jay’s mic in the middle.

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The Rock Star Principles of Success Astronaut Cady Coleman and Ian Anderson Duet in Space Episode 105

Episode 105 of the Rock Star Principles of Success Podcast resulted in a great video story where Dayna Steele talks to her friend Astronaut Cady Coleman about her duet with Jethro Tull’s Ian Anderson from space on his flute. The video was produced and edited at Citizen Doug Productions own post suite. NASA archival footage and the Zoom video feed from the podcast interview was combined in Premiere Pro CC.

The podcast Episode 105 includes
The Guests: Passion: Write Their Story, Grow Your Business free training for you from Sam Cook Knowledge: Freeze Your Credit from Your Daily Success Tip with Page Grossman Networking:NASA Astronaut Cady Coleman Appreciation: Cady Does Dayna’s Laundry:Other Links: Cady’s amazing artist husband: Josh Simpson Glass
Cady and Ian Anderson: The Flute Duet
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Support the podcast

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GiIlman Automotive Group Ad Gillman Guy Rule 36

For seven years, Citizen Doug Productions has had the pleasure of supporting the audio for Gillman Automotive Group‘s Gillman Guy campaign. Seen her is Matt Moore who has been one of the guys for the whole run. He is a brilliant talent. Thanks to Moffett Productions for returning me to the stage, in this case, their new facility in downtown Tomball, Texas.

The Red Helium was supported with Sound Devices 633 recording, synced with Ambient Recording Lockits, mic’d with Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid transmitters, onset listening with Lectrosonics IFB, and mics B6 by Countryman.

Check out some of the Gillman work

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The Rock Star Principles of Success with Dayna Steele episode 104 A Bi-Weekly Podcast Co-produced by Citizen Doug Productions

Episode 104 includes guests:

LinkedIn Expert Viveka von Rosen gives tips on how to update your professional profile and get noticed on LinkedIn

Page Grossman from Your Daily Success Tip explains how to teach yourself to take a break when you work from home Sign up for the free tip.

Mathew Knowles, Music mogul and successful entrepreneur talks about his book: The DNA of Achievers

Dr. Graham Sowa Tampa FL frontline healthcare worker fills us in on his experiences.

The Rock Star Principles of Success episode 103 co-produced with and exec’d by Dayna Steele. Dayna is the legendary longtime 101 KLOL DJ that has continued her efforts in the community, using her contacts and audience to improve the lives of others whenever she can. Please subscribe and review the podcast on Spotify or where ever you get your podcasts. This podcast was launched on Anchor.fm

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Sound Stage Audio Champion Energy Commercial- Tiny Type

Moffett Productions built a new custom production facility including a three wall cyclorama sound stage that opened in 2019. This recent project for Champion Energy had all the departments pulling together.

Moffett’s Red Helium was supported by Citizen Doug Productions with Sound Devices recording, Ambient ACN networked lockits, Lectrosonics digital hybrid wireless and IFB.

Check out more of the continuing collaboration with Moffett Productions

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The Rock Star Principles of Success with Dayna Steele episode 103 Podcasting with Citizen Doug Productions

The Rock Star Principles of Success episode 103 co-produced with and exec’d by Dayna Steele. Dayna is the legendary longtime 101 KLOL DJ that has continued her efforts in the community, using her contacts and audience to improve the lives of others whenever she can. Please subscribe and review the podcast on Spotify or where ever you get your podcasts. This podcast was launched on Anchor.fm

Julian Placino from Pathways to Success with video advice for you to stand out from the crowd, Your Daily Success Tip‘s Page Grossman with best Zoom security settings and some fun you can have online Zooming, we check in with Night Ranger’s guitarist Brad Gillis, and Hall of Fame songwriter Holly Knight with her new tribute to healthcare workers. And, this episode’s rock story from Greg Kihn, where the lyrics to The Breakup Song came from!‎Entrepreneurship · 2020

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Douglas Robertson is FCC licensed.

Citizen Doug Productions can offer standing in all available bands up to 250mW. With our coordination services, your productions will have the best options for your wireless requirements.

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The Rock Star Principles of Success with Dayna Steele episode 102 Podcast Production at Citizen Doug Productions

The Rock Star Principles of Success episode 102 co-produced with and exec’d by Dayna Steele. Dayna is the legendary longtime 101 KLOL DJ that has continued her efforts in the community, using her contacts and audience to improve the lives of others whenever she can. Please subscribe and review the podcast on Spotify or where ever you get your podcasts. This podcast was launched on Anchor.fm

Dayna Steele talks to Simon Bennett of Augill Castle, how to be counted online in the new census, the hit musical Come From Away‘s Nick “Kevin” Duckart delivers his famous line, the shout out Jimmy Fallon gave to a laptop charity, and guitarist Earl Slick with the John Lennon story.

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Interview Audio “Speaking Grief” from WPSU

The WPSU Grief Initiative partners with the New York Life Foundation to produce the documentary Speaking Grief. Lindsey Whissel Fenton has produced and directed the documentary and helmed the initiative which provides community resources to improve the way that we grieve in our society.

Douglas Robertson provided four days or interview audio in Houston with family members who have lost loved ones and counselors that specialize in supporting those who grieve. The documentary will air May 5th on WPSU with continuing wider and national release.

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The Rock Star Principles of Success with Dayna Steele. Safe Podcast Productions at Citizen Doug Productions

We are very excited to present episode #101 of “The Rock Star Principles of Success with Dayna Steele”, co-produced with and exec’d by Dayna Steele. Dayna is the legendary longtime 101 KLOL DJ that has continued her efforts in the community, using her contacts and audience to improve the lives of others whenever she can. Please subscribe and review the podcast on Spotify or where ever you get your podcasts. This podcast was launched on Anchor.fm

In this premier episode, Dayna Steele talks to Andy Sharpe, the CEO and creator of Song Division – team building with real rock stars. And, Joanne Gelberg, a longtime successful film and television location scout in Miami, Florida. Plus, Dayna tells the Melissa Etheridge fax story! And we check in with Your Daily Success Tip

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Houston to Berlin Live Satellite Audio. Simone Biles: Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year 2020

Citizen Doug mic’s GOAT’s. Simone Biles graciously accepts her third Laureus World Sportswoman of the Year Award. Unfortunately, the audio was late in the PA system in Berlin, but they got it going by her second response and it gives a good example of the difference of with and without PA and unruffled performances by all.

This was a classic worldwide satellite live feed from World Champions Centre with lav, IFB, intercom, and SDI embedded audio. Thanks to Julye Newlin Productions and PSSI Global Services for the gig.

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Location Narration Voice Overs with Vince Wilfork At Killen’s BBQ NFL On Fox with Intuit Quickbooks

Citizen Doug was tasked to record Vince Wilfork narration voice overs on location at Killen’s BBQ in Pearland, TX for NFL on FOX Sports and Intuit Quickbooks as part of their official NFL sponsorship.

This qualified as a ‘good eatin’ shoot with excellent BBQ. Boomshot Productions produced this spot. Thanks to Martini Lighting for the referral! Shot on an Arri Alexa Mini with Ambient Nano Lockit timecode, Lectrosonics IFB, (Check out the link to see the rig) 24 on set listening headsets, Lectrosonics SMQV, Lectrosonics SRC, and Sound Devices 633. On location narration was recorded with Vince Wilfork.

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Location Audio Mixer for Key by Amazon

Interviews on location are still the bedrock of the work that Citizen Doug Productions provides. For this series of ads for Key by Amazon produced by Shooting Stars Pro. Lectrosonics lav and hypercardioid boom were mixed through a Sound Devices 633 hard wired directly to a Red Dragon.

This campaign had carriage on Instagram and Facebook

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Interview Audio The Confession Killer (2019) Ep. 5 Not One Shred of Evidence

Douglas Robertson played a day providing interview audio of Anne Gilmore on this limited true crime series on Netflix, The Confession Killer (2019) Ep. 5 Not One Shred of Evidence

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Live Streaming Audio for Video on Facebook for United

Citizen Doug Productions supported Live Facebook streaming from the open United International Terminal E at IAH Bush Intercontinental. United was celebrating the announcement of it’s Star Wars themed 737.

Four Cobham wireless Sony 55’s captured a Squad of Storm Troopers, Droids, The HCC Wind Ensemble, and United executive leadership with broadcast mix and full iso record on a Sound Devices Pix 260i, Ambient Nanlockits, Behringer X32 Producer, X-Dante card, and Lectrosonics VRM Venue. The project was produced by 2nd Decade Productions.

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Location Audio MIxer for Vince Wilfork At Killen’s BBQ FOX Sports with Intuit Quickbooks

Citizen Doug was tasked to record Ronnie Killen and Vince Wilfork at Killen’s BBQ in Pearland, TX for NFL on FOX Sports and Intuit Quickbooks as part of their official NFL sponsorship. This qualified as a ‘good eatin’ shoot with excellent BBQ.

Boomshot Productions produced this spot. Thanks to Martini Lighting for the referral! Shot on an Arri Alexa Mini with Ambient Nano Lockit timecode, Lectrosonics IFB, (Check out the link to see the rig) 24 on set listening headsets, Lectrosonics SMQV, Lectrosonics SRC, and Sound Devices 633. On location narration was recorded with Vince Wilfork.

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Location Sound Recording for Key by Amazon

Interviews on location are still the bedrock of the work that Citizen Doug Productions provides. For this series of ads for Key by Amazon produced by Shooting Stars Pro. Lectrosonics lav and hypercardioid boom were mixed through a Sound Devices 633 hard wired directly to a Red Dragon.

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Podcast Recording for Slate’s Slow Burn “Cops on My Tail”

Got to record Allen Tanner, defense attorney for Ronald Ray Howard for the Slow Burn Podcast. The tape sync was done at his law office in Houston with a Zoom F6.

The episode was picked up on Pushkin Industries’ “Broken Record”

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LiveU Audio Feed, NBA-TV, 2019 NBA Media Day for NBA-TV Russell Westbrook & James Harden On Playing Together,

James Harden on NBA-TV Media Day 2019

Russell Westbrook on NBA-TV Media Day 2019

It has been a pleasure to be a part of Rockets Media Day for many years. 2019’s assignment was to provide live mixes for a LiveU feed to NBA-TV of many of the team members.

Audio was from two hard wired handheld mics to a Sound Devices 633 which fed the camera and on to the transmission backpack via SDI embed.

Shot by Julye Newlin

No retakes, mic technique included. GOGOGO.

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Interview Recording Wireless: A Critical Lifeline | Janine

Janine told her Harvey story and took us to the house that flooded.

Shot for CTIA by Ellipsis on Black Magic Pocket Cinema 6K with Sound Devices 633 and Lectrosonics wireless with Denecke TSC time code slate

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Location Sound Recordist for -Wireless: A Critical Lifeline | Lauren & Jon-

Two years after Harvey, the stories are still amazing. Lauren and John invited us into their restored home, their first, which they closed on just a month before the storm.

Shot for CTIA by Ellipsis on Black Magic Pocket Cinema 6K with Sound Devices 633 and Lectrosonics wireless with Denecke TSC time code slate

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