In this captivating episode of The Jay Franze Show, we are joined by the multi-talented Charles Dye, a Grammy-winning mixer/producer, an acclaimed filmmaker, and a brilliant novelist. With an illustrious career spanning music production, film direction, and storytelling, Dye has left an indelible mark on the creative industries.
As a renowned recording and mixing engineer, Dye’s sonic wizardry has graced the works of music legends such as Aerosmith, Frank Sinatra, Shakira, and Jon Bon Jovi. His incredible contributions have sold a staggering 90 million records, making him a true maestro behind the mixing console.
But Dye’s artistic prowess doesn’t end there. With a passion for storytelling and visual expression, he delved into the world of filmmaking. Studying screenwriting at UCLA, he wrote and directed the award-winning film, “TWO SECRETS,” which garnered critical acclaim and was selected for prestigious film festivals worldwide. His screenplay, “BUTTERFLY,” even earned a coveted spot on Coverfly’s The Red List as a top-ranking thriller short.
Beyond his creative pursuits, Dye’s expertise in production led him to serve as the Director of Production for The Kitchen, an Emmy-winning dubbing company. Over the course of four years, he spearheaded a team that delivered an astonishing 30 hours of television and films each week for a range of esteemed networks and studios.
Currently pursuing a Creative Writing MFA and engrossed in crafting his latest novel, “AURORA,” Dye continues to push the boundaries of his artistic endeavors. Join us on this illuminating episode as we dive into the mind of Charles Dye, exploring his remarkable journey, the interplay between music and storytelling, and his invaluable insights into the creative process.
Tune in to The Jay Franze Show for an unforgettable conversation with Charles Dye, an exceptional artist who has mastered the art of creativity across multiple mediums. Get inspired by his wisdom, innovation, and unwavering dedication to pursuing artistic excellence.
- Host: Jay Franze
- Guest: Charles Dye
- Recorded: July 09, 2023