Matt Verta-Ray

Matt is a musician, engineer, producer and the founder of NY Hed studios. He has recorded, performed and toured with such bands as Madder Rose, Speedball Baby, Heavy Trash and The Oubliettes. Known for his distinctive touch nurturing all manner of clients toward their desired musical goals, Matt has recorded and/or produced such musicians as Andre Williams, Ronnie Spector, Lala Brooks, The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, The Dirt Bombs among many others. He has been been at the helm of the studio continuously since 1992.

Rocio Verta-Ray

Rocio, also a musician, comes to us from the world of film. In 2012 she joined Matt, co-producing, engineering and managing studio affairs. She regularly contributes as a guest musician in many of the recordings at the studio on organ, vibes, piano and percussion instruments. We welcome her as an indispensable part of our team.