Producer/Engineer/Mixer Dale Penner is the driving force behind Paradise Alley Productions. Countless projects have benefited from Penner's production and engineering, including; Nickelback's The State (Roadrunner) certified platinum in America and Canada and scored Two Billboard Top Ten Singles ("Leader of Men" and "Breathe"). Dale received the "Producer of the Year" award at the WCMA's for his work on Holly McNarland's (Universal) platinum selling Stuff sophmore release. Other Penner production credits include: The Matthew Good Band, Econoline Crush and Montreal's Jonas (Certified Gold & nominated for "Rock Album of the Year" at the 2006 Juno Awards). In fall of 2010 Dale was once again nominated "Producer of the Year" for Western Canada. In 2018 Dale was nominated for Producer of the Year at the Gospel Music Awards for his work with Rosemary Siemens & The Sweet Sound Revival.
These days much of Dale's workflow is mixing. Paradise Alley Studio offers the best of both worlds, Analogue & Digital. Analogue 16 channel Neve 8816 mixer, analogue outboard processing gear, including API, Summit, DBX and more. Digital Universal Audio 16 channel A/D convertors full array of Universal Audio and Avid plug-in’s, 16 motorized fader Avid DAW and all powered by MAC. Monitors Genelec and Yamaha NS10’s with a sub.
Paradise Alley Studios is now using Sessionwire for real time online production. This great new cutting edge technology allows production, file record/transfer and video and talk back conferencing all in real time. Listen for new music from Chicago area TikTok sensations SM6. SM6 has 0ver 980 million views on social media Their first single Oddity is out now and has over 500,000 streams..
In addition to Music mixing Dale's committed to great audio for Film, TV and online content. "I have all the latest software and plugins for audio post. It's a good compliment to what I'm mixing in the pop and rock world these days" says Penner".