Jim McCann

Jim McCann

Tell us a bit about your musical background?
I played guitar in bands for 15 years - I even smashed drums a few times! But then I got into studio engineering.

Favourite all-time film?
For A Few Dollars More - a classic Clint Eastwood Western!

The top 3 gigs you’ve ever been to?
Pearl Jam (Hyde Park Calling, 2010), Bruce Springsteen (Olympic Stadium, 2013) and the Beastie Boys (Brixton Academy, 1998).

Three artists/bands that have influenced me in music:
Alice in Chains, Fugazi, Pearl Jam.

What was the first CD you ever bought?
Blood Sugar Sex Magik by the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

Current favourite amp/pedal?
Marshall JVM410 Electro-Harmonix Small Clone.

Favourite quote from which movie?
“I offered to help you, you refused to take our money, then I said, 'I guess you're really up sh*t creek.’” - Blues Brothers