WHO ARE WE?
Are you ready to take your music to the next level? Wonder how you get that hit song from concept to a record deal? We say, “Step One, Record One.” We are a Nashville Multimedia Production company specializing in artist development and influencer styled marketing tactics.
Our fully equipped recording studio and production team is committed to taking your music career to its full potential. The interconnection between all phases of music production is key to a successful music career and we will guide you through those aspects in a collaborative atmosphere of creativity, while making it a fun and memorable experience!
Every successful artist needs a team with experience, connections, and enthusiasm for their music. Our team takes artists from the songwriting phase to their Grammy Award winning music launch with creative session musicians, experienced engineers, well connected talent development and artist management, along with artful photography and music videos to connect you with your fans.
Shaina Russo graduated from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California in 2013 with a degree in Psychology. Upon graduating, she made a running start for the entertainment industry in Los Angeles. She got her start working in talent management with the Jonas Brothers' father, Kevin Jonas Sr, at Jonas Group Entertainment. She was Day-to-Day Manager for several artists including Jason Castro, indie-artist Daniella Mason, and Disney Channel star Alyson Stoner. She gained experience working closely with producer Alan Sacks (CAMP ROCK, THE COLOR OF FRIENDSHIP) and talent managers Kevin Jonas Sr (Jonas Brothers, Demi Lovato, Jordin Sparks) and Melinda Bell (*NYSYC, Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Jonas Brothers, Justin Timberlake). Shaina's experience and knowledge covers a wide range of artist branding and development, tv/film production, screenwriting, and social media management. She currently lives in Nashville and is eager to share her knowledge and passion of the industry to aspiring artists.
Talent Acquisition & Coaching
A Dean’s List graduate of the prestigious music and music business programs at Belmont University, Zach Stone is a country artist with two charted singles who’s played over one thousand shows and is still making his mark in the music industry. While at Belmont, Zach won the university’s Country Showcase and played with Peter Frampton and Ricky Skaggs in the Best of the Best Showcase which led to nationwide tours. He’s worked closely with representatives of Taylor Swift, Tim McGraw, Brooks & Dunn and other award-winning artists. Zach has also worked with major labels and Nashville’s largest publisher’s such as Sony Records, Big Machine Label Group, Sony/ATV Publishing, and Warner Chappell.
Dallas Jack is an experienced music producer working actively since 2010. A class of 2019 graduate of Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee, with a degree in Audio Engineering. His past as an artist and songwriter gives him a creative edge among audio professionals in content creation and commercial viability. Dallas has worked with artists such as Maren Morris, Keith Urban, Jon Pardi, Old Dominion, Sam Hunt, Paramore and several other great performers. Dallas currently resides in Nashville, Tennessee where he founded Record One in 2018.