HomeFront Studios was founded by Matt Ryan and officially opened for business in April of 2008. Matt graduated from William Paterson University with a degree in Sound Engineering Arts in 2007 and has been a active musician and engineer in the NJ/NYC area for over 15 years. His former bands And musical endeavors  include: The Miasmics, The Voice cracks, Hyphen one and Daylow, Kiwi the child and Old Wives. Currently Matt is the lead vocalist/trombonist for The Defending Champions and can be seen playing around the tri-state area.

Over the past 10 years at HomeFront Matt has recorded many different bands and solo artists.  HomeFront has also had multiple recordings featured in Indie Movie’s, Documentary’s and movie trailers.  Here are some of the placements recordings from HomeFront have received:

  • Official Movie Trailer for “FRANK” starring Michael Fassbender and Magie Gyllenhaal: Song featured- “Raise my glass” by The Defending Champions, Recorded/Mixed @ HomeFront studios – (song starts around 50 second mark) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1A7iVIg_ry8
  • “Flatball” the documentary, narrated by Alec Baldwin. Available on Amazon.  Song Featured – “Lucky man” by The Defending Champions, recorded/mixed @ HomeFront Studios.  http://flatballfilm.com/
  • “Nitro Circus” the movie starring Travis Pastrana.  Songs Featured “Alto cinco” and “Rip Van Winkle” by Old Wives, Recorded @ HomeFront Studios. Nitro Circus available on Amazon & Nitro circus soundtrack on spotify
  • “Well Wishes” the movie Starring Shane Callahan, Anna Stromberg, Cullen Moss, and Don Henderson Baker. Available on Netflix and Amazon.  Songs featured, “Lucky man” and “Beatstreet” by The Defending Champions, Recorded and Mixed @HomeFront Studios. https://www.facebook.com/pg/wellwishesmovie/about/?ref=page_internal
  • “Sneakers and Soul” independent film.  Song featured “Jesus wants you to dance” by The Defending Champions. http://www.sneakersandsoul.com/music/

Matt has had the honor of recording some amazing bands and solo artists, such as:

Please click on the samples link so you can listen to lots of recordings done @ HomeFront engineered and mixed by Matt Ryan Also please read the Testimonials and see what former and current HomeFront customers have to say about the studio!