Geoff Pearlman Bio
Originally from Omaha, NE, songwriter, singer, guitarist, producer and engineer Geoff Pearlman began his musical journey by starting guitar lessons at age 9. After years of private lessons and public practicing, Geoff attended Berklee College of Music in Boston, graduating in 1991 with a degree in Professional Music.
Since relocating from Boston to San Francisco, and eventually to his current home in Los Angeles, Geoff has worked with a wide range of artists including Shelby Lynne, Jakob Dylan, Linda Perry, Lucy Woodward, Syd Straw, Storm Large, Quincy Coleman, Jill Sobule, Toni Childs, The Tokens, Norah Jones and Dead Rock West among many others.
In the studio, Geoff’s guitar playing has appeared on multi-platinum records such as Disney’s “High School Musical” and “Hannah Montana”, as well as recording artists Jakob Dylan, Dead Rock West, Jon Mclaughlin and Joan Osborne while working with noted producers like Don Was, Andrew Slater, John Doe (X), George Drakoulias, David Bianco, Dave Way and Mike Chapman.
Geoff is also a busy studio engineer/producer/composer, having worked on various projects for television and music. He has composed for the Travel Channel, the Food Network and Mattel as well as several independent film projects. His original songs have been used on television programs such as Jag, Flipping Out, Shark, Dance Mom’s and High School Reunion.
As an independent artist and songwriter, Geoff has released a full length CD "Anything at All" and an EP entitled "Someplace Like Nowhere” and currently is mixing his latest 8 song collection “Lost in the Satellites”.
Currently Geoff plays guitar in the Echo In The Canyon band in support of the Greenwich Films documentary Echo in the Canyon. He can be seen along with the band throughout the film and heard on it’s accompanying soundtrack available on BMG records May 24.