David "Rain"Banta

multi-platinum Billboard #1 charting producer/mixer/pianist

UCLA instructor kpfk FM radio on-air talent/senior producer/board op

Our Studio/Gear

Dave chief engineering Bone Thugs at "Pass Recording Studios" 

  • Mixing
  • Mastering
  • Music Production
  • vocal/full band recording
  • Lessons and classes​

Our Team

Flesh N Bone here June 2016

1) I've mixed several multi-platinum records some right here in my studio

2) During my 30 years as a full-time mixing engineer in the Hollywood CA area I've developed relationships with some of the greatest musicians and producers of our time.

   I can bring in producers, keyboard players, rhythm sections that have performed and recorded with the greatest artists of our time including Michael Jackson,P!nk, Brittney Spears "New Edition" "Bone Thugs N Harmony" Tupac, Whitney Housten etc.

Come in!

What Clients Say About Us

Flesh N Bone of "Bone Thugs n Harmony"​
"I've been in the best studios in the world and sat next to the best engineers in the world, including people like Bernie Grundman, and the best stuff I've ever heard is the stuff that's coming out of Dave Banta's right now"



Flesh N Bone calls Dave a phenomenal producer at 47 seconds

Choosing a studio and engineer can be scary we know. Relax. Rainman Productions has the experience, connections and style to bring your vision to life – on schedule and on budget. 

David "Rain" Banta chief engineering 

Bone Thugs-N-Harmony at "Ameraycan Studios" North Hollywood, CA you see him at 2:37 4:35 and other places in this video

A great studio and engineer is a very important thing to an artist. Choosing one with the credits and experience is essential. A typical project includes these services:

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Our Newest addition
We recently purchased Dave's all time favorite vocal microphone a vintage AKG C12A. It has a Telefunken CK12 capsule. 

   This actual mic was used by Barbara Streisand to record "Evergreen" and appeared in the movie "A Star is Born"

   It's a great addition to our extensive collection of legendary microphones.

    We've also added a Universal Audio 6176 vintage channel strip with a UA 610 Mic pre and an 1176LN Dav'e all time favorite vocal compressor