About me

CJ Grimmark: Musician / Songwriter / Producer
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My story

The founder of the company, CJ Grimmark, has decades of experience in the music business as a multi-instrumentalist, producer, songwriter and engineer and has collaborated – in one way or another – with different artists and musicians in several different projects.

Projects – a selection:

Narnia
Rob Rock
Michael Sweet
Jerusalem
Masterplan
Avantasia
Jorn Lande
Avatarium
Ostura
Sarayasign
Flames of Fire
Empire 21

Martin Simson’s Destroyer of Death (w Jorn Lande, Rob Rock
& Anders Johansson)
Tourniquet
Audiovision
Waymaker
Viva feat. Stephen Carlson & Jonatan Samuelsson
FullForce (with Anders Johansson, Stefan Elmgren and Mike Anderson)
Santo Garofalo (with Matt and Gregg Bissonette)
Anders Mossberg
Danne Tibell

E-Type
Intohimo
Modest Attraction
DivineFire
Astrakhan
Roland Utbult
Saviour Machine
Harald Høidahl
No Possession
Jimmy Svärdhagen
Sinbreed
Flagship

…and more…

Equipment

A great match of some of the best digital and analog gear around for the task:

Gear – a selection:

• Avid Pro Tools Hdx With Hd Omni Interface
• A wide range of plugins from Waves, Universal Audio, Antares, Celemony and more.
• Chandler Germanium Preamp
• Focusrite Isa430 Producer Pack (Mk1, made in UK)
• Empirical Labs Distressor

Monitors
Genelec 1030 + 7050

Microphones
Shure Sm57, Sennheiser Md421, Peluso 2247 Le

Main Instruments
• Tom Anderson Bulldog
For applications that require a Humbucker equipped,
Classic ”Lp” style guitar.

• Fender ”The Edge” Stratocaster
A wonderful Strat with Fender Fat 50’S + Dimarzio Fs-1.
For all applications that demand a great single coil guitar.

• Music Man Axis With Dimarzio Crunch Lab/Liquifire Humbuckers
For ”Higher Gain” applications and solo work etc etc.

Main Amplifiers
• Mesa/Boogie Jp-2C
• Mesa/Boogie Mark Iic+ Simulclass
• Mesa/Boogie Mark Iic+ Non Simulclass
• Mesa/Boogie Transatlantic (Classic AC30-sound)
• Mesa/Boogie 2Ch Dual Rectifier
• Marshall Jcm2550 50W Silver Jubilee
• Marshall Jcm2000 100W Dual Super Lead

+ Various effects units and stomp boxes from:
• Maxon
• TC Electronic
• Dunlop
• Boss
• MXR
• and many more