Brian Niesz

Multimedia Producer

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When did you start working here? April 2013

Where else have you worked?, UltraSuede Studio, Apple

Where did you go to college? University of Cincinnati - College Conservatory of Music: BFA in Electronic Media

What are you most proud of when it comes to your work? Producing of 400 live on-air music performances by up-and-coming and national alternative artists for Also, mixing front-of-house sound at Radio City Music Hall while touring with Heartless Bastards.

What are you most proud of in your own life? Music is my greatest passion and has also been my job. I'm most proud of getting paid to tour the country and work with amazing musicians.

What do you love about living in the Tri-State? The architecture, walkable neighborhoods, summer evenings, and local music artists and venues.

What are your favorite local hangouts/places, sports & cultural institutions? MOTR Pub, Shake-It Records, Bengals, Northside

All time favorites? The Rolling Stones (1965-1978), Bob Dylan, Nirvana, The Velvet Underground, Kurt Vile, Descendents, Black Flag, Dead Meadow, Black Sabbath (1970-1975), The Black Angels

Other than WCPO 9, you get your news from: WaPo, NYT, MSNBC, Apple News

Apps you can't live without? Discogs, Spotify, UberEats