Dr. Jason Hockman is a sound artist, record label owner and lecturer in audio engineering at Birmingham City University.
After starting his music career with releases on seminal Drum & Bass labels Offshore, MJAZZ and Subtle Audio, Jason cofounded the Detuned Transmissions imprint in 2012. As one half of DAAT (with Joseph Thibodeau) he focuses on the sonic exploration of imagined environments.
Jason holds a PhD in music research from McGill University (CA) and a Master's in music technology from New York University (US). He now works in the Digital Media Technology Lab (DMT Lab) at Birmingham City University (UK) where he is a lecturer in audio engineering and conducts research in the fields of music information retrieval and computational musicology of electronic music.
Photo: Alan Dolhasz