Jason Hockman

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