B-Side studios was founded in Portland, Oregon by Steve Strauss in 2016.
Engineer, Producer, Owner
23 years experience working in every facet of stage production, concert, film, television, theater and recording studios as Producer, Production Manager, Master Electrician, Crew Chief, Audio Engineer, Video engineer, Rigging, Carpentry and Logistics.
Production manager for lighting and rigging the 300th year anniversary of Detroit featuring Stevie Wonders first live appearance in 9 years and more people present in downtown Detroit than ever before in recorded history.
Production Electrician, Programmer for 2012 Inauguration of Barack Obama featuring Stevie Wonder, Soundgarden, John Legend, Mana, and Smokey Robinson.
Production Electrician for Metallica movie Through the Never (2012-2013)
LED Engineer and Production Electrician for Bruno Mars moonshine jungle tour. (2013)
Master Electrician and Crew Chief for all major Hyundai Auto Shows in the united states from 2009 – 2016.
Production Manager for BMW CES display 2016 -2018
Master Electrician and Crew Chief for all major BMW Auto shows in the united states from 2016 – 2018.
Guitarist for Paradigm Tour with guest Kid Rock summer 2003.
Album production of personal body of work Seven Cycles West released in 2017.
Bassist for Bel Mizik.. Opening act for Wyclef Jean at Wonder Ballroom April 2018
Ethans Papa. May 11th 2018
Owner, Founder, Producer, and Engineer at B-Side Studios 2016 – Present.