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Gary Mackey
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Attended Holland Group School Of Music Production
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Musician Extraordinaire
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  • Mackey MP3
    Music Producer, present
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    Sound Engineer
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Introduction
Music Extraordinaire 
B o r n   G a r y   D a l e   Ma c k e y ,   i n   R i c h mo n d ,C a l i f o r n i a ,   i s   a   P l a t i n u m  R e c o r d i n g  
A r t i s t / P r o d u c e r ,   S o n g er i t e r ,   Mu s i c i an ,C o mp o s e r   a n d   P e r f o r me r .  

Ma c k e y   h as   b e e n   a   f i x t u r e   o f   t h e   mu s i c   i n d u s t r y   f o r   q u i t e   s o me t i me .   H e   h a s   w o r k e d   w i t h   s u c h L a b e l s a s Columbia
R e c o r d s ,   Mu s i c   Me r c h a n t ,   J i v e / R C A ,   P e r f e c t i o n   L i g h t  P r o d u c t i o n s , 
 H o l l and   G r o u p   P r o d u c t i o n s   a n d   mo s t   r e c e n t l y   h i s   o w n   L a b e l ,   MACKEY ENTERTAINMENT  ( M.E. ) . 
 
Ma c k e y   b e c a me   a   s o n g w r i t e r , drummer 
a n d   l e a d   v o c a l i s t   f o r   “ T h e   T o g e t h e r   B a n d ”  
a  s e n s a t i o n a l l y  p o p u l a r  S a n Francisco Bay A r e a   B a n d .  T h e   T o g e t h e r   B a n d   w a s the  r e c i p i e n t   o f   ma n y   B a y   A r e a   Awards . T h e   b a n d   was  s i g n e d  t o  Mi c h a e l  L a n g
 J u s t   S u n s h i n e   P r o d u c t i o n s   who   was   also t h e  f o u n d e r  o f  Woo d s t o c k  who 
s i g n e d   t h e  b a n d  t o  C B S   R e c o r d s  a t  a   v e r y   y o u n g   a g e .   T h e  T o g e t h e r  B a n d   a l s o   c o l l a b o r a t e d  wit h  N a r a d a   Mi c h a e l   Wa l d e n ’ s   “ P e r f e c t i o n   L i g h t   P r o d u c t i o n s ”   wh o   p r o d u c e d  
mu s i c   f o r   W h i t n e y   H o u s t o n   a n d   Ma r i a h   C a r e y   a n d   w h e r e   “ A me r i c a n   I d o l ’ s ”   R a n d y  J a c k s o n   p r o d u c e d   h i s   b a n d.    
Ma c k e y   t e a me d  u p  with  P r o d u c e r   A l f r e d   E a t o n   &   T o d d   S h a w  a n d   p e n n e d ,   c o ­
p r o d u c e d ,   a n d   p e r f o r me d  t h e  l e a d
 v o c a l s   o n   o n e   o f   t h e   b i g g e s t 
 r e c o r d s  o f   o u r  t i me s ,   “ S h o r t   D o g s   I n  T h e   H o u s e ”   S ma s h   s i n g l e 
“ T h e  G h e t to o ”   p e r f o r me d   b y  
R e c o r d i n g   A r t i s t , "T o o  S h o r t"  a n d 
Ma c k e y ’ s   f i r s t   mu l t i ­ p l a t i n u m  H i t  o n  
R e c o r d s / R C A .    
Ma c k e y  was   s i g n e d   t o   H o l l a n d   G r o u p   P r o d u c t i o n s   ( H o l l a n d ­ D o z i e r ­ H o l l a n d )   
A  l e g e n d a r y   Mo t own   P r o d u c t i o n   / S o n g w r i t i n g   t e a m.   Ma c k e y   was   s i g n e d   a s   a n  
a r t i s t ,   p r o d u c e r ,   a n d   s o n g w r i t e r .   Ma c k e y   l e a r n e d   v a l u a b l e ,   c r i t i c a l ,   p r o d u c t i o n  
s k i l l s   u n d e r   t h e   t u t e l a g e   o f   E d d i e   H o l l a n d ,   who  w r o t e   o v e r   1 0 0   h i t 
s i n g l e s w i t h   h i s  t e a m  f o r   s u c h   a r t i s t   a s   “ Ma r v i n   G a y e ”   “ T h e   S u p r e me s ”   “
T h e   F o u r   T o p s ”   “ T h e  
T e mp t a t i o n s ”   a n d   ma n y   o t h e r   Mo t o w n   a r t i s t s .   Ma c k e y   s a y s , 
 “ I   l e a r n e d   i n d e l i b l e  
s c h o l a r s h i p   f r o m  E d d i e   H o l l a n d   s u c h   a s   me l o d y   s t r u c t u r e ,  mu s i c a l 
 a r r a n g e me n t ,  
l y r i c a l   c o n c e p t s ,   s o u n d   e n g i n e e r i n g   a n d   t h e   e n d s ,   o u t s ,   u p s   a n d   d o w n s   o f   t h e  i n d u s t r y   t h a t   I   l o v e   s o   mu c h . ”    
W h i l e   h e   c o n t i n u e s   t o   b e   a   ma i n s t a y   i n   t h e   i n d u s t r y   a s   h e   e x p a n d s   h i s   e d u c a t i o n ,  
mu s i c a l   k n o w l e d g e   a n d   r e p e r t o i r e   i n   “ T h e   N e w  Mu s i c   I n d u s t r y . ”    
Mo t t o :   “ N e v e r   L e t   Y o u r   Me mo r i e s   B e   G r e a t e r   T h a n   Y o u r   D r e a ms . ” 
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  • Holland Group School Of Music Production
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