Clay Hutson has been passionate about music from a young age. Growing up in Nashville, Tennessee he attended the Central Michigan University for his bachelor’s degree in theatre designs. He later enrolled at Stephen M. Ross School of Business for his master’s in Business administration. After graduating, Clay got several jobs as the project manager and others as the sound engineer. He played major roles in the entertainment industry and had a chance to travel with Bill Graham’s team before finally focusing on the music business.
Having had quite an exposure during his time traveling with Bill’s crew, he started his own business centered around his skills in live performances, sound engineering, and management. Clay Hutson toured with several artists a band called Garbage that went to many countries in Europe, Australia, and North America. His most significant achievement of all time is managing one republics rigging system during their biggest world tour. Clay has perfected his skill and is currently producing and leading tours for music industry celebrities like Kelly Clarkson, Pink and Kid Rock.
In a recent interview, Clay Hutson revealed that his years of experience in the Music line and the lessons he learned from every job he landed helped him start and navigate through the hustle of growing a business in the music industry. Now, he is working with Kid Rock and every day he has to be on the ground before anyone else to ensure everything is done correctly. Mr. Hutson is grateful for technology because it keeps him on toes to avoid being three steps behind of his competitors. He gets most of his ideas for lighting and stage set designs from his imagination all thanks to his vast knowledge of what works best, where and when.
Clay Hutson is a family man, and besides music he enjoys woodwork. He believes talent cannot be drilled into someone and being passionate about something is all about yearning to be celebrated in it. He advises anyone to be true to oneself, confident in the job they do and well organized. The Music producer attributes his success in the industry to his hard work to keep his fans and clients talking because in the industry word of mouth and a good reputation are the keys to a successful career. He adds that what separates successful people from the rest is not lack of knowledge or strength but lack of the desire to perform. Learn more: http://www.imdb.com/name/nm8799240/?ref_=nv_sr_1