About Hal

Hal Cragin is a Los Angeles Based Grammy nominated Musician,

writer and producer,His Studio

hes written music with many many artists

Artists worked with include

Iggy Pop,Victoria Williams,They Might Be Giants,Alison Sudol

A Fine Frenzy,Jon Brion,Sarah Maclachlan,Frank Black,Beth Orton,

The The,Freedy Johnson,Donna Lewis,Joni Mitchell.Asaf Avidan, the Sweet potaoes,

Chris Murphy. Lundon Knighton, Eric Zayne, among others


Hals writing talents have been heard on many records and TV and Movie syncs


Just contributed to this Great Doc… A High Honor

thanks Nigel Sinclair

yes thats the pacific.. new Asaf Avidan record, a pleasure to work with him and Mark Howard


Writing producing new artist Kelsi Taylor

New record called WATERTOWN out NOW


In my Studio with Producer Komi joins Ruth-Anne Cunningham & Jerry Lang

In the studio with Lee On The Beats and the Amazins

Sony artist Lundon Knighten and I writing an amazing track.. [what else!]

PEKING DUK in the studio!.. legend

Mic shootout anyone?

TMBG The Crow The Black Teeth Monopuff IFTS Monopuff Lindsey Mae Iggy roadkill Iggy Preliminaires Iggy nude and rude Iggy Naughty Dog Iggy Million Iggy King of Dogs Iggy ave B Capitalism Cabin in the woods Beth Orton Applewild Leafday AFF Lifesize AFF demo AFF 1 AFF



Recently Iggy Pop’s record “Apres” Hal produced and recorded have been hailed by none other than Bob Dylan

as one of his favorites.. High praise from the greatest songwriters in the American music cannon

Bill Flanagan: Heard any good records lately?

Bob Dylan:Iggy Pop’s Après, that’s a good record….


great interview for any artist




I have contributed to Films Like the Crow, Cabin In the Woods, Ron Howard’s Beatle doc “8 days a Week” ..

plus TV and documentary work for Discovery, National Geographic. Documentaries

like this scary one

He currently has a production studio Electracraft West in Hollywood,

home to some acts as American Authors, Hot Chelle Rae, Mike Posner, among others


New record called WATERTOWN out NOW

listen HERE dont Delay

Applewild new record Available

Music Cues / Production Music can be found on sister site

SilverLakeSoundSystem here


Below is artist Alison Sudol whom I had the pleasure of developing and producing writing with. We got her a deal with EMI.. and this song did very well..

Ali jumped into acting and she is now in this Fine film

2nd from right..Miss Fine Frenzy ! very happy for her


Iggy and I go way back..

I wrote and Produced a few records for him , a very high honor to work with such exceptional artist.. this song was different but very much Iggy.


Heres a Great Artist Im working with Eric Zayne.. had the pleasure of working on his record



Great studio, Clubhouse with #1 jazz artist bLindsey Webster

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Mixed “The Kills” great band
TBT With Sarah Mclachlan, and Alison Krauss


Great Day to Finally Play with a great artist Joni Mitchell

Great Day to Finally Play with a great artist Joni Mitchell

Ocean Way

OceanWay Studio with Producer Ariel Rechtshaid, and Artist Rachael Morris

Iggy and Bono

Yes 2 of the Greatest Voices in Rock and Roll

East West

East West studio with Grant and Les

Hal Wet Grassy

Sam Gleason

Great young artist Sam Gleason

Gig with Sarah

Boston Iggy Hal

Sam Hal



Hal web


My Father Donald with the Beatles



the Great Brian Blade


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