DIRECTOR | PRODUCER | WRITER
San Francisco based producer, Count [AKA Mikael Eldridge], has been involved in just about every aspect of the music business. He has worked for indie and major labels, scored films, and has worked as producer, engineer, mixer, and remixer for artists such as DJ Shadow, Frank Sinatra, Radiohead, John Cale [Velvet Underground], No Doubt, New Order, RUN DMC, Tycho, Zoe Keating, Galactic, Trombone Shorty, The Bee Gees,Thievery Corporation, and many more. With his own bands Inu and Halou, Count has toured the US and performed live at shows such as Seattle’s Bumbershoot festival, The San Francisco International Film Festival, the SF Museum of Modern Art, Filter Magazine’s Culture Collides Festival. Count is currently directing the documentary Unsound, which is about the impact that free internet culture is having on all creators. He has become a vocal advocate on artist rights issues, speaking at The Future of Music Summit, C2SV, SXSW, European Lab, and Grammys on the Hill and many more.
Director, producer credits include A & E’s Biography, Intervention, Discovery Channels’The Bone Detec- tives and The Deadliest Catch, Animal Planet’s Raw Nature, Ivory Wars, Alaska: the Last Frontier, and countless others.