Laurence Rodman of San Francisco, CA, is a music therapist at Optimist Youth Homes & Family Services, a program for at-risk high-school-age youth in Los Angeles, CA. His band the New Thoreaus released its first full-length album Neon Americana. Visit www.thenewthoreaus.com.
Joe Huang of Los Angeles, CA, won the Best Sound Award from the Australian Academy for Cinema Television Arts for his work on the film Mystery Road. In August 2013, he launched the sound production company Forestt Studios. Visit www.foresttstudios.com.