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Ryan Schwabe
Ryan Schwabe
Associate Teaching Professor, Music Industry



One Drexel Plaza; Suite 10, Office 108

Ryan Schwabe is a Professor of Recording Arts & Music Production at Drexel University's Music Industry Program, owner of Xcoustic Sound and co-owner of the music production company and digital record label Rare MP3s LLC with his partner Noah Breakfast.  Ryan was the Co-Chair of the Producers & Engineer Wing for the Philadelphia Chapter of The Recording Academy from 2012 till 2017 and a member of the Board of Governors.  Ryan is also the Treasurer for the Philadelphia Chapter of the Audio Engineering Society.  He is a  registered Apple Digital Masters engineer and guest lecturer at The Curtis Institute Music.  Ryan is a professor, engineer, studio designer, musician and music producer living in Philadelphia, PA.  For more information visit

BS, Music and Audio Technology, Drexel University
MBA, Drexel University (in progress)

Production and engineering credits include: Baauer, Future, Pusha T, Novelist, M.I.A., Ellie Goulding, Becky Hill, Shlohmo & Jeremih, Wet, Waveracer, Ryan Hemsworth, RL Grime, rjd2, Son Little, Tunji Ige, Grande Marshall, Sk8ters, Diamond Kuts, Hop Along, Spank Rock, Smith Street Band, NAH, Restorations, Icebird and Algernon Cadwallader.