The Team


Bill Chrysler


Bill Chrysler has one of the best set of ears in the industry - maybe that's why his resume includes the likes of John Mayer, Maroon 5, Christina Aguilera, and many more.

With over 30 years experience with touring, mixing and producing, top artists come to Bill Chrysler for his expertise in sound engineering. his expansive knowledge and know-how in gear, and a kind and caring demeanor that eases even the most anxious live-room nerves.


Scott PEllegrom

Studio Drummer

Scott Pellegrom has become one of the leading innovators for the next generation of drumming. Since performing live at the age of five, he has transformed from a natural born rhythmist to an international performer and clinician.

Scott is a multiple-time industry award winner and a Top Four Finalist in the Guitar Center Drum-Off, the largest drum competition in the world. He has been nominated as the best up-and-coming player in Modern Drummer and listed as one of the top music educators in the world.
In his career, Scott has educated in hundreds of clinics and assemblies, developed signature products for Dream Cymbals, produced an album with his band, SP3, and has racked up over 10,000 hours of practice behind the drums.


Joe Hettinga

Head Sound Enginer

With over 30 years experience in music, performing in many different ensembles as pianist, keyboardist, guitarist, vocalist, music director, producer, composer, arranger, sound designer, Joe has a vast knowledge of recording techniques and performance in the studio and live. While touring in groups Strange Arrangement, Digital Tape Machine, The Olllam and others, he has shared the stage with Umphrey's McGee, Greensky Bluegrass, Joe Dart (Vulfpeck), Bernie Worrell (Parliament Funkadelic, The Talking Heads), Joey Porter (The Motet), Dominic Lalli (Big Gigantic), Joel Cummins (Umphrey's McGee), Kris Myers (Umphrey's McGee). Joe has currently been performing with May Erlewine (, The Motivations, The Olllam, Marcus Rezak, and The Joe Marcinek Band. Joe has worked as producer, engineer, performer and arranger for countless projects over the past 15 years. Joe has a passion for recording, getting the best tones and pulling the best performance out of every situation. Joe is available to engineer, produce, arrange or play any of the many keyboards, guitars for projects as needed.


Binnie Chrysler

Studio manager and Third Coast mom supreme

Binnie is the wife of Bill Chrysler and keeps everything running at the studio. You can find her up in the front offices working on the business side of things. She also makes sure that the Aldea coffee is always fresh and hot and that the entire studio family has whatever they need to keep rolling and making music.

Basically, Binnie is the best.


Kevin Kozel

Studio Guitarist/Sound Engineer

Alongside being an engineer at Third Coast, Kevin is known as one of the most influential guitar players in the state. With 12 years experience under his belt, he's proficiently fluent in guitar and bass. He's been on the road with bands like Death By Dancing, a Electronic/Dance band that gained attention locally, abroad, and has shared the stage with such bands as Seether, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus, Mindless Self Indulgence and Finger Eleven. Kevin is currently touring with The Scott Pellegrom Trio led by world-renowned drummer, Scott Pellegrom.