Nick Holmes

Founder / Engineer

Nick Holmes is one of the two founders of Occupy Studio. Also known as “Clay McNail”, Holmes has 10 years in the music industry. After going to school for recording & music production in Orlando, Florida, Holmes returned home to continue to pursue his career in music. In 2018, Occupy Studio opened its doors to the public. Since, Holmes has continued to stack experience working with bands & solo artists, helping them to hone in on their skills & giving them the tools to grow as artists. Holmes has worked with just about every genre you can think of, but tends to approach his work with a pop frame of reference. His open minded approach & ability to grasp the bigger picture tends to lead to bold, larger than life mixes.