(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Music producer Bob Ezrin will be inducted into the Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame on March 2 as part of the Canadian Music Industry Awards taking place at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto, during Rogers Wireless Canadian Music Week.
Ezrin is a legendary record producer who first attained fame in the 1970's producing classic albums for Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Pink Floyd, Peter Gabriel and KISS. He is noted as an innovator and technical ground-breaker having been one of the earliest adopters of multi-machine recording and computer sequencing, sampling and editing. He has continued to produce successfully into the late 90's and 00's working with such artists as Jane's Addiction, the Darkness, Deftones and Nine Inch Nails.
Ezrin was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame during the Juno Awards in April 2004 and continues to produce music, film, TV and theatrical productions. –Jane Cohen and Bob Grossweiner