Damon Ranger is an accomplished award winning musician, songwriter and television/radio personality. You may not be familiar with his name, but you HAVE heard his music…
For starters, Damon has won several awards for his song writing and musical collaborations, such as: Grammy for songwriting contributions with Kanye West for Record of the Year; Academy Award OSCAR for his writing contributions to Best Original Score “Life of Pi.”; MTV Video Music Award (Moonman) for his work on the Smashing Pumpkins ‘Tonight’ video; and numerous Emmy awards and nominations. Several of these awards are due to his band Blackbox and drummer Chuck White. In 2013 Damon was awarded an MTV Video Movie Award Breakthrough Artist “V” Award for his contributions in film via music.
Blackbox has toured the world with many accomplished acts, such as headlining the Rebel stage at Riot Fest alongside Iggy and The Stooges and Elvis Costello.
Damon is a radio personality for NBC Chicago, and their tech segment with Charlie Wojciechowski and Art Norman…another Emmy winning show, where they focus on how we use the newest electronics in studio and live shows.