Darren "Jeter" Magierowski is a multi-talented three-time JUNO™ Award winning recording and mixing engineer working mainly out of Jukasa Studios. Darren has played a pivotal role in generating albums and singles for iconic artists such as Alexisonfire, Three Days Grace, Cancer Bats, Harrison Kennedy, Snoop Dogg, Protest the Hero, The Sheepdogs, July Talk, The Trews, OB OBrien, Mobb Deep, plus many more.
Born and raised in London, ON, Darren first started into music in his early teenage years. After spending his high school years with ample amounts of private music lessons, musical performances and theory, Darren pursued the University of Western Ontario to further his studies in music theory and composition, as well as psychology. Furthermore Darren took his education to new heights by attending and graduating from the Metalworks Institute, in Mississauga ON.
Upon his education credentials making him a key player in the music industry, Darren has also toured across Canada and the US working as a backline technician, stage manager, and monitor tech, on top of playing in various bands, spanning more than a decade.
Darren has had the privilege of working with world class producers and engineers such as; Gavin Brown (Barenaked Ladies, Billy Talent, The Tea Party), Mike Plotnikoff (Three Days Grace, Hoobastank, BlessTheFall), Ian Davenport (July Talk, Wir Sind Helden), Julius Butty (Alexisonfire, Protest the Hero), Jim Wirt (Incubus, Fiona Apple), Eric Ratz (Billy Talent, Cancer Bats), Ted Chung (Snoop Lion), Christopher Thorn of ʻBlind Melonʼ, Ben Kaplan (Shakira, Gallows), Nick Blagona (Deep Purple, April Wine), Matt DeMatteo (Danko Jones, Big Wreck) just to name a few.
Some of Darren’s personal musical influences and previous recording experience range from; Rock, metal, punk, classic rock, folk, country, rockabilly, blues, rap/hip hop, R&B, native traditional, reggae, big/swing band, jazz, plus much much more.