In the 7th grade, Aaron Wolinski took up the alto saxophone and played in the school orchestra. At 15, he was bit by the rock ’n’ roll bug, bought a bass guitar, and was well on his way to forming his first of many, many bands over the years including: THE VIBE TRIBE, JOLIVES, COURT MAGICIANS, FREEL, WANDERING EYE, SPEAKEASY, HOOPLA, ZILLION, NORMAL NEIGHBOR, FAIRCHILD, etc.
Aaron Wolinski's Professional CareerCoinciding with his interest in performing and touring with bands, Aaron Wolinski began to develop an enthusiasm for audio production. He bought his first 4 track tape recorder and would consistently record his band practices, shows, and other bands in the region. This lead him to studying Broadcast Communications at Specs Howard School of Broadcast Arts in Detroit, MI.
While attending Specs, he purchased the first 16 track DAW station and began doing voice over work for commercial radio. After completing school, Aaron Wolinski became the morning show host on 97.5/98.9 WKLT, as well as the Production Director for 106.7 WKPK, 92.9/94.5 WBYB, and 97.5/98.9 WKLT.
Simultaneously, Aaron was providing event DJ services all over Northern Michigan for AARDVARK SOUND and eventually began his own company AVATAR.MEDIA.PRODUCTIONS (A.M.P). Under Aaron's company AVATAR.MEDIA.PRODUCTIONS, he established and maintains long standing working relationships with many of the premier venues in the events industry.
Audio & Music ProductionAaron Wolinski's first production company was called LEVITY PRODUCTIONS and he would produce many artists by himself and in collaboration with Jay Kott including: TWITCHY, RON GETZ, MIKE MORAN, KURT BOWMAN, RACHEL BOROVIK, BRAINPAN, etc.
After LEVITY PRODUCTIONS dissolved, Aaron Wolinski started SPIRAL SOUND and would go on to write/produce/engineer with the likes of: SLEEVES, TIM HARDING, FUNDUBMENTALS, BLAKE ELLIOTT & THE ROBINSON AFFAIR, E MINOR, JOHN PHILLIPS, LEVI BRITTON, CLINT, HANS TEICHMAN, CHRISTOPHER DARK, DAVE CRATER, MAJJIC, PHENOMENAL HEAD, SELDOMTONE, MUE SEPHEI, BENDER, MATT ARNOLD, ACADEMY FOUR, RHETT BETTY, RON GETZ, THE SURREAL MCCOYS, FREEL, ZILLION, and many, many more. Learn more about Aaron Wolinski's SPIRAL SOUND.
Aaron Wolinski eventually became involved in movie production. He was the audio engineer on the Oscar Nominated film “CAPITALISM: A LOVE STORY” directed by Michael Moore. He was composer/engineer on the independent film “SOMEWHERE WEST” that won dozens of awards at film festivals nationally. Aaron Wolinski did voice over work/engineering on the film “LOOKING FOR THE MISSING LINK”. He also appeared in the documentary “ART OFFICIALLY FAVORED”.