Erik Takuichi Wallace

He/Him/They/Them, Senior Instructor & Recording Studio Coordinator


Erik Takuichi Wallace grew up in Bellingham, WA playing in and recording various bands in the local music scene since 2009. After graduating from Fairhaven College in 2013 with a concentration focused in audio technology, ethnomusicology, and social identity Erik founded his freelance audio business, Shibusa Sound, and began working as a professional recording, mixing, mastering, and live sound engineer in the greater Pacific Northwest region. Having worked on over 40 releases in a little over 5 years Erik has stayed busy mastering new techniques and gaining new experience. In 2016 he joined the teaching staff at Fairhaven College to take over instruction of the two introductory classes within the Audio Technology, Music, and Society Minor. In addition to teaching and continuing to work as a freelance audio engineer Erik is also the Sound Tech Manager at local the local music venue, The Shakedown, where he works and supervises a small staff of other sound technicians. Links: