T.J. Mimbs is a freelance writer, songwriter and recording engineer with over a decade of experience. He has contributed for music blogs such as Places We Don't Know and Live Music Blog and has written educational pieces for websites such as Boundless.com and WhichWay Financial Services. T.J. has specific expertise in music, guitar and business.
T.J. has been involved professionally in the music industry since graduating from The University of Georgia. While cutting his teeth in the vibrant music scene of Athens, GA, he developed skills as a songwriter, performer and recording engineer. He has written for, played on, released and/or recorded multiple albums and has hands-on experience in production, publishing, touring, financial management and merchandising. On top of this, T.J. is a passionate music fan and critic, with unique perspectives on where the music industry currently stands and where it is heading.
T.J. has been playing guitar for over 15 years. Starting out on the instrument as a way to further his songwriting prowess, T.J. has developed strong skills in lead techniques and guitar composition. He has in-depth knowledge on various charting methods and expertise in guitar-related gear, both new and vintage.
T.J. graduated Magna Cum Laude with Honors from the University of Georgia's renowned Terry College of Business with a degree in Finance. He has managed the finances of the multiple bands he has been a member of and runs his own music and video production company. T.J. has also composed educational material for an online trading platform.
Other Interests and Hobbies
T.J. has a long history of becoming deeply entrenched in various areas of interests. He is an avid gardener and cook and is pursuing a budding interest in photography.