keyboards, production, sound design
Peter Dyer is an LA-based keyboardist, producer, and sound designer.
He's toured extensively with Mariah Carey, Adam Lambert, Aloe Blacc, & St. Vincent, as a keyboardist, musical director, and sound designer. He is currently in the house band for American Idol on ABC. Notable cowrites include Avicii’s #1 hit “Wake Me Up”, "Shame On Me", & Flo Rida’s “Wobble” & “Can’t Believe It”.
Peter has also toured and/or performed with Cam, Quadron, Crystal Lewis, AlunaGeorge, Anjulie, Nile Rodgers, Lea Michele, Niall Horan, Vancouver Sleep Clinic, Troye Sivan, & Outasight. He's a producer and musical director for Rafferty and Monogem albums and live shows. Other tour sound design includes Katy Perry, Tegan & Sara, Rita Ora, Hayley Kiyoko, D.N.C.E., & Miguel.
Peter’s been a sound designer and consultant for Dave Smith Instruments, Strymon Effects, Moog Music, & Pioneer DJ, and scored commercials for B.M.W., Chevrolet, and WWE. He has also appeared in various articles and interviews for Keyboard Magazine.
RAFFERTY'S "APPLE PIE" FEATURED IN IPHONE 6S COMMERCIAL
"Apple Pie" for the win! This tasty single is featured as the soundtrack to the iphone 6s commercials. Listen for Peter on keys and background vocals.
"WILD" MUSIC VIDEO - MONOGEM
Check out this video for Monogem's new release, "Wild", co-written, produced, and mixed by Peter Dyer
ST. VINCENT AT THE PITCHFORK MUSIC FESTIVAL IN PARIS
Peter has had the pleasure of touring with innovative singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, St. Vincent. Take a look at this performance at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Paris.
CRYSTAL LEWIS & PETER DYER ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE
Watch this acoustic performance of "Please Don't Go" with Crystal Lewis and Peter Dyer on Clavinet, Minimoog, and a modular synth.
STRYMON SYNTH DEMO: BIG SKY
A synth demo featuring Peter, taped at Strymon HQ, for their Big Sky reverb pedal.
STRYMON SYNTH DEMO: DIG
Another synth demo featuring Peter, taped at Strymon HQ, for their D.I.G. delay pedal.