About Us

Rob Kuhlman - Owner, Mixing and Mastering Engineer, Producer, Writer

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Rob has been the owner of Root Cellar Music Studio since 2000. During that time he has worked with clients as a recording engineer, session player, cowriter, music producer, arranger, mixing and mastering engineer.

Live Performances and Studio Recording

Rob has toured on multiple bass and guitar configurations in various musical groups including musical director of a fourteen-piece show band and guitar and bass in a hard rock band that toured from New Orleans to North Carolina. He was commissioned to write, record and produce the theme songs for Firefly fan favorites Done The Impossible and Into The Black.

Rob is currently writing, recording and producing original songs with Cosmic Soul Shakers and LoveShine

Rob enjoys being creative with his RCMS clients’ projects by offering his decades of experience to help with anything from guitar amp suggestions to selecting the correct vocal reverb pre-delay.

He has recorded with dozens of original and cover groups and has written and recorded with more than 30 co-writers.

Click here to check out some of Rob’s music.


Rob plays a number of instruments and has college-level music theory training. He's always willing to play on client sessions at no extra charge, and he plays drums and keyboards for arrangement purposes. Instruments Rob plays include:

  • Six-string electric lead and rhythm guitars
  • Six- and 12-string acoustic guitars
  • Nashville-tuned acoustic and electric guitar.
  • Four- and five-string fretted and fretless bass
  • Mandolin

Laura Kuhlman - Studio Manager and Marketing Director

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Vocal Producer, Singer, Writer

Laura Kuhlman is a music creator immersed in many facets of music including singing, songwriting, performing, vocal production, education and marketing.

She works with our clients to help them get the most out of their vocal performances and arrangements.

Her current projects include writing and recording original music with Cosmic Soul Shakers and LoveShine.

Laura’s Web site.

Daisy Kuhlman - Pug Producer

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Daisy Kuhlman is Root Cellar Music Studio’s Pug Producer. Daisy participates in all aspects of recording production. Daisy’s signature snore provides assurance when our clients have acheived pefection.