Les Claypool has been the owner/operator of Magnitude 8 Post since 1989. Starting in January of 1992, he was approached by U.S. Renditions and L.A. Hero to provide audio services for their new joint venture of dubbing Anime into English. Early projects from the “garage studio days” included Orguss, Macross II, Guyver, and the first Giant Robo among others.

Quickly outgrowing the garage, Les’ facility eventually grew to encompass multiple rooms in two locations. Anime credits include Akira (2001 Version), Ambassador Magma, Appleseed, Armitage (series & movies), Big O, Blackjack (series & movie), Black Magic M-66, Castle of Cagliostro (1999 & 2015), Catnapped, Code Geass, Cowboy Bebop 5.1 Remixes, El Hazard, Fist of the North Star, Giant Robo, Ghost in the Shell, Ghost in the Shell: Innocence & Solid State Society, Gundam 0080, 0083, and MS 08th Team, Guyver II, Guyver: Dark Hero music score, Lain, Legend of Black Heaven, Macross Plus, Mysterious Play, Ninja Scroll, Orguss 02, Stand Alone Complex (52 episodes), Streetfighter II V series, Streetfighter II (including the 2015 restoration and remix), Tri-Gun, The Wanderers, Wings of Honneamise, and Wolf’s Rain.

NOTE: This is NOT the bassist from Primus