Joseph McKinley Milligan

musician. recording. production. mixing. suedehead studios. austin, tx.

Joseph Milligan has been playing music since he was 11 years old, joined his first real band when he was 15, and started touring regularly at 18. He co-founded the rock band Anberlin, and has been a primary songwriter and performer with them for 11 years. He has had the opportunity to work with and learn from Brenden O'Brien, Aaron Sprinkle, Neal Avron, and many talented musicians that have been a great influence in his life. He has done several different production, engineering, and mixing projects in his spare time. After having a successful music career for the last decade, he is now running production full time at Orb Studios under the name Suedehead in Austin, Texas .


  • Anberlin has sold more than 1,000,000 albums worldwide
  • On January 22, 2014 the Anberlin song "Feel Good Drag" was certified Gold by the RIAA
  • In 2009, "Feel Good Drag" reached #1 on the Alternative Charts and was named FMQB's Song of the Year
  • "Feel Good Drag" was also featured on the Guitar Hero game Warriors of Rock
  • Anberlin has had 3 albums debut in the Billboard Top 10