John McLaughlin with Garbage lead singer, Shirley Manson, at the Scottish Music Awards.
The Boombox was formed with the idea to create and develop new talent, as well as work with some of the industries most established artists. To create this vision, a team of in-house producers, writers, management, record label, publishing house, video production and a state of the art recording studio was put in place.

Since its formation in 2013, The Boombox has joined forces with one of the UK's largest media companies, Forrest Media, to create Forrest Boombox. With the power of outdoor marketing, in addition to the development, production and introduction to the music market place, equals a powerful new way to break acts. There is a different route to success beyond TV shows and gatekeepers, and Forrest Boombox is the new gateway to an artists success.

The Boombox is the spirit of pop, punk rock, hip-hop, rock & roll, soul, and the essence of records that make people want to create music for a purpose. From the bedroom, to the studio, to radio... welcome to The Boombox.

Our Team

John McLaughlin
John has had huge success as a songwriter, record producer and manager. He has written and produced seven number ones and over 25 top 10 singles worldwide including songs for Busted, 911, Westlife, Blue, Sandi Thom and 5ive and many more. He was won the BMI Million Airplay Award, European Airplay Award and the Nordoff Robbins Living Legend Award. His music has featured in TV, film and radio; he also featured as a songwriting coach on BBC's Fame Academy. As a manager, John continues to be able to spot, develop and nurture new talent and has secured major recording contracts for a number of breakthrough acts over the last 20 years, many of which have achieved global success.
Jud Mahoney
Jud's career spans over 20 years; having had success as a songwriter, producer, and as an artist. During this time, he has signed 5 major record deals, both in the UK and US (Jive Records, MCA, Chrysalis Records, Edel and Dreamworks.) Jud is honoured to have worked with various music legends including Michael Jackson, Dolly Parton, Justin Timberlake, Lamont Dozier, and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis. With Top 5 single and album releases worldwide, Jud continues to gain recognition for his work, while lending his experience and knowledge to up and coming artists, writers and producers.
Natalie DeLucia
Natalie is a singer, songwriter and vocal producer from the Unites States. She’s toured alongside Britney Spears as a backing singer on three North American tours, overseas promotional tours and many television appearances including The Grammy's, Saturday Night Live, Top Of The Pops, and the MTV Music Awards. She also starred in the lead role of ‘Addie’ in the Broadway musical Paper Moon. Natalie has been working between Los Angeles and the UK for the past 15 years; writing for and developing various artists, as well as providing vocal production and backgrounds on several albums and singles.
Andé D'Mello
Andé D'Mello is a multi-instrumentalist producer; originally hailing from Buckinghamshire, Andé has been producing, performing and doing online PR in the music industry for 7 years. In that time he has written and produced UK charting records, done production work and PR for a number of record labels and produced top YouTube personalities; such as 4Music's Bethan Mary Leadley. He continues to hone his abilities both on the production/writing side as well as helping upcoming artists achieve success through a unique brand of online PR.