music producer Joshua Olsen Third and Ja

Owner - Producer

Joshua Olsen

Joshua Olsen is the founder, managing partner of Third & James Record Company, and Third & James Recording Studios. With over twenty-five years as a songwriter, working musician and producer working from music cities such as Seattle, and Nashville, Joshua's work has been heard on countless records, the radio, as well as, in television and film.  

After retiring from touring in 2012, Joshua focused his attention full-time on his passion of songwriting and producing and founded Third & James Music Production in Seattle, Washington.  Relocating to Denver in 2014 Third & James morphed into what is now Third & Records Record Company.  

Joshua, along with his wife and two sons live outside of Denver, Colorado.  He's an avid moonshiner, cigar collector, and lover of bird dogs and thoroughbred racehorses. 

Chief Engineer


Matt Legge

Matt Legge is a recording engineer from Nashville, Tennessee.  Since 2007, Matt has worked on 4 Billboard #1 singles, 2 Grammy nominated records, and 1 Grammy award winning record. Past clients include: Taylor Swift, Peter Frampton, Ringo Star, Jerry Lee Lewis and many more.  


Grant Gibson

Partner - Engineer - Director of Studio Ops

Bio Coming Soon.


Josh Colpitts

Engineer - Producer

Josh is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, songwriter, engineer and producer from Eastern Iowa. He began writing and performing in 2005 and has spent the last six years in Denver recording local bands and producing his own music. Josh is actively involved in the music scene in Denver, performing often with his own band, as well as other music artists. This work gives him the ability to approach a project from multiple angles. Past clients include Maemyth, Palo Santo, Hairclub and Gabriel Albelo


Duncan Britt

Partner - Engineer - Musical Director

Bio Coming Soon.