Before joining the Texas Standard team, Casey Cheek worked as a technical producer for KUT and KUTX where he engineered at the historic Cactus Cafe, KUTX’s Studio 1A, KUTX Live at the Four Seasons, and on-site at the Austin City Limits Music Festival, Fun Fun Fun Fest and Austin Psych Fest. He also has worked closely with the news department, recording interviews both in the studio and in the field, and coordinating content with partner stations. Casey is a passionate musician who moved to Austin from his hometown of Abilene, Texas. He has a smile as big as Texas and holds the spot as the show’s most enthusiastic staff member.