Despite retiring at the young age of 43 in 1992, Birch produced or engineered numerous classic albums.
Mike D and Ad-Rock shared several more andecdotes from their newly revealed, Beastie Boys Book, on The Tonight Show.
Studio pioneer worked on seminal albums like Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, The White Album, and Revolver.
One man stands at the center of rock history, though he’s more at home behind the mixing console.
Grammy Award-winning producer also worked with John Hiatt, Alex Chilton, The Afghan Whigs, and others.