About Q’d Up

Specializing in Podcast and Audio Production

Q’d Up

Q’d Up is a Hershey based creative sound studio. Recent work includes feature and short films, television programming and commercials, video games, interactive media and web based projects, and musical artists.

The combination of our experience, attention to detail, excellent service and comfortable environment enables us to always deliver the highest quality audio and surpass our client’s expectations—giving them the power to do their finest work.

Q’d Up works for independent directors, big and small production companies, design studios, agencies, visual artists and direct clients.


Owner and Chief Engineer of Q’d Up

John Luckenbaugh has over 20 years of experience in the audio production field. A Harrisburg, PA native, John holds a bachelor’s degree in Communication and Media Studies from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. After school, John returned to the Harrisburg area to work at WHP-TV as a live sound engineer and master control operator, and at WITF as a satellite technician. He also did freelance audio engineer producing, recording and performing.

John established Q’d Up in 2006 as a side business to provide music production and recording for local artists and musicians. Now, Q’d Up has grown to be John’s full-time job and one of the most respected creative audio facilities in Pennsylvania. With the changing audio industry and technology, Q’d Up expanded its services to focus on podcasting.

Outside of work, John enjoys spending time with his wife and three daughters, creating experiences for his daughters, being outdoors, and making wine.