Green Shoe Studio

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Green Shoe Studio
IndustryRecording and video production
East Peoria, Illinois
OwnerJacob Colgan, Jonathan Colgan and Oceanna Colgan[1] Edit this on Wikidata

Green Shoe Studio is a recording and video production studio in East Peoria, Illinois. Owned by Jacob Colgan[2], Jonathan Colgan and Oceanna Colgan[3]. The company's motto is "Changing Our Community One Dream at a Time"[4].

In July 2013, the company produced the short documentary "A Letter from Fred" which later went viral in August 2013. The short documentary profiled Fred Stobaugh, who lost his wife of 75 years and wrote a song for her[5][6]. Green Shoe Studio is the credited recording artist of "Oh Sweet Lorraine," the song that broke Billboard records, featuring the oldest co-writer of a song to hit the Hot 100[7][8]. The song was written, recorded and produced at Green Shoe Studio.


  1. ^ "Siblings pool talents at Green Shoe Studio". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Green Shoe Studio in East Peoria produces video after tornado". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  3. ^ "Zorn: Peoria widower's poignant song breaks hearts, lifts spirits". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  4. ^ "Green Shoe Studio". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  5. ^ "The Lunchtime Listen: 'Sweet Lorraine,' by Fred Stobaugh and Green Shoe Studio". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  6. ^ "greenshowstudio records oh sweet Lorraine song written by 96 year old for late wife". Archived from the original on 2013-08-30. Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  7. ^ "Fred Stobaugh, 96, Becomes Oldest Artist To Appear On Hot 100". Retrieved 25 June 2017.
  8. ^ "Green Shoe Studios Collaborates with 96 year old to Record 'Oh Sweet Lorraine'". Retrieved 25 June 2017.

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