Producer , Engineer , Programmer .
Producer/engineer, Unigram Records Remixing work of all styles ( 2
step,Garage,House,Pop etc ) with various artistes in the Unigram
Studio ( Billie Piper , Atomic Kitten ,Steps ) as well as session
work ( Guitar ,
backing vox ) in advertising . Also in the last few years I have
mixed and produced tracks for Graham
Lyle , Harry Kane and Viola wills . During this time I have also
played regularly around London in various bands .
Audio engineer. This is the time I was Touring with Linton
Kwesi Johnson world-wide and working freelance at various
studios up and down the country, such as ( EMI Abbey road
studios;Edinburgh .Cava; Glasgow .Great Linford Manor,Marcus
studios,Red Bus studios ) and many more all over London and in
,Engineer , Musician
I started audio engineering at TMC studios in Tooting, London where
I specialised in reggae and dance music . I was during this
time a member of the Nick Straker Band
in the early eighties and co-produced and wrote material for four
albums . It was also during this time that I worked with Dennis
Bovell, who I still work with to this day .I learned through this
period about the more technical aspects of recording,( Tape
alignment, microphone technique, and early automation systems ) as
well as sequencing, digital recording and the use of time codes.
Born 1954 Edinburgh.
During primary and secondary school education I played violin,ending
up playing for the Scottish Youth Orchestra. On Leaving school I
took up guitar and went to college to study electronics. When I was
19, I left home to live in Germany, where I toured around for
a year and a half.
I am fully conversant
with modern day computer systems ( PC's and Apple macs ) ,
especially in music format . Some of the programs I use include
Cubase VST , Logic Audio , Sound Tools , as well as CD burning and
Graphic programs . Mixing consoles I have worked on include SSL ,
Neve , Harrison , MCI , Soundcraft , TAC , Yamaha .
People I've Worked with.
Sly and Robbie
Sly and Robbie
Linton Kwesi Johnson
Me and You
After the fire
Nick StrakerRay Stiles
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