Interview Archive page: published 2003

Jerry Boys

Record producer video feature at Livingston Studios

Jerry Boys started his career in 1965 as a tape-op at the world famous Abbey Road Studios, where he worked with such artists as The Beatles, Pink Floyd, The Shadows, Yehudi Menuhin etc. He moved in 1968 to Olympic Studios working with, amongst others, The Rolling Stones and Manfred Mann. Since then he has worked at many studios around the world including Angel Studio, Sawmills, Ocean Way, Egrem Habana, Studio Bogolan Mali and Xippi Senegal, recording many Platinum, Gold and Grammy Award winning records.

Jerry now prodominantly works at Livingston Studios with sucessful World Music Producer, Nick Gold, for World Circuit, and has recently finished recording and mixing the new albums from Bassekou Kouyate and Yasmin Levi, with Producer Lucy Duran.

Look at the large Jerry Boys photo gallery

Jerry Boys at Livingston studios 2008

Some of Jerry Boys' production credits


Buena Vista Social Club - Buena Vista Social Club - R/M
Bassekou Kouyate - Segu Blue - M
Ibrahim Ferrer - All Albums - R/M
Shakira - Love In The Time Of Cholera - R/M
Yasmin Levy - 2nd Album - R/M/co-Pr
R.E.M. - Fables Of The Reconstruction - R/M
Ali Farke - Touré Savane, In The Heart Of The Moon - R/M
Omara Portoundo - BVSC Presents, Flor De Amor - R/M/Pr
Ry Cooder - Mambo Sinuendo - R/M
Everything But The Girl - Acoustic - R/M
Steeleye Span - Below The Salt - R/M
Vashti Bunyan - Diamond Day - R/M
Billy Bragg & Wilco - Mermaid Ave - R/M
The Cat Empire - Two Shoes - R/M/Pr

recording engineer and producer Jerry Boys at Livingston studios

Special thanks to everyone at Livingston Studios for their help in making this feature possible! Many, many thanks to Lise at Innocent Management for helping put this together and to George Shilling for asking the questions. Lastly, and most importantly, a BIG thank you to Jerry for taking the time to do this feature!

Contact Jerry via his website