February 2017

Tim Bowness – Lost in the Ghost Light

February 27th, 2017|Blog, In the studio..., News|

Tim's new album has just been released on Inside Out.  I authored the DVD which features my 5.1 mix of this album as well as Tim's previous album 'Stupid Things the Mean the World'.  It also includes my high resolution stereo mix of that album.  The excellent stereo mix of Lost in the Ghost Light was [...]

December 2016

Katatonia – The Great Cold Distance Anniversary Edition

December 11th, 2016|Blog, In the studio..., News|

I've been lucky enough to be able to immerse myself in Katatonia's classic 2006 album recently, remixing it for a special re-issue due for release in early 2017.  There is a lot of content so I wanted to clarify exactly what you'll be getting: CD1 - Original 2006 release CD2 - Bonus tracks and b-sides CD3 [...]

September 2016

Katatonia – The Fall of Hearts 5.1

September 14th, 2016|Blog, In the studio...|

I've just completed the 5.1 mix that will be featured on the special edition of Katatonia's brilliant new album 'Fall of Hearts'. I also did the stereo mix of the bonus track 'Sistere'. I hope you all like it, I certainly enjoyed doing this one! You can pre-order the special edition at Burning Shed

Opeth – Deliverance/Damnation review

September 2nd, 2016|In the studio..., News|

There is a nice review over at battlehelm.com for the re-mixed re-issue: http://battlehelm.com/reviews/opeth-deliverance-damnation/    

July 2016

Fire Garden – Stereo and 5.1 Mix and DVD authoring

July 12th, 2016|In the studio..., News|

I am currently busy in my studio mixing the new Fire Garden album 'Far and Near'. This will feature an additional hi-resolution 24/96 DTS 5.1 mix and 24/96 PCM stereo mix via a DVD-V authored here at Soord Studios. The album features some fantastic drumming by Jimmy Keegan of Spock’s Beard and I've just been [...]

They Seem Like Owls – 5.1 mix and DVD-V DTS 5.1 authoring

July 12th, 2016|In the studio..., News|

I've just finished mixing the 5.1 for the debut 'They Seems Like Owls' album which I have also authored here. The excellent stereo mix was done by Julien Fehlmann at www.studiomecanique.ch It will be available on DVD-V as 24/96 DTS 5.1 and 24/96 PCM stereo. It's an intriguing mix of metal, doom and progressive song [...]

Benedict Harris-Hayes – Let There Be a Way Through the Waters (debut album)

July 12th, 2016|In the studio..., News|

I'm thrilled to be working with Ben this summer on his new album. I'll be co-producing and mixing his record and who knows, I might be able to persuade Ben to throw in a 5.1 mix too. At the moment we are working at the early demo stages, but it's already clear that Ben has [...]

Ghost Community – Cycle of Life (debut album). Stereo, 5.1 and co-production

July 12th, 2016|In the studio..., News|

I spent the best part of a year working with Ghost Community mixing and co-producing their new album 'Cycle of Life'. I also did a 5.1 mix (FLAC only). Check More info can be found at the Ghost Community website: http://ghostcommunity.co.uk/

February 2016

Studio update…

February 24th, 2016|In the studio...|

Things are currently pretty busy in Soord Studios.  I am working on a couple of great 5.1 projects as well as co-producing and mixing the new Ghost Community album which should hopefully have a high resolution (and lossless MLP) 5.1 and 24/96 companion release.  I am also finalising the new album from Karachi band The [...]

October 2015

Opeth – Deliverance and Damnation 31/10/2015

October 13th, 2015|In the studio...|

On October 30th this year, Song/Music for Nations are releasing a 4 disc set of Opeth's Deliverance and Damnation.  I re-mixed Deliverance and Steven Wilson mixed Damnation.  This was quite a project, taking the original Pro Tools sessions from 2002 and remixing in my native Cubase (version 8).   The focus for me was to [...]