Tim Young

Tim Young

Mastering Engineer

Tim Young‘s career as an Audio Mastering Engineer blossomed at the start of the 1980s.

After delivering multi-platinum albums for The Clash, Sade, The Smiths, Elton John, The Pretenders and many others, Tim joined Metropolis Mastering with Ian Cooper and Tony Cousins in 1993.

Tim had already had seventeen successful years at CBS Studios, which eventually became The Hit Factory. This once-in-a-lifetime opportunity enabled the three engineers to finally fulfil their dream working environment, featuring state of the art monitoring married to a transparent and musical signal path plus large, comfortable mastering rooms featuring natural daylight.

In 2008, Tim became the first non-US mastering engineer to win a Grammy Award (for his 5.1 Surround Sound mastering on The Beatles’ ‘Love’ album). In 2011, he also won the Music Producers Guild mastering engineer of the year award. Now with over twenty years of experience in mastering at Metropolis, Tim is in constant demand from all levels of recording artists. His reputation as a classic ‘all rounder’ who enjoys working on all styles of music, means he is adept at bringing his creativity to any genre.

His more recent credits include Elbow, The Killers, Take That, Manic Street Preachers, and 5.1 mastering for Queen. For more details, see the list below.

Selected Projects

The Beatles

Love

Everything Everything

Get To Heaven

Madonna

American Life

The Beatles

1

Massive Attack

Heligoland

Drum

Massive Attack

Mezzanine

Elbow

Little Fictions

Van Morrison

Keep Me Singing

Wildwood Kin

Run

The Cure

Mixed Up

Rodendo

De Escalde y Trinchera

Pet Shop Boys

Super

My Bloody Valentine

Loveless

Take That

Wonderland

The Killers

Day And Age

Sex Pistols

Never Mind The Bollocks

The Clash

Sound System

The Libertines

The Libertines

Van Morrison

Versatile

Public Service Broadcasting

Early Valley

Take That

Wonderland

Jools Holland & Jose Feliciano

As You See Me Now

Pet Shop Boys

Nightlife

Placebo

Meds

Queen

Live At Wembley Stadium

The Kinks

Something Else

DJ Shadow

The Less You Know The Better

The Smiths

The Queen Is Dead

Miki Imai

Sky

Bill Wyman

Studio Time

Amy Macdonald

A Curious Thing

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Push The Sky Away

The Clash

London Calling

Kim Wilde

Here Come The Aliens

Paul Weller

Stanley Road

Take That

Progress

Brandon Flowers

Flamingo

Editors

In This Light and On This Evening

Draper ft. Sam Shure

Want You More

The Kinks

The Kinks Are the Village Green Preservation Society

Massive Attack

100th Window

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Dig Lazarus Dig

The Smiths

Meat Is Murder

Hotei

Paradox

Damon Albarn

Dr Dee

Public Service Broadcasting

The Race For Space

Steve Mason

Meet The Humans

Elbow

The Seldom Seen Kid

Manic Street Preachers

The Holy Bible

God Is An Astronaut

Epitaph

Iron Maiden

Live at Donington

Steven Wilson

To The Bone

Jamiroquai

Emergency On Planet Earth

The Smiths

Strangeways Here We Come

Scissor Sisters

Night Work

Jools Holland

The Golden Age Of Song

Manic Street Preachers

Resistance is Futile

Elbow

Build A Rocket Boys!

Jarvis Cocker

Jarvis

Guy Garvey

Courting The Squall

I am Kloot

Natural History

Tinersticks

Tindersticks

Dulce Calor

Altocamet

Billy Bragg

Live At Union Chapel

Nolwenn Leroy

Brtonne

Johnny Hallyday

Born Rocker Tour

Elbow

Leaders Of The Free World

Nolwenn Leroy

Ô Filles De L'Eau

Elbow

The Take Off and Landing Of Everything

Tomoyo Harada

Noon Moon

Joan Armatrading

This Charming Life

Manc Street Preachers

Futureology

Martin Creed

Mind Trap

Grinderman

Grinderman

I Am Kloot

Sky at Night

Deacon Blue

The Believers

Nell Bryden

Wayfarer

Paul Weller

Wild Wood

Queen

Live At The Rainbow 2974

Nick Lowe

The Old Magic

Tindersticks

Tindersticks

British Sea Power

Valhalla Dancehall

Harriet Roberts

Reality

Public Service Broadcasting

Live At Brixton

Ricky Ross

Short Stories Vol. 1

Nigel Kennedy

My World

Deacon Blue

Live At The Glasgow Barrowlands

Steven Wilson

To The Bone

Discography

The Clash / The Sex Pistols / Elton John / Massive Attack / Elbow / Manic Street Preachers / Van Morrison / Pet Shop Boys / Madonna

Best Surround Sound Album 2008: The Beatles - Love

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