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Matt Colton

Mastering Engineer

Matt began his mastering career in 1997, and has mastered records for many of the world’s biggest and best artists such as Arctic Monkeys, Thom Yorke, Manic Street Preachers, George Michael, Coldplay, Aphex Twin, Elbow and Hot Chip.

Other notable releases include Mercury Prize winning albums for James Blake, Sampha, Michael Kiwanuka, Arlo Parks, plus Christine & The Queen’s multi platinum selling debut “Chaleur Humaine”, and Flume’s Grammy winning album “Skin”.
Matt is a world renowned vinyl mastering expert and a specialist at half speed cutting, a technique which can offer much improved vinyl sound quality. Artists such Muse and Peter Gabriel have taken advantage of Matt’s prowess with this challenging format.
Matt was awarded the Music Producers Guild (MPG) Mastering Engineer of the year award in 2020, 2018 and 2013.

Selected Projects

Wet Leg

Wet Leg

Little Simz

Sometimes I Might Be Introvert

Doves

The Universal Want

Michael Kiwanuka

KIWANUKA

Arctic Monkeys

Tranquility Base Hotel + Casino

Thom Yorke

Suspiria

Manic Street Preachers

The Ultra Vivid Lament

Ellie Goulding

Brightest Blue

James Blake

The Colour In Anything

Spiritualized

Everything Was Beautiful

elbow

Flying Dream 1

Flying Lotus

Yasuke

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis

Carnage

Arlo Parks

Collapsed In Sunbeams

Paul Weller

Fat Pop

Sleaford Mods

Spare Ribs

Brian Eno

The Ship

Jack Savoretti

Europiana

Declan McKenna

Zeros

Shame

Drunk Tank Pink

Kano

Hoodies All Summer

Sunn 0)))

Life Metal

The Snuts

W.L

Dua Lipa

Club Future Nostalgia

Flume

Skin

Christine & The Queens

Chaleur Humaine

Nick Cave

Idiot Prayer

Jungle

Loving In Stereo

For Those I Love

For Those I Love

UNKLE

Ronin 1

Greentea Peng

Man Made

King Krule

You Heat Me Up You Cool Me Down

Leon Vynehall

Rare, Forever

Nilufer Yanya

Painless

Hayden Thorpe

Diviner

Katie Melua

Album No. 8

Metz

Atlas

Georgia

Seeking Thrills

James Dean Bradfield

Even In Exile

Danny L Harle

Harlecore

Fat White Family

Serfs Up

Friendly Fires

Inflourescent

Special Request

Vortex

audiobooks

Astro Tough

Caribou

Suddenly

Tom Jones

Surrounded By Time

Elbow

Giants of All Sizes

Arctic Monkeys

Live at Royal Albert Hall

Hercules & Love Affair

Omnion

Andy Stott

Too Many Voices

Keleketla!

Keleketla!

Aphex Twin

Selected Ambient Works (Remastered)

Vinyl cut

Villagers

Fever Dream

Sampha

Process

Jungle

For Ever

Sleaford Mods

English Tapas

Beth Gibbons

Gorecki: Symphony No. 3

Vinyl cut

Parcels

Day / Night

Brian Eno

Reflection

Blood Orange

Cupid Deluxe

Cherry Ghost

Herd Runners

Jordan Rakei

What We Call Life

Blossoms

Blossoms

Låpsley

Through Water

Coldplay

Mylo Xyloto

Vinyl cut

Daniel O'Sullivan

VELD

Hot Chip

Why Make Sense?

Darkstar

Civic Jams

Metronomy

Small World

Dave Clarke

Desecration Of Desire

Penelope Trappes

Penelope III

Marika Hackman

Any Human Friend

Drexciya

Harnessed The Storm (Remastered)

Editors

Violence

Still Slipping Vol.1

Joy Orbison

Lotic

Water

The Charlatans

A Head Full Of Ideas

Holy Fuck

Deleter

Factory Floor

25/25

Memory Device

Baba Ali

J Lloyd

Kosmos

Gary Numan

Intruder

Fatima Al Qadiri

Medieval Femme

Gengahr

Sanctuary

FKA Twigs

EP2

Penelope Trappes

Penelope Two

Autechre

JNSN CODE GL16

Flight Facilities

Down To Earth

The Hunna

I'd Rather Die Than Let You In

The The

The Comeback Special

Rex Orange County

Live At Radio City

Zola Blood

Black Blossom

Marie Davidson

Renegade Breakdown

La Priest

Gene

Erasure

The Neon

Floating Points

Ratio

Manic Street Preachers

Send Away The Tigers (Remastered)

Four Tet

New Energy

Vinyl cut

Blanck Mass

Dumb Flesh

Metronomy

Forever

GRACEY

The Art Of Closure

Gary Numan

Savage

Gengahr

Where Wildness Grows

Thurston Moore

The Best Day

George Michael

Faith (Remastered)

Django Django

Glowing In The Dark

Paul Weller

On Sunset

The S.L.P

The S.L.P

Excavation

Haxan Cloak

Rosie Lowe

YU

Maserati

Enter The Mirror

Uniform

Shame

Illum Sphere

Ghosts Of Then And Now

Jens Lekman

Life Will See You Now

JJ DOOM

The Key To The Kuffs

Mary Chapin Carpenter

One Night Lonely (Live)

Jimi Goodwin

Odludek

APRE

Always In My Head

JP Cooper

Raised Under Grey Skies

Actress

Xoul EP

Joe Goddard

Electric Lines

Arca

Arca

Jose James

Love In A Time Of Madness

Public Service Broadcasting

Bright Magic

Ladytron

Ladytron

Laura Marling

Semper Femina (Live)

The Slow Readers Club

The Joy of the Return

Lapalux

Lustmore

Sleaford Mods

All That Glue

Leftfield

Leftism 22

Let's Eat Grandma

I'm All Ears

Children of Zeus

Balance

Virgina Wing

Private Life

The Go Team

Get Up Sequences Part One

Liars

Mess

Mallory Knox

Wired

Lone

Always Inside Your Head

Metro Area

Metro Area

Foxes

All I Need

Mica Levi

Delete Beach OST

Bob Moses

The Silence In Between

Minor Victories

Minor Victories

MNEK

Language

Hard Feelings

Hard Feelings

Muse

Drones

Vinyl cut

The Body

I Have Seen All I Need To See

My Bloody Valentine

Loveless (Pure Anaolgue Remaster)

Vinyl cut

Pallbearer

Forgotten Days

Nina Kraviz

Nina Kraviz

Nosaj Thing

Fated

Shire T

Tomorrow's People

Miles Kane

Change The Show

Objekt

Flatland

Odesza

A Moment Apart

Peter Gabriel

Half Speed Remasters

Vinyl cut

PJ Harvey & Harry Escott

An Acre Of Land

Powell

Sport

Raime

Tooth

Marthagunn

Something Good Will Happen

SBTRKT

Transitions

Shame

Songs Of Praise

Shifted

Appropriation Stories

The Vision

The Vision

Shit Robot

We Got A Love

Stealing Sheep

Big Wows

Mild High Club

Going Going Gone

Surgeon

Tresor 97 - 99

Squarepusher

Damogen Furies

Swans

The Seer

Vinyl cut

Swim Deep

Mothers

Teleman

Family Of Aliens

Thighpaulsandra

Practical Electronics

The Beta Band

The 3 E.P.s (Remastered)

The Feeling

Boy Cried Wolf

Metronomy

Love Letters

The Selector

Daylight

Tim Burgess

As I Was Now

Tourist

Everyday

Tracey Thorn

Record

Wolves In The Throne Room

Primordial Arcana

DJ Seinfeld

Mirrors

Fickle Friends

Are We Gonna Be Alright?

Bob Moses

Desire

Zomby

Mercury's Rainbow

Discography

Arctic Monkeys / Muse / Dua Lipa / Ellie Goulding / James Blake / Michael Kiwanuka / George Michael / Christine & The Queens / Little Simz / Thom Yorke / Arlo Parks / Wet Leg

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