Interview: Mandy Parnell

Mandy Parnell

Mandy Parnell imageMandy Parnell is one of the music industry’s most respected studio experts.

With the likes of Bjork, Jamie xx, Glass Animals and the Knife all as clients, she’s been behind some top musical releases, well used to working with and helping some of the world’s most innovative artists go that extra mile.

Her facilities, the Black Saloon Studios are located in the heart of London’s East End and a by word for mastering excellence. Mandy has enjoyed almost 25 years at the top of her game with her work being nominated and awarded numerous prizes including a Grammy and, most recently, the gong for Mastering Engineer of the Year 2015 at the MPG Awards.

We caught up with this esteemed engineer at the event to get her views on how new producers can succeed in the studio…