Paul Epworth wins UK producer at MPG Awards

paulepworthwebPaul Epworth has collected his third producer of the year award at the Music Producer Guild (MPG) Awards 2015.

The producer, who has previously worked with Adele, Sir Paul McCartney, Florence and the Machine and Coldplay, received the prize at an event at the Park Plaza Riverbank Hotel in London last night (12 February).

Paul also won the award back in 2010 and 2013. As its recipient, he automatically received the 2015 BRIT Award for Best Producer.

Multimedia entrepreneur and former Eurythmic Dave Stewart also won the MPG’s Outstanding Contribution to UK Music Award.

Steve Levine, chairman of the MPG, said: ‘There has always been a close relationship between artists and recording professionals and we are delighted that the MPG Awards is always so enthusiastically received by those at the forefront of creating great music.

‘Once again, our winners and nominees have been involved in hugely diverse projects that cover a wide range of musical styles and genres.’

Other winners include Goldfrapp, Sam Smith and Damon Albarn.

Read the full list of winners below:

UK Producer of the Year, sponsored by The BRITS 2015

Paul Epworth

Outstanding Contribution to UK Music, sponsored by PPL

Dave Stewart

Recording Engineer of the Year, sponsored by RØDE

Mark Rankin

Mix Engineer of the Year, sponsored by Solid State Logic

Mark ‘Spike’ Stent

Mastering Engineer of the Year, sponsored by Apollo & Transco Blanx

Mandy Parnell

UK Album of the Year, sponsored by Universal Audio

Goldfrapp – Tales of Us

UK Single Song Release of the Year, sponsored by Shure

Sam Smith – Stay With Me

Re-mixer of the Year, sponsored by G-Technology

James Rutledge

Breakthrough Producer of the Year, sponsored by Musicguard Insurance:

Tom Dalgety

Breakthrough Engineer of the Year, sponsored by Alchemea College:

Robbie Nelson

International Producer of the Year, sponsored by Lewitt Audio & JHS:

Dan Auerbach

Studio of the Year, sponsored by KMR Audio:

RAK Studios

The A&R Award, sponsored by Prism Sound:

Korda Marshall

The MPG Award for Innovation

Giorgio Moroder

The MPG Award for Inspiration

Damon Albarn