Cameron Lister

Mixer - Recording - Mastering

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Based in Los Angeles for the past decade I got my start at the historic Sound Factory & Sunset Sound recording studios. Since then I have worked as a recording engineer to Producer & Mixer Tony Hoffer, as well as independently producing, engineering and mixing.

I love all parts of the music creating process from production to engineering and mixing. I look forward to hearing what you're working on and how I can help fulfill your vision.

Tell me about your project and how I can help, through the 'Contact' button above.

AllMusic verified credits for Cameron Lister
  • M83
  • The Fratellis
  • Ben Rector
  • M83
  • KT Tunstall
  • Arkells
  • School of Seven Bells
  • The Fratellis
  • The Mowgli's
  • Meg Myers
  • Yukon Blonde
  • Meg Myers
  • Meg Myers
  • Better Than Ezra
  • The Griswolds
  • Arkells
  • OK Go
  • Nico Vega
  • Strange Talk
  • Thirty Seconds to Mars
  • PAPA
  • Belle and Sebastian
  • Sea Wolf
  • The Dears
  • The One AM Radio
  • Boots Electric
  • M83
  • The Kooks
  • Jon Fratelli
  • Jon Fratelli
  • Belle and Sebastian
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27 Reviews - 5 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Mot Bollox
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    Perfect. Fast turn around. Excellent communication.

  2. Review by David
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    Cam is an awesome mixer. Not only talent wise, but also musical trust wise. I trust that he will identify musician tracks, spot on for the song...and if not, he will let me know. Cam is great , easy to work with, and always reliable for a great, clear and upfront sounding mix!

  3. Review by Ben D.
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    Cameron was professional, quick, and made perfect changes! Thank you so much for working with us.

  4. Review by Joey W.
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    Love working with Cameron! His masters are top notch.

  5. Review by James H.
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    Cameron was great to work with - very patient and easy going which was important for me as I was slow to work with. The first mix wasn’t quite as I wanted, but he took my feedback with no issue at all and absolutely nailed the next mix - a particular nod to the bass tone. Really happy with the results and I’m looking forward to releasing it across various digital platforms soon.

  6. Review by David
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    Cameron rocked the mix again! Quick and spot on. Always knows what to do with it, without having to explain much at all! I highly recommend him. Very easy to work with, talented musically and has a great ear! Made the track sparkle and fit into a nice "pocket."

  7. Review by Zooey
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    Cameron put together an amazing mix for us on a song we were having a hard time getting the right sound out of--really great communication, listened to our input well, and added a lot of oomph to the track. I would definitely be excited to work with him again.

  8. Review by David
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    Super fast work and great quality. Thanks for getting me out of a bind.

  9. Review by Timothy B.
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    Cameron provided the best sound quality to my music that I never thought could happen. I love all of his mixes, his quick responses, and he left me more confidence in my music in the future. I can't wait to send more songs to him.

  10. Review by Timothy B.
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    Cameron was the right person I needed to finish my EP after many months of delay. He was quick to respond, quick to send new mixes, and he definitely cared about the songs just as much as I did. He's highly recommended!

  11. Review by Timothy B.
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    I had a couple of songs that I wasn't sure to put on the record but once I got mixes back from Cameron I fell back in love with them again. I heard my songs go from simple to next level thanks to Cameron's mixes. I'm looking forward to working with him again in the near future.

  12. Review by Zooey
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    Cameron did a fantastic job editing tracks. Great communication, great work. Definitely looking forward to working with Cameron again.

  13. Review by David
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    Cameron did an excellent job on the mix! He was helped take the song to the next level and was quick in getting things done! Definitely recommended.

  14. Review by Gabby M.
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    It was an awesome experience working with Cameron!

  15. Review by Joey W.
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    It's not often you find someone who works quickly and churns out an amazing master exactly the way you wanted it to sound. Will definitely work with Cameron again in the future.

  16. Review by Pedro b.
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    Great mixer and works fast

  17. Review by Seamus S.
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    Cameron was awesome. Not only did he turn my job around in 24 hrs, he got everything perfect first go - both playing and guitar tone. Will definitely be using him going forward!

  18. Review by Michael J.
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    Very fast turnaround on fixing voiceover background noise. Communicated clearly. Exceeded expectations.

  19. Review by Ulysses M.
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    Cameron is our favorite!

  20. Review by Derek L.
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    Fantastic work, thank you for the amazing mix!

  21. Review by Ulysses M.
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    INCREDIBLE MIXER! Level A! This guy's the real deal! Favorite mixer on the market!

  22. Review by BJ
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    Cameron is a highly talented pro audio mix engineer and was an absolute pleasure to work with…thanks Cameron!

  23. Review by Ulysses M.
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    Great professional, great guy. Fastest I've ever worked with. Always willing to help the project and make this happen! his mixes sound HUGE!
    HE IS THE MAN!

  24. Review by Ulysses M.
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    the best around!

  25. Review by Ulysses M.
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    INCREDIBLE! I'm a huge fan of this guy!

  26. Review by Ulysses M.
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    We have mixed with a bunch of great professionals, but Cameron is definitely the best one we've worked with so far. Definitely gonna keep in touch.
    Huge sound, great personal taste and the fastest mixer alive.

  27. Review by James H.
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    Cameron was great; really laid back and patient which I appreciated as I was slow to work with. I ended up giving quite a specific brief which he absolutely nailed - really great mix that I’ll be sharing on various digital platforms soon.

Interview with Cameron Lister

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both bring their own unique strengths to a project. I can't imagine not using one or the other.

  3. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  4. A: Getting to work with some of the most creative artists in the music industry and continually being inspired by the art they create.

  5. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  6. A: 1) ProAc Studio 100s - I gotta be able to hear what we're working on! 2) Vintage U47 - If it doesn't sound good on this... then it doesn't sound good. 3) Aurora GTQ Preamp - Modern and classic sounding. 4) Empirical Labs Distressor - Easily the most versatile compressor in existence. 5) SM57 - A great mic and hammer for putting together that island hammock.

  7. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  8. A: Processing signals in parallel, whether with compression or distortion, is a powerful way of adding excitement to a mix.

  9. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  10. A: Alternative/Rock/Pop. A pretty wide range of material.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: I think my strongest skill is my ability to objectively listen and make strong choices based on those observations. What elements are the most important to help convey the emotion of the material? Do they need to come forward more? Is there something preventing the most dramatic impact?

  13. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  14. A: A combination of Pro Tools HD, a ton of plugins from Soundtoys, Valhalla DSP, FabFilter, iZotope, and a few choice pieces of analog gear including ProAc Studio 100s, Classic API Summing, LA2A, and excellent microphones.

  15. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  16. A: There are so many. John Fratelli is an otherworldly talent that I've had the good fortune to work with. Brian Eno and Daniel Lanois for the sonic landscapes they have created over the years. Tony Hoffer.

  17. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  18. A: Mxing, Engineering and production. Typically working with artist to find the best way of combining analog (real drums, guitars) and digital elements (synths and programming). From the very start of a song through mixing.

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  • Pro Tools HD Native
  • ProAc Studio 100's
  • LA2A
  • Classic API
  • Tons of plugins...
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