Young, energetic session guitarist, mixer, producer based in London, UK.

As a session guitarists, I am capable of recording high quality creative guitar parts for your tracks, providing you with DI Takes, Mic'd Amp Takes and/or custom plug-in Takes.

As a mix engineer, I can help you get a great balance for your tracks, wether it be a single, EP or album.

My credits include

Gear highlights

  • Focusrite Saffire PRO40
  • DBX 166xs Compressor
  • MacBook Pro
  • Logic Pro X
  • Waves Plug-ins
  • WaveLab

Genres I specialize in

Terms of Service

Every mix takes maximum 2 days with unlimited revisions.

Reviews of Billy Crabbe

  • Listing_thumb_994420_1474565286103836_727191688_nabout 1 year agoby Verified Review

    What a great experience this was! Billy just did his thing and returned with exactly what I hoped for. It was a straightforward and very easy workflow. He is truly professional and his work speaks for itself. Looking forward working with him again and would definitely recommend him for any guitar work! Big thanks to SoundBetter service!!

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Interview with Billy Crabbe

What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
I studied at Berklee College of Music (2009-2013). During my college career I recorded guitar on multiple Music Production & Engineering projects and performed with several artists ranging from Rock to Blues to Jazz. After I graduated, I moved to Nashville, TN, with my band at the time, The Hypnopompics. We played several shows around the Nashville and Franklin area. In 2014, I moved to London, UK and have been doing session work, wether it be live performances or studio sessions, for artists of all genres, as well as, writing and recording my own material.
What do you like most about your job?
It's Music.
If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?
macbook pro, saffire Pro40, a pair of head phones, sm75 and sm58
Which artist would you like to work with and why?
Tingsek, cause I'd love to pick his brain on songwriting, performance and producing.
Can you share one music production tip?
Organised Project Folders (colour coding, naming tracks etc) is key to good work flow.
What type of music do you usually work on?
Soul/R&B, Blues, Rock, Pop
Tell us about your studio setup.
My studio set up is fairly simple but I use it to its full potential. Set up includes: MacBook Pro (15" Retina) Focusrite Saffire Pro40 dbx 166sx Compressor/Limiter Logic Pro X Wave Plug-ins Focusrite Plug-in Suite Shure SRH440 Mix Headphones Beyer Dynamic Open Back Mixing headphones TANNOY Reveals 802
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
Musicians: Allen Hinds (Guitarist), Allen Stone (singer/songwriter), Stevie Wonder, Questlove, Pino Paladino. Mixing Engineers: Andrew Schep, Yoad Nevo and Graham Cochrane.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
My most common type of work is recording guitar parts for young independent artists, providing them with high end guitar recordings for their demos/albums.