Paul Ian Bailey

Mixing/Mastering/Production

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As staff lead engineer for Atlantic Records / APG / Warner Music from 2008-2020, I worked with countless A-List artists to achieve their vision. Let me help achieve yours!

I am highly skilled with vocal production, mixing, mastering, and all facets of popular music record making!

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

Credits

AllMusic verified credits for Paul Bailey
  • Boys Noize
  • Alex Hepburn
  • Skinnyfromthe9
  • Skinnyfromthe9
  • Dua Lipa
  • Gorillaz
  • Little Mix
  • Slim
  • Snoop Dogg
  • CeeLo Green
  • Pusha T
  • Fleur East
  • Flo Rida
  • Riccardo Muti
  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Nikolaus Harnoncourt
  • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Michael Gielen
  • Pusha T
  • Matt Toka
  • Tank
  • Diggy
  • The Hungarian Quartet
  • Cody Simpson
  • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Carlo Maria Giulini
  • Sublime with Rome
  • B.o.B
  • B.o.B
  • B.o.B
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Adrian Boult
  • Shirley Minty
  • Honor Sheppard
  • David Guetta
  • Madonna
  • Justin Bieber
  • David Guetta
  • Flo Rida
  • Flo Rida
  • Alice Cooper
  • Alice Cooper
  • Roger Norrington
  • Melvyn Tan
  • London Classical Players
  • Franz Welser-Möst
  • Alceo Galliera
  • Imperious
  • Imperious
  • Nancy Argenta
  • Ric Louchard
  • Izzy
  • Hans Hotter
  • Twister
  • Twister
  • Twister
  • Twister
  • Twister
  • Clemens Krauss
  • Jo Ann Kelly
  • Otto Klemperer
  • Ludwig Weber
  • Barry Wordsworth
  • Maria Callas
  • Andru Branch
  • Erich Leinsdorf
  • Rosalyn Tureck
  • Benno Moiseiwitsch
  • Frank Peter Zimmermann
  • Paul Shaffer
  • Edward Elgar
  • Patrick Moraz
  • Skids
  • Be Bop Deluxe
  • Be Bop Deluxe
  • Be Bop Deluxe
  • Max Frost
  • Hayley Williams
  • B.o.B
  • Arthur Rubinstein
  • Klaus Tennstedt
  • Pasto Flocco
  • Max Frost
  • Max Frost
  • Berthold Goldschmidt
  • Jake Troth
  • Jake Troth
  • Max Frost
  • Rico Nasty
  • Skinnyfromthe9
  • Skinnyfromthe9
  • Alex Hepburn
  • Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Carlo Maria Giulini
  • Kyung-Wha Chung

Interview with Paul Ian Bailey

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: B.O.B. "Airplanes" was the first really big record I worked on, and it's one of my favorites because I had a feeling the whole time we were working on it that it was going to be a big song!

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

  4. A: Helping people achieve their creative vision, and making stuff up!

  5. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  6. A: I started by recording my band demos on cassette 4 track as a teenager, attended Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in AZ in 2006 , interned at 4th Street in Santa Monica, was a runner, then assistant, then tracking engineer for Paramount/Ameraycan/Encore from 2007-2009, then was hired by Atlantic/APG/Warner and worked with them full time until the 2020 pandemic. I have been working freelance for hire since!

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

  8. A: Mixing is my specialty, with emphasis on vocal production and sonics.

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

  10. A: Pop, Hip Hop, Alt are the main genres I work in but have done a bit of everything over the years.

  11. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  12. A: Over 10 years as a full time engineer for major labels has developed my ear towards what is contemporary and needed for big mixes.

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