Golden Retriever Studios is now one-year old



So it's about time we made a website!

This month we have How To Dress Well (Brookyln/Berlin) in with Mercury Music Prize winning producer Rodaidh McDonald (The XX, Adele, The Horrors) making his hotly-anticipated 3rd record. Next up 19-year old super voice Kaitlin Riegel visits us from Auckland, NZ to track and mix her debut E.P.

In Lieu of regular past updates, here is a brief rundown of our first year in bu$iness:

Dune Rats continued their collaboration with Simon Berkfinger, mixing their acclaimed Smile EP, including this:

Tom Lark (NZ) came over and made his debut record, which scored him a record deal with Island and a publishing deal with Native Tongue. The first single "Go Get A Job" is just about to come out, but you can find yourself a sneaky preview here

Jake Stone (Bluejuice) and Henry Eastham (Sparkadia) have a new duo called Embankments and they just mixed their first home-made EP with us, you can listen here

Simon Berkfinger finished his own debut solo album FEELINGS, which will be out by year's end through Create/Control - here is the first single One In A Million:


Step Panther recorded their EP Bad Mood in about 14 hours straight


Kids these days! 


US Born, Berlin raised group The Blood Arm tracked and mixed their album "Infinite Nights"


mixed some of their "World Warrior" record, including killer single "Cynthia":

Dave Rennick (Dappled Cities) did some tracking for his 2nd solo album under the name Curse Of Company. Mixing might happen too if he ever comes back from Paris or Spain, or wherever he is!

DZ Deathrays made a hilarious cover for the Summer Heights High soundtrack

Other people to stop by include The Swifter, Caudal, B/B/S/, Scott SundayHungry Kids of Hungary and a bunch more.

The gear list keeps growing as we collaborate with local technicians and scour the classifieds, so keep an eye out for big news over the coming months.