Dick has been a professional sound engineer for over thirty years and a full time mastering engineer for more than twenty. During this time he has earned his place among the world’s most talented and skilful mastering engineers, having mastered hundreds of hit albums and singles, and his standout credits include:
Over Forty-Five UK No.1 singles
Over Twenty UK No.1 albums
Over Thirty Platinum and Multi-Platinum albums
Grammy and Brit Award winning singles and albums
Mercury Music Prize and AIM Award winning albums
What he really thrives on is working with a wide variety of artists and musical styles, and his wide-ranging feel for and understanding of the music he gets to work with is reflected in his discography which includes some of the world’s biggest selling albums and singles of the last twenty years, along with radio hits that are heard every day around the globe.
With an original background in recording and mixing, he has a complete understanding of the music making process which is invaluable, either when at the mastering controls, or when discussing mixes and tracks with their creators.
Whether you’re in the early stages of your career or an established music creator everyone gets the same expert attention, and if you’d like to get in touch about your project please do, he’s always happy to communicate directly.
DICK BEETHAM, MASTERING ENGINEER
JEFF BECK ‘A Day In The Life’
Grammy Award winner best rock instrumental performance 2009
SETH LAKEMAN ‘Freedom Fields’
BBC Folk Awards winner best album 2007
ALT-J ‘An Awesome Wave’
Winner Mercury Music Prize 2012
ENTER SHIKARI ‘A Flash Flood Of Colour’ Winner AIM Independent Album Of The Year 2012
AWARDS WINNING PROJECTS
SCISSOR SISTERS ‘Scissor Sisters’
Brit Award winner best international album 2005 & biggest selling UK album 2004
GIRLS ALOUD ‘The Promise’
Winner Brit Award best UK single 2009
PET SHOP BOYS ‘Yes’
Grammy Award nomination best electronic/dance album 2010
ENYA ‘A Day Without Rain’
Grammy Award winner best new age album 2002
Grammy Award winner best new age album 2007
OVER 45 UK NUMBER ONE SINGLES
OVER 30 MULTIPLATINUM ALBUMS WORLDWIDE
OVER 20 UK NUMBER ONE ALBUMS
GRAMMY AND BRIT AWARD WINNING SINGLES & ALBUMS
MERCURY AND AIM AWARD WINNING ALBUMS
Dave is a hit-making mastering engineer who has learned his craft on both sides of the Atlantic, working for mastering houses in London and Los Angeles over the last twenty years.
He can expertly deliver just what’s needed on your project and his discography encompasses a wide variety of music styles.His infectious enthusiasm and dedication to sound quality make him one of the world’s ‘go to’ mastering engineers.