We asked the Abbey Road team to look back and reflect on what was a particularly poignant year for the studios.
From their favourite projects to work on, most played albums and their tips for which artists will be 2023’s burgeoning names - find out more about Abbey Road's Ian Taylor, Alex Wharton and Leon Marks in our 2022 Rewind series.
Favourite project you’ve worked on at Abbey Road this year?
"Developing the talkback system for Studio Three which is still ongoing!"
"Has to be The Beatles' Revovler outtakes. It was an honour and a pleasure! They are timeless."
"Studio Three - it’s what we are here to do!"
Your favourite album of 2022?
"Romperayo – Asi no se puede Muchaches."
"I think it has to be Aurora – The Gods We Can Touch. She is something special, angelic and amazing production."
"RomanceOnce Upon A Time - proof that people can get away with pretty much anything."
Which new artist / band are you most excited about for 2023?
"La Chinaca – Interesting project… little info about them just the kind of stuff I’m into – Experimental Latin Synth Dance Wigout."
"I’m excited for Bitty Mclean. He’s a living legend and you can’t beat those soulful vocals, that bass hits the soul too!"
"Shit & Shine are the hottest act to have existed between 2004 and 2023. Recently granted the Xmas #1 spot on The Quietus website."