Highlights of 2019: Dan Cole / Chris Parker / Ian Taylor / Carlos Lellis

6th January 2020
We are now in 2020 but we still have the final instalment of our Highlights of the Year! Find out which projects made 2019 so fantastic for us and grab some of the best music tips for 2020, straight from Abbey Road's Dan Cole, Chris Parker, Ian Taylor and Carlos Lellis.
 

Dan Cole, Technical Engineer

Favourite track of 2019: Is this Icy Roads (Stacked)Joe Armon-Jones

Favourite album of 2019: CrushFloating Points

Favourite gig of 2019: Robert Glasper Trio ft. Yasiin Bey at North Sea Jazz

Favourite work moment(s) of 2019: Refitting the Penthouse Studio and receiving fantastic feedback from all who have worked up there.
 
 

Chris Parker, Assistant Engineer

Favourite track of 2019: Heard CollectiveTalkin' Bout a Revolution

Favourite album of 2019: Mark LettieriDeep – The Baritone Sessions

Favourite gig of 2019: Rachael Sermani at Summerhall Edinburgh

Favourite work moment(s) of 2019: Watching Andy Maxwell catching a tuba mute because of an impossible change during the recording
of the Star Wars – Jedi Fallen Order sessions.
 
 

Ian Taylor, Technical Engineer

Favourite track of 2019: Las Flores Yacen - Supersilverhaze

Favourite album of 2019: Que Jue?Romperayo

Favourite gig of 2019: Oh Sees, Troxy - 6 September 2019

Favourite work moment(s) of 2019: The Roland fest in the Gatehouse, Dimension D, RE-201 and RE-501 for Yussef Dayes.
 
 

Carlos Lellis, Programme Director, Abbey Road Institute - Global

Favourite track of 2019: Bon Iver - Hey Ma

Favourite album of 2019: Nick Cave - Ghosteen

Favourite gig of 2019: *Chemical Brothers at Ally Pally / Vampire Weekend at Ally Pally - AP = walking distance from my house!

Favourite work moment(s) of 2019: Session in Studio Three with Swanie and the cover sessions in our studio.