InstituteEventsWe 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 EngineerFavourite track of 2019: Is this Icy Roads (Stacked) – Joe Armon-Jones
Favourite album of 2019: Crush – Floating 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 EngineerFavourite track of 2019: Heard Collective – Talkin' Bout a Revolution
Favourite album of 2019: Mark Lettieri – Deep – 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 EngineerFavourite 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 - GlobalFavourite 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.