Matt Barnes – Biography
Matt graduated from the Queensland Conservatorium of Music in 2006 and has recently returned from mixing projects at Abbey Road Studios, London and Crowdspacer Studio’s, New York. Early in his career Matt was mentored by Aria nominated producer Anthony Lycenko who’s behind the success of many Australian artists including Xavier Rudd, Busby Marou and Pete Murray.
After becoming a certified Pro Tools Operator in 2010 Matt travelled to Nashville, Tennessee where he formed a love for working with singer songwriters. Matt maintains a passion for the art of songwriting and runs an annual “SOUND SEARCH” competition which will be launching again in October of this year.
Matt’s a staunch advocate for Canberra artists and primarily operates out of his private, Canberra based studio, Studio 68.