Producer // Vocal Producer
Austen Jux-Chandler is an award-winning Music Producer and platinum-selling Vocal Producer.
Recognised with a Billboard award in 2021 and a Grammy award in 2017, Austen has a wealth of experience working with and learning from some of the industry’s most influential artists, producers, and record labels.
He combines depth of experience with a natural drive and talent, to deliver the absolute highest quality of work possible, which has secured his position amongst those at the leading edge of music production.
Originally from London, Austen now lives and works in Los Angeles.
Austen cut his teeth at London’s legendary Dean St. Studios, becoming Head Engineer at age 23. It was here where he was exposed to a wide variety of instrumentation and musical styles, honing his skills as a studio producer and technician.
He put in his 10,000 hours alongside some of the industry’s most revered artists, musicians, and producers, including Mark Ronson, Paul Epworth, Danger Mouse, Ed Sheeran, Lady Gaga, John Legend, and most notably, Adele.
Austen was recognised for his engineering role on Adele’s record-breaking album ‘25’ at the 59th Grammy Awards, picking up a Grammy win for ‘Album of the Year’.
His growing production portfolio includes Latin sensation Kali Uchis, producing vocals on her award-winning album ‘Sin Miedo’. The album won ‘Latin Pop Album of the Year’ at the 2021 Latin Billboard Awards.
His first commercial production came with the British indie band, Wolf Alice, who hand-picked him to produce the single ‘Bros’ and subsequently, their debut EP ‘Blush’.
Austen also worked alongside Al Shux, co-producing the seminal UK artist Plan B, for his 2018 album ‘Heaven Before All Hell Breaks Loose’. Which featured Foy Vance and reached number 5 on the UK album charts.
Austen is currently focussing on commercial production projects in LA and London.
My Forever Studio: Podcast
We talk Zoom recording sessions, mixing pianos and why I can live without…
Toshiba Encore PR Event
On the 13th March, I was involved in a Toshiba Encore PR event as the “Audio …
Wolf Alice Debut EP
After the success of the ‘Bros‘ single, Wolf Alice asked if I would produce their debut …
Wolf Alice Bros Single Production
After having engineered all of their previous studio recordings, the band asked me if I …
Focusrite Forte Interview
A promotional video Focusrite asked me to be involved with, demonstrating their new …
February Edition of Resolution
Our new ATC-SCM50 monitors became a ‘NEWS’ item in the February edition …
Acoustic Session with Alexander Wolfe
A few shots from the Focusrite Forte acoustic session with Alexander Wolfe…
Working with Tony Visconti
I have worked with Tony on a few projects now and each time am reminded why he …
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