Our Engineers

Chris Brown

Senior Engineer

Chris is the newest member of the Resident Studios family (joining us in June 2013) and comes with the highest pedigree having been in the business since 1987! A specialist in live band recording and mixing, Chris also has a wealth of experience recording orchestras and feature film soundtracks. He has worked with some of the biggest names in the business, most notably Radiohead, Muse and The Beatles Anthologies with Sir George Martin.

Chris is available as part of our Platinum recording packages.

Simon Allen

Senior Engineer

Simon is an internationally recognised Professional Sound Engineer. With a musical ear, good interpersonal skills and a vast experience of a range of equipment backed by good scientific knowledge, Simon has become a well-trusted engineer by many high calibre artists and clients.

Having been in the industry for over a decade now, he spent his first years at High Barn in Essex before moving to City Studios in Cyprus, one of the largest facilities in Europe, as the Senior Engineer and now joins the Resident Studios family.

His experience embraces a diverse range of music genres, from pop through to traditional music. An intense decade of dedication to the industry has lead to working on anything from local projects that interest him to names such as; Mila Kunis, Matt Cardle, Lucie Silvas, Sam Brown, Ralph McTell, Paul Jones, Christos Dantis, David Lynch, Peggy Zina, AM Sniper, Anna Vissi, Fox TV, Audio Network, winning Greek X-Factor singles, Eurovision entries and many more.

Andrew Rugg

Senior Engineer / Producer

Andrew joined Resident Studio in 2014 as a senior engineer off the back of 5 years experience as the house engineer at Coldplay's Beehive studios. Andrew worked with them on their last two multi-platinum selling albums Mylo Xyloto and Viva la Vida. It afforded him unparallelled experience at the highest level and even involved assisting Jay-Z and Beyonce when they popped into the studio for a session. Andrew's skill in the studio is unquestionable and he's able to bring that experience to your tracks with Resident Studios.

Keenan Bailey

Engineer / Producer

Keenan joined Resident in 2009 having been engineering for 5 years. Keenan has a wonderful approach to sessions making clients feel completely comfortable and at home in the studio.

A great musician in his own right, Keenan has become a talented producer and engineer, specialising in urban music production and recording acoustic led artists.

Simon Small


Simon joined Resident in 2012 following an impressive string of work at a studio in Bournemouth where he studied music production as a degree. Simon has worked with a multitude of artists including John Illsley of Dire Straits, Robbie McIntosh and Port Isaac's Fisherman's Friends.

Simon is a versatile engineer with a broad recording history, from charity singles and string quartets to folk, rock and metal artists, we’re proud to have him on board.

Simon is a great guitarist with plenty of live experience (including playing the Royal Albert Hall) so he really knows what bands want.

Caradog Jones

Engineer / Producer

Caradog joined Resident in early 2012. With a BA Hons in Audio Engineering, Caradog cut his teeth in a number of great studios across London where he managed to gain experience from producers such as Stephen street (The Smiths) and Charlie Hugall (Florence and the Machine, Kaiser Chiefs) and assisted on sessions for Tom Jones and Leona Lewis among others.
With a background in composition, he is able to write and read music, is conversational on most instruments including guitars, drums and keys. As a producer, Caradog has broad experience across many genres including R&B, pop, disco.

Joe Watson


Joe has been with us since 2009 and worked on innumerable recording sessions from hip-hop to jazz and everything in between. As a drummer in an active touring band, Joe really understands what it means to be in a band and excels in getting a recording that accurately represents what you're about.

Ian Hansen


Tom Hill

Engineer / Producer

Laurence Clarke

Engineer / Producer


Here's a small sample of the countless recordings our engineers have worked on over their collective decades of experience.


All our engineers work from our Studios in London, but are also available for external sessions at other venues under contract. Tell us what you are looking to do: