- Ken Scott
Ken Scott (born
April 20, 1947in London) is an influential English record producerand recording engineer.
Scott's start, at the age of 16, came from the world-renowned
EMIstudios, where he initially worked in the tape library. Within a very short time he had worked his way up to the position of recording engineer and found himself working with such acts as The Beatles, Jeff Beck, Pink Floyd, The Hollies, Procol Harum, and many more.
Following a move to London's famed
Trident Studios, he garnered a Clio award (for "I'd Like To Buy The World A Coke"), two Grammynominations and millions of record sales with such artists as Elton John, George Harrison, Harry Nilsson, Mahavishnu Orchestra, and America.
He went on to produce
David Bowie, Supertramp, The Tubes, Dixie Dregs, Devo, Missing Persons, Kansas and Level 42, once again leading to millions of sales and still more Grammy nominations. More recently Scott has worked with Duran Duran, George Harrisonand the George Harrison Estate.
* [http://www.KoMoSProductions.com Ken Scotts Official Web Site]
* [http://mixonline.com/mag/audio_ken_scott/ "Ken Scott: Abbey Road Vet Contemplates Career of Groundbreaking Gigs", by Rick Clark, MIX, Oct. 1, 2004]
* [http://www.recordproduction.com/ken-scott.html Video interview with Ken Scott at Abbey Road Studios]
* [http://www.themarqueeclub.net/interview-ken-scott Ken Scott - Interview on The Marquee Club]
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