Matt Shane

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Since 2002 when Matt Shane came to New York City, he has quickly become one of the most sought after engineers on the NYC music scene. Clients include artists such as Elvis Costello, Rosanne Cash, Dashboard Confessional, Shawn Colvin, Michelle Branch, Robbers on High Street, Leyode, John Garrison, Ernest Ranglin, Burning Spear, and producers such as John Leventhal, Daniel Lanois, Mickey Petralia, Rick Depofi, and Danny Kortchmar. He won a Grammy for engineering the Flight of the Conchords’ debut album, as well as all the music for their critically acclaimed HBO series with producer, Mickey Petralia.  Matt is also one of the main engineers at the Converse Rubber Tracks studio in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

Select Tracks

  • The Muppets
    "Man or Muppet", The Muppets Original Sound Track
    Released 2011 (Walt Disney)

  • Flight of the Conchords
    "I Told You I Was Freaky", I Told You I Was Freaky
    Released 2009 (Sub Pop)

  • We Run
    "Everytime You Leave", Every Time You Leave
    Released 2013 (Self-Release)

  • Robbers on High Street
    "Didn’t Wanna Know", Anything Could Happen EP
    Released 2012 (Self-Release)

  • I AM LIGHTYEAR
    "Lose Myself", Lose Myself single
    Released 2012 (Self-Release)

  • Wes Tucker & The Skillets
    "Come Home to Me", Afterlens
    Released 2012 (Self-Release)

  • Ash Hancock
    "Turned My Life Around", Never The Less EP
    Released 2011 (Self-Release)

  • John Garrison
    "Rendezvous", Departures
    Released 2009 (Self-Release)

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Selected Discography

The Muppets | OST | Walt Disney | Engineer
ROBBERS ON HIGH STREET | HEY THERE GOLDEN HAIR | PROD/MIX/ENG
ROBBERS ON HIGH STREET | ANYTHING COULD HAPPEN | PROD/MIX/ENG
John Garrison | Departures | Johnny Vic Records | Prod/Mix/Engineer
John Garrison | Above the Cosmos | Johnny Vic Records | Prod/Mix
Flight of the Conchords | I Told You I Was Freaky | Sub Pop | Engineer
Flight of the Conchords | Flight of the Conchords | Sub Pop | Engineer** 2008 Grammy Nominee “Comedy Album of the Year” &NZ Music Award Winner “Album of the Year“
Flight of the Conchords | The Distant Future | Sub Pop | Engineer** 2007 Grammy Award for “Comedy Album of the Year”
Flight of the Conchords | HBO Series/DVD | Sub Pop | Engineer
ASH HANCOCK | NEVER THE LESS EP | PROD/MIX/ENG/MASTER
WES TUCKER & THE SKILLETS | AFTERLENS | PROD/MIX/ENG/MASTER
TIGERWOOD | TIGERWOOD EP | PROD/MIX/ENG/MASTER
WE RUN | WE RUN EP | PROD/MIX/ENG/MASTER
WE RUN | EVERYTIME YOU LEAVE | PROD/MIX/ENG/MASTER
HOLISTIC | JOURNEY TO THE STARS | MIX/ENG/MASTER
SATELLITES | SATELLITES:02 | ENG/MASTER
AABARAKI | EMANCIPATION PT. 1 | ENGINEER
APOLLO RUN | HERE BE DRAGONS VOL. 3 | ENGINEER
MIDNIGHT ELEVEN | MIDNIGHT 11 | MIX/ENG
HIGH KINGS OF BLUE | HIGH KINGS OF BLUE | MIX/ENG
BOCHAN | CHNAM OUN | MIX/ENG/MASTER
The Woods | The EP Logue | Engineer/Mix
Via Tania | The Wonder Stranger EP | Mastering
Glad Hearts | The Oak and the Acorn | Mix
Hamacide | Scattered, Covered and Diced | Mix
Robbers on High Street | Guilt by Association, Vol 2 | Prod/Mix/Eng
Robbers on High Street | Lifted Brow, Vol 4 | Lifted Brow Magazine | Mastering
Robbers on High Street | REI Go Playlist | REI, Inc. | Engineer/Mix
LAY YOUR SEA COAT ASIDE | STORMS | MIXING
BELMONT | ANNIE KEATING | ENGINEER
OFF OUR SHOULDERS | PORTER BLOCK | ENGINEER
Shawn Colvin | These Four Walls | Nonesuch Records | Mixing Asst.
Dashboard Confessional | Dusk and Summer | Vagrant | Asst. Engineer
Rosanne Cash | Black Cadillac | Capitol Records | Mixing Asst.
The Wreckers (Michelle Branch) | Stand Still, Look Pretty | Mix Asst.
Ben Okafor | Diverted Traffic | Roadsweeper | Engineer/Mix
Ernest Ranglin | Surfin’ | Tel Arc | Engineer/Mix/Remixing/Mastering
Burning Spear | Appointment with His Majesty | Burning Music | Mix/Mastering
Floyd Lloyd | Mind Over Matter | Tropic Ent. | Engineer/Mix/Mastering

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TOM THE LION | THE ADVENTURES OF TOM THE LION | MASTERING
SATELLITES | SATELLITES:01 | MASTERING
SATELLITES | SATELLITES:02 | MASTERING
GOOD COP | GOOD COP | MASTERING
HOLISTIC | AVANT GARDE | MASTERING
LUTH | FEVERISH | MASTERING
HOLISTIC | TECHNICOLOR | MASTERING
VAGINA PANTHER | JUDGE | MASTERING
MORGAN KARR | YELLOW SKIES | MASTERING
JENNY BAPST | ALLEZ | MASTERING
EVAANZ | EVAANZ | MASTERING
I AM LIGHTYEAR | SWIM GOOD | MASTERING
AS LIGHT TAKES OVER | FLUX HD | MASTERING
GREGORY BROTHERS | VARIOUS | MASTERING
BROWNIE MOUNTAIN | GOOD GOALS | MASTERING
WES TUCKER | LIVE IN NYC | MASTERING
WES TUCKER | TRADITION | MASTERING
WES TUCKER | BEAUTY IN THE BROKEN | MASTERING