Mastering Engineer

Emily Lazar

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Emily Lazar has mastered records by a diverse range of artists including The Beatles, David Bowie, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, Vampire Weekend, Panic! At The Disco, Sia, Lou Reed, The Killers, Dolly Parton, Morrissey, Little Big Town, Tiësto, Haim, Wu Tang Clan, and Beyoncé. Lazar is the only female mastering engineer to win a GRAMMY Award for Best Engineered Album (Non-Classical), for Beck’s Colors in 2019. She was the first female mastering engineer to ever be nominated in the Album of the Year category (in 2012) or the Record of the Year category (in 2015). Most recently, Lazar worked directly with Giles Martin on the 50th Anniversary release of The Beatles’ legendary album, Abbey Road. She is a Trustee of The Recording Academy and serves on the Board of Governors for their New York Chapter.

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Production Examples

  • Panic! At The Disco, "Pray For The Wicked"
  • The Killers, "Imploding The Mirage"
  • Coldplay, “ Something Just Like This"
  • HAIM, "Women in Music Pt. III"
  • Vampire Weekend, "Father Of The Bride"

"I love how the design of Ozone Advanced allows me to use its modules independently — the imager is especially powerful when I’m working with stems for desired space and depth.."

—Emily Lazar

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