About Eddie – your new tutor

Eddie Bazil is a Grammy Judge for The Grammy Recording Academy, producer, sound designer, and a writer and tutor.

‘I love everything to do with sound, be it sound design or audio production and my goal here at Samplecraze is to share that passion and knowledge with you.’

Eddie’s professional musical career started during his teens, when he became a programmer for some of the most notable Electro/New Wave and Dance/Rap bands of the time, including AON, DJ Shadow, Juice, Pet Shop Boys, Spandau Ballet, C Campbell, Bobin, Paul Dee, Jets Orchestra, DJ Krush and many more. His career has culminated in him being invited by the Recording Academy to be a Grammy judge, which he has embraced proudly.

His career and experience progressed as he became a popular remixer and producer, working on projects with Busta Rhymes, SFP, Bobin, Dee, DJ Krush, DJ Shadow, Sleeveless, Greensleeves, 9 Bar and Gam Productions, with many of his tracks achieving top chart positions. Eddie later created a number of independent film scores and theatre soundtracks, as well as producing material for Emu/Ensoniq, Propellerheads, Kiesel, Sound Effects Library, Native Instruments and Arturia, to name just a handful.

He is currently involved in various production, remixing and sound-design projects, as well as sharing his knowledge by teaching workshops and providing online tuition through Samplecraze. Eddie has also been a contributing writer for Sound on Sound magazine, and has published several books on audio technology.

Articles written for Sound On Sound magazine:

Layers of Complexity

Mixing to a Pink Noise Reference

Beat Ripping

DIY Mastering Made Easy

Creative M-S Techniques

Sounding Off – Black Friday Sales