22** Please note that Ray is now a consultant for AIR Mastering and with limited availability** 

Ray Staff is one of the most experienced International Mastering Engineers. With hit after hit spanning all genres of music, his technical skill and creative ability allow him to achieve the optimum result for each release format. In a shoot out Ray will generally be successful against the best from other mastering facilities.

Joining the legendary Trident Studios (Soho, London) in 1970 Ray became part of the fledgling Mastering Department. From the outset he was contributing to iconic projects: David Bowie ‘Aladdin Sane’ and ‘Ziggy Stardust’ and Elton John ‘Madman Across the Water’. Ray’s skill saw him progress to become Trident’s Chief Mastering Engineer.

Other classics Mastered by Ray include Led Zeppelin ‘Physical Graffiti’ & ‘Presence’, Supertramp ‘Crime Of The Century’ and The Rolling Stones ‘It’s Only Rock ‘N Roll’. More recent projects include the triple platinum No 1 debut album and single by Corinne Bailey Rae, Fron Male Voice Choir ‘Voices Of The Valley’, The Wolfmen ‘Modernity Killed Every Night’, Joe Brown ‘More Of The Truth’, The Puppini Sisters ‘The Rise & Fall Of Ruby Woo’, Paul Heaton ‘Crosseyed Rambler’ and Daniel Ward Murphy ‘Until The Morning Light’.

Ray is regularly featured in Hi-Fi publications for his work on audiophile vinyl releases, where his skills receive universal praise. He is also much sought after by labels from the demanding worlds of jazz, world music,classical, crossover and stage shows.

Ray is also building an impressive reputation for surround sound mastering with artists such as Gary Moore, Deep Purple, Band De Luc, UB40 and Alice Cooper.