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17 November 2017

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Clive Langer and Alan Winstanley Are Set To Receive The Music Producers Guild’s Top Award

The production duo behind hits for artists such as Madness, Elvis Costello and Bush will receive this accolade at the 2018 MPG Awards ceremony in London next March. One of the top accolades at the 2018 Music Producers Guild Awards…

8 November 2017

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Avril Mackintosh Joins The 2018 MPG Awards Shortlist

Recording engineer Avril Mackintosh has joined those shortlisted for a prestigious 2018 MPG Award. The change to the shortlist comes after Neil Comber, one of three originally named in the Recording Engineer of the Year category for work he had…

6 November 2017

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MPG Awards 2018 Shortlist Announced

—- Shortlist update here — The 2018 MPG Awards is defying the presumption that music production is a male dominated business by revealing a Shortlist in which nearly a quarter of those named are female. Catherine Marks, Manon Grandjean, Lorde,…

31 August 2017

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MPG Awards Submissions: Late-Breaking News!

We appreciate that many of you have uploaded submissions for the MPG Awards 2018. However, quite a few have told us they had been caught out by our decision to run the submissions period in August (earlier than previous years). It would seem…

31 July 2017

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Submissions Open For The Music Producers Guild Awards 2018

The Music Producers Guild Awards are 10 years old and to mark the occasion organisers are promising that the next ceremony, which take place in London on March 1st 2018, will be the biggest, best and the glitziest yet. Over…

17 February 2017

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The Winners of the MPG Awards 2017!

    We’re delighted to announce the winners of this year’s Music Producers Guild Awards. The complete photo gallery is here.     (photography: Mark Sethi & Carys Lavin) UK Producer Of The Year, sponsored by Prism Sound Paul Epworth Breakthrough…

26 January 2017

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MPG Awards Ticket Shortage Is Imminent!

With just three weeks to go until the MPG Awards 2017, organisers are advising prompt action by anyone who wants to be there hasn’t yet bought a ticket. “From previous experience, we know that the last few tickets will sell…

23 January 2017

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Tony Visconti to Receive a Top Music Producers Guild Award

The official MPG press release: London, UK. January 23rd 2017: Tony Visconti, one of the most important and influential producers in the history of Rock and Pop, is to receive a top accolade at the 2017 Music Producers Guild Awards…

2 January 2017

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Roni Size to Receive The MPG’s 2017 Inspiration Award

The Music Producers Guild has announced that Producer and DJ Roni Size will be the recipient of its 2017 Inspiration Award. This prestigious award, sponsored by Audio Note, is given to a recording professional who, in the opinion of the…

6 December 2016

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Music Producers Guild And BRITs Rest BRIT Producer Award Presentation For 2017

Following recent changes made to the BRITs Voting Academy, the Music Producers Guild and BRIT Awards have agreed to rest the presentation of the BRIT Award for Best Producer to the winner of the MPG UK Producer of the Year…

11 November 2016

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The Shortlists for The MPG Awards 2017!

We’re excited and very pleased to announce the shortlists for the MPG Awards 2017! We think you’ll be excited too, when you see the varied lists of contenders. The shortlists, as voted by Full Members of the Music Producers Guild are as follows:  …

1 September 2016

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MPG Awards 2017 – Submissions are now open!

The next MPG Awards event will take place in London on February 16th, 2017, and preparations are underway for voting and judging in all the awards categories. Anyone is free to upload their submissions for those whom they consider deserving of an MPG…

27 July 2016

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Music Producers Guild Awards 2017 announced

The Music Producers Guild Awards 2017 gets underway on September 1st 2016 with the official opening of the online submissions process, which allows for the names of worthy recording professionals to be put forward for Awards consideration. As in previous…

24 March 2016

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Winning producers select studios for free recording time

RAK, The Crypt and Strongroom were picked by three MPG Full Members who took part in this year’s MPG Awards Voting Incentive competition. The Music Producers Guild producers Danny Boyle, Steve Cooper and James Rutledge are set to claim 2 free…

15 February 2016

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MPG Full Members win free studio time!

As we announced back in November 2015, a prize draw was set up to encourage MPG Full Members to participate in voting for the short lists for the MPG Awards 2016. Any Full Member who voted in at least 8 of…

4 February 2016

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Music Producers Guild Announces its 2016 Award Winners!

Female recording professionals make a big impact on this year’s awards with five of the main honours going to women. Producer Charlie Andrew received the top award at last night’s annual Music Producers Guild Awards ceremony, which took place at…

9 January 2016

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MPG Awards tickets & hotel information

The MPG Awards 2016 event is excitingly close and as a result, we’ve released a very limited number of Awards-only tickets. These entitle you to attend the award presentation and after-party only. Now in its eighth year, the MPG Awards event has moved to the…

8 December 2015

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Judging day for MPG Awards 2016

The cream of UK record production was well represented at the judging day for the MPG Awards 2016 on December 7th. Many thanks to the staff at Air Edel Studios in London for hosting the event and looking after everyone….

1 December 2015

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Youth To Be Honoured By The Music Producers Guild

Artist and producer Youth will receive a top accolade at the 2016 Music Producers Guild Awards when he is presented with the PPL-sponsored Award for Outstanding Contribution to UK Music. One of the UK’s most consistent, credible and influential producers, Youth…

8 November 2015

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The Shortlists for the MPG Awards 2016!

  We’re excited and very pleased to announce the shortlists for the MPG Awards 2016! We think you’ll be excited too, when you see the varied lists of contenders and the very varied lists of recording artists involved. The shortlists, as…