BILLY BUSH

PRODUCER | ENGINEER | MIXER

Billy Bush is a producer, engineer and mixer known for his  work with artists including Garbage, Angus and Julia Stone, The Boxer Rebellion, Neon Trees, The Naked and Famous, Kaiser Chiefs, Fink, and Snow Patrol.

Biography

Bush is known for his extensive work with multi-platinum rock band Garbage. In addition to producing, engineering and mixing records for Garbage, Bush joins the band on tour to help reconcile their technological needs with their live performance. The result has pushed the boundaries of, and blurred the lines between live performance and recorded music.

 

As a mixer, Bush’s credits include Jake Bugg’s Shangri La (Virgin/Mercury), The Naked & Famous’s Passive Me, Aggressive You (Fiction), Snow Patrol’s single “In The End” from Fallen Empires (Polydor), and Neon Trees’ Picture Show, including the hit single “Everybody Talks”. He also engineered and mixed The Naked and Famous’s song “Following Morning” appearing on the Dallas Buyers Club soundtrack. Also an accomplished producer, Bush produced, engineered, and mixed both Fink’s Perfect Darkness (Ninja Tune)and Hard Believer (Ninja Tune), French band Superbus’ Sunset (Polydor France), and The Boxer Rebellion’s Promises (Absentee).

 

In 2014, Bush mixed Angus and Julia Stone’s self-titled album (American/ Republic) including the single “Grizzly Bear”, and the Kaiser Chiefs single “My Life” (Fiction). He went on to produce, engineer, and mix tracks from Grizfolk’s new album Waking Up the Giants (Virgin), as well as the newest album Ocean By Ocean from London-based band The Boxer Rebellion (Absentee). In 2016 Bush engineered, mixed, and contributed additional production on the newest Garbage album, Strange Little Birds, alongside Garbage drummer, Butch Vig.

 

More recently, Bush produced, engineered and mixed Slothrust’s album The Pact (Dangerbird); engineered, mixed, and contributed additional production to Garbage’s single “No Horses”; and mixed Openside’s Push Back (Warner Music NZ), Vikings’ Animal Kingdom (Head In The Sand) and Willa Amai’s latest single “Harder Better Faster Stronger”(We Are Hear). Bush has become the go-to mixer for producer Linda Perry.

Selected Discography

ARTIST

ALBUM

CREDITS

ARTIST

Willa Amai

ALBUM

"Harder Better Faster Stronger" (We Are Hear)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Slothrust

ALBUM

The Pact (Dangerbird)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Garbage

ALBUM

Strange Little Birds (Stunvolume)

CREDITS

Ad-P, E, M

ARTIST

The Boxer Rebellion

ALBUM

Ocean By Ocean (Absentee)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Grizfolk

ALBUM

5 Tracks from Waking Up The Giants (Virgin)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Angus and Julia Stone

ALBUM

Angus and Julia Stone (American/Republic)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Fink

ALBUM

Hard Believer (Ninja Turtle)

CREDITS

P, E, M

ARTIST

Jake Bugg

ALBUM

Shangri La (Mercury)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Neon Trees

ALBUM

Picture Show (Mercury)

CREDITS

E, M

ARTIST

Picture Show (Mercury)

ALBUM

Neon Trees

CREDITS

E, M

ARTIST

The Naked & Famous

ALBUM

Passive Me, Aggressive You (Fiction)

CREDITS

M

ARTIST

Snow Patrol

ALBUM

"In the End" (Polydor)

CREDITS

M

*Credit Key: P – Producer, E – Engineer, M – Mixer

Featured Audio

1. Against Me! "Transgender Dysphoria Blues" (Megaforce) - M

3:16

2. Angus & Julia Stone "Grizzly Bear" (American/Republic) - M

3. Fink "Looking Too Closely" (Ninja Tune) -P, E, M

5:11

4. Fink "Perfect Darkness" (Ninja Tune) -P, E, M

6:39

5. Garbage "Automatic Systematic Habit" (Stunvolume) - Ad-P, E, M

3:18

6. Grizfolk "Troublemaker" (Virgin) - P, E, M

3:30

7. Jake Bugg "There's A Beast and We All Feed It" (Mercury) - M

1:43

8. Neon Trees "Everybody Talks" (Mercury) - E, M

2:59

9. Six60 "Lost" (Massive) - M

7:55

10. Slothrust "Peach" (Dangerbird) -P, E, M

2:44

11. The Boxer Rebellion "Diamonds" (Absentee) - P, E, M

4:07

12. The Naked and Famous "Punching In A Dream" (Fiction) - M

3:35

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