Rob Murray

Location Austin

Mixing and Mastering Engineer

Sound Mixer Record Producer
57 Projects

Work History

Owner / Engineer
Poolside Sound
Nov 2015 – Present
Austin, TX
Poolside Sound is Rob Murray's private studio where he primarily does music mixing and mastering.
Chief Engineer and Head of Operations
Karmakaze Productions
Apr 2013 – Aug 2015
Austin, TX
Karmakaze is a full-service production house and creative agency, offering music and video services from concept to release.
Chief Mastering Engineer
Murray Mastering
Aug 2006 – May 2013
Austin and NYC
Independent mastering engineer working with emerging bands and established artists including David Gray, Major Lazer, and Ozomatli. Independent engineering for artists including Andrea Bocelli, George Michael, and Gavin DeGraw.
Recording Engineer
Downtown Music Studios
Nov 2008 – Oct 2010
Greater New York City Area
Engineer for Downtown Records and outside clients in a premium two-room studio. Clients included Britney Spears, Wiz Khalifa, Mark Ronson, Liz Wright and many more.
Audio Content Engineer
Long Tail Audio
Jul 2008 – Dec 2008
Greater New York City Area
Digitization, restoration, remastering, and management of audio assets for clients such as the Metropolitan Opera, U.S. Air Force, and Sony Records for broadcast redistribution and archives.
Charter Oak Acoustic Devices
Aug 2005 – Jan 2008
Enfield, Connecticut
All-purpose tasks included digital editing, transferring between digital and analog mediums, and recording to tape. Helped with microphone development, prototyping, and service customer repairs/modifications.
Assistant Engineer
Galaxy Studios
Jun 2007 – Aug 2007
Mol, Belgium
Assistant in a multi-room studio, specifically the mastering suite and the Neve VRP mix room.
Staff Recording Engineer
Aspen Music Festival and School
Jun 2005 – Aug 2005
Aspen, Colorado
Part of a 10-person team to record and reinforce 350+ live concerts in nine weeks at one of America’s premier classical music festivals. Recordings were then broadcast on National Public Radio.


Masters in Music
McGill University
2006 – 2008
University of Hartford
2002 – 2006