Julie McLarnon is a recording engineer and record producer, known for working solely to analogue tape. Founder of Analogue Catalogue Studio she has recorded albums for artists including The Vaselines, Jeffrey Lewis, King Creosote, Yorkston/Thorne/Khan, Barbarossa, Duke Special, Lankum (formerly Lynched), The Shivers and Alasdair Roberts.
Trained by Bill Leader, Julie has worked in professional studios since 1989 starting at Strawberry Studios, Stockport as assistant to Martin Hannett, Chris Nagle and the BBC. Her crafted analogue sound has had a chance to bloom in the studio she built in Ireland in 2015, as she continues to make records with a timeless flair reminiscent of Joe Boyd classics.
'Urgent, desperate and detonating, full of lyrics and sounds smacking together like waves shattering stones in a storm'
5/5 The Guardian - Lankum 'Between The Earth And Sky' LP (Rough Trade, 2017)
'In exercising more restraint and relying more on mood, groove and structure, their second album is a game-changing masterpiece'
5/5 Rolling Stone - Yorkston/Thorne/Khan 'Neuk Wight Delhi All-Stars' LP (Domino Records, 2017)