Hugh Padgham

Hugh Padgham on how he created the gated-reverb effect and evolving technology

Alongside his hit records, the much-aped ‘gated reverb’ effect is arguably what Hugh Padgham is most known and loved for. Hugh tells us how he first attained this unique and recognisable effect…

Hugh Padgham on his amazing career and working with The Police

With four Grammys and millions of record sales with pop royalty such as Sting and Phil Collins, Hugh Padgham has become one of the world’s most beloved producers. We catch up with Hugh to dig up the roots of his music-industry career, unpick his game-changing studio techniques and discover how, when you strip everything away, it all comes back to the music…
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