Boasting credits on projects by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Courtney Barnett and Paul Dempsey and Florence and The Machine, Producer, Mixer and Engineer Anna Laverty has established herself as one of Australia’s finest young talents.
Under the tutelage of Award winning producers Paul Epworth (Adele, Primal Scream, Foster The People) and Ben Hillier (Blur, U2, Elbow), Anna honed her production and engineering skills working on releases by Bloc Party, Florence and The Machine and seminal English New Wave band Depeche Mode, amongst others, at London’s famed Miloco Studios.
Anna brought the breadth of experience and technical expertise she developed in London back to Australia, where she has carved out her own niche. Since her return, Anna has been behind the desk, working with some of most beloved acts in Australia and abroad, including: The Peep Tempel, Something For Kate, Eagle and the Worm, Cut Copy, Meg Mac, Lady GaGa, New Gods and Jae Laffer.
For years now, Anna has been visiting the Northern Territory to work with artists from remote communities. She produced, engineered and mixed Volume 2 of ‘Desert Divas’, an album recorded in Alice Springs to showcase the unique stories of female indigenous artists from Central Australia.
In September of 2017, Anna travelled to Cossack, a historical town in the heart of The Pilbara (WA), to engineer The Vast Project, a collaborative project between 25 artists, including Bernard Fanning, Paul Dempsey, Sally Seltmann and Alexander Gow.
An enthusiastic supporter of local Indie talent, Anna has recently produced, engineered and mixed the highly anticipated LP by East Brunswick All Girls Choir and mixed the debut record by ascending garage pop act Loose Tooth, both scheduled for release on Milk Records in 2018.
Outside of the studio, Anna generously shares her passion for music and audio production by providing insight and expertise to aspiring engineers. Amongst others, Anna has spoken at Bigsound (QLD), Face The Music (VIC), Guinness Amplify (Malaysia) and InTune (NT), along with regularly delivering guest lectures at Universities and Colleges around the country & acting as a mentor with the Girls Rock program.
With an exceptionally impressive portfolio that speaks for itself, Anna Laverty has established a reputation within the production community for bringing out the absolute potential of recordings.