Nick Middleton Music
ProdUcer. Engineer. Label Owner. Artist Manager.
Nick Middleton is a celebrated producer, mix engineer, DJ, label owner, and artist manager. From performing at the world’s biggest festivals (Coachella, Life Is Beautiful), to remixing world-class talent (U2, Imagine Dragons), Middleton’s career is built on a deep love of music, entrepreneurship, and a keen ear for the next big thing.
- 2015: ‘Mix With The Masters’ weeklong seminar in France with Grammy award-winning Mixer, Andrew Scheps (Studios La Fabrique, France).
- 2016: Workshop with famed EDM mixer & mastering engineer, Luca Pretolesi (Studio DMI, Las Vegas).
- 2016: Winner WCMA for ‘Electronic Album Of The Year’ (Producer/Mixer: Delhi2Dublin – “We’re All Desi”)
- 2017: Workshop with Grammy award-winning Mixer, Manny Marroquin (Larrabee Studios, Los Angeles).
- 2018: Official Remix for U2 hits #1 on Billboard Dance Club chart
- 2018: Winner WCMA ‘Electronic Artist Of The Year’ (The Funk Hunters)
- 2019: Awarded the 2019 Artist In Residence at the National Music Center of Canada
- 2020: CIMA Certified ‘Road Gold Certification’ for The Funk Hunters (over 25k+ tickets sold in Canada in 12 months).
In the studio, Middleton’s production and engineering work with acts like The Funk Hunters, Chali 2na (Jurassic 5), and Delhi 2 Dublin have led to an impressively diverse body of work that boasts over 20 million streams online.
In 2018, his official remix of U2’s “Love Is Bigger” went to #1 on the Billboard Dance Club chart as part of a remix package, making this Middleton’s first US #1. Middleton has also been awarded multiple Western Canadian Music Awards for albums he has produced and mixed – Delhi 2 Dublin (2016) and The Funk Hunters (2018). His latest single for Delhi 2 Dublin, “Get Loud” featuring Indian Bollywood star Navv Inder, has amassed over 2 million streams and was recently named BBC’s track of the week.
In 2019, Middleton entered the world of artist management, expanding the artist services offered at Westwood and putting his decade-long love affair of music and entrepreneurship to work empowering the next generation of Canadian artists. The growing Westwood brand also now includes Westwood Sounds (a sample pack company for producers), Westwood Radio (a monthly radio show), and Westwood X (Westwood’s first sub-label aimed at developing emerging talent).
Always refining his skill set as a mixing and mastering engineer, Middleton has studied under famed EDM Mixer and Mastering Engineer, Luca Pretolesi (Studio DMI, Las Vegas), as well as Grammy award-winning mixers Manny Marroquin (Larrabee Studios, Los Angeles) and Andrew Scheps (Studios La Fabrique, France) at MixWithTheMasters.
Middleton’s other engineering credits include: Big Gigantic, Moontricks, Dirty Radio, Khanvict, Desi Sub Culture, LIINKS, Fintan, K+LAB, Kotek, as well as official remixes for global stars such as Selena Gomez, Gramatik, Opiuo and more.
CEO / Founder
In 2013 Middleton founded Westwood Recordings - an internationally recognized independent record label with an impeccable artist roster, catalog, and global following. For more info on the label and its operations, including Westwood X, Westwood Sounds, and Westwood Radio, visit: www.westwoodrecordings.com
Monitoring: Barefoot MM27 Gen2s | Genelec 8040Bs w/ 8040B Subwoofer | Yamaha NS-10s | Audeze LCD-X
Analog: Dangerous Music 2BUS+ Analog Summing Mixer, Universal Audio Apollo 16, Dangerous Music Source, Tegeler Audio Creme, Maag Audio EQ4M, SSL G Stereo Buss Compressor, Bettermaker EQ502P, Bettermaker EQ 542, Access Virus TI2 Synthesizer.
Digital: Universal Audio, Acustica Audio, Brainworx, Fab Filter, TDR Labs, Eventide Audio, Leapwing Audio, Soundtoys, NI Komplete, Arturia, Softube.
Recent Production & Remix Clients:
U2 | Imagine Dragons | Selena Gomez | Gramatik | Big Gigantic | Opiuo | Dub FX | Haywyre | Elephant Heart | Interscope Records | Universal Records| BMG | Island Records
Recent Mixing & Mastering Clients:
Big Gigantic | The Funk Hunters | Chali 2NA (Jurassic 5) | K+LAB | Kotek | Moontricks | DiRTY RADiO | LIINKS | Fintan | Delhi 2 Dublin | Desi Sub Culture | Khanvict | Wooden Horsemen