Originally from Hong Kong, Matt Sim is a Grammy-nominated and award winning mixer/producer (Stereo/Dolby Atmos/360RA). After he graduated from Berklee College of Music, he moved to New York City and spent the next decade working as a staff mixer at the legendary Germano Studios/The Hit Factory NYC. He is currently signed to Warner Music Asia as their in house Dolby Atmos Music Mixer as well as an pre-approved Dolby Atmos/Sony 360RA Mixer for Universal Music group and Sony Music internationally. He travels extensively but is currently based in Hong Kong.
During his time at Germano Studios NYC, he had engineered an impressive list of artists including: Post Malone, Big Sean, Idina Menzel, Desiigner, Billy Porter, Pusha T, Bette Midler, John Legend, Ryuichi Sakamoto, Thirdstory, Bon Jovi, John Mayer, Nicki Minaj, Ty Dolla $ign, Bettye LaVette, Pentatonix, Joan Jett, Travis Scott, J Balvin, Gucci Mane, John Splithoff, Murda Beatz, Jake Paul, Steve Epstein, Zayn, The Rolling Stones, Keith Richards, Frank Ocean, Mark Ronson, Volbeat, Lil Uzi Vert, J Cole, IAM, Dream Theater, A$AP Ferg, Sheryl Crow, Jennifer Lopez, Jamie Foxx, DJ Mustard and many more.
As a freelance mixer, he has also mixed for a lot of well-known artists internationally including: The Chainsmokers, Illenium, Jon Bellion, X Ambassadors, Hit-Boy, Aya Nakamura, Jackson Wang, A-Lin, Panthepack, Jojo Siwa, G.E.M, BM@Kard, illmind, Karen Mok, Eason Chan, Tia Ray, Thaitanium, Edis, Hua Chenyu, Dee Dee Bridgewater, OBOY, Dayboyway, Dopebwoy, Naezy, Ph-1, Nafla, Changbin (Stray kids), Young Jae, Loopy, Rose Villain, Theo Croker, OSN, Milli, Twopee Southside, Ramengvrl, Benicio Bryant and many more.
Here’s a list of awards and nominations he received:
2022 Golden Melody Awards nomination with Jude Chiu’s “The Last Aquarium” for Best Male Singer & Haezee’s “Love Maze” for Best New Artist.
2021 Asian Pop Music Awards winner of “Best Chinese Group” – Panthaepack’s “The Pack” album & “Best Chinese New Artist” with Haezee’s “Love Maze” album
2021 Golden Indie Music Awards winner of “Best Alternative Pop Album” with Matzka’s “Back To The Roots” album
2021 Mnet Asian Music Awards winner of “Best New Asian Artist – Mandarin” with Anson Lo.
2021 Golden Melody Awards winner of “Best Instrumental album producer award” with Hirsk’s “noista/gia” album
2021 “Nuit” by OBOY is certified Gold in France
2021 “Omega” album by OBOY is certified Gold in France
2020 Nominated for Billboard Music Awards “Top Dance/Electronic Album” & International Dance Music Awards “Best Album” for Illenium’s “Ascend” album
2020 Golden Melody Awards nomination with GEM’s “City Zoo” Album for Album of the year, Song of the year, Best Mandopop album, Best songwriter, & Best female artist category
2020 “Je M’en Tape” by Aya Nakamura, OBOY & Dopebwoy is certified Gold in France
2020 “Avec Toi” by OBOY is certified Gold in France
2020 First Prize as a producer and mixer for Sprite at the 2020 Content Marketing Awards in China.
2019 Illenium’s “Ascend” album reaches No.1 on Billboard US Top Dance/Electronic Album
2019 Golden Melody Awards nomination with Eason Chan’s “LOVE” album for “Album of the Year” & winner of “Producer of the year” category.
2017, 2018 Grammy Nominated for his work on “Carosell”, “Hello Dolly”, “Things have changed” for Best Musical Theater album, Best Americana album and Best traditional blues album.
2016 German Echo Award (German Grammy) nomination with Theo Croker’s “Escape Velocity” for the Best instrumental jazz category.
In 2017, he co-designed APS/Germano Acoustic AEON II studio monitor. He was also featured on Sennheiser Pro Talk series in 2020 and was endorsed by Avid, IK Multimedia, Izotope, Antelope Audio, Blacklion Audio, APS studio monitors, Aria Mastering, Nugen Audio & Sample Magic etc. In 2020, he was also approved as a certified Apple Digital Mastering studio.