"It's not about adding 'my sound' to people's work. It's about getting on the same wavelength as the artist and amplifying what makes them unique"

Matt has been in the professional audio and music industry for over a decade. During this time he has worked with solo artists, bands, filmmakers, and university professors. To each of these projects, Matt brings a wealth of technical knowledge and years of artistic insight. From customizing and modifying equipment in his own studio (A&B Sound) to experimenting with progressive engineering techniques, Matt is in a constant state of innovation in his work.

Matt has studied Music & Composition at the University of Windsor and is an Honours Graduate from the Ontario Institute of Audio Recording Technology (OIART). He is also a former employee of Noble Street Studios and Revolution Recording.

Audio

P = Producer
E = Recording Engineer
M = Mix Engineer
Ma = Mastering Engineer

Studio

A&B Sound is A fully equipped professional recording studio in downtown Toronto (Dundas West and Roncesvalles). It is owned and operated by Matt Rideout and Guillermo Subauste.

Studio A has a large live floor connected to an isolation booth and a spacious control room. Studio B is a mix and master suite with an isolation booth for overdubs or voice work.

If you have any questions about studio specifics, gear, or availability please don't hesitate to email or call.

Client Testimonials

"I have worked with Matt Rideout as a record producer. He is an extraordinary drummer and is proficient on guitar, bass, piano and similar instruments. He has an extremely broad artistic scope and sophisticated intuition. Matt's proficient and seasoned technique, his passion for audio innovation and overall expertise is the reason why I will continue to enthusiastically work with him on future projects."
- Steph Copeland, Solo artist/Composer/Musician

"Having a second set of ears is good, but having Matt's ears is better. From start to finish Matt worked with me to make sure the mixes were exactly what I wanted and that they sounded their best"
- Sandy Pearlman, Hip Hop Producer

"I hired Matt to record and mix two classical pieces for my documentary. He was professional, collaborative and always patient. The string quartet sounded amazing!"
- Vanessa Jung, Director

Contact

Please feel free to email or call with any questions. Thanks!

+1 (647) 470-9013
matthewjamesrideout@gmail.com