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Fabrice Dupont, better known as 'Fabulous' Fab Dupont, is a French Mixing Engineer, record producer and teacher. He was born in Canada but his parents moved back to France when he was a toddler. Growing up in Paris, he studied music theory and saxophone before moving to Boston, Massachusetts where he attended Berklee college of music, majoring in Songwriting.[1] As a self-taught engineer and producer, Dupont uses a hybrid of both analog and digital technology to create records for artists such as Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, Bebel Gilberto, Freshlyground, David Crosby, Wakey Wakey, Vicente Garcia, Juan Luis Guerra, Nat King Cole, Visitante and many others. As a consultant, Dupont has worked with manufacturers such as Lauten Audio, Presonus, George Massenburg Labs, Dangerous Music, Avid, Sonnox, and Universal Audio to troubleshoot, create, distribute and promote audio solutions.

Fab Dupont
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Fab Dupont in 2012, at Flux Studios in New York City
Background information
Birth nameFabrice Dupont
BornCanada
GenresPop, dance, electronic, rock, jazz, folk
Occupation(s)Mixing engineer, record producer, educator, musician
InstrumentsSaxophone, piano, bass, vocals
Years active2001–present
Websitefabulousfab.com

Fab Dupont is the owner of Flux Studios in New York City as well as co-owner of Puremix.net, an educational website for production and recording techniques.

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Other projectsEdit

Dupont worked closely with Lauten Audio founder Brian Loudenslager in the development of the Lauten Atlantis microphone and the Lauten Eden microphone in order to create a design that would be versatile enough to handle the rigors of the modern DAW-based recording environment.[2][3]

Production creditsEdit

Selected Production Credits:[4][5][6]

Artist Record Year Role
Toots and the Maytals True Love 2004 Recording Engineer Won US Grammys best Reggae Album
Kirk Whalum Kirk Whalum Performs the Babyface Songbook 2005 Recording Engineer, Mixing Engineer
Philip Swanson Lengthening Shadows: Songs for Solo Piano by Philip Swanson 2008 Recording Engineer
Nat King Cole RE: Generations 2009 Mixing Engineer
Santigold Santigold 2008 Mixing Engineer
Jennifer Lopez Brave 2008 Mixing Engineer
Marc Anthony Record 2008 Mixing Engineer
DEDE Secrets EP 2010 Mixing Engineer
Shakira ft. Freshlyground Waka Waka 2010 Mixing Engineer, Additional Production NRJ Music Award for International Song of the Year, Billboard Music Award for Top Latin Song
Freshlyground Radio Africa 2010 Mixing Engineer, producer Won South African Music Awards Best Engineer, Best Adult Contemporary Album, Nominated for Record of The Year and Best Video.
Kirk Whalum Everything is Everything: The Music of Donny Hathaway 2010 Mixing Engineer Nominated US Grammys Best Contemporary Instrumental Album and Best Male R&B Vocal Performance
The Knocks Magic 2011 Vocal Producer
The Dø Both Ways Open Jaws 2011 Mastering Engineer
Les Nubians Nu Revolution 2011 Producer, Mixing Engineer
Sarah Elizabeth Foster Take Me For a Ride 2011 Mixing Engineer, Mastering Engineer
Sara Leib Secret Love 2012 Mixing Engineer
Gregoire Maret Grégoire Maret 2012 Mixing Engineer
Sofia Rei De Tierra y Oro 2012 Coproducer, mixing engineer
  • Won Independent Music Award, World Beat, Best Album and Independent Music Award, World Beat, Best Song (2013)
Bebel Gilberto & Nat King Cole Brazilian Love Song 2012 Mixing Engineer
Tiny Hearts Stay EP 2013 Mastering Engineer
Bob Reynolds Somewhere in Between 2013 Mixing Engineer
Banda Magda Amour T'es là? 2013 Mixing Engineer NRP Top 10 Favorite World Music Albums Of 2013
Wakey Wakey Salvation 2014 Engineer, Mixing, Synthesizer, Executive Producer, Producer
Jay Stolar More Than We Think 2014 Additional Production, Engineer, Mixing, Producer
Cyrille Aimée It's a Good Day 2014 Producer, Engineer, Mixing
The Dø Shake Shook Shaken 2014 Additional Production, Mixer, Mastering Engineer Won Victoires de la Musique Best Rock Album
Banda Magda Yerakina 2014 Co producer, Mixing Engineer
The Arrows Disaster Queen 2014 Producer, Mixing Engineer
Monsieur Périné Caja De Musica 2015 Mixing Engineer Nominated for Latin Grammys Album of the Year / Nominated for US Grammys Best Latin Alternative Album
Colt Silvers Swords 2015 Coproducer, Mixing Engineer
David Crosby Lighthouse 2016 Producer, Engineer, Mixing
Cyrille Aimée Let's Get Lost 2016 Producer, Engineer, Mixing Engineer
Jeremie Kisling Malhabiles 2016 Mixing engineer
Chambao Nuevo Ciclo 2016 Mixing Engineer
Jeanne Added Be Sensational 2016 Mastering Engineer
  • Ouï FM Rock Awards 2016: Prix de l'Artiste et l'Album Rock de l’année – catégorie Indé et le prix de la Révélation française
Thomas Azier Rouge 2017 Additional Production, Mixer, Mastering Engineer
Samo Te Juro 2017 Composer, Producer, Mixer
Banda Magda Tigre 2017 Co-producer, Mixing Engineer
The Dø Live at the Olympia 2017 Mastering Engineer
Silvina Moreno Sofà 2017 Mixing Engineer
Tim Dup Mélancolie Heureuse 2017 Additional production, mixing engineer
Andre 3000 Piano EP 2017 Engineer, Mixing Engineer
Diana Fuentes La Gravedad 2018
Tmboy Singles 2018 Mixing engineer
Wynton Marsalis United We Swing 2018 Alto Sax
Susana Baca Susana Baca 2018 Co producer, Engineer, Mixer
Doc Gyneco 1000% 2018 Coproducer, Mixer
David Crosby Here If You Listen 2018 Producer, Engineer, Mixing
Monsieur Périné Encanto Tropical 2018 Mixing Engineer Nominated for Latin Grammys Album of the Year, Record of the Year, Song of the Year / Nominated for US Grammys Best Latin Alternative Album, #19 Billboard Top 20 Latin Songs Of 2018
Trending Tropics Trending Tropics 2018 Writer, Producer, Mixing Engineer #6 @ Billboard Top 20 Latin songs of 2018
Ulrich Foreman Chapter III / A Perfect Storm 2018 Coproducer, Mixer
Vicente Garcia & Juan Luis Guerra Loma de Cayenas 2018 Mixing Engineer
Lolo Zouai High HIghs to Low Lows 2019 Arranger, Mixing engineer
Vicente Garcia Candela 2019 Mixing engineer

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ therecordingrevolution, Interview with mixer/Engineer Fab Dupont, July 11, 2012
  2. ^ Sonicscoop, Lauten Atlantis FC-387 Microphone Now Shipping, May 30, 2012
  3. ^ About Lauten Audio, Retrieved December 18, 2012
  4. ^ "allmusic.com, Fabrice Dupont,Credits,2012-18-12". AllMusic.com.
  5. ^ "allmusic.com, Fabulous Fab,Credits,2012-18-12". AllMusic.com.
  6. ^ "allmusic.com, Fab Dupont,Credits,2012-18-12". AllMusic.com.

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