Nigel Gray is an English record producer. His album credits include Outlandos d'Amour (1978), Reggatta de Blanc (1979) and Zenyatta Mondatta (1980) for The Police; Kaleidoscope (1980) and Juju (1981) for Siouxsie and the Banshees, as well as five albums for Godley & Creme.
Surrey Sound Studio
In 1974, Gray converted a village hall in Leatherhead, England into a four-track recording studio named Surrey Sound Studios, with his brother Chris Gray as engineer. In 1977 the studio became 16-track and amongst others The Police recorded their first album Outlandos d'Amour there. In 1979, the studio upgraded again to 24 track and The Police, Siouxsie and the Banshees and Godley & Creme recorded albums. Singles from The Lotus Eaters and Latin Quarter made the UK Singles Chart. Other albums included those by The Professionals, Girlschool, Hazel O'Connor and The Eurogliders.
Artists for whom Nigel Gray has produced or engineered include:
- Klark Kent, a pseudonym of Stewart Copeland
- Craig McNeil
- Godley & Creme
- Sonja Kristina
- Hazel O'Connor
- The Passions
- Charlie Peacock
- The Police
- Polyphonic Size
- The Professionals
- Siouxsie and the Banshees
- Wishbone Ash
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