Adam Ayan is a Grammy Award, 5x Latin Grammy Award, and TEC Award winning mastering engineer, who works at the world class mastering facility Gateway Mastering Studios in Portland, ME.

Adam has had the pleasure of mastering thousands of recordings in his career. His credits are diverse and exemplary – including recordings for superstar artists such as Paul McCartney, Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry, Lana del Rey, Gwen Stefani, Father John Misty, Taylor SwiftShakiraBarbra StreisandMadonna, the Foo Fighters, the Rolling StonesKelly Clarkson, Juan Luis GuerraBruce SpringsteenRush, Rascal Flatts, Pearl Jam, The Animals, and Keith Urban to name a few.

He has mastered many award winning recordings, including 42 Grammy Award winners. He has also won a Grammy Award, 5 Latin Grammy Awards, and a TEC (Technical Excellence and Creativity) Award himself. He has mastered hundreds of Gold/Platinum/Multi-Platinum recordings to date, and many #1 singles and albums.

Adam was also recently nominated in the category of Audio Engineer of the Year by the Academy of Country Music.

He is passionate about music, the art of mastering, and bringing every project to its fullest sonic potential.

For more information, please visit www.adamayan.com.

Latest News

Adam Ayan celebrates 20 years at Gateway Mastering Studios.

August 2018 marks 20 years at Gateway Mastering for mastering engineer Adam Ayan! Adam started at Gateway on August 3rd, 1998, as a production engineer, then quickly became Bob Ludwig's direct assistant. Adam is one of only 2 engineers to ever be directly mentored by...

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Adam Ayan nominated for an Academy of Country Music Award!

Adam was recently nominated in the category of Audio Engineer of the Year by the Academy of Country Music! Fellow nominees include many of Adam's longtime collaborators and clients. Engineers who have made countless hit records in Nashville, mastering many of them...

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Adam Ayan nominated for two Latin Grammy Awards!

Adam Ayan is nominated for two Latin Grammy Awards for his work on Shakira's album "El Dorado." He is nominated in the categories Album of the Year for "El Dorado" as well as Record of the Year for the single "Chantaje (ft. Maluma)." Shakira is nominated for a total...

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