Callum John Barter

Callum has been busy working as a sound engineer for the last 12 years across Australia & beyond. Callum has been utilizing Newmarket throughout these 12 years, and since 2015, filling the role of Studio Mananger & Chief Engineer.

His Studio work has afforded Callum the opportunity to work with a diverse range of artists such as Courtnet Barnett, Saskwatch, Dorsal Fins, Fraser A Gorman, Kurt Vile, Dan Sultan, British India, Broads, Eagle & The Worm, Gun Street Girls, The Beasts of Bourbon, Mike Noga, The Grand Rapids, The Black Heart Death Cult, Anton Delecca,Erica Bramham, Maddy Hay, Major Cord, and The Tiger and Me just to name a few.


2016 has been seen Callum work on some fantastic projects, including:

Saskwatch – Forthcoming 4th album           (Recorded & Mixed)

Dorsal Fins – new album “Digital Zodiac”    (Recorded & Mixed)

Jim Lawrie – forthcoming Album      (Recorded & Mixed)

Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile forthcoming compilation      (Recorded)

The Seven Ups – forthcoming Album           (Recorded & Mixed)

The Hunter Express – “Bluestone Lane” EP           (Recorded & Mixed)

Milk Records “Good For You” Compilation        (Recorded & Mixed)

(Courtney Barnett, Jen Cloher, East Brunswick All Girls Choir, Och My Face, Fraser A Gorman & The Finks) 

Romeo Moon – “Garden” Single           (Recorded & Mixed)

North City – Forthcoming Double A Side     (Recorded & Mixed)

Broads – Forthcoming Album  (Recorded & Mixed)

The Black Heart Death Cult – Singles       (Recorded & Mixed)

Andrew McSweeney forthcoming Album  (Recorded & Mixed)

Erica Bramham “Twelve Moons” Album   (Recorded & Mixed)

Michael Hazelman “Putting Back Chairs” Album         (Mixed)


Prior to 2016, some of Callum’s work included his mixing work on the last British India album “Controller”, helped them to achieve Gold sales (35,000+) for the single – “I Can Make You Love Me” in November 2013.
Along with his extensive studio engineering work, Callum’s experience with live engineering has allowed him to work with some amazing artists both around Australia and overseas. Some of the artists he has toured with include: Big Scary, Vance Joy, Courtney Barnet, Saskwatch, British India, Dorsal Fins,  & Fraser A Gorman to name a few….
Exposure to such a vast range of musicians and musical styles over the years both in the studio and live setting has allowed Callum to hone his ear and production techniques to consistently produce an impressive, unique and identifiable sound. In addition to this, Callum’s professionalism, strong work ethic and ability to deliver a polished and considered sound for artist time and time again, is testament to why this engineer’s diary has limited free space throughout the year

Callum has an Advanced Diploma in Music Industry (Technical Production) from RMIT, graduating in 2005.  More info on Callum @