Bob Clearmountain

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Bob Clearmountain
Clearmountain standing in front of a chalkboard
Clearmountain in 2017
Born (1953-01-15) January 15, 1953 (age 68)
OccupationMusic engineer, audio mixer, producer
Years active1977–present
Spouse(s)Betty Bennett

Bob Clearmountain (born January 15, 1953) is an American recording engineer, mixer and record producer. He has worked with many prominent names in music including Bruce Springsteen (mixing Springsteen's Born in the U.S.A.), The Rolling Stones (re-mixes of the singles "Miss You" and "Out of Tears") as well as their Tattoo You album, Bryan Adams (producing nearly all of his albums since 1983), Robbie Williams (Intensive Care), Toto, Bon Jovi (These Days, Crush, Bounce), Altered State, Simple Minds, and 235 other artists.[1] He has been nominated for four Grammy Awards and won a Latin Grammy Award in 2007 for Best Male Pop Vocal Album for his work with engineering Ricky Martin's "MTV Unplugged". He has also won an Emmy and he has won seven TEC Awards for "Best Recording Engineer", two others for "Best Broadcast Engineer", one special "Les Paul Award" and a Monitor Award for the Rolling Stones' Voodoo Lounge pay-per-view show. He is married to Apogee Electronics CEO, Betty Bennett.[2]

Clearmountain also played bass on The Dead Boys' first album, Young, Loud and Snotty, before Jeff Magnum rejoined the group.[3]

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  1. ^ Bob Cleamountain's Associated Artists List Archived November 25, 2009, at the Wayback Machine
  2. ^ Droney, Maureen (March 1, 2004). "Bob Clearmountain". Bob Clearmountain | Retrieved August 13, 2016.
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