Bernie Grundman Mastering Receives Three Grammy Nominations

Grammy Nominations for Mastering by Staff Engineers Mike Bozzi, Patricia Sullivan, and Bernie Grundman
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Pictured (L-R) at Bernie Grundman's are Grammy nominees Mike Bozzi, Patricia Sullivan and Bernie Grundman. Photo by David Goggin.

Hollywood, CA, February 2016 - Bernie Grundman Mastering is celebrating three Grammy nominations for mastering by staff engineers Mike Bozzi, Patricia Sullivan, and Bernie Grundman.

Album of the Year: "To Pimp a Butterfly" Kendrick Lamar
Bilal, George Clinton, James Fauntleroy, Ronald Isley, Rapsody, Snoop Dogg, Thundercat & Anna Wise, featured artists; Taz Arnold, Boi-1Da, Ronald Colson, Larrance Dopson, Flying Lotus, Fredrik "Tommy Black" Halldin, Knxwledge, Koz, Lovedragon, Terrace Martin, Rahki, Sounwave, Tae Beast, Thundercat, Andrew "Pop" Wansel, Whoarei & Pharrell Williams, producers; Derek "Mixedbyali" Ali, Thomas Burns, Andrew Coleman, Hart Gunther, James "The White Black Man" Hunt, Mike Larson, 9th Wonder & Matt Schaeffer, engineers/mixers; Mike Bozzi, mastering engineer
Label: Top Dawg Entertainment/Aftermath Records/Interscope Records

Best Engineered Album, Classical: "Ask Your Mama" George Manahan & San Francisco Ballet Orchestra
Leslie Ann Jones, John Kilgore, Nora Kroll-Rosenbaum & Justin Merrill, engineers; Patricia Sullivan, mastering engineer.
Label: Avie Records

Best Engineered Album, Non Classical: "Currency of Man" Melody Gardot
Maxime Le Guil, engineer; Bernie Grundman, mastering engineer.
Label: Verve/Universal


The name Bernie Grundman is synonymous with Mastering. His world-renowned facilities, responsible for a consistently large percentage of chart recordings, were launched in 1984. In 1997, Grundman opened his Tokyo mastering studios and in 1998 relocated to expanded facilities in Hollywood.

Bernie Grundman Mastering in Hollywood operates six studios, including a 5.1 mastering room. All processing devices can be completely bypassed, resulting in sonic quality that is unsurpassed in the mastering industry. Virtually all digital and analog formats are accepted for mastering, with the facility providing high quality disk masters, and sub-masters for CD. Grundman's custom consoles are built in-house with all discrete electronics.