Music lovers around the world woke up bleary-eyed this morning after staying up late to catch all of the action at the 55th GRAMMY Awards last night on CBS.
We Understand Congratulations Are in Order
Year after year, the world’s most celebrated musical talent chooses Avid to help bring their creative visions to life and inspire listeners everywhere. Today, we wanted to take a minute to thank them and congratulate our many customers who were recognized as award nominees and winners last night. Many artists, producers and engineers who use Avid's audio solutions took home awards, including: Record of the Year, Gotye featuring Kimbra for Somebody That I Used To Know; Album of the Year, Mumford and Sons for Babel; and Best Rock Album, Black Keys for El Camino. Avid solutions were also used in the studios of other GRAMMY Award winners, including: Producer of the Year, Dan Auerbach for Black Keys, El Camino; Best New Artist, fun. for We Are Young; Rap Album, Drake for Take Care; Best Rap Song, Jay-Z & Kanye West for N****s In Paris; and Best Traditional R&B Performance, Beyoncé for Love on Top.
Our solutions are the industry standard when it comes to recording and producing the best music on the planet, and we can’t help but beam with pride when we see our customers get the recognition they so richly deserve on music’s biggest night.
Avid Celebrates a Massively Successful Night with The Black Keys
This year, Avid was thrilled to take part in the festivities surrounding the 2013 Grammy Awards by sponsoring the Black Keys official after party. The band took over a Victorian mansion in Hollywood, where party goers helped celebrate their massively successful night. And they had a huge night indeed, taking home Grammy awards for Best Rock Performance and Best Rock Song for their hit song Lonely Boy and Best Rock Album for El Camino.
In addition to the accolades for the band, Black Keys frontman Dan Auerbach won the coveted Producer of the Year award for his work with his own band, as well as with artists Hacienda and Doctor John. After headlining the awards ceremony, Auerbach came straight over to the party where he took over the decks to spin vintage soul cuts on wax until the wee hours.
We Love Rock N Roll
To extend last night’s excitement and to keep you moving and alert throughout your back-to-work Monday, we’ve put together a playlist featuring some of our customer’s top singles for your listening pleasure.