Mix engineer, producer, beatmaestro, multi-instrumentalist and long standing studio manager of REC Studios (301 Castlereagh St), Ross Ferraro is a vital member of the Sydney music community.
Specialising in forward thinking soul and electronic music, Ross has carved a niche for himself in the Sydney underground with his unique brand of electronic soul music. His distinct approach to production combines timeless analogue tones with futuristic leanings and deep rhythms.
Ross has most notably produced and mixed records for artists DEREB The Ambassador, The Strides & Binjuice, and his engineering credits include Mac Miller & Touch Sensitive. On top of this, Ross has spearheaded his own successful creative projects as one third of Sydney bands The Goods, Cardboard Heroes, and one half of house music production crew The Possé.
First starting his career as a freelance drummer working with artists such as Tevin Campbell, Omar Lye Fook, Tim Finn, Dustin Tebbutt & Ngaiire, In 2011 Ross switched gears and became a founding partner and manager of REC Studios, on the original Studios 301 Castlereagh St. site. He held this mantle until 2018 when the site closed.
It’s here that Ross not only honed his own production skills but fostered a vibrant creative hub for the local independent scene and a go to space for international artists such as Skrillex, Travis Scott, Rae Sremmurd and many more.
Ross now joins Studios 301’s producer and engineer roster with a wealth of knowledge and experience. Ross has a commitment to pushing music forward and thrives on working with artists to find a unique sound, whether that be through the lens of producer, drummer or mix engineer.