GGGarth Richardson

  • GGGarth has worked with some of the music industry's most beloved and exciting bands including Red Hot Chili Peppers, Ozzy Osbourne, Kiss and Alice Cooper, and 2013 Best British Band winners, Biffy Clyro.

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PRODUCER/ENGINEER/MIXER Credits:

  • Big Wreck 'Grace Street'
    Garth produced and recorded this album, including the lead single "One Good Piece Of Me" (Top Downloaded Song and #1 Most Added Track at Rock Radio).
    • #1 Album in CAN
    • #1 Alternative Album in CAN
    • #1 Hard Rock Album in CAN
    • #8 Heatseeker Album
  • Von Hertzen Brothers
    'New Day Rising'

    Garth produced and recorded this album.
    • #1 debut in Finland
    • #16 debut in UK
  • Rage Against The Machine
    'Rage Against The Machine'

    Garth produced and engineered the band's debut studio album, including the hit songs "Know Your Enemy," "Bombtrack" and "Killing In The Name." Rolling Stone named it one of the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time," and Q Magazine named it one of the "50 Heaviest Albums of All Time."
    • #1 UK Album
    • 3x Platinum in US
    • 1x Platinum in CAN
    • #1 Heatseeker Album
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
    'Mother's Milk'

    Garth engineered this album for Michael Beinhorn. It includes the single "Higher Ground" which Total Guitar named "The 2nd Greatest Cover Ever" in 2000, and "Knock Me Down" which reached #6 on Billboard's Modern Rock chart.
  • Biffy Clyro
    'Opposites'

    Garth produced this album with the band. It became the band's first #1 Album on the UK charts. It won the Kerrang! Award for "Best Album", the Q Award for "Best Album," and received a World Music Award nomination for "World's Best Album."
    • #1 UK Album
    • #2 Swiss Album
    • #3 Irish Album
    • #5 German Album
  • Biffy Clyro
    'Puzzle'

    Garth produced this album with the band which, like it's successors, won the Kerrang! Award for "Best Album."
    • #2 UK Album
    • Platinum in UK
  • Biffy Clyro
    'Only Revolutions'

    This album was produced by Garth, and became the 26th biggest selling album in the UK in 2010. It was nominated for the Mercury Prize for "Album of the Year," won the Kerrang! Award for "Best Album," and was included on Rock Sound, Q, and Kerrang's "Album of the Year" charts.
    • #3 UK Album
  • Rise Against
    'Siren Song of the Counter Culture'

    Garth produced this album, including the single "Swing Life Away."
    • #1 Heatseeker Album
    • Gold in AUS
    • Gold in US
    • Platinum in CAN
  • Chevelle
    'Wonder What's Next'

    The band's second album was produced by Garth, and remains their most successful album to date.
    • #14 Billboard Top 200
    • Platinum in US

    Including "Send The Pain Below"
    • #1 Alternative Song
    • #1 Hot Mainstream Rock Track
  • Skunk Anansie
    'Stoosh'

    Garth produced this album, one of Rock Hard's "500 Greatest Rock & Metal Albums of All Time."
  • Kittie
    'Oracle'

    After producing the band's debut album, 'Spit,' Garth returned to produce 'Oracle.' The album debuted at #57 on Billboard's Top 200, also charting in the UK and Germany.
  • Head of the Herd
    'By This Time Tomorrow'

    Garth produced this album including the #1 Rock Song by the same name, "By This Time Tomorrow." The band won the Canadian Radio Music Award for "Best New Rock Group."
  • Mudvayne
    'L.D. 50'

    Garth produced this album with the band. It reached #1 on the Heatseeker chart, and #85 on Billboard's Top 200.
  • You Me At Six
    'Sinners Never Sleep'

    Garth produced the band's 3rd album, including the single "Loverboy."
    • #3 Album in UK
    • Gold in UK
  • Melvins
    'Stoner Witch'

    Garth produced three albums for The Melvins, including "Stoner Witch." Allmusic.com writes: "The early to mid-'90s proved the Melvins' golden age, and the three principal albums from that period -- Stoner Witch provides the centerpiece -- are virtually unassailable in their range, depth, power, and experimental courage."
  • Melvins
    'Houdini'

    Garth produced three albums for The Melvins, including "Houdini." Allmusic.com writes that this album "vividly captures the band's unreconstructed power, vision, and musical strangeness."
  • Shihad
    'Love Is The New Hate'

    Garth produced two albums for Shihad. 'Love Is The New Hate' debuted at #2 in New Zealand, and was certified Platinum within two weeks of its release.
  • Haste The Day
    'Pressure The Hinges'

    After producing the album 'When Everything Falls,' Garth returned to produce this album.
    • #3 Top Christian Album
    • #89 Billboard Top 200 debut
  • Bloodsimple
    'A Cruel World'

    The band's debut album was produced and recorded by Garth. It reached #44 on Billboard's Top Heatseekers chart, and includes the singles "Sell Me Out" and "What If I Lost It."
  • From Autumn To Ashes
    'The Fiction We Live'

    Garth produced and recorded two albums for F.A.T.A. 'The Fiction We Live' reached #5 on Billboard's Independent Albums chart and #73 on the Top 200 chart.
  • Boy Hits Car
    'Boy Hits Car'

    The band's second album was produced by Garth, and remains their most popular album. It includes the single "I'm A Cloud."
  • Young Artists For Haiti
    "Wavin' Flag"

    Garth co-produced this track, featuring over 50 Canadian artists performing K'naan's hit song. It debuted at #1 on Canada's Hot 100 chart - this is only the 3rd song in the chart's history to debut at #1 (behind Eminem and Taylor Swift). All proceeds went to the charities World Vision, War Child, and Free The Child.
    • "Single of the Year" Juno Award Winner
  • Atreyu
    'The Curse'

    Garth produced this album, including the singles "Bleeding Mascara" and "Right Side of the Bed."
    • #1 Independent Album
    • #32 Billboard Top 200
  • Gallows
    'Grey Britain'

    Garth produced and recorded this album, named "Best Album of 2009" by Kerrang!.
    • #20 UK Album debut
  • Trapt
    'Trapt'

    Garth produced the band's self-titled debut album, including the #1 Rock singles "Headstrong" and "Still Frame."
    • Platinum in US
  • Trapt
    'Only Through the Pain'

    Garth returned to produce the band's fourth album.
    • #18 Billboard Top 200 debut
    • #4 Rock Album
  • Hedley
    'Hedley'

    The band's debut album was produced by Garth and has since been certified Double Platinum. It received a Juno nomination for "Rock Album of the Year."
    • #3 Album in CAN
  • Testament
    'Low'

    This album was produced by Garth, and named on Guitar World's "50 Iconic Albums That Defined 1994."
  • Spineshank
    'Self-Destructive Pattern'

    Garth produced this album. It includes the single "Smothered," which was Grammy-nominated for Best Metal Performance.
  • L7
    'Hungry For Stink'

    The band's fourth album was produced by Garth. It includes the single "Andres," which reached #34 in the UK.
  • Shihad
    'The General Electric'

    Garth produced two albums for Shihad. 'The General Electric' debuted at #1 in New Zealand, and has been certified 2x Platinum, making it their best selling album to date.
  • Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band
    'Night Moves'

    Garth began working at his father's studio in Toronto at just 15 years old. His first album credit was a second engineering credit for Bob Seger's now legendary "Night Moves."

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