Adrian Sherwood

~ Person

Legal name: Adrian Maxwell Sherwood

Also performs as: Adrian Maxwell, Barmy Army, On-U Sound


Adrian Maxwell Sherwood (born 1958, London, England) is an English record producer specializing in the genres of dub music and EDM. Sherwood has created a distinctive production style based on the application of dub effects and dub mixing techniques to EDM tracks as well as mainstream songs. Sherwood has worked extensively with a variety of reggae artists as well as the musicians Keith LeBlanc, Doug Wimbish and Skip McDonald. Sherwood has remixed tracks by Coldcut, Depeche Mode, The Woodentops, Primal Scream, Pop Will Eat Itself, Sinéad O'Connor, and Skinny Puppy. Within his role as a record producer, he has worked with a variety of record labels, however his most well-known label is On-U Sound Records, which he founded in 1979. Sherwood has been a member of the band Tackhead. As someone who considers himself tone deaf, the producer focuses on making sounds and noises rather than melody.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2003 Never Trust A Hippy Adrian Sherwood 2
2006 Becoming A Cliché Adrian Sherwood 2
2009 Dubsetter Lee “Scratch” Perry & Adrian Sherwood 2
2012 Survival & Resistance Adrian Sherwood 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2006 On-U Sound Crash: Slash & Mix Adrian Sherwood 1

Album + Compilation + Remix

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2015 Sherwood at the Controls, Volume 1: 1979–1984 Adrian Sherwood 1

EP + Remix

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
2012 Recovery Time Adrian Sherwood 1

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