Jim Abbiss is a British music producer, best known for his work on records including Arctic Monkeys' Mercury Music Prize winning debut album, Whatever People Say I Am, That's What I'm Not, Ladytron's Witching Hour, Sneaker Pimps' debut Becoming X, Editors' debut The Back Room, Kasabian's self-titled debut album and Empire, Adele's Mercury Music Prize nominated debut album 19, and KT Tunstall's third album Tiger Suit. He has also worked with Stateless on their self-titled debut album Stateless. Other work includes both EPs and debut single by Bombay Bicycle Club, as well as on their debut album I Had the Blues But I Shook Them Loose. He has also mixed DJ Shadow's latest album The Less You Know, The Better
Jim Abbiss is now working on an album with a band called Kassidy and also on The Kooks third album which is going to be released early 2011.
Work with AdeleEdit
Abbiss produced all of the tracks on Adele's album 19 with the exceptions of "Chasing Pavements", "Cold Shoulder", "Melt My Heart to Stone", and "Tired". He also produced two songs on Adele's sophomore album, 21 - "Turning Tables" and "Take It All", both of which were also mixed by Abbiss and Ian Dowling. They were recorded at Sphere Studios in London.