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Mike McCarthy (producer)

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Birth name  Michael McCarthy
Name  Mike McCarthy
Origin  Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Role  Record Producer
Occupation(s)  Record producer
Albums  FireFloodFreedom
Years active  1984-present

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Born  February 22, 1965 (age 50) (1965-02-22)
Associated acts  Spoon, ...And You Will Know Us By the Trail of Dead, Sarah Jean Spencer
Similar People  Jim Eno, Britt Daniel, Tolga Kashif, Terry Edwards, Craig Krampf

Michael McCarthy was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on February 22, 1965. He is a record producer and has been recording music since 1984.

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McCarthy has worked as a producer on five Spoon albums, from Girls Can Tell until Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga, as well as Patty Griffin's Children Running Through, Sound Team's "Movie Monster", and …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead, The Features and The Sun.

McCarthy currently lives in Austin, Texas.


  • Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga (produced / recorded / mixed), Merge
  • Gimme Fiction (produced / recorded / mixed), Merge/Matador
  • Kill the Moonlight (produced / recorded / mixed), Merge
  • Girls Can Tell (produced / recorded / mixed), Merge
  • Heartless Bastards
  • The Mountain (produced / recorded / mixed), Fat Possum Records
  • Dead Confederate
  • Wrecking Ball (produced / recorded / mixed), TAO/Razor and Tie Records
  • Wild Sweet Orange
  • We Have Cause to Be Uneasy (produced / recorded / mixed), Canvasback Records
  • ...And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead
  • So Divided (produced / recorded / mixed), Interscope
  • Worlds Apart (produced / recorded / mixed), Interscope
  • The Secret of Elena's Tomb (produced / recorded / mixed), Interscope
  • Source Tags & Codes (produced / recorded / mixed)
  • Relative Ways EP (produced / recorded / mixed), Interscope
  • Madonna (produced / recorded / mixed), Merge
  • Patty Griffin
  • Children Running Through (produced / recorded / mixed) ATO records
  • Lee Ann Womack
  • Something Worth Leaving Behind (produced / recorded / mixed), MCA
  • I Hope You Dance (recorded / mixed), MCA
  • The Features
  • Exhibit A (produced / recorded), Universal
  • Fastball
  • Keep Your Wig On (produced Recorded), Ryko
  • Forget Cassettes
  • Instruments of Action (produced / recorded / mixed), Theory 8
  • Goudie
  • Peep Show (produced / recorded / mixed), TMC/Elektra
  • Sound Team
  • Movie Monster (produced / recorded / mixed), Capitol
  • Jack Ingram
  • Electric (produced / recorded / mixed), Sony
  • Sixteen Deluxe
  • The Moonman is Blue (produced / recorded / mixed), Sugar Fix
  • References

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