Sam Williams is a multi platinum music producer, award winning film composer, songwriter, mixer and multi instrumentalist based in Oxford, UK where he works from his own Templesound studios. He has worked with many different artists including Supergrass, Plan B, The Noisettes, Gaz Coombes and The Go Team in a career spanning two decades and encompassing a wide range of musical genres. He first came to prominence as the original Supergrass producer and collaborator when he produced their number one, million selling debut album ‘I Should Co Co’ which was nominated for the Mercury music prize, won the Ivor Novello song award and became the biggest selling debut on Parlaphone since the Beatles.

He was founder member, principle songwriter and front man of The Mystics [Fontana/Rotator] and went on to form The Animalhouse [BMG/Boilerhouse] with Mark Gardener and Loz Colbert of Ride. As well as co writing with various artists he is now composing music for film and television, and recently wrote the award winning score for ‘Captcha’, a new Film 4 espionage short thriller along with music for ITV’s Poaching Wars documentaries featuring actor Tom Hardy. He has appeared on many records as a featured musician with credits including Guitar, Bass, Drums, Keyboards, Vocals and Theremin.


Friday, 20th November, 2015



'Captcha', the Film 4 short thriller which Sam has composed the score for has been awarded best music, best film and best cinematography at the 27th Girona Film Festival 2015.

'Captcha' has now been screened at a total of twenty four international festivals and has been a winner at the Los Angeles Cine Festival , the Sci Fi film Festival in Australia , the Festival Du Film in France and the Girona Film Festival in Spain, picking up some great revi...