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.