Matthias Winter comes from southern Germany and started playing instruments (violin, piano, drums) at a young age. At age 16 his interests rapidly shifted to Sound Engineering. After an Audio Engineer Diploma course at the SAE Institute in Frankfurt, Matthias interned and quickly was promoted to studio engineering assistant at a major recording facility in Frankfurt. He was taught the secrets of sound mixing by Chris Heil (David Bowie, Huey Lewis & The News, Tin Machine, Bryan Adams, B.B. King, etc.). In April 2006, Matthias moved to New York and has been freelancing as an engineer with Yellow Sound Lab, among other.