Senior Mastering Engineer

Sterling Sound

Joe LaPorta is a Grammy nominated, TEC award winning Senior Mastering Engineer at Sterling Sound, NYC.

Born and raised in New York, Joe LaPorta graduated from NYU with a bachelors degree in Music Technology. He has amassed a body of work that includes artists like the Foo Fighters, Vampire Weekend, The Killers, Beach House, Tiesto, Imagine Dragons, The Weeknd, Armin van Buuren, Neutral Milk Hotel, Grizzly Bear, and many others.

In addition to mastering, LaPorta also works as a music consultant on forensic musicology/copyright infringement cases. He has consulted on cases for The Beatles, Michael Jackson, Prince, Jay-Z, Britney Spears, Shakira, Guns N’ Roses, Eminem,Mary J. Blige, Lady Gaga, Black Eyed Peas,Sting, Phil Collins, Diddy, Alicia Keys, etc.