Jay Dufour, is starting 2023 strong with three songs in the Top Ten on Amazon’s Best of Canadian Country 2022 year end list featuring The Reklaws‘ “11 Beers (feat. Jake Owens),” James Barker Band‘s “Wastin’ Whiskey,” and Dean Brody‘s “Where’d You Learn To Do That“.
Jay is proud to have 7 Juno Awards for Charmaine’s “Bold” as Rap Single of the Year (2022), Monowhales as Breakthrough Group of the Year (2022), July Talk‘s Alternative Album of the Year Pray For It (2021), Donovan Woods‘ Both Ways as Best Contemporary Roots Album (2019), Recording Engineer of the Year (2017) and July Talk’s Touch as Best Alternative Album (2017), and Protest The Hero‘s Volition for Metal/Hard Music Album Of The Year (2014).
Jay’s work speaks for itself. His versatility is unmatched as witnessed in his multi-category 2022 Juno nominations.
Known for his relentless work ethic, remarkable creativity, and radio-ready mixes, Jay has dedicated his life to the art of engineering and mixing records.
James Barker Band and Dierks Bentley’s #1 Billboard Country song “New Old Trucks”
a l l i e ep Tabula Rasa
Nate Haller “Broken”
LØLØ x Maggie Lindermann “Debbie Downer”
Cassie Dasilva’s ENOUGH EP featuring much heralded single “Unsolicited Contact” with over 1mm streams.
Jade Eagleson x Dean Brody #1 Billboard Country Single “More Drinkin’ than Fishin'”
All star version of Bill Wither’s iconic song, “Lean On Me,” performed by Justin Bieber, Michael Bublé, Geddy Lee, Bryan Adams, Serena Ryder, Sarah McLachlan, Donovan Woods, and Avril Lavigne to benefit the Canadian Red Cross
Donovan Woods‘ Juno-nominated Without People
#1 Alternative mix for July Talk’s single, “Governess Shadow”
Dean Brody x Mickey Guyton #1 Billboard Country Single “Boys”
The Reklaws “Godspeed”
The Reklaws x Sacha Gold “What The Truck”
Kiesza “All of the Feelings”
New NHL/CBC/Sportsnet Hockey night Canada theme song “Saturday Night” by Shawnee Kish and Jane’s Party
James Barker Band #1 Billboard Country Single “Over All Over Again”