Chester Endersby Gwazda

I live and work in Baltimore, MD. I have a modest home studio where I mix records. My ProTools setup is mobile, allowing me to track in less conventional studio spaces. Please contact me at if you are interested in working together.




Selected Discography:

Dan Deacon "America" (Domino)
Future Islands "On the Water" (Thrill Jockey)
Cloud Nothings "Cloud Nothings" (Carpark)
Outer Spaces "A Shedding Snake" (Don Giovanni)
Peals "Honey", mixed (Friends)
Wing Dam "House Boat / All For" (Slow Knife)
The Snails "Songs from the Shoebox" (Friends)
Ecstatic Sunshine "Way" (Cardboard)
Other Colors "From the First Note" (self-released)
Cara Beth Satalino "The Good Ones" (Salinas)
Dan Deacon "Bromst" (Carpark)
Air Waves "Air Waves EP" (Catbird)
Outer Spaces "I Was Divided" (Matador)
Junk Culture "Hang Roxy", mixed (Illegal Art)
Future Islands "One Day", mixed (4AD)
Ed Schrader's Music Beat "Jazz Mind", mixed (Load)



"Gwazda has emerged as the city's best producer of indie-rock"
-The Baltimore Sun

"Chester first made his name as an underground producer, recording and mixing breakthrough records, at times for nothing but food and lodging, for some of the most interesting groups in the American indie scene"
-The Local Voice

"he’s recorded, produced, or mixed an impressive list of underground records... not just buzzworthy records, but real breakthrough moments for the artists"
-Baltimore Fishbowl


Solo project


Outer Spaces