Close To The Edge
is owned by Jon Astley, a British record producer who also recorded and released two albums as a singer-songwriter in the late 1980s. His most commercially successful song was “Jane’s Getting Serious”, later popularized by a Heinz ketchup television commercial starring a pre-Friends cast member Matt LeBlanc.

As a producer, he is best known for his work with The Who and the remastering supervision for all of the group’s back catalog reissues.

He also has produced albums for Eric ClaptonBarclay James HarvestCorey Hart, and Deborah Harry and has mastered records for The WhoCharlie WattsAbbaGeorge HarrisonTori AmosEric ClaptonThe Rolling StonesJools HollandTom JonesJudas Priest, Emmylou Harris, Damien DempseyTears for FearsLed Zeppelin, Hothouse FlowersLevel 42The Boomtown Rats, John MayallTotoNorah JonesStereophonicsKT TunstallVan MorrisonPaul McCartneyPeter Gabriel, SladeSting, Porcupine TreeBono and The Lancashire Hotpots!