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Below I am sharing something that I send to my mastering clients when they inquire about targeting LUFS levels for streaming...

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Hermetech Mastering 1st April 2019
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Hi there, i am a german mastering engineer. Last weekend my whole studio was completely robbed!!! i have a list of stolen...

Peer Hahnefeld
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BT Mastering 6th October 2018
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We have a new sub-forum titled "Mastering for Beginners" (see above) Some of the past threads will be moved there...

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Riccardo 22nd November 2013
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1) Please search the forum prior to posting. Many topics have already been discussed ad infinitum. This will avoid clutter and...

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Riccardo 11th October 2007
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Hello, I'm currently recording tracks from vinyl that are sadly not avaiable in digital form. I use a Technics 1210 with a...

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msmucr 8 hours ago
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I've spent the past couple weeks looking for a definitive answer to a question about bit-depth variation / need for dither when...

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DAH 12 hours ago
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Hello all Bit of advice needed if anyone can help! I have mastered an album that has gapless transitions between songs. I made...

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Trakworx 14 hours ago
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I would assume at the mastering stage open back headphones are the best choice since they provide more open sound. Which do you...

Glenn Bucci
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brijem 15 hours ago
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I have to send out a demo and I have to do a quick in-house "mastering". I'm suddently unsure about the best way to...

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JEK3 16 hours ago
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I usually hate these kinds of threads because everything is so subjective, but I think I've narrowed down my next monitor upgrade...

Justin P.
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dinococcus 19 hours ago
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Hi, First mastering post here. I'm working on more mastering projects lately, while learning the trade, so I'd like to have...

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X-Pand Sound Mastering 21 hours ago
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Hi ya'll. Does anyone have any sound samples made with the Gyraf G14 EQ? I have seen a thread here from years back but those...

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Emiliano 1 day ago
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As far as I know there is only one person who cuts lacquers in the entire San Francisco Bay Area. George Horn is a legend and I...

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Bob Olhsson 1 day ago
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Hi! Is it possible upgrade the studer a810 1/4' to 1/2' ? Thanks

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Andy Le Vien 1 day ago
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Im working totally ITB. Music creation, mixing, etc. For some reason my bounce file sounds too "high-ish-high-sheen-ish...

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CJ Mastering 1 day ago
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Greetings, I recently completed a mix and bounced it to a single audio file to be mastered. Before bouncing the mix, I slapped a...

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motomotomoto 1 day ago
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I know this question is going to annoy analog purists but maybe there are some hybrid guys that have the knowledge to answer this...

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DAH 2 days ago
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Can AI replace music mastering engineers? - The Verge This was in my newsfeed. Just wanted to share.

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I.R.Baboon 2 days ago
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Ok ch'all, I realize that these instant mastering sites get a lot of debate, criticism, etc...that's not what this thread is...

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ardis 2 days ago
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DMG Audio : Products : Multiplicity Looks like perhaps the dream multiband tool I've been waiting for... Anyone beta-tested...

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mxbf 2 days ago
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Okay, so how much does hardware vs software compression really matter? Even though I have some okay outboard (COMP-2A, Behringer...

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Conundra 2 days ago
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Getting time to take care of the weakest link in my chain. Summit DCL200 was my first mastering compressor but I have rarely...

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Bigbang 3 days ago
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I am looking for a solution to biamp a pair of lipinski 505 on a tight budget. I currently have a nad208 thx that for my ears...

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Thomas W. Bethe 3 days ago
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I've been demoing this one for the last few hours. You can do some pretty deep processing with it on program material. Have any...

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Carl Freeland 3 days ago
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Hello guys! I am new posting in this site, although I have been following it for a couple of years now. I am writting to...

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biksonije 4 days ago
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Gyraf G24


Thought I'd start a thread on this one - had it in my rack for just under a week now. I wanted to write a proper review, but have...

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macc 5 days ago
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Hi guys, I'm primarily a mix engineer but sometimes out of necessity I master for clients who don't have the budget for a...

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Filthrill 5 days ago
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hello, I'm thinking about a great deesser, I really enjoy the maselec MDS-2. But I don't really understand, I see the maselec...

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Justin P. 6 days ago
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Hello everyone, I saw there is no topic about this plug-in. I just bought it recently and i use it in conjunction with...

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devinkerr 6 days ago
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I am supplying a music file to be shown at a festival, the organisers have circulated this spec, I can't decipher it, despite...

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tedmanzie 6 days ago
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Yesterday I had a visit from the King of Tape, Don Morris. Don is King of Tape in America--head of RMGI America, Recording The...

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Gravity8058 1 week ago
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I need to 1 mastering sound card with with this parameter : 1. +24 dbu in/out or more ... 2. 24 bit / 96 khz 3. just 2...

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toofanstudio 1 week ago
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Not sure if it's been mentioned here before, but this new extension speaker for the THREE looks insane: Kii THREE &...

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Marando 1 week ago
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What the heck happend to these facilities? They move? Hank Williams and Ken Love? I mastered an independent project there in...

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gbrox 1 week ago
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Hello. I'm an academic at Macquarie University. My colleagues and I are currently conducting a research project on mastering -...

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Jerry Tubb 1 week ago
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Hi! I got the Equilibrium for some time ago and are trying to get into the settings and have a few questions. I loaded the...

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Saxnscratch 1 week ago
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Hi guys, I own Wavelab 9.5 and love the feature of watch folders. But I need it on the server and with USB dongle it limits my...

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emery 1 week ago
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I was going to buy 32 tracks of RND mic pres ( either Shelfords or just simple Portico 5024) but they have the RMP-D8 which would...

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neve1064 1 week ago
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Hi, I have experience in mastering for digital format. Now i want to take the next step and release a 4 tracker on vinyl....

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AHM 1 week ago
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thom wettstein and I have compared a few eq's to each other. next to my eq's knif soma knif eksa gyraf g23-s tube tech...

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rjb5191 1 week ago
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Check out this new EQ. Looks pretty interesting for mastering...

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rjb5191 1 week ago
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In market for Transparent compressor before my Manley Variable Mu. Both compressors are considered to be Transparent. So whats...

amit monga
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wildplum 1 week ago
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Can anyone recommend a high quality patch bay for mastering? I was contemplating something like the SSL X-Patch but it doesn't...

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Trakworx 1 week ago
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Quick question Does the "width knob" on Abbey Road's mastering consoles work as an M-S control (decreasing the knob...

matt thomas
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ubemuzk 2 weeks ago
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aloha can someone explain the exact difference between a limiter and a clipper? i believe to know what a limiter does heppy but...

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Jim Williams 2 weeks ago
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hey folks! we recently released our first EP. 2 days ago it was finally available on Spotify too but when i listened to it i...

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occam 2 weeks ago
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Hey fellas. In my hobby time tonight I have to do a quick master and I'd like any feedback on techniques for sweetening the...

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Trakworx 2 weeks ago
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Hi, Is there a spectrum analyzer that only measure the difference between 2 signals? So lets say: signal 1 -15...

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vze26m98 2 weeks ago
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Hey all. I really like the feature set and transparent sound of this compressor (Plugin Alliance version). However, I really...

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seanmccoy 2 weeks ago
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May I ask this question? I'm looking at some well-know commercial mastering services for their rate. One of them told me it...

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BIG BUDDHA 2 weeks ago
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msmucr 2 weeks ago
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For the first time in a while, I've got an LA client who wants to release a vinyl LP. He's got a mastering engineer he likes,...

Brent Hahn
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7+1 2 weeks ago
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Tokyo Dawn Labs new compressor is out now! Tokyo Dawn Labs | Tokyo Dawn Records The paid for "GE Version" really is a...

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ziggysane 2 weeks ago
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I thought I would try this out in the mastering section since many of you full time ME's have invested considerable scratch on...

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Jim Williams 2 weeks ago


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