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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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lucey 24th January 2018
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GEARSLUTZ.COM MASTERING FORUM - POST OF THE MONTH Hey everyone! Our friends at NUGEN Audio are sponsoring a "post of the...

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Riccardo 27th October 2017
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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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I'm a musician/producer, but I thought I'd relate my problems with Instagram audio to you mastering people as it may be of...

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Ladderwalker86 2 minutes ago
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I am actually having cognitive dissonance about this next post because I want to keep this box a secret weapon but the more...

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Ladderwalker86 9 minutes ago
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Hi, I am in the market for a new mastering EQ and the Bettermaker EQ 232P MKII cought my eye. I own a TK-Lizer, SSL BC,...

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loji 1 hour ago
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I have put this in various different threads over the last few years but thought it deserved its own space as quite a few people...

Hermetech Mastering
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msmucr 3 hours 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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Karloff70 4 hours ago
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Hi folks, When I work a 96khz session on Samp Or Sequoia the Visualizers show a very different weight on frequencies than at...

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Miles Flint 5 hours ago
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I think choosing one can be a challenge as there are different EQs for different purposes. 1. For a clean EQ to just adjust...

Jason rocks
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dogoftears 5 hours ago
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Fellow GS forum member FabienTDR brought this unit to my attention in another thread but I figured it deserves its own thread as...

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tarsonis 7 hours ago
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Softube - Weiss DS1-MK3 well now.

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b0se 8 hours ago
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Say Good night, Gracie Are CDs Dead? Best Buy To Stop Selling CDs Soon And Target May Follow | The Source

John Moran
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drichard 16 hours ago
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Edit : after comments, here is the corrected mix : Pre-master. (Original version here) Here is a song I've just created for...

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MogwaiBoy 21 hours ago
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I'd like to try and get a picture of how many and which mastering houses/studios offer the Neumann DMM service. I know about...

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lucey 22 hours ago
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I've been thinking about business names lately. Mine (Smoothtone) was just the first thing that came to my mind when I was...

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Paul Gold 1 day 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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Ain't Nobody 1 day ago
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I have been doing some listening tests lately using Sound Gym through Sennheiser HD280Pro headphones and have found it difficult...

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Nonlinear 1 day ago
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Hi all, I've been wondering. Would you have any tips to get the bass level right when mastering? I mean the lowest lows which...

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Jerry Tubb 1 day ago
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I just notice something about the MM1. They say the following information about the plug in. The same algorithm is also...

Jason rocks
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Glenn Bucci 1 day ago
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Hi there! I am looking to rename a bunch of .wav files using their description metadata. Ive found a piece of software that...

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SmoothTone 2 days ago
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Hello guys, I discovered this new brand, (UTA) Under Tone Audio, making a replica of the legendary Fairchild 670. here is the...

BT Mastering
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Tadaki 2 days ago
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Instead of "perfectly flat, uncolored" studio monitors like Adams, Focals, Barefoots, etc., it is more common to see...

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Jim Williams 2 days ago
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Lynx Hilo user here. Looking to add some Crane Song goodness to the rig, was curious which setup you would...

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Justin P. 3 days ago
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Sonnox announced that starting tomorrow all plugs are 50% off. So I demoed the upgraded G5 Brick Wall Limiter. I compared it to...

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Hermetech Mastering 3 days ago
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I'm in the market for a Vari Mu. I'm interested to know if anyone has had the opportunity to demo this unit and A/B it against...

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Deckdaddy 3 days ago
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Hi folks! thats my first topic, can you believe it?? I know these two converters are not "top notch" ultra high...

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honjr 3 days ago
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Cue Zephyr 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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Ardis 4 days ago
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TLDR: Anamod ATS-1 VS FATSO files. Been wanting to do something like this for a while now. Its 3 am and I have insomnia...

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Giuseppe Zaccaria 4 days ago
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seems like no matter how many new limiter or maximizers come out nothing can beat L3. whenever I try / demo any other plugin...

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bmanic 4 days ago
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Have been asked to sit on a panel to discuss MQA Oct 7th. Please help me out with links to any info pro or con that would add...

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lucey 4 days ago
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L3-LL / L3: Ultramaximizer vs Multimaximizer. I read both some say they are both multiband but only multi allows user control...

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TS-12 5 days ago
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merging have a interesting new converter, the "little brother" of horus - hapi Merging Technologies | Hapi Mic Pre...

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Doc Mixwell 5 days ago
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Hi, I experience noise: a high pitched note in my converter, and would like to ask if you had this issue, how you solved it? I...

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Ruairi 5 days ago
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So right after Christmas, Chris (who lives 5 minutes from me) calls and says he has a new optical bus comp he wants me to listen...

Bob Boyd
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Hendyamps 6 days ago
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So I'm currently in the process of mastering my EP in ableton live and an important question came to mind. Where should i put my...

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SmoothTone 1 week ago
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there are different tilt-eq-plugins, and if the curves are comparable, they should sound similar - but they don't do IMHO. also...

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JLaPointe 1 week ago
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What is the best way to equalize these vocals, meaning the are the same in loudness and one doesn’t seem to far apart from the...

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Waltz Mastering 1 week ago
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Hey everybody my Neve Portico II MBP arrived today, and I’m very pleased. So today I had a lot of time to play with this bad...

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dhiltonlittle 1 week ago
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Does anyone have experience with how the newer upgraded Lynx Aurora (n) line of converters stacks up against the Mytek Digital...

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esencia 1 week ago
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Something new from FCS Based on the P4DMS but made into a ganged stereo mastering unit utilizing a new main board layout. >...

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RogerFoote 1 week ago
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I posted a thread over in hi end about a pair of speakers that came in for evaluation three weeks ago that I ended up...

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mensink 1 week ago
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Hello there! I'm a music producer / sound engineer, I think I can handle my mixes well and I've had great feedback on them...

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Greg Reierson 1 week ago
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Did a search and could not find the answer I am using Quattro software for making DDPs what are the illegal characters in...

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Jerry Tubb 1 week ago
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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 1 week ago
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Aah the good old monitor controller dilemma. The feature set of both Crookwood (C1-4AX) and Imperium (2u) is quite different, so...

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2400audio 1 week ago
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Hey all, Just got one of these a few weeks ago, have it strapped after my ltd2s as a finishing eq and gotta say its pretty...

Will Broduer
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nomatic 1 week ago
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can you recognize this software : ...

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mastertone 1 week ago
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Hey guys Just fooling around with the new FabFilter Pro-L 2. Here are some of my findings and I'd love for other people to...

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Presocratic 1 week ago
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Hi, I have just downloaded and installed the new free plug in from Elysia, It is the Niveau Filter section from the mpressor....

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SmoothTone 1 week ago
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I'm dreaming right now... DMG Equilibrium on a DSP card (like UAD) + Hardware controller (like this YouTube ) = Heaven :)...

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01010110 1 week ago
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Here we go again. I’ve sent a project to another guy to mix. He mixes into a buss comp on his master fader, and follows...

Dave Polich
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clearwave 1 week ago


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