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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 4 weeks ago
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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 have the Trinnov Optimizer MC on test at the moment. Trinnov Audio Very interesting box. Very deep. Seems to do amazing...

Darius van H
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soundgeneration 1 hour ago
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Hi :) Was hoping I can get an opinion or two or more from some MEs here, on whether or not anyone feels there is too much low...

Jeff Hayat
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bcgood 4 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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ckett 6 hours 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 7 hours ago
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this one had to be started sooner or later :cop: So what is the best speaker cable? I am not talking about XLR's here. But...

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u87allen 8 hours 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 11 hours ago
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What other EQ’s has as soft and pleasing mids as the Manley MP ? I’m looking for an EQ to complement the MP for this task,...

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lowland 12 hours ago
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Hi guys, I'm tired of having to open all my meters plugins every time I need to check where I am, so I'd like to get...

E Artsy Moods
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Thomas W. Bethe 15 hours ago
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I can't find the info online. If I remember correctly my first encounter with the plugin was around 1997-98 but I think the...

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Bob Olhsson 1 day 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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Slug1 1 day ago
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I am a self taught mastering engineer (arent we all!) And ive done countless masters, the one thing i cant find a resource on is...

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Justin P. 1 day 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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Sargon 1 day ago
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Morning/afternoon/evening kfhkh I've searched the forum but most answers are from years ago and things have changed a fair bit...

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TEEspresso 1 day ago
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Hi I am just curious can I rely on device like match eq.Would you recomend this plugin for "bedroom producer"who wants...

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SmoothTone 1 day ago
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I get a lot of PMs and FB messages asking an opinion on this or that. If anyone has a specific mastering or production ? for me...

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lucey 2 days ago
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This is what im looking since few days when we installed them.. Impressive detail. Impressive image. Impressive...

Giuseppe Zaccaria
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midmost 2 days ago
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After seeing jamiepeters' Weiss Mastering Console resurrected, and salivating all over it, I wondered how many MEs are using a...

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Magnus Lindberg 2 days ago
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Hi everyone, I was trying to figure out the difference between Proportional and Peak bell filters of the EQ module within Ozone...

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Red Black 3 days ago
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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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tedmanzie 3 days ago
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Hello all, it's been a while. This is from my own 16mm film collection and shows how 2x similar sound sources interfere with...

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macc 3 days ago
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I follow up the Massive pasive Tricks? What about Cranesong STC 8 tricks? Any favorite Preset settings? Do you use the V modes...

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Glenn Bucci 3 days ago
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Hey everyone, I'm getting ready to send my first album off to mastering this weekend and the plan is to get it released on a...

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kirkelein 3 days ago
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Hi guys, I've finally come to the point where I would like to get my first track mastered. Till now I've done it all myself so...

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SmoothTone 3 days ago
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CD-Burn.DDP.Master | HOFA-Plugins woah, talk about upping your game! Looks like they are moving into the full mastering...

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horseface 3 days ago
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I am trying to decide between the Dangerous Convert-2 and the Crane Song Solaris. I see lately that the Dangerous Convert-2 is...

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frenzy 3 days ago
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Hi all, I have noticed that (at least for me), the easiest songs to master are the ones that are mixed dark and still have...

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DBarbarulo 3 days ago
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Ozone 8


Hasn't been mentioned here, because the upgrade policy etc are just a bloodbath. But really good processing. Spectral shaper...

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MogwaiBoy 4 days ago
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Has anybody had the chance to work properly coupling using the limiter preset among these two machines? Recently I bought a...

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dhiltonlittle 5 days ago
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Looking for feedback on the Gyraf Audio Gyratec XIV eq and any nice comments . Can it do extreme pushing or creative eq and...

jachin boaz
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teebaum 5 days ago
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Correct me if I'm wrong, but my current understanding is that Spotify and others who use -14LUFS level matching do some version...

Ain't Nobody
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Saxnscratch 5 days ago
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Has anybody had the chance to compare Pendulum Limiter unit against other plug in Limiters like Fab filter etc...? I like the fab...

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kikedrum 5 days ago
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Any of you guys using Crimson as a limiter and nothing else? I had some interresting results using it, and with Load from...

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nverxion 6 days ago
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Hey, all you mastering gurus, I need some tips here. A client brought me a bunch of songs to master, primarily rap (some...

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seanmccoy 6 days ago
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Kazrog says "Kazrog KClip is the most transparent mastering loudness plugin ever." A strong claim. Anyone tried it?

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Kazrog 6 days 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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JP__ 6 days ago
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Ok, we've had the STC-8 tips n tricks thread, which I found pretty interesting, especially for such a "deep" box. So...

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mastermat 6 days ago
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Hi I wanted to know if there are some monitors which do not tire the ears. E.g made with some new technique like manger...

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dietrich10 1 week ago
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Has anyone here had or have any expirience with their products? I'm interested in their 435 mastering eq and mastering switcher....

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TanTan 1 week 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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John Moran 1 week ago
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I've been looking for an SPL Loudness Maximizer Model 9632 for a while but I can't find one for sale. I know this isn't the...

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the unik 1 week ago
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hi, i'm a mix engineer, it's been just a few months since i started to work with artists. since my clients are indie artists,...

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karibu 1 week ago
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Hello guys, Ive looking for new speakers for mastering, we have now new dsp monitors like Kii Audio and Dutch Dutch 8c but...

Luke Skywalker
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Swift Mastering 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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CrunkThanAMug 1 week ago
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How is everyone lighting their studios? What mistakes have you made and lessons have you learned? I wish I had natural...

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Justin P. 1 week ago
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If you know what the Title means - Then you may be interested to hear that I have decided to sell off ALL of my Harmonia Mundi...

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Constantin 1 week ago
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i all I am looking for the McCurdy Extended Range Audio VU PPM Level Meter ATS-100 schematics and/or manual. I can...

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srs148 1 week ago
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I like to keep as little in line as possible but am currently limited to my single speaker pair for monitoring and my headphone...

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Emanuel23 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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Rev. 1 shown (no trim on front on this pic). Just got mine today, here are my initial thoughts. And a pic of the...

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the unik 1 week ago
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I post this here because Prism Sound Lyra 2 is considered a mastering interface in the magazines and selling sites. Here i...

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ilias 1 week ago


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