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Hey guys, Something has been bothering me as a new user of multiband compression.. When I put the Waves C4 onto my master...

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teebaum 1st July 2012
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Hey people! I wanted to get some insight from the geniuses on gearslutz. I just did a mix (r&b song w/live inst.) on a Pro...

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vinlance 1st July 2012
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So I've been reading up on Dithering all morning and I can't find an answer to this scenario. If I am recording, working, and...

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Plugin 30th June 2012
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Hi, so I'm working on a demo master (project will be sent to true ME once a label is secured) and one of the songs, when I run it...

M Mastering
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arnielarsen 29th June 2012
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I wanna ask some info about how to set limiter threshold given a certain max dBu an AD can handle. I have a forssell madc2,...

Richard Akira
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MH 3 29th June 2012
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Sorry if this is waffly or "train out thought" in style. I am essentially working stuff out as I go along, and this...

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Joe_caithness 29th June 2012
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Just wondering, is anyone aware of a master list of stereo signal processors that are fully (or almost fullly) switched or at...

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jslevin 29th June 2012
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Hello there. My band is contemplating getting some vinyls pressed of our forthcoming ep. Ive been in touch with a mastering...

Bedlam Sound
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shmasterer 27th June 2012
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I got this in my email yesterday Dear Starplugs Member! We regret to inform you that The Starplugs Homepage and shop is...

Thomas W. Bethe
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Thomas W. Bethe 27th June 2012
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Hi everyone, First up I'd like to say, this forum is such an amazing place to be, I've been reading and learning from it for...

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nms 27th June 2012
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hey gents, question as in title, is there any reliable and trustworthy solution, similar to paypal ? Do you have any...

Red Mastering
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toutes les étoil 27th June 2012
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PSP BussPressor the sound of classic VCA compression with wide tuning capabilities! Really liking this, has a lot of what I...

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Slug1 26th June 2012
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Heard that track today and was impressed by the deepness of the lows and ultra intimate presence of the sound. Anyone care to...

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Mgr 26th June 2012
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Hey guys, I wondering how you guys usually Master a track. I'm talking ITB Mastering here. Mastering is about to pull up the...

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chiasson 26th June 2012
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I never hesitate to voice my disdain for crappy gear or poor service and I try to make sure I do the same when I receive...

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Twerk 26th June 2012
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Hello Wavelab users , Would like some help/insight on how you fellows go about merging 2 songs together In Wavelab 6 . I have an...

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ARIEL 26th June 2012
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you don't believe it? read the 2nd chapter of Ken Scott's new book Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust

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Bob Olhsson 26th June 2012
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I remember reading in a book about getting rid of DC offset issues using a highpass filter set at around 20 Hz.I can't really...

kevin nowhow
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kevin nowhow 26th June 2012
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I figure this forum is the best one to ask this question (as I notice a lot of you are using TVs as computer monitors). I'm...

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huejahfink 26th June 2012
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Using RX De-Clipper here today with great success a software 'wow' moment for sure. Great tools/massive CPU use in real time even...

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huejahfink 25th June 2012
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Hi folks, I've been messing around at a local professional studio with some plugin limiters last night. I took a mix of one of...

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ttown23 25th June 2012
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Anybody know the best for dubstep preferably.?

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Thor 24th June 2012
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just curious.....for im sure most of you here use Analog tools, but im curious if anyone attempted to use Abbey Road TG Mastering...

bryan k
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sswenk 24th June 2012
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Hi there I recently bought the Sonoris Mastering Compressor, I think it's a brilliant plugin and by far the most transparent...

replies: 9 views: 1,802
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potscrubber 24th June 2012
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Does anyone hear midrange phase-shift when comparing a 24bit to 16bit final mix? My CDs always sound nasal or cold, while 24bit...

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JVFM 24th June 2012
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A friend of mine is looking to add the Mastering 6000 Mk II to his studio. The question we are both looking at is, with today’s...

Tube World
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tanaisfox 22nd June 2012
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Cheers slutz! I'm new to outboard mixing and mastering and just had an idea that could interest some of you... I was...

ygor rajao
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ygor rajao 22nd June 2012
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Any opinions based on experience? TB Barricade from ToneBoosters | Audio Plugins seems to be a very decent limiter compared to...

Sailor Hope
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Alexey Lukin 22nd June 2012
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Hi Gearslutz, I am considering getting a Gyraf Audio Gyratec 10 Vari-Mu compressor for my mastering studio and I have two...

Chris Bauer
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lasso 21st June 2012
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This is more in the context of mix buss compression rather than a mastering context but I still feel it's relevant...but do any...

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Adam Dempsey 21st June 2012
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Hi, I have been doing some careful tests lately with a bunch of limiters. L3 Ultra seems to provide a bit more loudness...

Alécio Costa
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JP__ 20th June 2012
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On the Manley website it says about the Variable MU compressor: "It is one of the very few compressors that has become a...

Chris Bauer
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Trakworx 20th June 2012
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Hi Guys! I'm going to export some mix of an album to a Master Stereo file, sending it to a Mastering Studio to be finalized....

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Joelistics 20th June 2012
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Hi there I'm putting together a new album and using the audio montage window in W7 for the first time. Due to the fact the...

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thehightenor 20th June 2012
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Im reeding since a while about mastering, and little by little im understanding a bit more about the thing... People talk...

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finetuner 20th June 2012
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I thought I'd seen some bad CD's brought in over the years but today I ran into the all-time winner. It was from a choir concert...

Rick Sutton
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Strut78 20th June 2012
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If you had to have one transparent mastering compressor in your studio, which one of these two would you pick the STC-8 or Weiss...

Tube World
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Thor 19th June 2012
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Sometimes I wonder... How anyone could invent CD Audio format being such problematic thing versus the "audio files stored on...

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restpause 19th June 2012
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Hello! I'm remastering a project that will include release formats of CD, vinyl, digital distribution, and MP3s on a thumb...

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ickefes 19th June 2012
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I had a previously mastered song file with a little too much "thump" in low end. I thought I could simply load the...

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Nonlinear 19th June 2012
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These show up so rarely I thought I'd put up a link here to let people know. If you haven't used one of these before, you're...

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Thor 18th June 2012
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Hi, I was wondering if anyone here knows how to send a disc image of a mastered cd to a client so she can burn a cd on her...

replies: 9 views: 1,995
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inlinenl 18th June 2012
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My mixer did a great job on my track which I plan to release commercially. I think the song sounds amazing as it is and I'm not...

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geniusNYC 18th June 2012
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Mono to Stereo Boxes and stereo to Mono boxes any good? Do they work? Whats lost? (Got a mono compressor and Mono eq and was...

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dcollins 18th June 2012
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teebaum 18th June 2012
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Hi Slutz! howdy I don't have a multiband comressor, but I do have 3 different outboard compressors(Orban 414A, Valley-People...

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Zep Dude 18th June 2012
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Hey there guys! here's a tricky one... So recorded, mixed and mastered this jingle for a client about recycling. He loved it...

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CELopez 17th June 2012
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Hi! In mastering classical orchestral music it seems that the 4-point editing (I guess it the same as source/destination...

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Compa 17th June 2012
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hi there i am looking to acquire some gear with the express purpose of mastering a recording that was recorded on tape and mixed...

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Doctor Rockter 17th June 2012
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I was wondering if any of you could inform me as to what mastering speakers would be considered "industry standard". I...

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ORC 16th June 2012


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