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Any ideas? I listened to it online....maybe it wasn't in stereo?

23449
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23449 29th April 2009
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I'm noticing that since i got my 550m's, some of the time the bottoms of my captured wave forms are chopped off, or the top peaks...

twwalsh
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twwalsh 29th April 2009
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Hello Lips users, I'm a happy owner, since last Christmas, of Lipinski 707 + Velodyne DD10. It's been a few months I'm tuning my...

Swell
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Waltz Mastering 29th April 2009
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when I´m tracking songs I try to have my masterfader showing -12 to -18dbfs. (recorded in 44.1khz and 24bit) But sometimes I...

xgabrielx
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xgabrielx 28th April 2009
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dear slutz after all these years working on an high end garbage dump i finaly reached the point of hopefully no...

AUDIOBOMBER
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AUDIOBOMBER 28th April 2009
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Any thoughts? What are the pros/cons of the different ones. Any preferences for a 2 track editor that does redbook on the mac? ...

KJandKT
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jasond1 28th April 2009
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I suppose the logical answer is NOT to: Leave it to a mastering engineer to sort out?

kozlikha
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Scott Cairns 28th April 2009
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Assume: (A) you are receiving mixes at 44.1/24 for mastering and (B) you will be mastering entirely “in the box”. Do you...

wildplum
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domokunrox 28th April 2009
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When pushing high level into the A/D, why is the distortion easier to notice by listening to the out of phase (difference) signal...

Ben F
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dave-G 27th April 2009
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Obviously this is a useless and lost technology...but I'm wondering if there are any ME's out there who can explain the mastering...

wheatus
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dave-G 27th April 2009
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Hi i have been hanging around in the dark here for a while mainly reading and the stuff i picked up is pretty usefull stuff so i...

complex
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Apostolos Siopis 27th April 2009
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I'm doing a final mix session for a documentary and was curious if anyone knows what the delivery specs are for such a project? I...

arudius
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dave-G 27th April 2009
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From initially listening to a mix, when you're figuring out how you're going to approach the mastering chain. What are some key...

ONDRAY
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ONDRAY 27th April 2009
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What RMS ballpark is ideal for you to work with? What should the hottest peak be?

joeydego
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Mo Facta 27th April 2009
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I like to know if there are a lot of request for mastering on DSD format 2 track or DSD Surround? what's your choice ? Tascam...

JVFM
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Cellotron 27th April 2009
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does anyone here have any experience duplicating Cassette tapes, spefically interested in the hardware? Say what you want about...

Joe_caithness
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Greg Reierson 26th April 2009
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Hello, I have a project I just mastered and I would like to hear some opinions on the mastering job done. I have sent some stuff...

synap2012
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It'sJoeAgain 26th April 2009
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Hi, What are the differences between mixing tools like compressors, EQs, etc. and mastering tools of the same nature? Why do I...

yairhol
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Waltz Mastering 26th April 2009
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Been advised to get RME Fireface 400, when recommending please use similar price range. Main purpose: Mixing & Mastering...

kozlikha
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Mo Facta 26th April 2009
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New user, longtime lurker. I'm a huge fan of the broad knowledge base here on GS. That being said, I did a a few searches using...

328Brady
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Mo Facta 26th April 2009
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Hi guys, I have a Drawmer 241 XLR that I would like to use with my TL Audio EQ2. The TL is a 2 channel preamp/EQ with an...

KJandKT
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balanceman 26th April 2009
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OK, here's my latest challenge. I have 3 songs I need to mix and master. They are presently on a 2 inch 24 track tape from around...

fader8
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fader8 26th April 2009
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he is correct to mastering during the mixing and thus to cause that the mix is not so crude ? , there am read in some forum that...

deltaforce
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reggiesears 26th April 2009
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Hi everybody I have couple of questions regarding tape use in general . I am using the 2 track 1/4" Studer A-80 with sm...

bass man
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wado1942 25th April 2009
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Hello everyone, I am new to mastering,and also to mixing and recording in general, I have a habit of finishing a mix, and then...

ianbryn11
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SurveillanceP 25th April 2009
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I attended a presentation recently by a manufacturer of mastering software. There was one slide on internet mastering....

danika
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Jesse Graffam 24th April 2009
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I'm wasting my life with Sonic, I have clicks on playback then no clicks when I play the same section again. It crashes all the...

streaky
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Table Of Tone 24th April 2009
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If I ultimately have to get a 24 bit master to mp3/aac for online distribution should I dither down to 16 bit first and than...

aleatoric
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aleatoric 24th April 2009
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I've been hit with a hissy situation. I have an album that's full of it and full of hi airy synths too. So what's the best way to...

ONDRAY
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ONDRAY 24th April 2009
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while doing some testing on my smc2b, i zoomed in a bit on what i already noticed: it's quite noisy. well, at least mine is. the...

pmx
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24-96 Mastering 24th April 2009
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Hello, can anyone explain the main purpose of source/destination edit in SB or Sequoia? How exactly does it work (other than...

omnia
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Greg Reierson 24th April 2009
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Hi guys! I'm currently doing a dissertation on the loudness war vs classical music and wondered if I could borrow your...

fakiekid
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Rappinghood 23rd April 2009
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There is a recent thread speaking about noise on the SMC compressor. Got me thinking how much noise is acceptable to you: 1 -...

Torg
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danika 23rd April 2009
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OK I have a Quicktime Video with a Stereo Mix on it. I have a 5.1 Mix Wav files as well as a 5.1 AC3 file. I have Toast 9, Apple...

hipass
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24-96 Mastering 23rd April 2009
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SSL type comps (SSL, Smart, Danfield, etc.), Tube tech CL1B's, API 2500, EL Distressors, EL Fatso, others? What are you guys...

Joemamma
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Delta Heavy 22nd April 2009
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I have an AMEK 9098 DMA (Neve designed), which has great M-S and Stereo Width controls. Most of my clients produce solely ITB,...

formlabs
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pmx 22nd April 2009
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Hey guys, Is it better to create the final master of your album with something like an Alesis for Redbook or to do it from an...

KJandKT
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Crash 22nd April 2009
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Perhaps someone can explain... Often when mixing I throw in a bunch of reference tracks from various CDs to compare to what...

johngoodmanson
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johngoodmanson 22nd April 2009
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I read a lot of articles on engineers and sometimes they'll go into detail and say something like "i added 14 db of gain on...

1ManBand
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Benmrx 22nd April 2009
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Does anybody take pics of their settings rather than use detented pots? Is this a real PITA or is it a viable way to operate for...

Synthnerd
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dodgeaspen 22nd April 2009
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Hello, I have to master some tracks with high noise/hiss. Which could I use to reduce it? thank you

S75
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dave-G 22nd April 2009
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Visited a few websites and i came across poster claiming he got better results removing clicks with the files reversed than...

Hane
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Hane 21st April 2009
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Hello all, I'm wanting to set up a computer in my living room to cross check masters on my home theater system. I'd like to get...

wado1942
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wado1942 21st April 2009
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The L2 is last in my mastering chain. Not taking any on the music really. Should I set quantize to 16 on it if i'm in 24 now and...

fixitinthemix
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dhiltonlittle 21st April 2009
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Hi, Have bought the vulture a week now and tried it on various types of tracks and at the moment i'm still undecided? it...

Crizdee
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Crizdee 21st April 2009
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First impression after listening: No lines on the Horizon, is that the mastering was done as it should. And it is not always the...

la grange
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narcoman 21st April 2009
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I've had a few of these lately, especially on albums with remixes. The sort of mixes that make you check if your equipment is...

Ben F
replies: 13 views: 1,160
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justinhart 21st April 2009
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Hi mastering engineers, Was wondering, whats the least you've done to a single track to get it to the customers...

clivek
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Jesse Graffam 21st April 2009
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Hey guys, Im new to Mastering and need some opinions on how to Pre Master a mix. I am mixing a Project in Pro Tools. Im...

Vanman4254
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Vanman4254 20th April 2009
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Just wanted to know the going rate for quality mastering. I'm talking about a dedicated mastering facility with dedicated...

Mulmany
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lucey 20th April 2009

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