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Click here! Tony Maserati

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Jules 27th February 2009
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Tony Maserati MIX DISCOGRAPHY BRITNEY SPEARS Ooh Ooh Baby JIVE (Blackout LP...

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Jules 25th February 2009
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Hi Tony - I've enjoyed tons of your work - espc. with the Black Eyed Peas. As someone who started out engineering/tracking and...

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Tony Maserati 14th March 2009
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Are there any indispensable hardware boxes that you feel you HAVE to have in order to deliver your usual quality in a mix? Some...

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Tony Maserati 14th March 2009
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Hello Tony, first of all thank you so much for sharing with us a bit of your immense knowledge... abduction I wanted to ask you,...

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Tony Maserati 14th March 2009
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One quality that time and again strikes me with your mixes is how well the vocals sit in the track. Do you have any typical...

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Tony Maserati 14th March 2009
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Hi Tony! As a student of Berklee's MP&E program, I'm curious how you (as both an engineer and a Berklee grad) take to...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hey Tony, I noticed you said "When creating reverb sounds, you should be able to see the walls of the room in your...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hi, Mr Maserati! I've got a question about the hat and how it influences the way you mix, surely it must have an impact on the...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hey. Love your work. Christina Get mine you get yours was LOVELY. Anyways, I am on a budget here and about to build my own...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hey Tony, Love your mixes on My Life and TP-2. I just love the sound of 90's R&B. Can you explain how you route your...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hi Tony! Thanks for making song like Survior sounding as good as it does, I love it. I was wondering about distortion and...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Hi Tony, when you were demonstrating your plugins I noticed that the volume was fairly low. Certainly not in the range of 83 db...

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Tony Maserati 12th March 2009
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Tony, Your story about the "One More Chance" record was amazing. You stated you spent 2 weeks mixing the record,...

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Tony Maserati 10th March 2009
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What frequencies, if any, on the lower and higher register do you filter out? Do you prefer gradual slope out or Abrupt outs at...

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Tony Maserati 10th March 2009
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Hi Tony thanks for taking the time to answer. What Outboard or and Plugin would you consider "MUST HAVE" for you when...

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mdjice 9th March 2009
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Hey Tony! Thanks for coming here and sharing your wealth of knowledge with us! I consider you one of the most tasteful mixers...

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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Hey Tony! mad respect by the way. For Rap, R & B, Pop etc. What are your go to vocal chains?

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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Hi Mr. Maserati, thank you for taking the time to be with us. I'd like to know your thoughts on how you perceive your work as a...

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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Tony, So many recording artists it seems now, regardless of their career status, are recording some tracks at home or in...

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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Hi Tony Great to have you here, excellent answers. I´d like know when you are mixing do you ever find yourself...

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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. Hey Tony. It's obviously an honor for us to have you here at Gearslutz, so thanks for stopping by our neck of the...

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Tony Maserati 9th March 2009
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when you aproach a mix do you use reverb on rap lead vocals or do you keep it dry and whats a good starting settings to use on...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Rumor has it that you rely heavily on that small, built-in speaker the Studer 2-tracks have for setting vocal levels. Any truth...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Hi Tony, How does mastering influence your finished product? When you send out a finished mix, are you leaving room for the...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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how important, to you, is the 200 hz region with bass? to mean it sounds so much better when i cut it. anywhere between 180...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Hi Tony, I'm interested in how you got into engineering (had a quick google but couldn't find anything).. I'm also intrigued...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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All the pro mixers seem to emphasize riding group and individual track levels throughout an entire song to maximize every element...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Hi Tony, I read an interesting interview in Mix magazine where you mentioned your technique of splitting the signal of...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Hi Tony, thanks for your time and for sharing your knowledge! What is your Monitor system and how is the setup ? and do you...

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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Do you think the internet has cursed the music industry? Do you think it will get better or worse? Thanks!

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Tony Maserati 8th March 2009
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So how many channels of D/A are you runnning out of Protools? 48? Thanks!

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Tony Maserati 7th March 2009
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Hi Tony, "long time listener/first time caller". Congratulations on your own plugin pack by Waves! Could you talk a...

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wildpark 6th March 2009
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Hi Tony, Great to have you hear. From one of your other posts it seems you are mixing in a "hybrid" way - doing...

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Tony Maserati 6th March 2009
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Hi Tony, As an indie producer, I was wondering if you can enlighten us on whether someone like you mixes indie records? ...

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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Like to get your opinion on best mic to use on a vocalist? Or your suggestions where to track drums and what engineer to...

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Jules 5th March 2009
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Hi, Tony! Thanks for sharing & spending time here! I'm amazed with Jason Mraz vocal sound. The compression effect sounds so...

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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give us one example of an unforgettable moment in the studio, pls:)

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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This questions is about the order of mixing and prioritizing in the mix. Do you work exclusively on the vocal in the beginning...

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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Hi Tony. Could you give us a run down of the gear you use please? Also your key "can't live without them" plug-ins....

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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Hi Tony, Massive Respect.... What tricks do you employ to get a lead vocal to jump out the speakers in a mix? What is your...

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Tony Maserati 5th March 2009
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Tony This is Ben H. Allen. I was an assistant, long ago, on some Puffy sessions in the Bahamas that you were on as well. We...

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Tony Maserati 3rd March 2009
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Tony, Does it seem like the trend nowadays is leaning toward studios that are outfitted with vintage/tube/analog gear or are...

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Tony Maserati 3rd March 2009
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Hey Tony : I really appreciate your taking time to share your thoughts and techniques. Many thanks. My question is...

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Tony Maserati 3rd March 2009
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hello tony, major props for maintaining your career after all these years. you have managed to embrace the digital format better...

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Tony Maserati 3rd March 2009
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Where do you stand on it's use, how often do you use it, and how much of an aid is it in your work now?

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climber 2nd March 2009
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hey tony, Could you tell us the route you took to getting where you are today?

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rhythmtech 28th February 2009
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Hi Tony, Great to have you here, dig your work. kfhkh How much of your work is done out of your own Una Volta studio ? Do...

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Tony Maserati 28th February 2009
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how much of what is tracked does not get used in a mix?

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Tony Maserati 28th February 2009
 
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