Mastering includes combination of EQ, Multiband Compression, Stereo Imaging, and Limiting using either analogue or digital UAD equipment. We have an extensive range of analogue including a Fairchilld 670 MK-II, Shadow Hills, GML, Charter Oak, SSL, amongst others to give added warmth to the mix if required to get your tracks radio friendly and commercially ready
A full equipment list of can be found here.
Masters can be done remotely as we can send you digital link to the mastered WAV’s or we can arrange for a time for you to come on sit in with session.
Before we master we always have a consultation with the client so we can reference masters to tracks that are currently released that the client likes. We can also give advice on how to present the pre masters to us so we can master the tracks the best way possible.
For commercial releases we can also create Red Book CD’s and DDP images with CD text, ISRC and EAN/UPC.
We have mastered for all types of genres and a range of artists, labels and all types of including LaFontaines, Joe Zero (Victim and Androids), Dan Rees (Beatphreak), Syd.31 (Analogue Trash), M.A.X (Black Butter) amongst many more. See our showreel for examples