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Edit, October 11, 2021: This post has been updated with more current information. Below I am sharing something that I send to...

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The_Phoenix_2018 1 week ago
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Files here:!InggRS4K!ztYVoN9G7H46yqF7TBYlOw]Mastering Compressor Comparison The compressors include: ADT...

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M2E 6th June 2022
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Dear friends and colleagues, it's with great sadness that I have to inform you my studio has been burgled, here in Los...

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Thor 14th April 2022
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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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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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rainergem 30 minutes ago
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Hi, Feel a little silly asking this question considering the MM-1 is supposed to be so easy and simple to use. But I've always...

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duende 3 hours ago
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FWIW This was in my inbox this morning These guys are plugin sellers (The Plug-in-Alliance) and...

Thomas W. Bethe
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darkalex 4 hours ago
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Hi all, I'm looking for the term used to describe this phenomenon—the EQ (or compressor, other plug-in or hardware) is...

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Jerry Tubb 5 hours ago
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I'm surprised that there hasn't been a thread made about this. Let me know if one of you gets your hands on one.....

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polybonk 10 hours ago
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Hello What kind of mastering plug-ins / technologies are you still missing in 2022? Almost everything was invented and...

Eplex7 DSP
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melopie 11 hours ago
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Hey all I've very recently had to retire a very long serving windows machine due to technical issues, and I've currently...

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Unnamed 12 hours ago
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Hi, Sometimes these esses that sounds like paper'ish fragmented smearing occurs either when using a de-esser or just appears on...

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Ruairi 1 day ago
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Since the Mastering Lab closed its door who picked up the slack? Eric Boulanger founded The Bakery and he trained under Doug...

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Ruairi 1 day ago
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Can I mix 2 different a/d converters when summing? I have 8 of one kind and 8 of another. To equal 16 channels . A radar classic...

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OTRM 1 day ago
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I was just about to transfer a beautiful new 1/2" set of master tapes when I discovered some serious problems with the tones...

bob katz
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mahasandi 2 days ago
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How do you guys deal with fades. Say a fade out of a song is perfect pre master (mixed) but once sent through the analog chain...

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Trakworx 2 days ago
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Hi, im hoping to get som light or clarity on an issue im having. I know its a Mastering Forum ( I do Master) but I was having...

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sheriff 2 days ago
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An AE friend of mine recently attended a mastering session with Ted Jensen. The music was Hard Rock. The mastered tracks are...

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TaySensei 2 days ago
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I have been struggling with this topic for a few days and decided to seek advice. The question is probably simple. Do I always...

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rovergear 2 days ago
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I'm on the hunt for a particular compressor sound in plugin form, thought i'd outsource it to the hive mind. It's like a...

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Scragend 2 days ago
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So I have been searching for some new limiters so I can have a variety to select for different tracks. I've been doing...

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imhungry 3 days ago
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well any news and price info on this item ..... it would be a nice option next to my console .... would love to go parallel...

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ionian 4 days ago
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51dB audio berlin builds an eq to my...

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peter sikking 4 days ago
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Hi all, We are preparing to launch our first offering in the new Mastering Suite Editions units, the 1ru Stereo Germanium...

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robobob 5 days ago
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I'm mastering a client's album, only because he can't afford to pay for professional mastering. I'm getting a nice sounding end...

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blayz2002 6 days ago
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Forum friends, So here we are in 2023; in August it'll be 28 years since I started with version 2 of the SADiE digital audio...

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Jerry Tubb 6 days ago
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How do you convince your clients to listen to their audio files before sending to mastering? This is happening to me too often...

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Jerry Tubb 6 days ago
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I am getting more and more songs that have been "pre mastered" by the recording/mixing engineer. It is hard enough to...

Thomas W. Bethe
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newguy1 1 week ago
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Hi Folk! I'm using a cranesong Hedd quantum right now, but I would like to have 8 channels. I'm looking for a...

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Plush 1 week ago
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Hi, I am actually using an Antelope Orion Synergy Core as an audio interface connected to an iMac via thunderbolt. I just bought...

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jdsbleedo 1 week ago
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Well this should be quite interesting :heh: Instagram

X-Pand Sound Mastering
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MRSEED 1 week ago
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Just saw this intriguing photo on Facebook. Come on then, Jakob, what's the...

Hippocratic Mastering
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gyraf 1 week ago
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Does anyone use this compressor? It seems like a mystery unit... very little about it here and no good demo vids on Youtube....

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nohay 1 week ago
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On the hunt for a stepped (ie. recallable) tube/colour eq to compliment a Porter Grinder and an EQ6S, ideally for close to £3k...

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teebaum 1 week ago
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I'll start with a standard GS disclaimer: I don't get anything for this. I've just been a beta tester and this thing is...

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rovergear 1 week ago
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Been receiving a lot of these lately. I’ll typically start with a series of high frequency limiters so it’s not painful...

nick b
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traumerei1838 1 week ago
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Who do you like for cutting lacquers these days? I just learned that the person we used for many years — the amazing Ian...

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6ARP 1 week ago
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I was just playing some R&B songs from a playlist on Spotify (with the normalisation feature turned off) and Youtube Music...

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Carl Freeland 1 week ago
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Hi Guys I bought a Prism Lyra 2 I want to try out the method of clipping the converter. Do I need an outboard piece of...

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dfghdhr 1 week ago
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hello friends, I have a question... I'm thinking of buying a Prims Lyra2 to focus on mastering, little by little I want to add...

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dfghdhr 1 week ago
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Hi,  I am in search of formant frequency ranges for Urdu language vowels. Is there any reliable paper or link available...

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Haider 1 week ago
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Looks good. From Justin_P on the Wavelab forum... I always deliver EP and album masters for approval in two formats. ...

Thomas W. Bethe
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Ruairi 1 week ago
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What are your techniques for increasing the density of your tracks (prior to any clipping/limiting), and, how do you go about...

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DAH 1 week ago
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Gyraf G23


Thought I would start a thread here in the mastering forum on this EQ. This is a concept that I must admit I am very excited...

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brhoward 1 week ago
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Amusing video about record production: But imagine trying to work with a monitor...

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Thomas W. Bethe 1 week ago
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The last threads derailed into build quality discussions and its been out enough that it must have some users around. Anyone...

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the fxs 1 week ago
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Seeking input from those who have used both unit’s HPFs and LPFs. I love the Bax’s ability to gracefully limit the...

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drumsandcymbals8 1 week ago
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Has anyone found use for one of these equalizers on the mix? Someone is selling a 4001 series and a 4300 series locally. I know...

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HansMues 2 weeks ago
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Hey there, Has anyone had a play with the Tokyo Dawn DeEdger? I just used it on a project where the vocalist had used 2...

Channel time
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teebaum 2 weeks ago
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Brand new Converter from RME: It seems they tried to build the absolute best...

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Joe_caithness 2 weeks 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 weeks ago
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DBC-M Mastering Grade Audio Compressor - Buzz Audio Do you like? It's quite ugly but after searching again and again for a...

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lowland 2 weeks ago
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Not wishing to highjack the Pyramix thread, which got me a-thinking........ What features would you like to see in your perfect...

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Ruairi 2 weeks ago
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This shows a fancy side-view of a forthcoming product. We've been working intensely on it, now for two years. Thought you guys...

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misjah 2 weeks ago