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Files here:!InggRS4K!ztYVoN9G7H46yqF7TBYlOw]Mastering Compressor Comparison The compressors include: ADT...

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SmoothTone 1 week ago
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Below I am sharing something that I send to my mastering clients when they inquire about targeting LUFS levels for streaming...

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Sky 25th March 2021
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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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lowland 28th February 2021
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thom wettstein and I have compared a few eq's to each other. next to my eq's knif soma knif eksa gyraf g23-s tube tech...

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AudiotalesDesign 2nd February 2021
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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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Hello eveyone, I just got a Bettermaker Mastering Limiter and I'm having some issues with it that I don't seem to see anywhere...

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braun3000 10 minutes ago
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Morning - I'm approaching a point in the next few months where I should have a collection of songs mixed and ready for...

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whiteaxxxe 38 minutes ago
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I hooked up AFI1 and Mac, everything looks good but the system just couldn't find the device. I have tried MacOS 10.12 and 10.13,...

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yop 5 hours ago
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So let's say you have a stereo file that can't be remixed and the kick is hitting 0.0 dB!! on the True Peak reading, while the...

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Deptronic 10 hours ago
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Hey Fellow Gear Spacers, Let me kick this off by saying I’m not a ME by trade, but I am interested in learning more about...

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Deptronic 12 hours ago
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Hello! what is your favourite Clippper Plugin? Cheers!

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Deptronic 13 hours ago
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...arrived some days ago & i thought i share my impressions w.r.t. mastering. some time ago had my trip through the...

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flipnaut 17 hours ago
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hey there, caused by a discussion with macc, I am doing R&D for a full-function passive mastering EQ, basically building...

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peter sikking 1 day ago
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as no digital tape emulation really satisfies me and i have little experience with hardware tape emulations, i would like to ask...

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Surbitone 1 day ago
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I’d like to add a broad strokes, intuitive end of chain EQ that is both euphonic and versatile. Doing lots of filmscore type...

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Surbitone 1 day ago
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Is someone using it? Why is so quiet about it? 130db of headroom, transparent or transformer input stage..... how is clipp?

Luke Skywalker
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IanBSC 1 day ago
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As someone who masters as part of my regular production, writing, composing -- all with mixing -- work, do you feel that the...

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chazmar 2 days ago
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Bit late to the party but only just noticed the split. It looks like there were differences between the factory that manufactured...

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graphs 2 days ago
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About the "Thermionic Culture: THE KITE" you read here little to nothing (as well as about the "the...

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Vinnie-1 2 days ago
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What’s the principle of working behind any digital volume control knob, the simple ones found on mobile phones, laptops,...

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TomVY 2 days ago
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SSL Fusion


There's a new product by SSL called the Fusion. I got to use it briefly and was pretty impressed with it. I would have liked...

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foamplate 3 days ago
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Hi, I'm looking for a great AES/EBU soundcard to go with my mac pro 5.1 The Lynx AES16 is still the one to get or there's better...

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OTRM 3 days ago
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A few people this last month have said that DB is crapping out badly in random spots on playback. There are no issues after...

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Justin Perkins 4 days ago
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I just did, politely, and I've done it a few times before, though it's very rare for me. I always have mixed feelings about it,...

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Musiclab 4 days ago
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I'm confused. I've read a lot on that topic, and i'm even more confuse. I hope someone here can help me If the final master...

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Edward_Vinatea 4 days ago
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Hey everyone, checking some masters that I just received, I noticed some strange result in my got-to surgical EQs (Fabfiltet...

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JanusRecording 5 days ago
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This processor is pretty old, but as mastering compressor not many reviews, but the rare reviews are veru good. If You have good...

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RobAcid 5 days ago
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No hype thread, but I am really liking the MD4 HD for multiband processing on some tracks. Smoothest recombined LP MB I've...

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RobAcid 5 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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pellefri 5 days ago
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Just waiting for it to arrive today. hittt I needed a Var Mu and this one should go nicely with my Maselec MLA-3. I figured if...

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MrG 5 days ago
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I'm in the midst of deciding between either.. Does anyone have experiences with both?

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I've read the threads on the forums about the Amari and there really isn't any answers about this machine. There's one guy who...

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Does anyone have any experience with this device? There does not seem to be a lot of users, but I really like the design ethos...

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hoop 6 days ago
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Hey everyone - I realise this question may seem super general, but it is in connection with my new AD/DA. In the Antelope Orion...

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Princeton.Verb 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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___GLM___ 1 week ago
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Hi, I'm considering a new eq for my Mix Bus. I rarely Master anymore, but I prefer running a mastering grade eq for various...

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1945MF 1 week ago
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Hello MEs!!! I'm looking for some input on a 2u mastering quality EQ. I have a Neve MBP (love it!!) and a Silver Bullet en...

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Slug1 1 week ago
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Hello. When it comes to macrodynamics, I want to imitate an expensive hardware compressor for mastering with a software...

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deedeeyeah 1 week ago
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Hello! I've heard that many engineers modify the equalizer Focusrite for more response in highs, like some in Sterling, Dave...

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lucey 1 week ago
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Hello, Today, I analyzed compared a couple of non-analog emulated compressors, Ableton's built-in one, and TDR's Kotelnikov,...

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loji 1 week ago
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Does someone know if there is a software / possibility to measure the average stereo width of a track? I want to analyse...

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kludgeaudio 1 week ago
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How do you achieve the hard clipped sound of Hip Hop/Pop without actually making stuff sound "choked", for the lack of...

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Todd Loomis 1 week ago
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I've noticed the LCD-X are quite popular around here so this seemed like the best place to ask. I'm currently using an Apollo...

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Jerry Tubb 1 week ago
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Watching a comparison from Streaky... The official Promo vid from this Master EQ... And listenning to the comparisons from the...

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OTRM 1 week ago
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I am actually having cognitive dissonance about this next post because I want to keep this box a secret weapon but the more...

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Hello everyone! I have the Manley Vari Mu and API 2500 as my analog compressors, I'm happy with them. However, to have...

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StevenLMorgan 1 week ago
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Bettermaker Mastering compressor: How does this sound? Which Vca compressor can we compare to this? I have not found a single...

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teebaum 1 week ago
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iTunes m4a came out 'muddy' not as clean and clear as Amazon MP3 - WHY? The MP3s - to me - sound much better... Jeff Walker...

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MichaelDroste 1 week ago
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The Role of Clipping in Audio Mastering - YouTube Watching that video makes me wondered about what is the real difference...

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Trakworx 1 week ago
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Hi all I am slowly building up a mastering chain and have been very impressed with the Dangerous Convert AD+ I recently...

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

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MRSEED 1 week ago
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Hi , Is it worth buying in 2021 the legendary TC 6000 Native with MD3/4 for mastering? Do you think it's a waste of money as...

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arnoldorodeo 1 week ago
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I'm not a mastering engineer... but I've dabbled. Worked a project as mix engineer and not happy with the results from the...

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Zed999 1 week 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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