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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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Carl Freeland 1 day 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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I don't know why this popped into my YouTube feed but I found the whole thing extremely interesting on multiple levels. Not...

James Lehmann
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timtape 6 minutes ago
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I seem to hear clipping in so many productions these last weeks, I'm starting to wonder if it's my monitors or if these tracks...

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Nordenstam 52 minutes ago
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Ok, let's get this thing fired up again. Before I open the sign-up period for WUMP 3, I just wanted to get a consensus on the...

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SmoothTone 3 hours ago
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I'm currently mixing a few songs for my friend who signed with a record company. I was asked to improve the reference mixes that...

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nyfrequencies 8 hours ago
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Hiya, Sorry if this is a moribund topic by now, I'm just trying to compile a list of techniques that can help clean up mixes,...

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DAH 12 hours ago
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Im looking for a main mastering EQ and am deciding between trying one of these two SPL PQ or Maselec MEA-2 Can anyone with...

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PETERABI 19 hours ago
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Hey slutz! I’m looking to replace Kush Clariphonic MKII, for mastering purposes. Can anything (ITB) replace/surpass/be...

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illsoulprod 19 hours ago
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I would assume at the mastering stage open back headphones are the best choice since they provide more open sound. Which do you...

Glenn Bucci
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David Carlyon 22 hours ago
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Sorry if there's a thread already, I could only find one that ended in 2017. So yeah, show your mastering rig so we can drool...

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shelterr 1 day ago
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Hiya, I sometimes do mastering for ppl, and often I'll get an audio file that was just recorded too hot, with attack...

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Trakworx 1 day ago
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I got off to a rocky start with the Pure2 but I think I may be converted... :lol: First thing I noticed when unpacking the...

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Nickerz 2 days ago
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Brand new Converter from RME: It seems they tried to build the absolute best...

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rtech 2 days ago
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hiya, I've noticed sometimes mixes that sound great on Bryston 4b SST + SCM20s/NS10s and well most speakers sometimes still...

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hilljam 3 days ago
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Hi, I was just recently given a TC 6000 Mastering unit by a friend. It is basically new - only used to mix one album. I know...

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guitar012001 3 days ago
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I've read many times that few people are using mb compression. I am curious as to why? Why is it dangerous territory? To me it...

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deedeeyeah 3 days ago
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The MLA-2 is not my main compressor. But I use it from time to time for certain types of program. I like this instrument for it's...

Tom Meyer
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Jansemann4433 4 days ago
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Hello everyone, I saw there is no topic about this plug-in. I just bought it recently and i use it in conjunction with...

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Shaggy2039 5 days ago
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Hi, I am searching for the best native Vari-Mu emulation (or with a similar glueing without compressing too much behaviour)...

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leckel1996 5 days ago
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I got the following from a long-time Hip Hop client of mine: "I wanted to know if I can book a couple hours of studio...

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MAXX VADA 5 days ago
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Still looking for my perfect eq.(If there is one). Bought and sold Knif Soma. Great eq but added tube color that I didn't need...

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seedubs 5 days ago
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Hey guys, Did anyone try this EQ? It looks something like Gyraf G23. Here is the link to IGS website....

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cmwolf 5 days ago
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As a new member of a presently very small club of owners, I think a thread about this box might be merited. 'What's it...

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Chipirones 6 days ago
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I go to their website and there's no information. No FAQ, no "here's what we so", no cost info, nothing. The only...

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vyedmic 6 days ago
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Some months ago I got a phone call from a guy in the US encouraging me to try a new type of audio processing called FiDef....

Chris Bauer
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Trakworx 6 days ago
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I am trying to prepare some old mixes that was recorded using old digital and cheap gear(Digidesign Session 8, Art pre-amps,...

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James Lehmann 6 days ago
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Does anyone in here know how to move a clip or clips in wavelab pro 11 — not by dragging, but by entering a specific amount of...

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hilljam 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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mrand 1 week ago
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Here's an obscure one for the archivally-minded people in the group: My aunt just passed along to my parents a family...

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Greg Reierson 1 week 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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Quantumphysics 1 week ago
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Hi, I have an SSL Bus+ that I am starting to feel is being outclassed by my other tools in my mix bus chain. I’m coming to the...

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YOHAMI 1 week ago
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I recall reading on GS and elsewhere that humans can't detect LF directionality because the distance between our ears isn't great...

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FabienTDR 1 week ago
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Hey Folks, We all know that BGM’s facility and personnel have been thoroughly discussed here, however, this particular topic...

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yeloocproducer 1 week ago
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hello friends could you please recommend me halfspeed mastering studios in EU enjoy the day

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DAH 1 week ago
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I've had a Pendulum OCL-2 for several years and finally got around to using the side chain insert section. Musician, producer,...

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HiFiYeah 1 week ago
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Has anyone tried this 4 band stereo EQ? If so, what are your thoughts on it? How does it compare to other EQs you've tried?

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ampar 1 week ago
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I'm just gonna leave this here since its the 21st of September 2022.. cooge

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bcgood 1 week ago
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I have a track I'm mastering... the demo I have is a basic master that, let's say, the producer is attached to. The demo...

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Bob Olhsson 1 week ago
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In mastering we are doing a bunch of stuff to bring the mix out a lil better. Why can't the mix be made a little better IN THE...

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Thomas W. Bethe 1 week ago
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So I was watching this and wondering if others are doing the same thing? Looks like he's doing specific sections, but RX also has...

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Stereo Flux 1 week 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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Trakworx 1 week ago
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I couldn't see a thread about the new TDR Slick EQ M in the mastering forum, so thought I would start one. TDR SlickEQ M -...

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disantlor 1 week ago
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Hi, I asked the question to a distributor (Beleive) and did not quite get the answer or details i wanted to know. So i try...

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surflounge 1 week ago
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I am wondering about cable length and quality for my mix bus, where I use a mastering grade converter (HEDD Quantum > EQ >...

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James Lehmann 1 week ago
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Do I need an interface with wordclock ins to try out a single A/D Converter? Or does SPDIF and/or toslink carry the clock?...

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afv 1 week ago
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After using WaveLab Pro daily for the last 8 months, i've got my workflow down. grey matter & muscle memory flyjng along. All...

Jerry Tubb
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moostapha 1 week ago
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I enjoy the videos from the British mastering engineer Streaky - he is a really down to earth geezer and has a great channel on...

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Jerry Tubb 2 weeks ago
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I'm looking at a pair of Titans or the STC for mastering duties.Has anybody tried both or have both? I really like the look of...

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Adam Dempsey 2 weeks ago
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Hi! I'm Playing with my DM comp and wanted to find some good mastering settings. I know.. each song it's different but I find...

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JohnyJoe 2 weeks ago
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Hi, I just wanted to share something I found that helps for mastering your music for Vinyl using Kunaki's Vinyl service. A bit...

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isaactoast 2 weeks ago
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Hey Gearslutz, just wondering what's knocking about in the hardware router/patch switch dept. these days. Something like the...

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graph 2 weeks ago