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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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mastermat 8 hours 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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There's a lot of confusion about what sample rate to use for YouTube. YouTube's own guidelines for music videos Bit depth: 24...

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TaraGold 47 minutes 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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ampar 1 hour ago
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Every day i see mastering studio of analog hardware but i never see mastering studio specialized for ITB Mastering. I make...

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Jacklove 1 hour ago
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i know only my requirements can answer this question but still i want to know the thought of professionals here . I am young...

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Jacklove 1 hour ago
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Hey! To be honest I'm not sure if this is the right place to post this but I need help regarding easy and effective methods of...

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Haider 5 hours ago
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Anyone have experience with either or (ideally) both of these units that you can share? There are a few opinions on the Museq in...

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hool15 7 hours ago
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Hey fellow Mastering Engineer, here's something new for you :) 1951 Mastering...

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AudiotalesDesign 23 hours ago
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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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JSchlomo 1 day ago
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i am coming from ITB from last 6 years and now time has come to step in into the analogue world ! so i mainly USED UAD plugins...

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teebaum 1 day ago
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Brand new Converter from RME: It seems they tried to build the absolute best...

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Melgueil 1 day ago
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Been looking at the Elysia Museq. It's discrete and has a linear power supply. Anyone taken it for a test drive? Just curious

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drockfresh 1 day ago
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As of late, I've been doing a whole lot of demoing various high-end monitors, working in different rooms, changing acoutical...

Victor Lazlo
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DAH 1 day 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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Jerry Tubb 2 days ago
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So the scenario is a track from a studio recorded in the seventies. We cannot find any other versions of the mix. So I suspect...

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Jerry Tubb 2 days ago
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After seeing a handful of people using it in WUMPs and posting videos about it, I got curious. It (vaguely) makes sense to me...

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Jerry Tubb 2 days 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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bcgood 2 days ago
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i'm still looking for an 500-rack-eq that can give me a little freshness in the presence range, 2-3 frequencies around 2 - 5kHz,...

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the fxs 2 days ago
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I am buying for mixing and mastering purpose so i am coming into the analogue world so i have searching alot on this and first i...

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Jacklove 3 days 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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Benoit D 4 days ago
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irrespective of price, has anyone had the pleasure of comparing these both side by side?

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duende 5 days ago
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At the moment I am having this simple mastering chain: NEVE 8803 EQ -> SSL Bus comp (x-rack) -> Bettermaker...

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duende 5 days ago
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Hello all. I'm hoping someone can point me in the right direction. When I listen to my song it sounds ok in most playback...

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mrjusting2 5 days ago
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Hi, i did hear the files in the compressor comparison thread. somehow i thougt the tubecore sounded more open in the highs and a...

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klangfaerber 5 days ago
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The Challengers: MAAT thEQorange DMGAudio Equilibrium FabFilter Pro-Q 3 Flux EpureV3-x64 UAD Massenburg MDWEQ5-5B Sonnox Oxford...

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AlexPicciafuochi 6 days ago
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Hi all, Is there any highend software plugin for adding that "authentic" tape compression? Thanks! Rob

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Naindurth 6 days ago
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Sorry for the cross-post -- I need to transfer several DA-88 tapes recorded back in the early 90s (I think), as well as a...

Jeff Willens
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Jeff Willens 6 days ago
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Beyr 6 days ago
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Hi folks, I've been a bit lazy about checking out the latest plugins for the last couple of years. Anyone got any...

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Uncovered Pitch 1 week ago
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Anyone tried this yet? Looks great, especially the new HPF frequencies combined...

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chaosium 1 week ago
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Hi I am interested in know the difference between these great equalizers, maybe there isn`t anybody that test both, but I would...

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ampar 1 week ago
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Hi everyone, I'm currently looking to try something else other than Unisum compressor for mastering. I've been looking at a...

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AudioKemestry 1 week ago
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I am restoring a few old albums for CD release. A problem has developed with my TC Powercore Restoration Suite when I De-click. ...

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Joe_caithness 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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seby 1 week ago
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There is something I've noticed about good mastering, I don't quite have the language for it, but it is that it almost sounds...

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nohay 1 week ago
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(Not specifically a mastering query as such but figured users of the Soundscape DAW stuff could more likely still be active in...

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graph 1 week ago
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If mastering an album that is planned for digital download and streaming but the client may possibly want a CD release at a later...

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dogoftears 1 week ago
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This may take a few rounds to ask the question properly. Lets say there is a signal chain from zeros an ones to our...

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moostapha 1 week ago
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Odd situation. My artist registered and received ISRC codes that I will be embedding. One of the song titles is not correct in...

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Riccardo 1 week ago
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Always found this box interesting but never used one. Seems to be an "all in one" solution, which makes me slightly...

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X-Pand Sound Mastering 2 weeks ago
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Hey everyone, as the title suggests, i am considering my options I have good monitors and acoustics, i master music with...

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ampar 2 weeks ago
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Just took Streaky's 3 Step Mastering Tutorial for a laugh. It lasted roughly an hour and he spent maybe 20 minutes on his 3...

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RADOXIUM 2 weeks ago
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Just saw this intriguing photo on Facebook. Come on then, Jakob, what's the...

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Kuka Morales 2 weeks ago
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Ok, we've had the STC-8 tips n tricks thread, which I found pretty interesting, especially for such a "deep" box. So...

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nick b 2 weeks ago
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I had a few requests to list my soundBlade “capture” steps, so i made this long tedious list. I’ve done this many thousands...

Jerry Tubb
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Jerry Tubb 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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6ARP 2 weeks ago
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I master songs for -14 LUFS as required for Apple Music, Spotify, Youtube etc. noticed that all major music releases on youtube...

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Philbo King 2 weeks 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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Iharrison 2 weeks ago
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Hi folks, Anyone got or used a HCL Thermos? From what I gather it's a 4 band parametric mastering EQ based on the Barry Porter...

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AB3 2 weeks ago
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51dB audio berlin builds an eq to my...

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Ghost Cable 2 weeks ago
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Hey guys! Just want to know if some of you are using those ? I plan to go out of the box, and they look like really great...

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ampar 2 weeks ago