PANDEMIC PRICING: SINGLES & ALBUM MASTERING RATES 20% OFF!!! [til 10/31]

Services

Music Mastering

Single Mastering

$40

Per song

SALE: $40/song.
Includes free revisions. Discounts for 3+ tracks.

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All mastered singles include:
  • Personal attention - no automation, no algorithms
  • Analog processing
  • Online access to all of your files
  • Each master provided in multiple formats:
    • MP3 320kbps
    • WAV 44.1kHz/16bit "CD standard" INCLUDED
    • WAV 24bit "hi-res"* INCLUDED
    • WAV 48kHz "video production standard" INCLUDED
    • FLAC lossless INCLUDED
  • Apple Digital Master* INCLUDED
  • ISRC codes INCLUDED
  • embedded metadata
  • embedded cover art (if supplied)
* hi-res 24bit formats require original source to be 24bit or better
Many studios charge extra for these INCLUDED items. Why pay more?
Extra services:
Stem mastering (2-8 stems): $75/Song
Stem mastering (9-16 stems): $100/Song
For stem mastering, please contact us to discuss your project.

Mastering from 1/4" tape: additional $150/reel set-up charge
Please contact me to discuss your project, and check the FAQ page for tape best-practices.

Lathe-cut records: Contact us for options & pricing

EP / Album

Starting at

$160

Based on 4 song EP.
SALE: Additional tracks $32/ea.

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All of our EP/Album projects include:
  • Each song includes everything listed under Singles Mastering
  • CD Mastering - INCLUDED
    • Sequencing, track markers, gap adjustments, overall consistency in volume and tone
    • CD-TEXT / ID3 tagging for all tracks
    • Embedded ISRC codes
    • Standards-compliant DDP (disc description protocol) file ready to send for disc duplication INCLUDED
    • Special player software for DDP preview -- you can even burn your own CDR right from the DDP image
  • USB flash drive containing all of your files INCLUDED
  • Master CD (2 copies)   INCLUDED
Many studios charge extra for these INCLUDED items. Why pay more?
Extra services:
Vinyl pre-masters: $25/side
Cassette masters: $25/side (includes physical tape copy)
Lathe-cut records: Contact us for options & pricing

Audio Transfer / Digitizing

Transfer / Digitizing

Starting at

$20

High quality digital transfer

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Cassette tape transfer: $20 (60min) / $30 (90min) / $40 (120min)


  • Any tape type [Type I Ferric-oxide / Type II CrO2 / Type IV Metal]

DAT transfer: $40 / tape


  • Digital transfer via AES/EBU

Vinyl record transfer: $40 / record


  • High quality digital transfer
  • 45rpm or 33-1/3rpm only
Audio tape transfer incurs a risk of tape damage.
While every precaution is taken to ensure proper tape handling and proper machine maintenence, pre-existing defects, damage, or age can lead to tape breakage. If a tape is already in badly deteriorated condition (including water damage, tape "shedding", tape "stickiness", mold growth) we may decline to work on it and refer you to a tape restoration specialist.

Podcast Mastering

Podcast Mastering

$35

Per Episode

Typical 30-60 minute Episode

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All mastered podcast episodes include:
  • Enhanced vocal clarity and levels
  • Overall level set to industry standard -16 or -19 LUFS (depending on stereo/mono podcast)
  • Basic noise reduction: elimination of background hum (like A/C)
  • De-Essing: Remove excessive sibilance from vocals
  • Online access to all of your files
  • Each master provided in multiple formats:
    • MP3 320kbps
    • WAV 44.1kHz/16bit "CD standard"
    • Any other formats at your request (No additional charge)
  • embedded metadata
  • embedded cover art (if supplied)
Discounts for Monthly or Weekly recurring episodes