What makes my job as a mastering engineer so good is the amazing music I have the privilege of working on and the musicians I work with. Nick Hinton easily slots into this category with his beautiful and emotional orchestral track “I Wish I Was Holding Your Hand”. Very often, due to the styles of […]
Satori is Dirk Ehlert‘s first ever public release and features Francesca Lilac Genco on vocals. I’ve known Dirk’s work as an in-demand soundtrack, production music composer for several years and was excited to be involved with him on this beautiful track. Dirk has turned to the wonderful digital artist Ryo Ishido for the stunning cover […]
When I receive an album to master I’ll work on it and usually be done in a day. Not the case with Deane Ogden’s latest album project Kwela. I’ve loved being part of this album for just over a year and seeing it grow into what you’ll hear. Following on from his 2013 solo album […]
I was doing some mixing over the weekend and, due to seeing one of Waves’s often sales, I thought I’d give the Waves Aphex Vintage Aural Exciter a shot at it’s bargain price. (I may have also bought a couple of more toys in the sale!). Here’s the Waves blurb about the AVA Exciter When […]
I’ve loved working with Stephan Baer on his recent project of which this gorgeous track, Sirens Of Pandora, is from. It features the performing talents of Uyanga Bold, Oliver Sadie and Deane Ogden. Lots more to come in the future! Enjoy 🙂 COMPOSED AND PRODUCED by Stephan Baer VOCALS written and performed by Uyanga Bold PIANO written […]
Last year I worked with the awesome Mike Holt by mixing and mastering this track that he wrote with the very talented Laura Conway. Laura’s amazing vocals were recorded by Éanán Patterson. Mike is now able to share the track online so enjoy listening to it below 🙂 World In Your Hands is available for […]
There are certain occasions in the studio when I’m mastering music and I just smile throughout the session. One of those moments was today whilst working on JoJo Desmond‘s latest EP Walk Before You Run, from the moment of seeing the mixes with headroom, through to her wonderful performances and the playing of the performers, […]
Some projects are really interesting and this one for composer Roma Yagnik certainly ticks that box. I mastered this wonderful composition for her installation project that was part of Enchanted Parks 2014. The music accompanied stunning visuals by Chris Lavelle and was projected onto the Victorian Gothic Mansion Saltwell Towers for a live audience of […]
Here’s the fantastic preview montage by Silver Screen of Dos Brains’ album Fearless that I had the pleasure of mastering.
This is the video for Raven by Ryo Ishido which I had the pleasure of mastering. The skillful editing is by Rain Ventsel.