Mastering Mixes: Should the Mixing Engineer Master the Tracks?

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If you’re a musician, you understand recorded music is necessary to drive your career and gain a fanbase. If you’re shopping for an engineer to work on the mixes, you’re probably wondering if the same professional can also handle your masters. Here’s how to know if your mixing engineer should handle the mastering — and why […]

What’s the Best Volume for a Hip Hop Mastered Song?

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How well do you understand mastering? For something that’s needed on every track, there’s still a lot of mystery surrounding it. The last step before releasing a track, mastering takes place after all the production and post-production has wrapped-up. Once all the levels are properly mixed and balanced, mastering adds that final polish and brings […]