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A Look Back With Scott Hull

Hi, my name is Mike Cervantes and I am currently an apprentice at Masterdisk in NYC. Aside from learning mastering from my mentor Scott Hull, I get to connect with all of you on the various social media outlets and of course participate in the odd jobs that need attention around the studio. I can’t […]

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A Family Treasure Saved

Some days I am working on a brand new recording to hi resolution digital.  Other days, a recent live to 2 track analog blues record. But today was an interesting experience. I received a request to transfer records to digital.  Snore.. right that’s not so amazing.  But what I was sent was really cool. I […]

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Benjy King

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of our friend, Benjy King, on Thursday afternoon, September 20, from complications from an accident on Wednesday night. Benjy was an extremely talented musician, producer, arranger and recording engineer who will be missed by all of us, and by the many musicians, listeners and friends […]

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Ask the Engineer: Tim Boyce on Improving Your EDM Mixes

Ask the Engineer is a new series here on the Masterdisk blog where our guys answer questions about music production. Our first question goes to engineer Tim Boyce. Q: What are some of the most common problems associated with the dance mixes you receive for mastering? A: The most common trouble I see often isn’t […]

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LAMC: Music Industry Tips #2

Tip #2: Exposure is the name of the game. The conversation at LAMC panels moved into licensing. If you are interested in licensing your music, it will help to have a more complete picture about how that world works. Getting your music into the hands of licensing companies such as DMX or Lovecat Music is […]

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