Experience Cue's Impressive Mastering Services.

Mastering is sophisticated audio processing that enhances and technically
prepares your final mix for CD duplication or replication. This includes
 "P&Q" subcoding, and other processes / information that
 are essential for a properly mastered record.

Expensive mastering gear like tube compressors, specialized equalizers,
and accurate reference monitors separate true mastering facilities
from edit rooms with inexpensive digital audio software.

The Manley MU Variable Tube Compressor  is used by the top professional
mastering studios doing major record label projects.  Its many
applications include adding "warmth", "punch", and an
overall smoothness to the finished product.

The Focusrite Red 2 Stereo Equalizer can increase the clarity of many frequencies.
Additionally, the Red 2 has the ability to correct certain problems
associated with compromised recording and / or mixing.

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Genelec 1031A Reference Monitors are designed specifically for mastering
applications where extreme listening accuracy is demanded.  The
mastering engineer needs to hear exactly what is transpiring
in the mix so proper signal processing can be applied.


Specialized digital software and hardware processors are also used to limit
 or omit loud peaks, maximize playback volume, and provide smoothness
 and volume continuity to the entire mastered disc.

And most importantly, the Mastering Engineers at Cue have years of experience
with fine tuning various types of recorded audio. Those same ears have helped
Cue win three consecutive years of
"Best Studio" awards by the
Washington Area Music Association, and multiple Gold and
Platinum recordings on major record labels.

Leaving the mastering process to duplication plants can cause unexpected
outcomes. Cue encourages attending your mastering session
personally where you can provide input and

ear the Difference.

Recent projects mastered at Cue:
Billy Hancock
ompilation CD
The Huge
The Michael Sheppard Group
Metal Blade Recording Artist "Ancient"
Hyon Lee
The Catch
Charlie Wine
317 Records Da Funk
Scott Forrey
Ronnie Dee's Whatever
Gee Kim
Broto Roy
John Wubbenhorst
Dee Stone
Mere Mortals
Steve Price
Jimi Bari
Less Traveled
Brenda Campbell
Terry Fuller
John Van Horn
Naked Fringe
Roger Henderson
Checkered Cabs
Elliott Rorie
Cherry Castle Records
Number 2 Pencil
Wynn Paris
Milepost Nine
ja' michael
Nick Dastardly
Stu Gardner
Pyrates Royale
Brickhouse Records
Mack Fowler
Swing Mooks
Kiser Greenwood
Hilda Halloway
Baseado No Que
Mike Bennet
Jie Jang
Brown Trout
Blue Sky Gone
Funny Money (single "Resurrection")
Capital Thunder
Lin Arison
Sarie Feld
United 121
Debra Blackburn
Black Top Suicide
Grant Garretson
Ritmo Junction
Windell Ivey
Mike Grubb
Jason Scherquist
The Gist - Michael Bowie
Tim Brooker
Norman Evans
Tony Galloway
The Dan Sachs Band
Blade's End
and hundreds of other great clients!

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