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Music Mastering: the Basics

Many people know they need to get their music mastered, but they're not exactly sure what mastering is. And that's just fine. Everyone has their specialty--the specialty of the artists should be the music: the instruments, the vocals, the lyrics, and so on. Let the mastering engineers do the mastering. However, it is nice to know what you're paying for when you purchase a product or service. Our FAQs give a little insight into what mastering is, but this blog offers a bit more detail. Click the title above to read more! 

How to Get Ready for Mastering: Mixing and So Forth

Online Mastering or in person mastering--doesn't matter which one, it's not going to make your music great all on it's own. Mastering is not magic. It doesn't take a terrible song and make it a good song, it doesn't take a terrible mix and make it flawless. Audio mastering is tremendously valuable and even necessary. You have to do it because everyone else does it. Your songs won't compete unless you get have good mastering. However, the point is that it doesn't fix everything. So this article lays out what you need to do in order to have your song ready for mastering. Click the title above to read more.

Six Tips for Mastering

Mastering is a complex procress that takes years of practice, immense skill, thousands of dollars in equipment, and a lot of talent. Our engineers here at Sola Mastering have all those things so you don't have to. It takes enough of all those things for you to make your music; nobody should be expected to have all that is required to make their music and master it. That's why we advise against mastering a track on your own. Of course you are welcome to try and compare your work to ours by getting a free sample, but you'll notice the difference right away. This leads to the first of many tips that we are offering in this blog to guide you to the finish line:  professional mastering that completes the creative process and makes your music label ready. Click the title above to read more.