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A Mastering Engineer’s Blog

A mastering engineer’s blog written in the from a mastering studio in Yorkshire. In this blog we talk about how to get your track sounding just right and we try and offer tips. There are opinions and talk about studio life. This blog is written by Andy Backhouse. These are opinions that he holds close – it is a mastering engineer’s blog…..

A Mastering Engineer’s Blog

Written At Sigil Of Brass – The Yorkshire Mastering Studio

A New Team Member

A New Team Member

[wpseo_breadcrumb] I am very excited for the future of Sigil Of Brass. See, I have taken on a new partner in the business. We will be sharing responsibilities for the day to day mastering of the audio. But, I (Andy) will be responsible for the admin. I have teamed up...

Getting The Best From The Last Bit Of 2019

Getting The Best From The Last Bit Of 2019

[wpseo_breadcrumb] Getting the best out of the last end of 2019 - the tail end of the year. I have been meaning to write this blog for a few weeks now. I have been very busy with all fo the things that I do and I have not had the chance to get to working on the Blog....

Mastering a Podcast

Mastering a Podcast

[wpseo_breadcrumb] Several things have happened in such short succession that I can only gasp at the timing. I have been invited to teach at Creao Academy and I have been tasked with the mastering of the radio shows on Harrogate Community Radio. Both are an extreme...

We Are (Over) Half Way Through 2019

We Are (Over) Half Way Through 2019

[wpseo_breadcrumb] Q2 Round-Up: We are half way through July so I thought I would write up what happened in Q2 of 2019 for Sigil Of Brass. It has been a good month with lots of work coming in through the door - we have sorted the website out so that people can upload...

First Quarter Round Up

First Quarter Round Up

[wpseo_breadcrumb] Q1 Round-Up: Well, where did that go! It is halfway through March and I had better write a blog post to keep you all up to date with developments. The months have been slow as it always is at this time of year - there is noo sunshine and this means...

So … That Was December

So … That Was December

[wpseo_breadcrumb] So ... that was December. I hope you do not mind but I will start writing a series of monthly blog posts, wrapping up the month that has just been. I cover other Blog categories in other posts, but this is a historical record of what I have been up...

We Now Accept MP3 Files For Mastering

We Now Accept MP3 Files For Mastering

[wpseo_breadcrumb] We now accept MP3 Files for Mastering. So, if you need mastering for MP3 files you can come and see us. Normally, most Mastering houses will turn down MP3 files - there is a purity to uncompressed files that is missing with the compressed format of...

The Parish News Radio Show

The Parish News Radio Show

[wpseo_breadcrumb] The Parish News is my own radio show and podcast - I play experimental music to my listeners on FM and DAB Networks on both sides of the Atlantic. The show is pre-recorded in Creao Studio when I have a bit of downtime from mastering - normally late...

IRSC Codes

IRSC Codes

[wpseo_breadcrumb] WHAT ARE ISRC CODES AND HOW DO I GET THEM?If your CD is for commercial release then you will probably need ISRC codes. The ISRC (International Standard Recording Code) is the international identification system for sound recordings and music video...

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