More and more of the best music you hear today is written, recorded and produced at home or in a small project studio. Computers are faster than ever, equipment is now cheap and the internet has become the perfect medium to advertise and distribute your music, both locally and around the world. If you’re willing to put in the work you can write, record and produce your own original music for next to nothing. However, if someone listens to a track you’ve made and it doesn't sound good compared to other artists, all that hard work will have gone to waste. If your music doesn’t sound professional, you won’t get noticed.
Mastering has never been more important. Making your song sound as professional as the artists you admire makes all the difference. If you sound as good on YouTube through a mobile phone as you do on vinyl through a club soundsystem, your fans can suspend their disbelief and focus on appreciating great new music.
In line with the changing times, Balance Mastering was formed to provide a high quality analogue mastering service for musicians looking to make their online streams and digital releases sound as professional as possible. With increasing demand we’ve now branched out to provide more traditional formats such as CD and vinyl but our focus remains the same: Giving you high quality professional sound, at a price you can afford.John Flynn – Mastering Engineer and Founder
From earbuds, laptops and car stereos to multi kilowatt Funktion One rigs, make your music impress whatever it plays on.
Let us look after the requirements of different playback formats so you can concentrate on what’s important: creating brilliant new music.
Our Avalon vacuum tube compression and EQ gives your music warmth and clarity that can’t be achieved with digital plugins.
Worry less about your mixes. With our ‘A’ grade monitoring and conversion by PMC and Lavry we can hear and correct any mix issues.
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£20 per track~$33.50 / ~€26.50 @ 21st Oct 2014
For more details of our previous work see our blog.
"Your work is done!! Thanks so much, brilliant job. Thanks for the great feedback and a super job all round"
Sam Silva - 3SRecordings & Plector Records
"Thanks , it sounds perfect ;) i clearly see the difference.. I will continue to use your services, no doubt"
Def @ Stutterhouse
"Thanks a lot for the mastering services you gave me! I really enjoyed the experience and the way you handled the project like they were your own songs."
"Balance mastering provide me with a top shelf mastering service with great communication, flexibility and quality at remarkably decent prices. Recommended."
"Just gave them a listen there. They sound perfect. Thanks very much man, really happy with them."
"I am very satisfied with your work, after listening to it on good monitors at my school it translates very well and also compared to a "pro" release."
"The master sounds great! I love how big and punchy the bottom end turned out - is that the Avalon vacuum tube/eq you have pictured on your site? Man, that thing sounds great"
"Thanks a lot for your work, it's really great, I spent time to listen it on various sound systems and it really sounds good with just enough dynamic from the smallest headset to the biggest sub of PA."
Dojo For Crooks
"Got the master. Again, sounds awesome. Thanks so much John and Eleanor! I really appreciate how easy this whole process was, and that's all thanks to you."
"Tnx a million for the mastering. They sound really good."
"Wow! What a difference! I will definitely keep the tracks coming in the future."
Invisible Agent Records
"We've used Balance Mastering and the results were fantastic. Quality sound and very professional. Highly recommended."
"Master sounds really nice! thanks a million. sounds just right to me. goldilocks zone :)"
"I love the mastering sir!!! will get back to you soon"
"those Masters are all good! Thanks a mill for the work, u were very easy to work with!"
"Delighted with how the masters are sounding.. Hopefully we will be back to you soon with some more songs."
"Very happy with the results. Thanks for the revision on that. Much appreciated :)
Upload a song to us now and experience our full service. We’ll create a free mastering sample clip so you can hear our work on your own music.
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Although finished tracks are preferred, you’re also encouraged to send old material, new sketches or rough mixes to hear what level of improvement can be achieved at the mastering stage. We’re happy to give feedback on your mixes as they are taking shape.