Services

  Mastering studio, I offer my services for the development of a final audio mastering (vinyl mastering etching or digital). Possibility of e-Mastering or to make an appointment in our office. All audio processing is done with analog & digital high-end hardware, to ensure maximum dynamics and presence.

- Mastering for Digital, CD, streaming, I Tunes, … optimization levels, EQ, stereo m / s, conformation, editing and publishing titles, Gracenote demand registration, export DDP, PQ code, UPC / EAN code, text CD, CD Red Book standard, ISRC code, dithering, fade in / out, special master creation I Tunes mp3 on request)

- Mastering by Stem Working from the tracks / separate groups
eg Kick, Bass, Drum, Rhythm, Synth, Guitars, Voices, FX, … up to 10 tracks

- Mastering Vinyl (premastering + cutting) EP or LP MB Mastering is one of the few studios in Europe to be equipped with a machine Neumann VMS 80, to make vinyl lacquer engraving, much better than the DMM engraving. All cutting are made in 24 bits, with specific audio processing for vinyl media, listening to live cutting in the studio, optimization and advice before the project. Ability to half-speed engraving for a exceptional definition.

- Audio restoration Scan / LPs / Dj’s Mix Recording / Denoising / Decrackling / Declicking / Editing Audio / Vinyl Transfer

Preferred format to work: 24 bits / 48000 khz

The studio is equipped with analog and digital professional equipment chosen and versatile. Digital files can be supplied either by USB or internet via my WeTransfer.
Artists and labels can attend the course scéance (by appointment). The studio is adjacent to Paris, 200 meters from the Metro station Porte de la Villette. Ability to listen to high volume on a unique and effective audio system. For information or quotation, please contact me.

Equipment

 

Transfer Console

Maselec – MTC-1X (console mastering)

Monitoring

Klinger Favre – Studio30

Genelec – 8040

JBL – 4312

Conversion

Prism Sound – ADA 8

Lavry Engineering – M DA 8 24

Equalisation

Manley Labs – Massive Passive (m/s analog EQ)

Neumann – W495 (stereo EQ)

Neumann – W492 (dual mono EQ)

Weiss – EQ1 (digital EQ)

Dynamic

Fairman – TMC (m/s analog compressor)

Maselec – MLA-3 (multiband compressor)

Maselec – MPL-2 (analog HF limiter)

Weiss – DS1 (digital compressor/deesser/limiter)

Waves – MaxxBCL (digital limiter)


Vinyl cutting

Neumann – VMS 80 / SAL74b / SX74 (the best cutting lathe ever made)

TC Electronic – D22 (delay)

Other

Thermionic Culture – Culture Vulture Super 15 (distorsion effect)

Garrard 401 – SME série3 – Shure V15 (vinyl turntable)

TC Electronic – M6000 (Multiband Compression, EQ, Expanding, and Brickwall Limiting)

Rane XP2016a – MP2016a (mixer dj Rotary)

Technics – SL 1200 MK2 (vinyl turntables)

Allen & Heath – Xone VF1 (analog filter tube)

Z Sytems Audio Engineering – Z16-16r (digital audio crosspoint)

RTW – monitor (vumetre/peakmetre)

Monster, Cinod, Klinger Favre pro cables

APC Smart – UPS 3000 (onduleur/stabilisateur de courant)

Nespresso (for the coffee and tea)

Large, comfortable living room, open kitchen with bar, with WIFI access for guests, daylight.

Prices

Mastering for Digital
2 Track : 120 € ht (minimum 2 tracks)
Mastering from Stem: 100 € ht / track
Audio restoration – Transfer Vinyl: 90 € ht / hour
Dj’s Mix Recording: 100 € ht / hour
Gracenote service: 40 € ht
DDP creation for pressing: 60 € ht
Creating special master mp3 I Tunes: 20 € ht
Master CD for listening and validation: free
(20% VAT)

Mastering / cutting Vinyl

12 inch 260 € ht (A + B)
12 inch Half Speed 500 € ht (A + B)
10 inch 240 € ht (A + B)
7 inch 200 € ht (A + B)
Transport lacquers to pressing plant in Europe: 15 € ht
Safety copy / EQ vinyl : 50 € ht
(20% VAT)

It is with pleasure that the MB Mastering Studio hosts artists, major and independent labels. Your music will be optimized to be implemented on all to listen and different media systems.

Références

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Listening to you, I offer the best conditions to complete your projects.
That certainly makes my reputation and loyalty of many artists and labels from France and elsewhere.

Order

After submitting a quote (minimum 2 tracks), please send me your audios with WETRANSFER Accepted file: 16 bits, 24 bits, 32 bits – 44100, 48000 or more The masters are sent once the payment done. Concerning vinyl cutting, I need the “tracklisting” (A1 A2 A3 … B1 B2 B3 …), the “CAT Number” and “pressing plant” selected. Here are the different ways to pay your mastering: Paypal: contact@mathieuberthet.com Bank Transfer

Contact

Phone + 33 9 51 46 86 70 Mobile +33 6 61 62 86 26 (for emergencies only) contact@mathieuberthet.com

Studio Address: 4-6 rue des cités 93300 Aubervilliers GOOGLE MAPS

Metro: Porte de la Villette and Quatre chemins Tramway: Line T3b stop Porte de la Villette

Billing address: Mathieu Berthet Mastering 9 passage de Crimée 75019 Paris Siret: 51306822100011 APE code: 5920Z Intra VAT: FR 42513068221

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