Barbra Streisand’s “Partners” goes Platinum – her record setting 31st album to do so! “Partners” extends her Platinum record as the female artist with the most Platinum records in RIAA history. Billboard reports that the closest to her is Reba McEntire with 19. Read about it here.
Oscar nominations were released today, and Boyhood is up for 6 of them, including Best Picture and Directing. The movie recently won at the Golden Globes, and has been critically acclaimed since it’s release. Happy to have mastered the fantastic soundtrack! Have I mentioned that Paul McCartney & Wings have a track on it? 🙂 […]
Rolling Stone gives Bruce Springsteen’s “The Agora, Cleveland 1978” a perfect 5 star review! Rob Sheffield of Rolling Stone calls it “simply the greatest live LP this greatest of live rockers has ever officially released.” Proud to have had the opportunity to master it!
Richard Linklater’s Boyhood won the Golden Globe (72nd annual Golden Globes) for Best Film Drama! Linklater also won the Golden Globe for Best Director for “Boyhood”, and Patricia Arquette won for Best Supporting Actress. I had the pleasure of mastering the soundtrack for “Boyhood”. Lots of great music on the soundtrack, including a personal favorite […]
From the album “Sundown Heaven Town”, Tim McGraw’s latest single “Shotgun Rider” has been #1 on the Billboard Country Airplay chart for 3 weeks in a row, making it his longest running #1 single in over 10 years! As always, proud to have been a part of it.
According to Billboard Magazine, Barbra Streisand’s “Partners” was one of the best selling albums of 2014, with 856,000 copies sold – approaching Platinum! Here is a photo from my mastering session with Barbra’s engineer Dave Reitzas. Fun!
Carrie Underwood’s “Something In The Water” returned to #1 on the Billboard Hot Country Songs chart, marking the song’s 4th week at #1!
Such a pleasure to master this historical Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band show from The Agora Theater, Cleveland, 1978. The audio was mastered at 192/24 from recent transfers of the original master tapes, which also underwent the Plangent Process to remove the negative effects of wow and flutter on the tape. More about […]
The 57th annual Grammy Awards nominations were announced, and I’m proud to say that I mastered 4 projects with a total of 5 nominations! They are as follows: Barbra Streisand – “Partners” – Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album Hunter Hayes – “Invisible” – Best Country Solo Performance Carrie Underwood – “Something In The Water” – […]