Loud or not loud? “It always ends up on loud or not loud”, says Stefan Betke of Berlin’s Scape Mastering whose client list of the last twenty years is a veritable whos-who of electronic music pioneers. To name ten: Richard H. Kirk, Mathew Jonson, The Orb, VCMG, Kanding Ray, John Tejada, Thomas Fehlmann, Richie Hawtin, Barker and Biosphere. Some readers will recognise Betke as the man behind Pole.
For a mastering engineer taking instruction from a paying client, the customer is always right (even when they are wrong).… Read the full article