James Auwarter

Grammy Award Winning Engineer

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124 Reviews (121 Verified)
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**Grammy Award Winning Engineer** & *OFFICIALLY CREDITED ON 32 TOTAL GRAMMY NOMINATIONS* I’ve worked alongside: Kanye West, Yo-Yo Ma, PJ Morton, Jamila Woods, Kirk Franklin, Kurt Elling, Adam Levine, Cowboy Troy, Tom Higgenson (Plain White Tees), Donald Lawrence, Lupe Fiasco, Hezekiah Walker, Rihanna, Anthony Hamilton, Mavis Staples, etc.

I will deliver world-class treatments for your most precious work!

RECORDING / MIXING / MASTERING ENGINEER

“Studio James” is known for his diversity, having the distinction of successfully working in practically every genre of music over his 15+ year career. This has included credits on Grammy nominated Hip Hop / R&B / Gospel / Jazz, while also having worked with world renowned classical musicians, rockstars, popstars (and even a Billboard-charting Country artist).

After working out of countless big studios as a freelancer, since 2016, James has owned his Chicago-based studio, branded Coda Room Audio. In 2019, James received Arts Council England’s formal endorsement for a UK Tier 1 “Exceptional Talent” visa, paving the way for a whole new adventure (and expansion) across the pond. While still retaining a presence in the Chicago/USA scene, James now also resides in London.

Feel free to check out codaroomaudio.com for more information on myself and my studio.

I generally mix and master remotely, but am available to travel as well.
Whatever YOU need!--let's chat!

PS: A lot of people like to claim that they're Grammy-winning or Grammy-nominated...but, unfortunately, many of these people are not. Check for yourself, and don't take their word for it. Simply goto grammy.com and search their name. If it doesn't show up there, it did not happen.

Would love to hear from you. Click the contact button above to get in touch.

124 Reviews - 14 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Alex H.
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    James Auwarter is a very experienced professional, delivering his projects to the highest standards. I have worked with him several times as a mastering engineer, but also know people who have used his skills in mixing and production who have also said his work is exceptional. I couldn't recommend him highly enough.

  2. Review by Blaire Michael
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    James is really accommodating and easy to work with. The master sounded great and he was very easy to communicate with!

  3. Review by Montie
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    Thanks James for the great work! Incredibly professional, my song was mastered in a day. He understood my vision and enhanced the value of the song. It was an honour working with him, I will definitely do this again in the future.

  4. Review by McArthur W.
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    Second time working with "Studio James". I can definitely see us working together more long-term. Amazing work!

  5. Review by Dave
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    World Class Mastering Engineering, He is Definitely my new favorite, Can't wait to work on many more projects with you, such an Awesome Professional!!!!

  6. Review by Minati
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    This guy is so Great Thanks 100%

  7. Review by Ricardo
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    It's such a pleasure working with James. His responses are so quick I felt we were working in the same room! My song had very disctinct sections and he made every section sound like its supposed to. He really listens to your feedback and is really patient with perfectionistic customers like me.

    You can tell he does this for the love of music.

  8. Review by Charlie M.
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    James took what was already a great mix to a whole new level with his mastering process. The final master sounds great, professional, and polished on all devices. He was also very quick in getting me a revision after I requested a small change. I'm very very happy with the final result and will definitely be coming back!

  9. Review by Andrew M.
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    James was receptive and quick. He mastered my song very well!

  10. Review by Cindy Zhang
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    My second time working with James after he mixed/mastered songs for my LP and it was amazing once again. He's super quick to make revisions and the communication is a breeze too. Will definitely be back for more masters and mixes this year!

  11. Review by McArthur W.
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    James definitely made my first “SoundBetter” experience a good one! I will definitely continue to work with him.

  12. Review by tv-baby
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    This engineer makes your song sound good. Highly recommend.

  13. Review by Nichelle C.
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    Professional and cares about his work as well as yours! Glad I met you!

  14. Review by VIK T.
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    Another great master. James is very accommodating and willing to make revisions until you're happy and satisfied with the end result.

  15. Review by Alex H.
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    James mastered our song "Brisa del Verano". Now here's a real grammy winner. When working with James, you know why! Friendly, fast and effective. The master sounds perfect on each device, keeping great dynamics and respecting the initial sound. Highly recommended and definitely coming back!

  16. Review by Wavy
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    Good communication! I really recommend James. I will def hit him for my next songs

  17. Review by Alex H.
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    James is a true professional. He took a mediocre mix and turned it into a master that is world class with a quick turnaround. Always personable and he communicates very clearly, which is such an important factor in getting the desired result. I couldn’t be happier with the master he has returned, and I look forward to working with him again soon.

  18. Review by Bruce S.
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    James is the man!!!

    Very easy to work with and super cool. I will definitely work with him again. He was able to help me meet my release deadline. He listened to my concerns and what I wanted to hear and was able to deliver.

    Both Neyo and Brian Angel were pleased with the mastering

  19. Review by kirubel a.
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    Amazing Quality, fast turnback and great personality, highly recommend.

  20. Review by Fabio C.
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    James is a real pro and was very helpful and easy to communicate with! I had a track and he made it better by mastering it. After a few days, I got a unique and well-mastered track the way I wanted it to be - with the help of reference tracks I sent. Happy to work with him again in the future!

  21. Review by Olafsbjorn
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    Cannot recommend James enough. He's the top level engineer you're searching for when you're on SB. He's got both the skills, the ears and the experience that gives you the competitive, top notch result you're after.

  22. Review by Nichelle C.
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    The Best in the business! Without a doubt! Thank you for your EAR.

  23. Review by Larry Fichera
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    Great experience with the very professional & talented James A .

  24. Review by Tito
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    James took on my project with an under 24 hour deadline and he knocked it out! This absolutely THE BEST MASTER I've ever had. And he did it in very short time frame. In the past I've used those online mastering services and my records never had that "industry" sound. You know that industry sound, loud but not to loud, clear punch and translates on every device. I've always had loud and harsh with little definition. First time I see what a "mastered" record should sound like! Truly Impressed!

  25. Review by RetySeth
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    It was an honor working with James, he was very professional.

  26. Review by Nichelle C.
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    Quick efficient and helped with quality settings. Something I’m not good at!

  27. Review by Sajjad S.
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    James brings up the best in you in order to Create YOUR song, great teamwork

  28. Review by Jasaan R.
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    Only person I go to for mastering !

  29. Review by Claire
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    James was a pleasure to work with! I had a very lo fi track I needed re-mastered and he was very communicative and patient with me as we tweaked and improved what we started with! Thanks again, James~

  30. Review by coopersheltonn
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    James is awesome. Quick responder, hard worker, flexible, always does a great job as well. Will be working with him more!

  31. Review by Sajjad S.
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    James is an honest and respectful producer

  32. Review by Jake Adler
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    Extremely professional and quick to respond to any messages. His turnaround time was exactly as stated, and the master came back perfect on the first shot (which NEVER happens.) I will absolutely be utilizing James for my future projects. Highly recommended.

  33. Review by Anant B.
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    Absolute pleasure working with James, he did a fantastic job with on a really tight deadline... Will definitely be working with him again!

  34. Review by Sam D.
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    Excellent service! Great feedback on our mix before he started mastering which was very useful. Easy communication, very prompt replies and turnaround!

  35. Review by TonyaJae
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    James really knows what he's doing! We have tried different resources but this is the first time my team has been happy about a master. He just mastered the first song off of my EP & I'm excited for what's to come. He has been super informative & kind throughout these past few days; I'm definitely one happy artist. Thank you again, James.

  36. Review by Roble F.
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    James was very accommodating and his communication is very clear, this combination of skills makes it very easy to work together. Add to the fact that his mixing skills are very good and you can rest sure that your song is in good hands!

  37. Review by Bighaze B.
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    The best audio engineer you can find here , James make My song go to an other level with a premium top quality mastering.

    Thanks again

  38. Review by Charlie Long
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    James was a dream to work with. He's a clear and effective communicator and was able to help us get exactly what we wanted. Where we needed help to articulate our wishes remotely for an engineer, he was able to easily translate our requests to his skillset and give us an amazing product that sounds so much better than the mix.

  39. Review by Scott M.
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    Absolutely stoked with what James has helped us achieve.. Definitely recommend James, we got a few more tracks lined up for him in the near future. Cant wait!!

  40. Review by Alex H.
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    A true professional. James was commissioned to master 1 track for digital distribution and he has taken the track to another level- loud, dynamic, balanced, punchy, clear, exciting. Lots of adjectives that typically don't all come together to describe the same thing. Very personal and great communication throughout. Would highly recommend.

  41. Review by Andrew T.
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    Quick turnaround sounded great and even made adjustments for me would def recommend

  42. Review by Claudio C.
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    James is a great music professional. My album has become truly valuable with his work. Never heard of anything like it. Thank you so much. Hope to work with you soon. You are the best!

  43. Review by Katherine J.
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    Amazing! James was able to respond to my requests very quickly and professionally.

  44. Review by Scott M.
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    James advice on the track has been a game changer and has really allowed the energy and dynamics of the track to shine through.

  45. Review by Tyler D.
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    Extremely pleased with James’ mix and his excellent communication! Would highly recommend. Not only does he have a great attitude, he asks the right questions, and the final product reflects that attention to detail. Now using him to master a much larger project. Glad I found him on here.

  46. Review by Ben M.
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    True professional, knows how to take a mix to a finished and polished product. Will be working with James again.

  47. Review by Damian B.
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    A really top job. Im a producer out of Ireland and hired James for my next single. Lovely to deal with couldn't be happier. The best engineer I used to date.

  48. Review by Pablo V.
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    Very reliable, great communication!
    Until now, best master service on this platform.

  49. Review by Tyson F.
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    Song went from Great Value to Name Brand. 10/10

  50. Review by Hubert Kuzminski
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    Wow, absolutely brilliant service! Jamie was very helpful, patient and finally I've got a sound I wanted. I'm pretty sure I'm going to order another mastering very soon! Thanks Jamie!

  51. Review by Marie L.
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    We do recommend this great and incredible mixer.
    James is awesome man

  52. Review by benjamin h.
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    Brilliant guy who's patient and will amend anything that you would like. He even did a quick remaster of my two other tracks to get them in line with the ones he was mastering. Top job!

  53. Review by Marie L.
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    Awesome mixer, amazing masterer and wonderful person, we loved to work with him

  54. Review by Devon C.
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    James was an absolute pleasure to work with. He mastered my track "Alive" and brought out the cleanest, richest sound!!

  55. Review by Hillary A.
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    First time working with James and I am absolutely delighted with the result! Very professional and easy to work with. I am very satisfied with the way he mastered my new track and I will definitely keep in touch with him to work on more projects!

  56. Review by Oz
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    James was super genuine with his interest in my art and what I wish it to sound like. Together we were able to reach the end result I had in mind and I was really happy with the result. Perfectly mastered in the end. Thanks for bearing with me James :)

  57. Review by Rigo J.
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    James was such a pleasure to work with. I learned more about mastering from his service than any other person that I've went through. He was very understanding and very driven to get the master that I was happy with. I highly recommend. Top tier quality and delivery.

  58. Review by Matthew L.
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    James was great. He was very responsive and professional. I am very happy with the master track I was delivered. Will definitely use James again.

  59. Review by Emma
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    James was awesome! Super easy to work with. Very kind and very clear. He always made sure to walk me through what he was doing and his process and made everything super smooth. Thanks for being so warm and helpful! Takes notes like a champ too. If I need songs mastered I will go to him again and recommend him highly!

  60. Review by coopersheltonn
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    James was fantastic in every area. Quick detailed responses and fantastic work. He was also extremely flexible when things got a bit hectic for me. Will definitely be working more in the future.

  61. Review by Sam Fredenberg
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    James is all about the client. He went well above and beyond the norm to make sure I got what I wanted. Then, when I wanted to change a couple mix elements and send the tracks through his mastering chain months after we'd closed the job, he accommodated me without a blink. That kind of flexibility and artistic selflessness is truly rare in the music game. Props James. You're a pleasure to work with.

  62. Review by Anthony R.
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    James was excellent to work with, great with communication and was super helpful with feedback on the mix too. He delivered high quality masters that sound fantastic and most importantly don't sound squashed!

  63. Review by Demetress C.
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    James Auwarter, was patience and professional in everyway. I would use him on any project I have. He was very proficient at his job. - Nuwamba

  64. Review by Claudio C.
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    Perfect work! I'm very very happy. The quality of the master is one of the best I've ever tried. James is very kind and helpful. Great!!!

  65. Review by Samuel K.
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    James IS NOT your average engineer! His communication skills were 110% throughout the entire mixing process. He was able to understand the sound I wanted to go for and helped us achieve that goal. You don’t often find people who are more interested in a satisfactory outcome over the money, James is one. I HIGHLY RECOMMEND him for any mixing and mastering projects! Glad to have found him and I’m looking forward to working with him very soon!

  66. Review by ANTONIO S.
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    Im one of those rather annoying clients that obsesses over small things and doesnt rest until the track sounds exactly like they want.
    James went above and beyond to serve me, and was really patient
    throughout the whole process. He delivered a professional master.

  67. Review by Roy P.
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    A True Master Engineer!
    7 Stars

  68. Review by Josh w.
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    could tell he was enthusiastic about getting into it, did a top job.

  69. Review by Marie L.
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    After 4 projects with James, we have obtained 4 smash hit just because of his magic touch and mixing skills.he is a real genius.

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  70. Review by Deborah D.
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    Great job.............

  71. Review by Tom C.
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    James has been a joy to work with from the beginning. A great communicator and has delivered work of real quality for a sound that has been challenging to other engineers we had been to, on top of this his turnaround was remarkable. I would highly recommend him and we are definitely looking to work with him over the next years on as many projects as we can. A true pro and a gent.

  72. Review by Leonard R.
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    James is amazing with mastering. Easy communication and fast turn around. Highly Recommended !

  73. Review by Marie L.
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    A very magic touch and modern mixe, James is a real professional miser and masterer. It's a pleasure and easy to work with

  74. Review by Joseph L.
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    Super solid sound engineer! We need more people like him!

  75. Review by Zack
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    I had a great experience with James. Very professional and listened to my knees as I requested. Fast turnaround as well will definitely use again and recommend.

  76. Review by Andre M.
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    Great mixing engineer. An incredible master. I will choose him again and again! Kind regards! (Andre D. McCoy aka Famous Dwayne!)

  77. Review by Hunter M.
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    Amazing work as always, great mastering, thank you!

  78. Review by Khayla
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    James did an incredible job of mastering my song! He communicated very well and delivered before my deadline. The song sounds amazing - crystal clear, loud, and dynamic. There was no need for revision. If you're looking for professionalism and a high quality final sound, look no further.

  79. Review by Danah L.
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    Very detail oriented. Lovely experience all around. Thanks James!

  80. Review by Danah L.
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    My EP sounds great. Thank you, James!

  81. Review by Jasaan R.
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    Best that i know !!

  82. Review by Danah L.
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    Warm tones!

  83. Review by Marie L.
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    The third time with James and it is always such pleasure to work with him. He is so great and modern

  84. Review by Maika B.
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    Very quick turnaround and I was thrilled with the result. Definitely recommend James for your next project.

  85. Review by Danah L.
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    Excellent work

  86. Review by Edward W.
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    James is an excellent producer! He gave my track a whole new dimension, and now I feel more than comfortable putting it on streaming services. His correspondence was always quick as well. I look forward to working with him again.

  87. Review by Arik M.
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    James is a very skilled engineer, who is very willing to work with whatever your needs may be to bring your art to life. Can't wait to work with you again!

  88. Review by Jrio700
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    great communication

  89. Review by VIK T.
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    Impressive work. The master was sound loud and tight, exactly what I wanted. Responsive and friendly too. Will use again for surew

  90. Review by Danah L.
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    Incredible. Knowledgeable... punctual. Thank you James!!!!

  91. Review by Herman L.
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    The process was seamless. From beginning to end, James offered his professional insight that allowed our team to make confident adjustments with the mix overall. We were completely blown away with our final masters. Great job!!!

  92. Review by I.K. K.
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    Very professional and nice guy! Always wants to help! Thanks brother!

  93. Review by THOMAS C.
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    James is VERY accommodating and left us with the exact master we wanted. Great attention to detail. Now we know who we want to do our album :)

  94. Review by Flex R.
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    Service was good 👍

  95. Review by Jasaan R.
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    Nice feedback , fire masters 🔥🔥 HES MY GO TO

  96. Review by Hayden Arp
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    James put in a bunch of time of this song, dialing in every detail. Very much appreciate his time and expertise!

  97. Review by Byron Y.
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    James is a true professional. His willingness to take feedback, and send you multiple revisions until you are satisfied, takes him to another level. He communicates often (which is important, especially for remote projects) and his turnaround time is fast. Highly recommended.

  98. Review by Marie L.
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    Whouaa..there's a lot to say about this wonderful and incredible mixer..I do recommend him..Thank you so much James

  99. Review by Hunter M.
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    A true professional, James mastered my song and it was the perfect finishing touch. Clear communication and very fast - thank you!

  100. Review by Mauricio G.
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    Very quick, and did a fantastic job!

  101. Review by Jean-Philippe R.
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    James has done an exceptional job with our song. He really understood the song and what it needed. We are very happy with the result! Highly professional, very friendly and great to work with. We'd recommend James anytime and we'll be happy to work with him again.

  102. Review by Alma K.
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    sweet-sweet, patient, professional, did everything I asked with np at all.
    grateful

  103. Review by Tommy D.
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    Extremely professional quality. Also a pleasure to work with and worked with me through some issues my team and I had with the original mix.

  104. Review by Sam Fredenberg
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    James was professional and efficient. He was very chill with feedback and tweaking, and communicated well. Even for the mixes that I know were rough, he went the extra mile on his mastering to make them sing.

  105. Review by Praveen S.
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    James is fantastic mastering engineer and all round good guy! He was a joy to work with and he polished up my track so so well! I wholeheartedly recommend his friendly services! Let's work together again soon!

  106. Review by ungepartizan
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    James is easy to work with and I think he is patient and professional in what he does. I recommend you contact him because he knows exactly what he is doing! Very good at mixing to do mastering!

  107. Review by Slobodan
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    It was a pleasure working with James. He takes the time to understand your project, to make changes on the revision process, he gives suggestions if asked, he delivers on time, good/clear communication, etc.
    You can tell, he cares about your project. And the final result?
    Totally better from what I expected.
    Amazing!

    Thank you James!

  108. Review by Peter T.
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    Aweosme delivery

  109. Review by Cindy Zhang
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    It was a pleasure working with James. I'm lucky to have worked with such a professional and knowledgable mix/master engineer to finish my album. The mixes came out really crisp and he was very clear about what he needed from me. The communication was also great and he was very organized and quick with revisions. Will definitely be coming back to him whenever I need anything mixed/mastered again!

  110. Review by Carrie
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    I felt strange asking James, the guru for sound engineering, to help me on my little song, but he was so kind and professional, and just really respectful of even my inexpertise that I felt completely at ease here. You're not just getting first class knowledge, but treatment. Highly efficent, very fast, and high quality!

  111. Review by Terry B.
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    Yes. Exceeded expectations. Please and thank you. Can’t wait to work with James again.

  112. Review by Leandro P.
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    Quick to work with and a great assistance

  113. Review by Kristian A.
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    Working with James was a delight. He was able to communicate clearly what he needed, and produced a very well balanced master with good loudness very quickly. The track sounds great, thanks James!

  114. Review by Jori N.
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    Superb work and communication! I will 100% send my tracks to him for now on.

  115. Review by Riaan Pretorius
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    James has done some exceptional work for me. I didn't have to request any changes because it was right the first time.

  116. Review by Shamari H.
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    Great mastering job with a quick turnaround! Worth every penny! James is the best!!!

  117. Review by Cedric A.
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    James did an incredible job mastering a project for me. He is quick, talented, and incredibly efficient. He is also a genuinely nice guy from my short time communicating about the project. I intend to have James master more projects for me. I couldn't ask for a better Mastering Engineer. Professional, polite, talented, and a cool guy!

  118. Review by Katrine L.
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    James magically added that something extra to my track and I am very pleased with the final result. Highly recommendable, both in terms of sound, professionality, communication and time. He went the extra mile to meet my expectations and he really knows good sound! Thanks James

  119. Review by Henrick P.
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    James really changed the way we heard our song. We were already proud of it as it was and he transformed it into something we could really be proud of. Two thumbs up, a definite 10/10.

  120. Review by Marvin C.
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    I am so glad to have collaborated with James. As a newbie to music content creation, I didn't know what to expect. I certainly had more than my share of questions. I knew what I wanted, but didn't always know how to articulate my vision musically. James was enthusiastic about my project, and was thorough enough to make sure we were on the same page. Thanks SoundBetter, and many thanks to James. I appreciate the mastering.

  121. Review by Ole O.
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    Consider yourself lucky if you chose James to master your songs or albums. He did an absolutte A+ performance on my song, showed sincere interest in what sound I was aiming at, and is very nice and easy to communicate with. My strongest reccomendations.

  122. Review by Jacob Abraham
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    Kept to the deadline which is always super helpful but most importantly, the mastering at that level gave the song everything it needed. Will definitely be coming here in the near future.

  123. Review by Bankole
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    Nice

  124. Review by Ole O.
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    Once again, James did an amazing (!) job in a very timely manner. Can't reccomend him enough to producers and artists that need a highly experienced and talented engineer. In addition to his skills, he's also very professional, polite and easy to work with. 20/20.

Interview with James Auwarter

  1. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  2. A: Most commonly I'm asked regarding ADM / MFiT : - "Are you an Apple Digital Masters / Mastered for iTunes certified engineer?" - “Will this master also be acceptable and sound good on the other streaming platforms beyond just Apple?” Answers : - Yes, I am a certified Apple Digital Masters / Mastered for iTunes engineer. - Yes, of course my masters are 100% fine for Spotify/Tidal/Apple/YouTube etc all platforms, but specifically with Apple, it means that if you choose to let your distributor know when you upload, they will include a badge stating that it is a certified master (meaning a certified mastering engineer who's been approved by them did the master). Additionally, beyond the full quality 24 bit .wav, the .m4a reference file that I send is the exact format, codec, and settings that Apple will encode themselves, so it's a way of knowing EXACTLY what it'll sound like on that platform. (The other streaming platforms do not have similar programs, however there are no drastic differences in specs from one platform to the other, but all platforms do look for different LUFS volume standards, unfortunately). Long story short...it's nothing to be concerned about-- But if you have more questions on it, I'm happy to answer :)

  3. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  4. A: The experience that comes with being credited on 32 Grammy nominations. Knowing when to add a bit of extra flavor and when to be much more subtle.

  5. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  6. A: I will deliver world-class treatments for your most precious work!

  7. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  8. A: The blending of the tech with the creative. I get to play my part in the creative process by utilizing the tech tools in both traditional and non-traditional ways.

  9. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  10. A: Hmmm. If just 5, I guess I'd have to go with a good laptop, my beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro headphones, Pro Tools, Melodyne, FabFilter bundle. I could still get some serious mixing and mastering done with this stripped down setup :)

  11. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  12. A: I sometimes run in to clients who confuse the difference between the mixing and mastering process. So, mastering is the last phase of the process, done with the 1 stereo bounce from the mixing phase...whereas mixing is the process of blending every single individual element (by volume adjustments, panning, eq, compression, reverb, effects, etc) into 1 stereo file.

  13. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  14. A: What is YOUR goal? How can I help your music reach its full potential?

  15. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  16. A: A different genre, with a different client, everyday.

  17. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  18. A: I personally think that with GOOD (and well-upkept) analog gear, I can often achieve the desired sound quicker. However, to then document the gear settings and to then inevitably have to recall the gear settings for mix tweaks at a later time, the overall process is actually slower than staying in the box (digital). Also, analog gear in general is much more susceptible to unexpectedly causing issues. I love analog gear. I’ll record through every bit of analog gear that’s at my disposal at the time, absolutely, but for me it just does not make sense to mix that way any more. Sonically, when a mix is done by a pro, the end listener will never know (or care) whether it was done analog or digital. It’s just a preference, not “right” or “wrong’ – but analog mixing is not part of my workflow anymore.

  19. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  20. A: Check their track-record, and also pay attention to how quickly they respond to your messages.

  21. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  22. A: In about 20 years: amateur, university, intern, assistant, staff engineer, freelance engineer, studio owner.

  23. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  24. A: The Japanese House has such amazing production, and authentic emotion in her songwriting.

  25. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  26. A: 99% of the time, DO NOT PUT A LIMITER ON THE STEREO BUS WHILE MIXING! That is part of the mastering process. Mix while you’re in the mixing phase, and master while you’re in the mastering phase. Just cause it’s louder at the moment, does not mean it actually sounds better. Hear me now, believe me eventually.

  27. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  28. A: EVERY genre.

  29. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  30. A: Bringing an artist's vision to life, on time, and within budget.

  31. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  32. A: Nigel Godrich has always been my favorite producer/engineer. Musicians/bands/artists are too numerous to name!

  33. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  34. A: Mixing and mastering is what keeps me most busy at the moment, but I do recording and producing quite often as well.

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  • Radiohead
  • Kirk Franklin
Gear Highlights
  • "In The Box" for mixing and mastering
  • while as analog as possible during tracking. These toys include C12
  • U47
  • LA2A
  • Avalon 737
  • Hardy M2
  • several Black Lion Audio
  • etc...Pro Tools Ultimate 2021
  • Slate Raven
  • UAD Ultimate
  • AT/Melodyne/Revoice
  • etc.
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