Vincenzo Avallone

Remote Mixing and Mastering

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Rock and Metal mixing and mastering,composing,production,editing,guitar and bass session recording. My name is Vincenzo and im from Italy. After studying at Berklee College of music online in 2011 i opened my studio Deep Water Recordings where i record mix and master local and international bands in a various of genres(rock,pop,metal,orchestral).

I mainly Mix and Master Metal and Rock songs but i have experience in doing orchestral songs for movies,cinematic sound design and also Ambient music for videogames and advertisements.

check my portfolio of works on youtube at this link:

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbLeoXITv7mr4u4U3uOwLEA

and my Studio page here:

https://www.facebook.com/DeepWaterRecordings

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

8 Reviews - 2 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Mikko V.
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    Great work as usual. This time Vince helped me fix some of our songs with new guitar tracks + mixing :)

  2. Review by Mikko V.
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    Vince did a great job again with mixing and mastering our song. I was originally a bit concerned about this song as I was hoping to get a very specific sound/vibe for this song, but it turned out better than I hoped after a couple of iterations.

    It was very easy to work with Vince again. He is very responsive and attentive to detail. I really value that he is doing his best to meet my requirements that are sometimes very detailed - and also provide helpful proposals for improvements as required

  3. Review by Mikko V.
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    Vince did mixing and mastering for our entire album and he did a fantastic job. He was very responsive and really tried his best meeting the client requirements. I really appreciated that he always followed through even with the smallest of my detailed requests and never shied away from addressing issues in the mix. He also improved the sound design with some of his VSTs to replace some of my less-than-ideal MIDI sounds per my request. Great person to work with.

  4. Review by Mikko V.
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    It is a real pleasure to work with Vince. He is a great mixing engineer who is very detailed in his mixes and he has perfected his craft so he can be both detailed and fast at the same time. Communication with Vince has been super-easy. He "gets it" even when I am asking for some changes that are not very easy to explain. True pro.

  5. Review by Michael M.
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    Vincenzo is the man! The kind of honest perfectionist you can easily love & respect for his standards. I wish all artists were more like him. Bravo Vincenzo!

  6. Review by Michael M.
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    Another great project experience with Vincenzo! Much learned, much achieved. Off to the next!

  7. Review by Michael M.
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    Vincenzo is an amazing musician. His skills, ideas and proficiency is second to none. He is honest, insightful, timely, and has the kind of studio knowledge that makes all the difference. I will be working with him on many projects moving forward as his approach really maintains the kind of creative vibe that is critical for amazing, art inspired results. If you are looking for a well balanced professional with a full skill set, look no further. Vincenzo is your clear choice.

  8. Review by Georgia Damigou
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    He is amazing guitarist,sound engineer and producer too.He consult excellent with the musicians as musician on collab or as sound engineer too.He does amazing things all for his own.So... Hire him guys you will not dissapoint!! Cheers

Interview with Vincenzo Avallone

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

  2. A: i'm finishing Burning in Deception's debut ep where im also the guitar player and the producer and also i'm about to release the full album of brazilian symphonic Metal band Ruins of Elysium

  3. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  4. A: Digital recordings are now extremely mature and great sounding,they also provide amazing flexibility and room for improvements

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

  6. A: i Like to see the song take shape under my very own eyes and all the efforts to put the pieces togheter finally come into place

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

  8. A: i would advice to send me DI tracks for guitars so i can do reamps with my Mesa amp and cabs and also to create an organized project folder

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

  10. A: my audio card,a poweful laptop,great monitors,my 7 string and my classical guitar

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

  12. A: i've been playing guitar since 2001 on both electric and classical,after studying at Berklee College of music i opened my studio Deep Water Recordings in 2011 and since then i work as producer and mixing engineer

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

  14. A: the key to a good mix is balance,no matter how fancy or modest your tracks are if you create a balance inside your mix,it will sound good.

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

  16. A: i usually mix all kinds of metal but also rock and orchestral music

  17. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  18. A: my strongest skill is patience and my almost obsessive goal of perfection..the perfect mix doesn't exist but you can bad ill not sleep until i get close to it ahah

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

  20. A: i try to unlock the hidden potential of every song and even add my own tracks if i feel it needs it,if the customer allows it of course.

  21. Q: What's your typical work process?

  22. A: i usually receive a zipped folder from the customer firstly i set the tempo map and prepare the drums,after drums i put bass and guitars and finally synths and vocals

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

  24. A: I'm a great fan of Devin Townsend and his use of elaborated synths and echo along with extreme vocals and guitars i also love Dream Theater expecially the Train of Thought album

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

  26. A: Usually when a band hires me they sent a zipped folder with prerecorded tracks and i produce,mix and master the song,sending the audio result in real time until the customer is satisfied. sometimes i also add extra tracks if the song needs and rarely i do lyrics videos too

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Terms Of Service

Turn around times are about 2 or 3 days while mastering is done in one day..Unlimited revisions until the customer is satisfied

GenresSounds Like
  • Periphery
  • Dream Theater
  • Haken
Gear Highlights
  • Reaper 6
  • Mesa boogie Studio Preamp
  • Ernie Ball Music Man jp6
  • Ibanez Rg827
  • Neural Dsp suite
  • Waves Complete suite
  • Slate digital
  • Shure Sm57
  • 1972 Farfisa Handmade classical guitar
  • Audient Id14 Audio Interface
  • Beyerdinamic DT770 pro studio Headphones
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  • Just finished mixing this awesome song By Georgia DamigouMay 04, 2016

    check the song here 

    https://georgiadamigou.bandcamp.com/track/star-gate