Colin Davis - Imperial Mastering and Mixing

Colin Davis - Imperial Mastering and Mixing on SoundBetter I began my career as a metal mixing and mastering engineer in 1996 with VILE band mate and engineer Juan Urteaga (Machine Head, Testament, Exodus). I built Imperial Mastering in 2001 and have specialized in mastering and mixing of metal bands almost exclusively ever since.

Since 2002. I have mastered many hundreds of metal bands from all over the world and I mix a few bands per year. Because I am a mastering engineer, when I mix, I create tight, detailed and high fidelity mixes. I work with the engineers who track or mix the projects I finish to help them get the best results. I like a modern sound, but I have have an old school ethic and classic training.

I am known for my work with extreme metal bands, and do my best to raise the standards in this genre. I most enjoy working on "well produced" extreme metal or classic and melodic metal of all types.

I'd love to hear about your project. Click the 'Contact' button above to get in touch.

Terms Of Service

Mastering - Free test master, then payment in full, average mastering price is 500 USD per album. Mixing - 450 USD for the first song and then 300 per song average thereafter.

Gear Highlights
  • GML 9500
  • Crane Song STC-8
  • Calrec PQ 1061
  • Mytek converters
  • Dunlavy monitoring
  • Z-Systems
  • etc
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