September 2023

September was a big month for new releases that were mastered here. The most notable was The Replacements ‘Tim (Let It Bleed Edition)’. As a Replacements fan, I knew this was a special one, but I didn’t expect to see so much press about it. Pitchfork, The New Yorker, The New York Times, Rolling Stone, […]

July/August 2023

I just wanted to say thanks to everybody who has helped make this an especially busy year with a ton of great projects. It’s hard to believe we’re entering the last 1/3 of 2023 already. There are so many great projects in the can that can’t be mentioned yet, but in early August, RHINO Records […]

June 2023

June was another great and busy month here at the studio. A lot of great new releases that were mastered here came out. I also took a day off to set up the new M2 Mac Pro that runs the main studio here. It’s an incredibly fast machine that is really inspiring to work on. […]

May 2023

May was another great month here at the studio. Most projects can’t be talked about yet, but I can talk about a few projects that came out in May. Before I do that, if you happen to be reading this and will be at the Making Vinyl conference in Minneapolis June 7th/8th, let me know […]

April 2023

I had a great time at The NAMM Show in Anaheim. These days, trade shows and audio events which are not usually my thing aren’t really about the gear and hype, they’re more about the people. Getting to meet or see people in person that you usually only interact with online is a good thing […]

March 2023

2023 continues to be very busy with a healthy mixture of mastering new releases, and remastering projects for RHINO Records, Universal Music (UMe Catalog), and more Screeching Weasel catalog work. Remastering for the next Replacements box-set is completed and the project is now in production. Watch for an announcement later this year. If you’ll be […]

February 2023

2023 is off to a VERY busy start with some exciting new projects and reissues/remasters that will be announced soon. I’m happy to announce that the Mystery Room Mastering website is now fully ADA compliant, making it easier for ALL to navigate. Brooklyn noise-rock/punk rock band The Men have a new album out via Fuzz […]

December 2022

Thanks to all clients, friends, and family for another great year:

November 2022

Congratulations to North Mississippi Allstars who received a Grammy nomination for “Best Contemporary Blues Album” for their album ‘Set Sail’ that was mastered here at Mystery Room Mastering. You can still purchase it on CD and Vinyl HERE from New West Records. An article I recently wrote for Steinberg about the benefits of using a […]

October 2022

It was an honor to be asked to be on the Women In Vinyl podcast to discuss THIS recent white paper I wrote about navigating the vinyl manufacturing process. You can listen to it HERE.