Choose Schnauz Studios to mix and master your next project! Our affordable rates and attention to detail will bring your recordings to life. Having engineered, produced, and mastered multiple full length albums, our team has the experience and dedication to make your next music release a success.
We are able to handle just about any projects you can throw at us and we will work with you to find the sound you desire. We love all genres and styles. whatever sound you are looking for, we can bring your recordings to life! Email us about your project for a free quote today!
We currently offer full mixing and mastering services.
We mix to your ears satisfaction. For mixing, we require only quality audio stems. We are flexible on delivery format(WAV, AIFF, FLAC, etc) so please do not feel the need to convert your files.
For mastering, we require mixed stereo audio files. We can master to in a variety of quality specifications of your choosing including digital vinyl mastering, digital LUFS Spotify/YouTube, 16 bit 44.1khz(CD), and lo-fi analog mastering. Mastering to any/all of these specifications occurs at the same low rate listed below.
We are currently unable to offer full engineering services at our studios, however we are typically happy to engineer sessions at any studios in the Chicagoland area provided the client furnishes the studio time. Email us with info for a potential quote on a service not here listed.
We understand that not all recording projects are the same. Because of this, we are flexible and understanding with our rates. Don’t hesitate to send us an email inquiring about a quote for your peculiar project. Please include the nature of your project, the desired sound, and the material you can provide.
Our standard mixing rate is $25/hr.
Our standard mastering rate is $30/hr.
Disclaimer: Any agreement by Schnauz Studios to mix, master, engineer, or otherwise produce recordings does not constitute or imply an Artist/Label relationship with Schnauz Records. Client retains ownership of all final recordings.
Schnauz Studios is the core of Schnauz Records, an experienced, dedicated team of producers across multiple studio locations with over 20 years of combined studio experience. Our lead producers, Zach Bridier and Joshua Gablin, have both produced multiple full length projects in a mixing and/or mastering capacity. Recent successes include the Meghan & Caitlin Bad Terms LP and Superbooth's Just for Fun. A full resume of their recording work can be found on their Discogs pages below:
We also have a number of trusted connections, contractors, and affiliates who specialize in certain styles and are able to fulfill certain niche sound design needs. Whatever you audio work need done, we can do!