Joe Caithness Mastering is a purpose built stand alone mastering facility based in Nottingham, UK.
The room is equipped for hybrid audio processing with full acoustical design internally.
Audio can be processed fully analogue, digital or anything in between.
All equipment is hand picked and many pieces are designed to spec and custom built.
Monitoring by Focal
Digital to Analogue Conversion by MYTEK and RME
Analogue to Digital Conversion by PRISM and RME
Analogue Compression by Roger Foote
Analogue Limiting by NTP
Analogue Equalization by Mark Watson
Digital Compression by Elysia, Leapwing and more
Digital Limiting by DMG Audio, Tokyo Dawn Labs and more
Digital Equalization by DMG Audio, Tokyo Dawn Labs and more
Reel to Reel Playback : Tascam BR20 and Studer A810 (maintained to factory spec)
Reference and Transfer decks by Pro-Ject and Goldring Lenco
Playback cartridges by Ortofon and Shure
Phono Pre-amplification by HI-Q custom
Cassette playback by Tascam
MP3 Encoding by Sonnox
Sample Rate Conversion by Voxengo
Digital Restoration by Izotope
Analogue Metering by Coleman
Metering by TC Electronic
DDP Creation and Meta Data handling by HOFA
Acoustic Treatment by GIK