Michael Ashby

Recording, Mix Engineer

45 Reviews
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"Michael is a young rising star engineer" - Gordy Love [ www.ashbymix.com ]

Michael Ashby is a very respected next generation audio engineer that has been fortunate enough to mix for multiple Sony & Universal artists on his way up including B. Howard, Timbaland's BK Brasco, Latoya Jackson, Fetty Wap, Sixx John (by Neyo), Grafh, Melissa B
and more!

He has been inspired by Grammy award winning engineers like Jaycen Joshua and Craig Bauer. Michael wants to keep the legacy going and set the bar higher considering the latest technology advancements.

Now he's attracting part of the industry's attention as of lately due to the overwhelming positive feedback from countless clients in every corner of the country. He has worked with a wide variety of artists since 2007 and just recently graduated from SAE Institute (School of Audio Engineering) in NYC.

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45 Reviews

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  1. Review by Andy Rose
    by Andy Rose

    Michael is a gifted engineer. He was able to understand my sound, get a flawless recording, and do a fantastic mix. All this despite the fact that i am not a typical for him: i'm a blues/bluegrass acoustic player. He is talented enough at what he does that he can adjust seamlessly on the fly to something unfamiliar. Much respect

  2. Review by Mishka Vaughns
    by Mishka Vaughns

    Michael is such a great guy and a professional in his field. He takes care of your sound for your money's worth. After having to deal with bad engineers in the past, I was happy to have found this guy, one who actually knows his job. meeting him was a blessing....I love Michael and you will too once you work with him.....Michael "you the best!"

  3. Review by Mario
    by Mario

    Michael Ashby is one of a kind Engineer. He produces nothing but pure quality. The service and dedication he puts into his craft is well noted and I have worked with him for years and I wouldn't recommend anyone but him.

  4. Review by samah (sae student)
    by samah (sae student)

    Watching Michael make magic is a great experience, He knows what his doing and he makes the artist feel comfortable by coaching them and guiding them. Me being a female engineer who is new to the game likes the way he teaches me to work with artist and how to build a relationship with them. His just great!!!

  5. Review by Martha
    by Martha

    I'm actually working with Mike. He makes me feel so comfortable in the studio and makes everything sound like a finished record from the jump. I would recomend him to everyone even the most inexperienced artists.😊💯

  6. Review by luis acosta
    by luis acosta

    hola a todos me gusto mucho la experiencia que vivi en el estudio y es fantástico me gusta y mas que todo la calidad y el master eq que tiene es increíble y estoy satisfecho y emocionado y aquí seguiré siempre con mis canciones junto a el...

  7. Review by Dolo Jenks
    by Dolo Jenks

    The Krematorium Studio is the place to be if you need top quality recordings. Ashby is a perfectionist, not afraid to critique you. He has a great setup and knows what he is doing. Look out for him on the come up! #DLMZ

  8. Review by Daniel
    by Daniel

    Excellent Quality! You will not be disappointed. I recorded my entire project there and was beyond satisfied. I'm recording my next project there hands down. If you want your music to sound mainstream, Contact that man.

  9. Review by Mikey D
    by Mikey D

    This studio is the best one I've been recording at hands down !!!!! Anybody that needs any mixing done make sure you come here.. You will not be let down trust me !!!!!!!!!

  10. Review by Skye DeMaio
    by Skye DeMaio

    This is by far the best most intelligent engineer I have worked with. He is always diligent and prepared. Haven't had a issue he didn't know how to fix. I felt comfortable the minute I walked through the door. The vibe is right in this studio, and that's hard to find. ✔️✔️✔️✔️✔️🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥💯💯💯💯💯💯. Vibes and blessings 🌊

  11. Review by d3v
    by d3v

    All i can say, godsent!!!

  12. Review by YK
    by YK

    Ash is the best engineer in NYC period! Sound quality is amazing, mixing is phenomenal, and his interpersonal skills are invaluable.I guarantee he will take even the most amateur act to another level

  13. Review by P∆T®ICK TΩU$$∆IN✞
    by P∆T®ICK TΩU$$∆IN✞

    Hands down one of the best engineers I've ever worked with of all time. Sound quality on a million and recording skills is phenomenal. bless up🔑🔑🔑🔑🏆

  14. Review by Laurent Luke
    by Laurent Luke

    Michael Ashby aka "Magic Mike" is honestly the best engineer I've ever worked with. As a Songwriter/Singer, I pride myself in the recording ART and to have someone with attentive ears that can hear if something is the slightest bit off, helps make the creative process that much easier. I recommend him to anyone looking for a dedicated engineer.

  15. Review by SYU
    by SYU

    Actions speak louder than words, Michael Ashby at Krematorium Studio is the BEST hands down. Your creation is in good hands at www.thekrematorium.com friendly environment, beautiful energy!... Ashby's a cool dude with great ears.

  16. Review by dante labelle
    by dante labelle

    the krematorium is one of the best studios i know and has one of the best engineer around. before and during and after fame mike ashby has to be the one to mix and engineer my hits i wouldn't settle for less. if you really are serious and passionate about your sound and your music and if its important that your music is A1 mike ashby is your guy!!!

  17. Review by Danny
    by Danny

    We worked with michael in a refugee project called "Forgotten People" and his Proffessionalism and sound was impeccable. Not only do you get a great sound from his studio but you also get in time that you need. Michael is both a humanitarian at heart as well as a great producer. The directions were given over Skype from London England to his studio

  18. Review by MICHE
    by MICHE

    Working with Michael Ashby is always a pleasure he is extremely professional and knows exactly what he's doing on the boards Thank You for bringing my songs to life


  19. Review by Kaotik
    by Kaotik

    One of a kind producer !!!!!!

  20. Review by kt
    by kt

    the energy in mikes studio is relaxing making it easy for me to get in the zone. he always has his own creative input to help bring my visions to life making my vocals sound 100x better than I had anticipated. i continue to work with mike because he always puts his best foot forward taking pride in his work, a quality i greatly admire in someone!

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After a completed mix you get a TV Track, Acapella, Instrumental and up to 5 revisions for FREE! =)

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  • API
  • Chandler
  • DBX
  • Neve
  • Lauten Audio
  • Miktek
  • Focal
  • Yamaha
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  • Pro Tools
  • Celemony Melodyne
  • Antares Auto-tune
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  • Sonnox Oxford
  • Fab-Filter
  • iZotope Ozone
  • Plugin Alliance
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  • Featured in Billboard!Feb 26, 2016

    One of my many clients featured in Billboard Magazine “emerging artists” Melissa B! @melissablive a @GMAMusicAwards Gold Medal Winner. THIS Feb. 26th edition!