Alex Picciafuochi Mastering

Mixing Mastering Productions 📀

486 Reviews (453 Verified)
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Drumcode, Suara, Luca Agnelli - Caneschi, Revealed - Satoshi Tomiie - Robert Miles - Claudio Coccoluto - Nervous Rec.JAM Records. Sony, Universal, Warner, Kontor, Alex Neri (Planet Funk), Etruria, TheDub, Feiyr DANCE ALL DAY Price List: Stereo Master $30 / Stems Master $60 / Mixing $150

Drumcode Rec, Suara Music, Moby Official Remix by Luca Agnelli, Etruria Beat. Caneschi (Revealed). Satoshi Tomiie. Robert Miles: "Dreamland" and "The Best Of Robert Miles" Remastered for CD, Digital and Vinyl. Nervous Records.
Kontor Rec., Warner Music, Sony Music, Universal Music. Claudio Coccoluto, The Dub. Alex Neri. Francesco Farfa. / DANCE ALL DAY Musicvertriebs GmbH-.
Composer Lounge, Chill Out. Soundtracks, Game Audio. Producer and Remixer of Electronic Dance Music: as Rainbox / Canesk & Rainbox.

Price List:
Stereo Mastering (1 / 2 Stems) $ 30
Stem Mastering (Up to 8/10 Stems) $ 60
Mixing $ 150
Mixing and Mastering $ 180
Processed stems in return require an additional $3 for each stem
Discounts for regular customers and quantities
My DAW's Sessions Mixed will not sent to the customers

Mixing and Mastering Engineer since 1984
PrismSound Orpheus, Genelec 8040, Yamaha NS-10M Pro, Yamaha NS-40M Studio, Yamaha MSP 7, Focal CMS 50, Kef LS50, Beyerdynamic DT 1990 Pro, UAD 2 Octo, Pro Tools 2023, Ableton Live Suite 11, Logic Pro X, Cubase 12 Pro, WaveLab Pro 11, PreSonus StudioOne Pro 6, iZotope RX10 Adv, Acustica-Audio, DMGAudio, Softube Weiss DS1MK3, TC Electronic MD4 HD, Leapwing DynOne v3, FabFilter, Flux Audio, NuGenAudio, UAD, Plugin-Alliance, Sonnox, etc.

Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.

486 Reviews - 95 Repeat Clients

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  1. Review by Frederick K.

    Great and fast work as always! Alex is the best :)

  2. Review by Olivier B.

    Hey there! I just wanted to take a moment to give a shoutout to Alex for doing such an amazing job with the mastering. The sound quality is fantastic and I couldn't be happier with the final result. Alex's attention to detail and dedication to getting it just right really shines through in the finished product. So a big thank you to Alex for all of their hard work and expertise! Keep up the great work!

  3. Review by Moritz K.

    A pleasure every time. recommend!

  4. Review by crémoët

    Professional, helpful and patient. Thank you for the great master.

  5. Review by Christian S.

    As always I loved to work with Alex, his masterings are awesome!

  6. Review by Harry V.

    Always here on time and with great sense of sound and with great plugins. Thank you Alex!

  7. Review by James M.

    Great communication with Alex throughout a mix down. He understood where the mix was going and got it to a new level ready for release.

  8. Review by Oscar P.


  9. Review by Christian S.

    As always a great result, nice communication and an awesome process!

  10. Review by Vlastakis

    Very talented and experienced, Alex gives me always the best results. And so kind person.

  11. Review by Nicola B.

    È sempre un piacere lavorare con Alex. Preciso, competente e professionale. Top.

  12. Review by yiteng w.

    Nice people, nice work!

  13. Review by Donald
    by Donald

    Really enjoyed working with Alex mastering my track.

    Communication was excellent, and Alex provided lots of great insight.

    Looking forward to working with Alex again!

  14. Review by Waldek J.

    Quick, professional, and responsive - another great collaboration with Alex!

  15. Review by mattia t.

    Alex is a real qualified sound engineer, he can help you to achieve a professional sound!
    Top service 🔥

  16. Review by David B.

    Great Job as always. Happy to work with an engineer who understands the track and takes a custom made approach for every each project.

  17. Review by Connor I.

    Quick response. Friendly. Great quality. 10/10

  18. Review by Giovanni Traverso

    Feeling at home working with Alex...thanks a lot for another perfect mastering

  19. Review by Shari L.

    Super lovely person and extremely quick and professional. Really loved the outcome. Highly recommended :)

  20. Review by Alex Ocampo

    “Mr P” is simply AWSOME, he is super commited and professional, you will get exactly what you asked for and even more, recommended 500%

Interview with Alex Picciafuochi Mastering

  1. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  2. A: I am honoured to have been chosen by artists such as Luca Agnelli (Drumcode) and Claudio Coccoluto and to have been able to remaster the album Dreamland and a collection of the best hits by the late Robert Miles.

  3. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  4. A: I optimize the mixing of Luca Agnelli for his releases on Drumcode, Suara, Etruria, etc.. I'm the sound manager of many record labels. I'm checking all the new Caneschi's releases. Some Singer Albums and some Jazz album stem mastering

  5. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  6. A: Leave some empty space both at the beginning (to preserve the initial transients) and at the end (to let the long reverb tail decays naturally) of your track. I work in my studio from Saturday to Tuesday, so if you send me the tracks on Saturday or Sunday you will have them probably by Tuesday. In some urgent cases I can also do them for the next day. I can make discounts for more than 4 tracks or for continuous work or if you become a repeat customer. I also grant a discount in case of subscription with advance payment. If you can export 32bit tracks I don't care about the headroom, this is because, thanks to that format. the dynamic range is almost unlimited. I am concerned that they are not already over-compressed, I need an RMS at least of -8dB, better if -10dB. On the Master Channel you can leave the EQs and Compressors that characterise, in the way you like, the track. You will have back Wav file at 16bit suitable for the digital distribution but, if you request it, also a 24 bit and / or MP3. Certainly if there are aspects of my mastering that do not satisfy you, you will report what you don't like and we will find a way to solve together. Furthermore if you have reference tracks to which your tracks must look like, please give them to me.

  7. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  8. A: Conor Dalton, from Glowcast Audio Mastering, mastered 2 of my mixes in a really good way!

  9. Q: How would you describe your style?

  10. A: Mine is a powerful sound, with low clean and steady frequencies, high crystalline but not annoying frequencies, a dynamic, transparent and balanced result in the whole spectrum.

  11. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  12. A: Peter Gabriel for the sound research, Daft Punk for the groove, Lady Gaga for the Voice.

  13. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  14. A: I love excellent recordings, regardless of the musical genre. I've been playing keyboards since I was 5 years old, I grew up listening to all kinds of music, at 13 I was already passionate about Hi-Fi, I always listened to recordings in high definition for audiophiles. My references as Sound Engineers was Bob Katz, Alan Parsons, Trevor Horn. My references as Records was from Pink Floyd The Dark Side Of The Moon, Grace Jones Slave to the Rhythm, Alan Parsons Project, Steely Dan, Donald Fagen, Daft Punk, Peter Gabriel, Sheffield Lab Recordings, Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab Original Master Recordings, etc.

  15. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  16. A: Some musical genres need analog or analog-simulated treatments, others digital, because they are born from the peculiarities of numerical technologies.

  17. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  18. A: I will always give my best but I can not do the impossible.

  19. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  20. A: I like challenges, make something sound like the required reference.

  21. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  22. A: Q: In which format do you need the song and how will it be completed? A: I need the files in WAV, AIF or BWF at the same sampling frequency used in your working session, for example 44.1, 48, 88.2, 96 kHz etc., and with a resolution of at least 24 bit thanks.

  23. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  24. A: We fix it the mix :)

  25. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  26. A: Do you need a tuning of the sound of your track or do you need a more creative intervention that improves the sounds for the chosen musical genre?

  27. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  28. A: 1) Solar cell panel. 2) Satellite internet connection. 3) MacBook Pro with my audio softwares. 4) Good USB digital studio monitors. 5) USB Master keyboard.

  29. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  30. A: I started playing keyboards at the age of 5, at 12 I became an audiophile, at 19 I bought my first synthesizer, I studied a lot and experimented even more.

  31. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  32. A: First of all, it should not leave you indifferent, it must leave you speechless, and give you what the musical genre wants to communicate

  33. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  34. A: As an Engineer: Mixing, Mastering, Stem Mastering, General Optimising, Sound Designing. As a Producer: adding productions if needed, composing, songwriting, arranging and producing many genres of music, from House, Electro, EDM, Future House, Progressive House, Techno, Tech House to Lounge, Chill-Out, Games Music and so on.

  35. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  36. A: Mainly electronic music genres.

  37. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  38. A: Being both a musician and a composer, a producer, an audiophile and an audio engineer, It makes everything clearer to me

  39. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  40. A: The core of my studio is the Prism Sound Orpheus mastering grade audio card. I use both Apple Mac OSX and PC Windows platforms with the best and most popular DAW and Audio Editors like: Pro Tools, Ableton, Logic Pro, Studio One Pro, WaveLab, Cubase, Samplitude, Reason, FL Studio, etc. powered by a incredible huge collection of the best and/or common plugins as: Accusonus, Acon Digital, Acustica-Audio, Antares, Blue Cat Audio, Brainworx, Elysia, Cableguys, D16 Group, DADA Life, DMGAudio, Eventide, Fab-Filter, Flux, HOFA, iZotope, Kazrog, Lexicon, LiquidSonics, MAAT, Melda Production, Native Instruments, Nu-Gen Audio, Plugin-Alliance, Slate Digital, Softube, Sonalksis, Sonarworks, Sonnox, SoundToys, TC Electronic, U-He, UAD, UVI, Vengeance, Voxengo, Waves, XLN, XFER Records and many more. Monitoring are from: Focal, Genelec, Yamaha, Kef, AKG studio and headphones monitors.

  41. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  42. A: Our ears become accustomed to the faulty sounds, do not forget to reset them frequently.

  43. Q: What's your typical work process?

  44. A: Inspiration is floating in the air, it's just a matter of listen to it, shape it creating the best sound.

Luca Agnelli / Caneschi

I was the Mixing and Mastering Eng in this production

Terms Of Service

8 Revisions allowed - Processed stems in return require an additional $3 for each stem

GenresSounds Like
  • Drumcode
  • Luca Agnelli
  • Revealed Recordings
Gear Highlights
  • Prism Orpheus
  • Genelec
  • Yamaha NS10M
  • Focal
  • Kef LS50
  • Beyerdynamic DT 1990 Pro
  • UAD 2 OCTO
  • Pro Tools
  • Ableton Live
  • Logic Pro X
  • WaveLab Pro
  • StudioOne Pro
  • iZotope RX10 Adv
  • Acustica Audio
  • Softube Weiss
  • TC Electronic
  • FabFilter
  • Flux
  • NuGen
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    Children (Dream Version)Fable (Message Version)FantasyaLandscapeIn My DreamsPrincess Of LightFable (Dream Version)In The DawnChildren (Original Version)Red ZoneOne And One Featuring – Maria Nayler4 Us

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    From 21st October 2015 I'm joining the team as mastering engineer

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