Andrew Byrom has spent over 15 years in the audio industry. Graduating in 2008 from the Institute of Production and Recording in beautiful downtown Minneapolis Minnesota. Graduating at the top of his class with a B.A. in Audio Engineering and a 210M Pro Tools Certification. Over the next several years he continued recording and mixing throughout several major studios in Minnesota Including The Terrarium, Prince’s Paisley Park and Master Mix Studios.
Moving towards Mastering became a natural transition as the changing music scene began its multi platform playback formats from online streaming sites such as iTunes and Spotify, the demand for Meta Data, home stereo systems, movie theater and live sound systems, mp3 players and small bluetooth portable devices. Andrew built up a vast knowledge and understanding of the requirements for music to sound at its peak performance no mater the listening environment.
At Rarefaction Mastering we have the ears and tools to provide music at its best. Using a plethora of processors both analog and digital we can enhance your music with Clarity, Detail, Punch and Power. Check for problems arrived during recording and mixing such as distortion, phase issues, pops or unwanted background noise. Stereo width correction or adjust uneven frequencies and volumes in the stereo field.
I provide all formats for online distribution and playback and if requested, adhere to all LUFS (Volume) standards. We are also an authorized mastering house for officially stamped Mastered for iTunes "Apple Digital Masters
An avid member in the Audio Engineering Society for 10+ years as well as the creator of the 2nd largest Mastering Group on Facebook... Mastering Nerdz.