SafeandSound online mastering

DJ Dirty Law (Paris) ” Thanks for this mastering, I’ve been playing it all week on funktion1 system, sounds really nice, thanks !! “

1 Track £30.00 | 4 Track EP £90.00 | Album £210.00 (mix appraisal inclusive, if required)

Online mastering is convenient, cost effective and by choosing SafeandSound mastering you are choosing uncompromising quality, a highly experienced engineer (10 years solely mastering, 10 years professional sound engineering prior), high end analogue equipment and the best results for your music. Only choose an online mastering studio that shows pictures of their equipment ‘in situ’ and has an extensive client list. You will be pleased to learn our online mastering prices are as advertised and the services are dedicated to mastering online. (not supplementary to a mix studio). Sole income is derived from mastering music. We are based in London, UK and serve clients globally. Enjoy the site….

World class online mastering studio operated by an engineer who has recorded, Ronnie Wood (Rolling Stones), Craig David, Lemar, The Coral, The Hoosiers, Chick Corea and many others. SafeandSound mastering has a reputation for quality and many repeat clients. Barry Gardner has long term professional audio engineering experience and many clients.

Online mastering with us will ensure your music sounds the best it possibly can and will translate properly to all reproduction systems.You will receive the same high quality work as if you were attending the studio session and receive audio files for approval. New clients receive a free preview master (time permitting). We use the finest analogue and digital mastering tools available. Including PMC IB1S (large format loudspeakers with 10 inch drivers that go to 25Hz), MANLEY Massive Passive (Hardware), Crane Song Solaris Quantum DAC, HCL Vari Mu , Sontec custom analogue EQ, Summit Audio DCL 200. Our studio is fully acoustically treated with custom acoustic treatment tailored for the room for a neutral response.

Clients list and testimonials

I can master all genres of music and offera free inclusive mix appraisal if requested. For CD release I can provide DDP’s. My mastering will incorporate enhancements to the audio based on the genre of music and any input from the client. The goal of online mastering is improving clarity, punch, depth and ensuring the master files are glitch free. Please read the Mastering FAQ page as it contains a wealth of relevant information.

Send your track using and use email address : (at being @) Please enter some details in the message box. Being an online mastering studio does not mean we do not want to hear from you so why not call 07810 271371 for a friendly chat about your online mastering project. When you prepare for mastering please ensure that the mix you have made is the very best you can do (24 bit, no limiter, no clipping). If you plan to release specifically for streaming services please let me know. At this time streaming services utilize volume normalization and this can be taken into consideration. SafeandSound online mastering studio will be a valuable partner in your musical pursuits, ensuring world class results adding quality and value to your music.

Click here for our FAQ page with lots of info on mastering preparation and free preview :

Mastering frequently asked questions

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SafeandSound online mastering has the capability to turn good mixes into great masters. Using high quality loudspeakers, high end analogue equipment, superb clarity DA and AD conversion, ear selected digital tools and a full acoustically treated room your music will get the specific attention it deserves. The studio has no less than 28 bass traps producing an accurate and defined bass response. The detail and clarity produced by the PMC IB1S, Crane Song Quantam DAC and Hypex amplification means I can hear it all ! There is a sole engineer and your track will be mastered by myself Barry Gardner, no trainee engineers. I offer a free mastering preview (time permitting). I aim to compete against much costlier mastering services on skill, equipment, pricing and sound quality. Payments can be made by Paypal on the page called pricing and payment.


Online mastering uk contact Tel: 00 44 (0)7810271371

Operated by mastering engineer Barry Gardner in the United Kingdom.