Mastering

As a mastering engineer, Nick Landis is credited on over 3,000 projects.  Using the finest analog equipment and state of the art digital processors, Nick meticulously guides artists, producers and engineers through the final steps in creating an album.  For over a decade, Nick has been the engineer for Studio B at Terra Nova Digital Audio, Inc.  Terra Nova was the first mastering studio in Austin, TX and continues to be the premier dedicated mastering facility in Texas.

Booking a Session

I'd be happy to directly answer your questions about booking a session.  eMail me NickLandis@NickLandis.com.  You can also contact Terra Nova and book a session directly through the studio.

Equipment List

  • Analog Processing
    • Rupert Neve Designs Portico II Master Buss Processor
    • Manley Stereo "Variable-Mu" Limiter Compressor
    • Avalon AD2055 Pure Class A Equalizer
    • GML 8200 Parametric Equalizer Series II
    • Custom commissioned Heat Audio Tilt EQ
    • Custom commissioned Heat Audio Variable Elliptical Filter
  • Digital Processing
    • Z-Sys z-q1 stereo digital parametric equalizer
    • Z-Sys z16.16 digital detangler
    • Waves L2 Ultramaximizer
  • Converters
    • Benchmark DAC1
    • Lavry Engineering 4496 (Lavry Blue)
      • Lavry Engineering M*AD-824
      • Lavry Engineering M*DA 824
    • Lucid Technology DA9624
    • Apogee PSX-100
  • Computers and Interfaces
    • Apple Mac Pro Tower
    • Lynx AES16e
  • Digital Playback/Recorders
    • Alesis Masterlink ML-9600
    • Denon DN-C615
    • Pioneer DV-563A
    • Tascam DA-45HR
    • Disc Burners by Plextor
  • Analog Playback
    • Sony/MCI JH110C (1/2” & 1/4” stereo) with Blevins Audio Mods
    • Ampex ATR-700 (1/4" - 1/4 Track)
    • Studer B67 (1/4" stereo)
    • Micro Seki DDX-1000
      • Rotel RQ-9708X
      • Audio Technica PEQ3
    • Nakamichi MR-1
  • Monitor System
    • Paradigm Reference Studio 100 V2
    • Bryston 4B-SST
    • Bryston BP25
    • Genelec S30nf
  • Digital Audio Workstations
    • Avid Pro Tools
    • DSP Quattro
    • Sonoris DDP_Creator
    • Steinberg Wavelab
    • Sonic Solutions PMCD
    • Sonic DDP
    • WaveBurner Pro
    • Apple Logic
    • Peak Pro
  • Other programs
    • Audiophile Engineering Sample Manager
    • Shirt Pocket SuperDuper!
    • Jaikoz
    • DVD Studio Pro
    • Disc Welder Bronze
    • Roxio Toast, Jam, Popcorn
  • Miscellaneous
    • Cables by: Monster, Apogee & Mogami
    • Plugins by: PSP, Waves, Flux, Brainworx, & iZotope
    • Power conditioning by: Furman, Monster & APC
  • Studio Design
    • 386 sq. ft. Tuned Room
    • RPG Diffusers
    • Custom Studio Acoustics by Bill Johnson
    • Custom Acoustics Trim by Gilbert Designs