Year / Date of Issue: 08.2021
Developer: IK Multimedia
Developer site: ikmultimedia
Format: STANDALONE, VST, VST3, AAX, AU
Bit depth: 64bit
System requirements: Windows® (64-bit)
Minimal: Intel® Core ™ 2 Duo or AMD Athlon ™ 64 X2, 4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested), Windows® 7, Windows® 8 or Windows® 10. Requires an ASIO compatible sound card.
Minimal: Intel® Core ™ 2 Duo, 4 GB of RAM (8 GB suggested), Mac OS X 10.7 or later.
Description: Master your music with secret techniques, workflow and world renowned Lurssen Mastering know-how
The Lurssen Mastering Console is a groundbreaking new mastering tool for iPhone, iPad or Mac / PC that puts a wealth of professional mastering experiences at your fingertips.
Formed by collaboration between mastering engineers Gavin Lurssen and Ruben Cohen from multiple Grammy-winning Lurssen Mastering, Inc. from Los Angeles, the Lurssen Mastering Console gives you complete control in the studio with all the secret tools, settings and techniques that have made Lurssen sound desirable to top-tier artists and producers.
He faithfully recreates Lurssen’s philosophy of mastering: “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” With it, you’ll get one of the best mastering chains built and tweaked by Gavin and his team to reflect the settings they use in the studio when mastering hip-hop, rock, pop and other genres. Thanks to the Lurssen Mastering Console, you now have the ability to make a professional-sounding master, whether you’re in the studio or on the go.
Lurssen Mastering Console is a completely new approach to digital audio mastering. It provides complete emulation of the entire processing chain used by world renowned mastering engineers Gavin Lurssen and Ruben Cohen and their team. This circuit includes tube equalizers, solid state equalizers, limiters, de-essers, and solid state compressors. The modeling of this chain reflects their “whole chain philosophy”.
The Lurssen Mastering Console models and recreates the interactions between the individual processors in the chain right down to the actual hardware wiring. This approach actually gives you access to decades of wealth of knowledge in the form of workflow secrets, special techniques, signal circuits, and technical know-how.
When you’re mastering, you need your audio to sound good on a variety of different speakers and systems, from car radios to home hi-fi systems, from iPods to club gear. The Lurssen Mastering Console helps you achieve consistently great sounding results because it allows you to showcase your projects on a wide variety of sound systems thanks to its iPhone / iPad version. Now you can take your projects with you everywhere and hear exactly how they sound in real life.
Great results are easy with the Lurssen Mastering Console. You are provided with 30 unique mastering templates called “Styles” that adapt the processing chain for hip-hop, hard rock, heavy metal, country, america and many other genres of music. These templates eliminate all the hard work in the mastering process; Gavin and his team have tweaked everything for you from the signal path to the individual settings for each processor. All you have to do is upload a track, choose a template, and you’re ready to start mastering. In other words, the Lurssen Mastering Console can help you achieve amazing professional results, even if a trip to Lurssen Mastering Los Angeles is out of your budget.
Created in collaboration with mastering engineers Gavin Lurssen, Ruben Cohen and the multiple Grammy-winning Lurssen Mastering, Inc. team.
Reproduces Lurssen’s unique Mastering philosophy, studio workflow and signal chain faithfully
Separate versions for iPhone / iPad and Mac / PC
Mac / PC version works as a standalone application or as a plugin for your workstation
30 ready-made “Styles” created by Gavin Lurssen and the team that reproduce the settings and equipment used to master pop, hip-hop, rock and more
3 easy-to-use displays: Studio with controls, Wave with waveform and Chain for individual processors
Input Drive Knob
5-band fixed frequency equalizer
PUSH knob for easily boosting selected parts of a song by evenly adjusting the EQ
Full automation of audio content adjustment
Input Drive knob for stereo balance settings
Assignable VU Input / Process Measurement
Monitoring capability Stereo / Mono
88.2 / 96 kHz DSP processing
Importing Audio from iPhone / iPad Music Library
Resizing interface (Mac / PC version)
Full-featured modes available through in-app purchases: Play / Process and HD Engine (for iPhone / iPad version)
Project file compatibility between Mac / PC and iPhone / iPad