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Mastering Julian Lage’s Grammy Nominated “Modern Lore”

Mastering Julian Lage’s Grammy Nominated “Modern Lore” Julian Lage’s 2018 album release, “Modern Lore”, was mastered by Dan Millice, and has now been nominated for a GRAMMY Award!  “Modern Lore” was released on February 2nd, 2018 on Mack Avenue Records, and debuted at Number One on the Billboard Jazz Albums Chart. Julian’s album is nominated in […]

Mastering Casanova “Set Trippin”

Mastering Casanova “Set Trippin”   Casanova is Roc Nation’s most exciting new rap artist out right now.  A native of Brooklyn, NY, Casanova has a hard street edged and energetic sound.  My first time working with Casanova at Engine Room was mastering a record called “Don’t Run”.  Months later I mastered “Line Me”.  And prior […]

Mastering CJ Fly’s FLYTRAP

Mastering CJ Fly’s FLYTRAP Mixed by Sal Gallassio (@Sal617) Mastered by Dan Millice at Engine Room Audio, NYC Available now via PRO ERA RECORDS Here is the video for the first single off ‘FLYTRAP’ called “Now You Know” (Produced by Matt Noble) Directed by Andrew Pulaski  Listen to the entire album below (via Tidal)

Mastering French Montana (feat. Kodak Black) – “Lockjaw” – Gold Certified by RIAA

Mixed by Anthony (@AntMixedIt) Daniel Mastered by Dan Millice French Montana’s “Lockjaw” (released February of 2016) was arguably one of the biggest songs of the year in 2016 – recently certified Gold by the Recording Industry Association of America on December 12, 2016. Congratulations French, Kodak, Bad Boy, Epic, and everyone involved. Full article (via […]

Al Green Mastered For iTunes

Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” is easily one of the Reverend’s most popular and recognized bodies of work.  Released in the January of 1972 on Hi Records, it went to #1 on the Soul Albums Chart (now known as the R&B/Hip-Hop Albums Chart) where it stayed for 10 weeks straight.  “Let’s Stay Together” (the single) […]

Mastering Nels Cline and Julian Lage

Mastering Nels Cline and Julian Lage new album “room” On November 25, 2014, Nels Cline and Julian Lage released their debut duo album, “room”.  The entire album was recorded live to tape at the world-famous Sear Sound in New York City this past spring by Chris Allen.  Mack Avenue has put the album out on […]

Mastering Invisible Familiars’ “Disturbing Wildlife”

Mastering Invisible Familiars’ “Disturbing Wildlife” I was riding the Manhattan bound J-Train to the Engine Room one day, late in 2013, when I was approached by Jared Samuel (Invisible Familiars) who inquired about my “Dan Millice Mastering” tee shirt.  It was some sort of divine-musical-magic that we crossed paths that day on the J-Train.  Months later, I […]

Mastering Island Twins “Spanish Blood”

Mastering Island Twins “Spanish Blood” I recently mastered Island Twins new album, “Spanish Blood”.  Island Twins is a New York-based rock band with an alternative-fuzz-pop influence.  The band is made up of siblings, Meagan Brauer (Bass/Vox) and Erik Brauer (Guitar/Vox).  Their previous (debut) album was done entirely in the band’s basement at home.  For this album, […]

Mastering Ben Rector’s “Newy Lewis And The Hues”

Mastering Ben Rector’s “Newy Lewis And The Hues” – Ben Rector took a brief break from songwriting recently to fulfill another dream of becoming the world’s greatest one man Huey Lewis and the News cover band.  Ben recorded and sang all of the parts at Blackwatch Studios in Norman, Oklahoma with Chad Copelin (Producer/Engineer).  They went […]

Mastering Benja Unlimited

You may have heard him performing on the subway platform or maybe you caught him playing a set at SOB’s or Piano’s in downtown Manhattan.  Benja Lyman is a performing, songwriting musician and artist living in NYC.  A native of Tulsa, Oklahoma, Benja’s music is a nice blend of melodies, beats and singing.  He wrote […]