The advice from most is to not have any effects on your master channel when mixing. However, Rich Tozzoli breaks away from convention to explore how a mastering chain can help your mixes.  

The Basics 

The Tools 

Brainworx bx_digital V3

Not One but Two 

Manley Passive EQ from UAD 

Compress Time 

Vertigo VSC-2

No Limits

Sonnox Oxford Limiter

Last but Not Least

Massey L2007

One Tool or Several

Final Thoughts

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Grammy-nominated Producer/mixer/engineer/composer Rich Tozzoli has worked with such artists as Al DiMeola, Ace Frehley and more. Also specializing in 5.1 Surround Sound production, he has mixed DVD’s and/or HD Television broadcasts for the likes of David Bowie, Hall & Oates and Blue Oyster Cult. Also a lifelong guitarist, his music c... Read More


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