(PHARRELL WILLIAMS, BRUNO MARS, KID CUDI, INDIA.ARIE, EDWARD SHARPE AND THE MAGNETIC ZEROS, INCUBUS, SLUMDOG MILLIONAIRE, DESPICABLE ME, PITCH PERFECT)
In this episode of AFTER THE SESSION, Mastering Engineer REUBEN COHEN talks about working on “Happy” for Pharrell Williams, Slumdog Millionaire, Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, the team at Lurssen Mastering, his mentorship with Gavin, and his approach to working with artists. In addition, we also spend some time discussing signal flow and his approach to processing.
Also, If you haven’t yet, I recommend you check out ATS: Introduction to Season Zero. It’s short and helps frame up our plans for the podcast.
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