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Colorful, diverse and uplifting – with his album ‘Alive: My Soundtrack’ superstar violinist David Garrett brings joy and hope into these challenging times. The album was mixed by Ronald Prent and mastered by Darcy Proper in our studio. #davidgarrett #sparkingjoy #valhallastudiosnewyork  #ronaldprent #darcyproper Photo courtesy of David Garrett Facebook....
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Did you know that Valhalla Studio New York’s Head Recording and Mixing Engineer, Ronald Prent, won the 2003 Surround Music Award for mixing “So Glad You Made It” of Dutch rock band KANE. The Surround Music Awards honor those who have excelled in multichannel music recording and mixing throughout the year. Previous winners include #queen,......
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Today we honor Peter Maffay, legendary German rock musician, composer, creator of the beloved fairy tale dragon #Tabaluga, actor, philanthropist… we could go on. Peter is a long-time client of both Ronald Prent and Darcy Proper and truly a legend. Check out “Erinnerungen 2 – Die stärksten Balladen” mastered by Darcy HERE. #PeterMaffay #Erinnerungen2 #DarcyProper #valhallastudiosnewyork......
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“The art of jazz would seem to be a mystery to most, and at the same time, a language understood by many.” wrote Paul Rauch in his review of Alain Mallet’s “A Wake Of Sorrows Engulfed In Rage”.   Pianist/composer Mallet mixed this album with the legendary Elliot Scheiner and it was mastered in Stereo and 5.1 Surround at......
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Typhoon (Glenn de Randamie, 6 August 1984) is a Dutch hip-hop musician who reveals his heart and soul with his honest and sincere lyrics. In addition to being an artist, Typhoon is a speaker, teacher, inspirational speaker, philosopher, brother, uncle, actor, Edison Award winner and entrepreneur. Everything with the same amount of “lobi” (love), passion......
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Skillfully mixing elements of pop, folk, reggae and hiphop into soulful, sun-soaked songs. That’s the magic of Dutch band Jack and the Weatherman. Check out the band’s single “Closer”, mastered by Darcy Proper at Valhalla Studios New York. #jackandtheweatherman #closer #valhallastudiosnewyork #DarcyProper #mastering Photo courtesy of Jack and the Weatherman (Facebook)...
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Let’s start the week with Italian multi talent Silvia Nair. This incredible vocalist has a 4-octave range, plays piano and keyboards and is a songwriter and film composer! Check out “Mi troverai sempre qui”, her duet with Vittorio Grigolo and special guest David Garrett. The single is featured on Silvia’s new album “Luci e Ombre”......
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We’re starting our twelve-month project recap with the single “Caroline” by Nambyar, an Alternative R&B artist based in Amsterdam. Mastered by Darcy Proper at Valhalla Studios New York Enjoy! Visit valhallastudiosny.com and follow us for constant updates on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter.   Photo courtesy of Nambyar Facebook page...
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VALHALLA STUDIOS NEW YORK Looks Back At Eventful First Year Twelve months have passed since VALHALLA STUDIOS NEW YORK opened its gates to artists and producers all over the world. Previously exclusively utilized by multi-million record selling rock/metal legends MANOWAR, the studio – owned by the band’s founder/bassist/producer Joey DeMaio – meanwhile offers uniquely pure......
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“To not get lost in the future, you must know your past, right?” We are excited to share the video for Nynke Laverman’s newly-released single, “Your Ancestor”, which is part of Nynke’s beautiful and thought-provoking new album “Plant”.  “Plant” was mastered by Darcy here at Valhalla Studios New York and is due for release on November......
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Valhalla Studio New York’s Darcy Proper is one of the international judges for Reeperbahn Festival hosted #AnchorAwards this year. For those that don’t know it yet, Reeperbahn Festival is an annual music festival in the city of Hamburg, Germany.  Like pretty much everything else, the festival is taking a different approach this year, allowing everyone to watch many great acts......
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Check out Blind Guardian’s performance for Wacken World Wide 2020. Remotely mixed across the Atlantic by Ronald Prent at Valhalla Studios New York. In a time when festival-goers can’t visit live events we are proud that we were part of this technical marvel that brought Wacken 2020 to the world.  A new option in live......
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Great first collaboration with Remote Recording Network, providing remote mixing for a unique new concert experience. More to come!    ...
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Very special collaboration with Remote Recording Network and Wacken World Wide to give the fans of Wacken Open Air their annual dose of metal in this unusual year #remotemixing #ronaldprent #valhallastudiosnewyork #dabei   🤘WACKEN WORLD WIDE IM KOSTENLOSEN LIVESTREAM🤘 Das Warten hat endlich ein Ende: Herzlich Willkommen zum digitalen Streamingspektakel Wacken World Wide, mit dem......
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For those who do not speak German here a translation of the in-depth 8-page article in German b2b magazine Medien Bulletin on the massive 8k video production of MANOWAR’s historic first ever live performance in Mexico, and its DVD/Blu-ray post production at Valhalla Studios New York. Original article starts on page 26 of the link.......
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