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Did you know…? The most successful Dutch singer ever in the Dutch Top 40, #DavinaMichelle and Belgian rapper #WoodieSmalls collaborated in creating the title theme for the return of the world-famous TV show ‘Big Brother’ to the Netherlands. The track was mixed by #RonaldPrent and mastered by #DarcyProper at #ValhallaStudiosNewYork....
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The fittingly titled ‘This Year Was Hard On Us’ by Luxembourg based artist Daniel Balthasar sums up how most of us feel about 2020. Coincidentally, this single, released on December 31 on the brink of the New Year, was the last project our amazing Mastering Engineer Darcy Proper completed in 2020. We look forward to more......
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  Check out this beautiful video for “Mi troverai sempre qui,” Silvia Nair’s duet with Vittorio Grigolo, featuring the participation of star violinist David Garrett’. The track is included on Silvia’s new album “Luci e Ombre” which was mastered in our studios by Darcy Proper....
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“The music is complex and at the same time surprisingly simple, a balance I tried to keep during the entire composition process,” says jazz and classical music pianist and composer Jef Neve, about his latest album “Mysterium”. Discover this artfully crafted musical exploration of the unknown, mastered by Darcy Proper at Valhalla Studios New York. #JefNeve......
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After winning the Belgian edition of “The Voice” rising artist Charlotte Foret aka Charles released her debut single “Wasted Time”. The track took off and became the most played song on many radio stations. Check out this song, mastered by Darcy Proper at Valhalla Studios New York #valhallastudiosnewyork #darcyproper #wastedtime #charles #thevoice        ...
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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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