Nicholas Di Lorenzo: Loudness with Intention and Mastering the Client Experience - Progressions: Success in the Music Industry

Episode 64

Published on:

12th Apr 2022

Nicholas Di Lorenzo: Loudness with Intention and Mastering the Client Experience

Today’s guest is mixing and mastering engineer Nicholas Di Lorenzo. Nicholas is the owner and operator of Panorama Mastering in Melbourne, Australia. Since opening the studio 6 years ago Panorama has been involved in over 3000 projects, including artists such as Tentendo, Ava King, and Dugong Jr. As well as labels and publishing companies like Universal Music Group and Sony ATV. We have a great chat about loudness target myths, how to build a client roster, the importance of mental health awareness in the music industry.

In this episode we'll dig in on...

  • Mastering in Pro Tools
  • Non-Traditional studio models
  • The future of file delivery
  • Building a team that facilitates a great experience for clients
  • How to build a new client roster
  • 3 am gym sessions
  • Frictionless content creation
  • Client feedback
  • The Melbourne studio scene
  • Logic vs Pro Tools for editing and mixing
  • Recognizing the reality of the music industry
  • Social media as a creative outlet

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Guest: Nicholas Di Lorenzo

Host: Travis Ference

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Progressions: Success in the Music Industry
Host Travis Ference chats with music producers, engineers, mixers, artists, musicians, and songwriters about the tips, tricks, mindsets, and ideas that helped them define their careers.
Insightful conversations about building and maintaining a fulfilling and successful career in the music industry. Music producers, engineers, mixers, artists, songwriters, musicians, composers and various other audio professionals sit down and share the tips, tricks, mindsets and ideas that helped them define their careers.

Created and hosted by Grammy nominated recording and mixing engineer Travis Ference, Progressions: Success in the Music Industry is inspired by the journey of his career so far. Travis is determined to set the next generation of music creators up with the tools they need to define their own success and live a happy, healthy, and prosperous career in the music business.

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Travis Ference

Travis Ference is a Grammy nominated mixer, producer, and recording engineer based out of Los Angeles, CA. With over a decade of experience in the music business he has worked on multiple #1 albums, several top 10's, numerous RIAA platinum and gold certified records, as well as hit TV shows and blockbuster films. His work can be heard on more than 15 million albums sold and billions streams worldwide.

The inspiration for his podcast came from his journey over the last 5 years to redefine what success is for him, to take control of his time, and to ultimately live the life he wants while making the records he loves.