I am an independent and D.I.Y. artist myself. I understand cost constraints and try to keep my rates as reasonable as possible I am always willing to work something out for all situations and means.

My lead time is usually two to three weeks.

Below are my rates.


Mastering includes:

High resolution 24bit wave / 16bit wave / MP3 / AAC digital release masters and Vinyl / Cassette / CD DDP pre-masters prepared for delivery to the lacquer cutter / replicators.

7″/EP/One Sided Cassette – £18 a song up to £72 maximum charge

approximately 3-9 minutes

10″/12″ EP/One or Two Sided Cassette EP – £18 a song up to £108 maximum charge

approximately 10-24 minutes

CD/LP/Cassette – £18 per song £90 minimum,  £180 maximum charge

approximately 25-45 minutes

Everything else – £18 per song.

Restoration work may entail a 10% surcharge depending on how difficult the material is.

Includes revisions based on specific written request.

If songs are very short or there are special circumstances then contact me for a quote.

One CDR if needed (post not included).

Mixing – £25 a song.

(Discount for bulk projects – contact me).

If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact me at NLBFMastering@hotmail.com

Special deals for ongoing work with Independent Labels.