MIAMI, FL (MASTER HOUSE STUDIOS) - And the Premios Gardel for Mejor Album Artista Femenino (Best Album Female Artist) goes to - Marcela Morelo. In that moment, Jose Blanco who mastered the record at his Master House Studios knew he was a winner, too.
The night of April 5, 2006 kept getting better. When Axel was awarded a Premios Gardel for Mejor Album Artista Romantico/Melodico (Best Album Romantic/Melodic Artist), also mastered by Jose Blanco at Master House Studios, his already smiling face started beaming.
'It's been a great year for us with 2 Grammy and 6 Latin Grammy nominations,' said an elated Blanco.
'Also being nominated outside of the U.S. in a large market such as Argentina is very rewarding' Blanco, who owns and manages Master House Studios, located in Miami, Florida - the Latin music capital of the world - was also the mastering engineer for two other Premios Gardel A La Musica 2006, the Argentine equivalent to the American Grammy Awards, nominated projects: Los Pericos - Mejor Album Grupo de Rock (Best Album Rock Band); and Los Pericos - Ingenieria De Grabacion/Mezcla y Masterizacion (Best Engineered Album).
In January 2006, Blanco was honored for his mastering work on two Grammy nominations: Best Salsa/Merengue Album - Tito Nieves' Fabricando Fantasias (SGZ Entertainment) and Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album - Tropicana All Stars with Israel Kantor's, Tradición (Regu Records Corp.). In addition, Jose Blanco's mastering work was recognized on five projects nominated for Latin Grammy awards including the aforementioned Best Traditional Tropical Album - Tropicana All Stars: Best Male Pop Vocal Album - Franco De Vita; Best Merengue Album - Kinito Mendez; Best Contemporary Tropical Album - Bacha; and Best New Artist - Ilona. A sixth nomination was for Best Salsa Album - Oscar D'Leon, which was recorded at Master House Studios by engineer Carlos Santos.
'We're (Master House) proud of the reputation we have earned as a professionally run, cutting edge facility offering the latest and best equipment and highly regarded engineers,' said Blanco. 'With the addition of these Premios Gardel awards to our collection, we hope to capture the attention of even more industry leaders.'
Many artists have chosen Master House for recording, mixing and/or mastering their music. Recently, Master House has worked on projects for the internationally renowned Puerto Rican heart throb Chayanne; Mexican pop sensation Christian Castro, Belanova; Los Pericos, Franco De Vita and sexy pop star Pilar Montenegro. The engineers at Master House Studios have also worked with some of the worlds most recognizable music icons including Madonna, Prince, Aerosmith, Collective Soul and TLC. Master House Studios' engineers have been involved in many gold and platinum certifications as well as Grammy, Latin Grammy and Premios Gardel awards and nominations for their mastering work.
Master House Studios is a multi-room facility located in Miami, Florida that provides a wide variety of services including recording, mixing, audio mastering, album compilation and assembly, audio restoration, digital editing, audio for video, CD duplication and audio file conversions. The Studio is one of very few facilities that can create a full production - everything from recording to mixing to mastering. The mastering studio is a state of the art facility with a reputation of having the highest sound quality and professional service. Master House is among the top choices for record labels, producers and artists from the United States, Mexico, Central America and South America.
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