I’ve used the Magnum-K units on every record I’ve mastered since I’ve owned them. It works perfectly to suck any harshness out of a mix without dulling it, and it’s become an essential part of my mastering chain.
Pete Lyman is a GRAMMY-winning mastering engineer, and owner of Infrasonic Mastering, an audio and vinyl mastering studio with locations in Los Angeles, CA, Oakland CA and Nashville, TN. He has mastered Grammy-award winning and Grammy-nominated albums for Chris Stapleton, Jason Isbell, Brandi Carlile, Sturgill Simpson, John Prine, Weezer, Panic! At the Disco and more.
In 2005, Lyman opened Infrasonic Los Angeles, a custom-built mastering facility in Echo Park. He has since opened additional studio facilities in Nashville, TN and Oakland, CA. Infrasonic Nashville is now home to Pete’s custom mastering suite, and his 1956 Neumann AM-32B cutting lathe.