Ian Sefchick: Cutting Vinyl, Shaping Sound, and the Magic Death Eye
This week's guest is Grammy nominated mastering engineer and audio equipment designer Ian Sefchick. Ian builds one of the most sought after boutique tube compressors in the audio industry under the unusual company name Magic Death Eye. He has also become a go to vinyl cutting engineer for some of the top producers in the world. We chat about the various hats he's worn in the music industry, the value of having multiple skillsets, and how understanding electronics can empower creativity in the studio.
In this episode, we'll dig in on...
Mastering for vinyl
Organically building a brand
Diversifying your skills and income
Building your own gear
Hard work puts you in a position to experience "luck"