New York

The Ranch Mastering Studio

The Scoop

The Ranch, located in Beacon NY, is home to mastering engineer Matthew Agoglia. Designed by Fran Manzella, it features top-level gear and great ears. Matthew brings his vast experience gained as senior mastering engineer at Masterdisk to each project.

Services: Mastering,
ROOM RATES with ENGINEER (hourly): Contact for Rates
Clients/Credits: Emmylou Harris, James Taylor, Willis Earl Beal, Sleeper Agent, Divine Fits, Spoon, Joywave, Ratking, Salim Nourallah, Island Head, Jihae, Rouge Wave, Gorillaz, The Mars Volta, Wavves, Marlon Roudette, Cerebral Ballzy, The Tall Pines, Arctic Monkeys --- see website for more
Key Staff / In-House or Associated Talent: Matthew Agoglia- Mastering Engineer, Chris Dell'Olio, Manager
Special Features: Dedicated mastering studio


Consoles, DAWs, Tape Machines: Dangerous Music Master Console and Monitor
Outboard Gear: GML 9500 equalizer, Sontec 250EX equalizer, Focusrite Red 3 compressor, Z-sys ZQ-2 digital equalizer, Waves L2 limiter, Weiss DS1 digital compressor/desser, Z-sys 16x16 digital router, Antelope Audio OCX digital clock, Forssell Audio MADA-2 AD and DA converter.
Monitoring: ATC SCM100 speakers
Software: Sequoia 12, Pro-Tools HD, UAD-2 accelerator card