Legendary producer Phil Ramone makes a visit to the Music Lab,
flanked by Dennis and his wife, Marianne.
Dennis Drake’s Music Lab is a full service audio mastering facility serving the recording industry since 1991. Utilizing the state-of-the-art Sonic Studio HD mastering workstation mated with vintage analog and tube gear, we specialize in audiophile mastering and are equipped to handle all analog and digital formats. Mastering of your music is the last creative step in the record-making process. Let us use our audio tools and experience to ensure that your album sounds competitive in the marketplace.
Chief Engineer/Owner Dennis Drake brings over 20 years of engineering experience to The Music Lab. Former Studio VP for Polygram Records and concert sound engineer for the Beach Boys, he has mastered hundreds of rock, pop, jazz, country and classical albums for companies such as Time-Life Music, Verve, Mercury, Polydor, Brunswick and Sony-BMG. This includes three GRAMMY Winners: “Eric Clapton’s “Crossroads”, James Brown’s “Startime” and “The Complete Charlie Parker on Verve”.
Dennis & Busta Rhymes working on a recent project together
Dennis with renowned singer/songwriter Jimmy Webb after a show at the Iridium, NYC
"Steve Forbert in the studio with Dennis working on releasing his albums on CD"
Dennis and Roy Zimmerman (R) after his recent show at the Cornelia Street Cafe NYC.
The Music Lab just finished mastering Roy's latest album, "Real American".