ABOUT: Craig Bauer
Craig Bauer is a Grammy winning producer/mixer and owner of HINGE Studios in Los Angeles. In addition to two “Album of the Year” nominations for his mixing on Kanye West’s “Late Registration” and “Graduation” albums, Bauer has also mixed Grammy winning and nominated records across several genres of music for artists as diverse as Justin Timberlake, Lupe Fiasco, The Clark Sisters, Donald Lawrence, Kurt Elling and several others. His mixing work can also found on the Emmy nominated SNL digital short “Mother Lover” featuring Andy Samburg and Justin Timberlake.
Through a proprietary real-time online streaming interface on www.craigbauer.com, Bauer has worked with Australian Idol winners Guy Sebastian, Stan Walker and Jessica Mauboy. Bauer continues to produce and mix records worldwide for the industry’s most notable artists present, past and emerging.
About: HINGE studios
HINGE studios is a premiere recording and mixing facility and home to Grammy-Award winning producer/mixer Craig Bauer. HINGE has recently moved from Chicago to Los Angeles and is operating out of the historic Devonshire Sound Studios in North Hollywood while a new state-of-the-art facility is being built.
Opened in Chicago by Bauer in 1993, the studio was a pioneer in ushering in the world of digital recording with one of the country’s first Euphonix CSII digitally controlled recording consoles and the very first Otari RADAR 48 track hard disk recording system.
Being one of the first commercial studios to install Avid’s newest Pro Tools S6 systems, HINGE continues to be on the forefront of the industries latest technology. To compliment the Avid S6 control surface and massive plug-in collection, clients are given the option of maintaining a fully analog back end with 48 channels of SPL Mix Dream summing amps and a large array of analog outboard gear. A full compliment of both vintage and current microphones round out HINGE’s digital/analog hybrid recording environment. In addition to its incredible sounding rooms and stunning aesthetics, HINGE provides a very personalized and professional experience in a comfortable and private setting.
HINGE Studios has played a role in the recording careers of a staggering list of renowned artists including Kanye West, Rhianna, Lupe Fiasco, Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran, Janet Jackson, Jason Derulo, Jordin Sparks, Adam Lambert, T.I., Faith Evans, Smashing Pumpkins, Styx, Guy Sebastian, P Diddy, Chuck D and Public Enemy, Destiny’s Child, Stan Walker, Jessica Mauboy, The Clark Sisters, Donald Lawrence, Yolanda Adams, Michael McDonald, Mavis Staples, Kurt Elling, Dennis DeYoung, Richard Marx, Michael Bolton, Brian Culbertson, Dave Koz, Steve Cole and countless others.
HINGE Studios features:
Real time online streaming allows clients to log into a secure server to participate in mix sessions from anywhere around the world
Avid Pro Tools HDX S6 control surface
SPL Mix Dream analog summing
10733 Magnolia Blvd
North Hollywood, CA 91601
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