Mike Wells

Mastering Engineer

"The DACport sounds amazing! Now I can demonstrate to my clients how CD Masters translate from low-res DAC's (in laptops, iPod docs, etc) against high-end DACs, by using the DACport in an easy side-by-side comparison. Thank you CEntrance!"


About Mike Wells

Mike sits on the Board of Governors for the San Francisco NARAS (Grammy) Chapter. He has been a moderator and guest speaker at conferences such as Tape Op Con 2007 and 2008, hosted mastering events at his studio during AES 2006 and 2008, along with teaching and lectures and various state, community, and technical colleges on the subject of mastering. A strong believer in educating youth to the advantages of great sound, Mike created the "Audio Outreach" seminar series hosted at Leo's Pro Audio in Oakland, CA. After dedicating himself to mastering in 2001, Mike has been driven to improving all aspects of the mastering lifecycle.

Some of the artists Mike has mastered include: Sound Tribe Sector Nine (STS9), The Mother Hips, John Vanderslice, WHY?, Tommy Guerrero, Miles Kurosky (Beulah), American Steel, Tony Sly (No Use For a Name), Deru, Ginormous, Rykarda Parasol, Materialized, Jello Biafra, Anticon Records, EMI Records, Barsuk Records, Fat Wreck Chords, Asthmatic Kitty Records, Alternative Tentacles Records, Kool Arrow Records, Badman Recording Co., Galaxia Records, Mush Records, • Hymen Records, Metropolis Records, Vendetta Records, Tricycle Records, God and many others. For more information, check out Mike's website.

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Will Lee Mark Egan Gary Willis Nathan East Scott Thunes Adam Nitti Bryan Beller Doug Johns
Eric Marienthal Ernie Adams Larry Gray John Goldsby Dean Peer Bert Lams David Gans Craig Tweddell
JauqoIII X Vuyani Wakaba Dave Welsch Tom Griesgraber Ahrue Luster Bob Rice Suede Stout Bob Daspit
Kenny Lee Lewis Dean Brown Richard Fortus Trey Gunn Derrick Murdock Uriah Duffy Jeff Richman Ricardo Cobo
Sammy Figueroa Rick Wald Mr. C Robin Danar Arved Ashby B. Frompovich Luciano Antonio Jason Miles
Bob Katz Brian Gardner Dave Hampton Mike Wells Dustin Harris Tom Jung Frank Serafine M. Romanowski
Brad Wood David Bryson            


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Harry Shearer Jim Thomas Steve King Vanessa Hart Rory O'Shea Dan Lenard Tom Bromhead Harlan Hogan
Beau Weaver Bill Mondy John Taylor Ed Weigle Kara Edwards Paul Strikwerda Amanda Congdon Rick Wasserman
Susannah Kenton Cira Larkin Mike Elmore Nila Sagadevan Mike Dawson Amy Snively Todd Ellis Mandy Nelson
Vanessa Wells Joe Cipriano Bobbin Beam James Clamp John Kapelos Geo.Washington Billy James Vinnie Simonette
Trish Basanyi Dave Battle Pam Tierney John McCalmont Ross Bagley Bill Ballenberg DB Cooper Peter Dickson
JP Linton Roy Yokelson Guy Harris Tanya Rich Jim Tasker Fred Hill Peter Derek Joel Godard
Shelley Baldiga Ian Corlett Chris Ferretti Bob Hurley Dana Lyn Baron