2018 fast trax rate sheet

* Fast Trax reserves the right to change these rates at any time.

ARTIST RATES

  • STRAIGHT HOURY = $85/HR
  • HALF DAY = $300
  • FULL DAY = $575

 

ARTIST SERVICES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING

  1. TRACKING (This is the process of recording anything into the recorder)
  2. EDITING (This is the process of preparing the recording for mixing.  i.e. fixing timing issues, tuning vocals, trimming out unwanted parts of the recording etc.
  3. MIXING (This is the process of blending each recorded track together, adding EQ & COMPRESSION, using EFFECTS, etc.)
  4. PRODUCING (A music producer is someone offering artistic suggestions to the artist to help them achieve their musical goals.  Some clients already have their own producer but more often they rely on Brent to help make some of the creative decisions.
  5. MASTERING (This is the process of enhancing the 2 track stereo mix.  Enhancing can be making the mix wider, fatter, brighter, duller, have more depth, etc.

 

 

BUSINESS RATES

  • STRAIGHT HOURLY = $105/HR
  • HALF DAY = $395
  • FULL DAY = $750

 

BUSINESS SERVICES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING

  1. TRACKING (This is the process of recording anything into the recorder)
  2. EDITING (This is the process of preparing the recording for mixing.  i.e. fixing timing issues, tuning vocals, trimming out unwanted parts of the recording etc.
  3. MIXING (This is the process of blending each recorded track together, adding EQ & COMPRESSION, using EFFECTS, etc.)
  4. PRODUCING (A PRODUCER is someone offering artistic and technical suggestions to help the project team achieve their production goals.  Some clients already have their own producer but more often they rely on Brent to help make some of the technical and creative decisions. 
  5. MASTERING (This is the process of achieving adherence to industry standards while enhancing the 2 track stereo mix.  Enhancing can be making the mix wider, fatter, brighter, duller, have more depth, etc.

 

FORENSIC AUDIO & VIDEO RATES

  • FORENSIC EDITING = $125/HR
  • EXPERT WITNESS SERVICES ARE BILLED AT $225/HR

 

FORENSIC SERVICES INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING

  1. Noise Reduction
  2. Metadata Analysis
  3. Audio Restoration
  4. Media Repairs.
  5. Expert Witness Services
  6. Working with Private and Public Investigators

 

*Terms and Agreements

  1. Fast Trax Recording Studio reserves the right to make changes to these hourly rates at any time. 
  2. Project Estimates are to be used by the client for estimating the cost of their project only. ESTIMATES ARE NOT HARD LUMP SUM COSTS. All sessions will be billed per the 2017 Rates listed above.
  3. Payment Terms:  Artists and required to pay at the end of each session. Businesses are billed per standard NET 30 payment terms. Forensic Service clients shall remit payment within 30 days of billing unless noted otherwise in writing between Fast Trax Recording Studio and the client.