In Studio – The Soul Motivators – ‘Until The Sun Goes Down’

The second video from our minimalist studio session with Toronto funk 9-piece, The Soul Motivators. ‘Until The Sun Goes Down’ was recorded at Verge Music Lab with 5 mics.

The goal of our “minimalist” recording sessions is to capture the vintage, […]

By | January 9th, 2013|Sessions|0 Comments

Raise a Glass: Cheers to The Elwins, Trent Severn, The Measure, & Christine Bougie!

Raise a Glass is where we grab our figurative Mojitos in a toast to some of the awesome things that our artist friends have been up to lately. From prime-time radio performances to Canadian Stage productions, we would like to […]

By | November 23rd, 2012|General|0 Comments

What the $%!# is Mastering?!

What is Mastering?

Frankly, it’s a question we get asked a lot! To help make sense of the mystical world that is audio mastering, we’ve put together a snappy infographic that outlines (some of) the basics of music mastering.

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By | September 13th, 2012|General|0 Comments

BPM Krew Tear Up an 8-Minute Deadmau5 Mashup

Our friends in the BPM Krew function on one principle: anything a DJ can do, they can do live…

To prove their point, the Toronto six-piece put together a killer mashup set to Deadmau5′ ‘Ghosts N Stuff’ […]

By | August 22nd, 2012|General|0 Comments

The Boxcar Boys Recording Session Photos

We’ve been having the best time working with The Boxcar Boys on their latest record. They’ve enlisted Mojito’s help to record, mix and master their newest record. If you’re not familiar with the Toronto locals, […]

By | August 14th, 2012|Sessions|0 Comments

Reuben Talks Mastering With MusicBox Artist Consulting

Reuben sat down with music industry consultant Bonnie McGrew of MusicBox Artist Consulting for a Q & A about mastering. They discuss what exactly mastering is, how much artists can expect to pay, and […]

By | July 20th, 2012|General, Interviews|0 Comments

Mojito Sessions Given Thumbs Up By Sound FM

Our session has hit the airwaves! Our good friends Southern Souls and the session we did with The Elwins and Luke Lalonde got a ton […]

By | July 4th, 2012|Sessions|0 Comments

The Rucksack Willies Session Recordings

Last month we went into Verge Music Lab with Toronto folk band The Rucksack Willies to try out an experimental recording session that Reuben had been wanting to try. Similar to the way Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings […]

By | June 7th, 2012|Sessions|0 Comments

Mojito Sessions Ep. 2, Sneak Peak – Maylee Todd & Doctor Ew

*Update! The full session video has now been posted!

A few months back we posted the pilot episode of […]

By | May 24th, 2012|Sessions|0 Comments

Soundcloud vs Bandcamp: Waging the Music Wars

As Myspace sits a few nails away from a closed coffin (read our views on that here), the next wave of digital music platforms has already worked its way into band portfolios. While a number of online music services […]

By | May 10th, 2012|Tips & Tricks|4 Comments

The Rucksack Willies at Verge Music Lab

Last week (May 2, 2012) we hit the studio with the incredibly talented folk group, The Rucksack Willies.

The Rucksacks were kind enough to play the role of ‘test-band’ on an experimental session concept that Reuben […]

By | May 7th, 2012|Sessions|1 Comment

Has Fashion Ruined Band T-Shirts?

Has fashion ruined band t-shirts - Mojito Mastering, Toronto, CanadaFor years, band t-shirts have meant many things to many people: memories of the most […]

By | May 2nd, 2012|Fashion|0 Comments