Mastering Awards

Industry Recognition

We are a world-renowned multi Grammy Award winning mastering facility and have mastered many gold and platinum records. Numerous records worked on by the Lurssen Mastering team have been nominated for Grammys and Oscars over the years and several have won these prestigious awards.

Mastering Studio - Grammy Awards

Mastering Awards - Gavin Lurssen

Gavin Lurssen, Joe Palmaccio, Jerry Rappaport, Alex Gibney, Andy McKaie and Steve Berkowitz the night of the 2004 Grammys for Best Historical Record for Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues
 
 
Gavin Lurssen at the 2010 Latin Grammy's where he received the award for Best Engineered Album, Distinto, by Diego Torres.
 
 
Reuben Cohen (first from right) and Gavin Lurssen (second from right) each won a Latin Grammy for their work on Diego Torres' album Distinto,which was nominated for Best Engineered Album at the 11th Latin Grammy Awards in Las Vegas on November 11, 2010. Pictured backstage with them are from left, Dan Warner and Lee Levin.
 

Lurssen Mastering's awards include Gavin's four Grammys - a Latin Grammy for Best Engineered Album, two Grammy's for Album of the Year and one for Best Historical category, as well as engineer Reuben Cohen's Latin Grammy for Best Engineered Album, and his TEC Award for Record Production/Single or Track. The studio also has three TEC Awards – two for Best Facility and one for Outstanding Work, a G.A.N.G. (Game Audio Network Guild) award and a Pensado award.

2017 Grammy winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Country Album: A Sailor's Guide To Earth, Sturgill Simpson
Best Americana Album: This Is Where I Live, William Bell
 

2016 Grammy winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Country Album: Platinum, Miranda Lambert
Best Music Video: "Happy," Pharrell Williams
Best American Roots Song: "A Feather's Not A Bird," Rosanne Cash
Best American Roots Album: The River And The Thread,
Rosanne Cash
Best New Age Album: Winds Of Samsara, Wouter Kellerman and
Ricky Kej

 

2015 Pensado Awards

Master of Mastering Category: Awarded to Gavin Lurssen

2015 TEC Awards Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Record Production/Single or Track: "Happy" by Pharrell Williams.

2015 CMA Awards Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Album Of The Year: Platinum, Miranda Lambert
Single of The Year: "Automatic," Miranda Lambert
 

2015 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Blues Album: "Get Up," Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite
Best Recording Package: "Long Night Moon" Reckless Kelly
Best Comedy Album: "Calm Down Gurll," Kathy Griffin.
 

2014 Golden Globe Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Original Score For A Motion Picture: "All Is Lost"
 

2014 AMA Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Top Soundtrack: "Pitch Perfect "
 

2014 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Song Written for Visual Media: "Safe and Sound" by Taylor Swift, featuring the Civil Wars from the Hunger Games soundtrack

2013 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Song Written for Visual Media - "I See the Light" from the Tangled soundtrack. 

2012 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Song written for Motion Picture, Television or Other Visual Media - "The Weary Kind" from Crazy Heart soundtrack
Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture - Crazy Heart soundtrack.

2011 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Engineered Album: Distinto - Diego Torres - Latin Grammy
Best Bluegrass Album: The Crow/New Songs for the Five-String Banjo - Steve Martin
Best Traditional Blues Album: A Stranger Here - Ramblin' Jack Elliott
Best Compilation Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media: Slumdog Millionaire / Various Artists
Best Song Written for Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media: "Jai Ho" from Slumdog Millionaire
Best Score Soundtrack Album for Motion Picture, Television, or Other Visual Media: Up / Michael Giacchino, composer
Best Instrumental Composition: "Married Life" from Up
 

2011 Oscars Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Best Music (Original Score): Up - Michael Giacchino
Best Music (Original Song): Crazy Heart - The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart), Music and Lyrics by Ryan Bingham and T Bone Burnett

2010 Grammy Winners Mastered at Lurssen Mastering

Album of The Year: Raising Sand - Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
Record of The Year: "Please Read The Letter" - Robert Plant and Alison Krauss
 

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