Bob began his career after his education
in the field of communications. Bob always had an interest in audio, but it was during
education that he developed his love of audio and it
directed his career path.
Early in his career, Bob's main focus was recording live
venues. In addition, he spent many years in radio
Bob was the producer and audio engineer for the very
popular "Jim Kirkwood Radio Program" which aired
on Chicago radio for
In the early eighties, Bob began to edit and restore old
recordings. As a result, his career move into
mastering in 1985 was a
natural next step. He began
mastering (anonymously) on a free lance basis for recording
studios that offered mastering as an
added service, but
didn't have the proper facilities (room, monitoring, or
gear) for high-end mastering.
In 1998, Bob began offering his services to the general
public by opening Pro Audio Rx, a mastering facility in
The facility has gone through several
changes over the years, including a name change to CD
Mastering Services. In addition
to his own clientele, Bob continues to master music for
recording studios that offer mastering as an added service.
Bob's radio experience makes him extremely qualified to produce
music that's truly radio friendly. Much of today's
over produced because of the Master
Loud For Radio Myth that has created so much confusion
on the subject.
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