MixGenius, an audio technology company based in Montreal, Canada, announces that its LANDR mastering service won the top prize in the Culture and Entertainment Technologies category at V2V, an event held by South By Southwest in Las Vegas that focuses on entrepreneurs, innovation and creativity. Other winners included Hydrobee, a breakthrough renewable USB energy system, and ingestible medical sensor developer eTect.
This marks the third major award won by LANDR in 2014, after it took the Best Tech award at Canadian Music Week, and the SF MusicTech Summit Startup Innovators Challenge.
Created with the goal of freeing artists from the costs and technical expertise required to achieve professional-sounding mixes, LANDR is the first commercial release from MixGenius.
LANDR is a cloud-based service that offers musicians a way to master tracks without learning complex software or investing time and money in studio work. LANDR creates a professional quality master in seconds using intelligent algorithms, big data and machine learning to selectively apply signal processing to improve sound quality.
The service offers instant previewing, unlimited free MP3s, and an affordable subscription model for uncompressed WAV quality mastering.
For more information about LANDR, visit www.LANDR.com.