Mastering engineer DJ Ivo Statinski (1975), has a long history of working with the music industry’s top artists, producers, engineers and musicians. He’s been active since 1985.
As a producer, he’s cooperated with both local and international artists, which has resulted in the release of many cd and vinyl productions. As DJ, Ivo has performed hundreds of times at venues like theatres, pop stages, various festivals throughout Europe, while winning many music awards simultaneously. Next to that, he’s a certified studio technician/music producer.
As a Dj, he’s worked with: Dj Babu, The Proov, BluRum13, Jeru the Damaja, Dj Grazzhoppa, Blackmoon, Beatnuts, Camp Lo, etc.
He’s also performed with: Living Legends, Blackalicious, Swollen Members, Postmen, The Pharcyde, Tha Alkaholiks, Lords Of The Under Ground, Defari, Cali Agents, Souls of Missief, etc.
In the year of 2005, him and Jeroen Vroegindewij founded a company named ‘Waxflowers’. Waxflowers focuses on supplying high-end studio equipment, rental and P.A./Live Sound organisation at events. Waxflowers, powered by these two men, has been active for more than ten years. Ivo has founded his own company in 2008, but it wasn’t until 2015 the company name was changed to Statinski Mastering.
In all those years, Ivo has worked with a widespread range of equipment, such as: tape recorders, hard disk recorders, several digital and analogue mixers, and so on. This is the foundation which benefits everyone.
Ivo has spent the past couple of years developing and has quickly become one of the most well known mastering engineers in the Netherlands. And he has also mastered releases that have gone Gold and Platinum.
He is also one on the accredited mastering engineers that is certified by Apple for the Mastered For Itunes Program.
As a mastering engineer, he’s worked with many known and lesser known artists, both Dutch and international, for example: Killah Priest, Prince Po, El Da Sensei, Rasco, Big2, Afro Bros, Fakkelbrigade, Pete Philly, Big Shug, JayKae, Baas B, Godz Wrath Productions, Re-play, Hef, Zwart Licht, Masta Ace, Gers Pardoel, Da Shogunz, Pudgee the Fat Bastard, Typhoon, Rico&Sticks, etc.