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 has cooperated with both local and international artists, which has resulted in the release of many cd and vinyl productions. As a DJ, Ivo has performed hundreds of times in theatres, pop stages, and on various festivals throughout Europe, while winning many music awards simultaneously. Besides that, he is a certified studio technician/music producer.
As a Dj, he has worked with: Dj Babu, The Proov, BluRum13, Jeru the Damaja, Dj Grazzhoppa, Blackmoon, Beatnuts, Camp Lo, etc.
He has 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 2005, Ivo and Jeroen Vroegindewij founded a company named ‘Waxflowers’. Waxflowers focused on supplying high-end studio equipment, rental and P.A./Live Sound at events. Waxflowers, powered by these two men, has been active for more than ten years. Ivo founded his own company in 2008, but it wasn’t until 2015 that 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, digital and analogue mixers, and so on. This is the technical foundation that benefits everything he does today.
Ivo has spent the past couple of years developing his mastering skills and has quickly become one of the most well known mastering engineers in the Netherlands. He has mastered releases that have Gold and Platinum status. He is also an accredited mastering engineer that is certified by Apple for the “Mastered For iTunes” program.
As a mastering engineer, he has worked with many known and lesser known artists, both Dutch and international, for example: Killah Priest, Prince Po, El Da Sensei, Mr Probz, Rasco, Big2, Afro Bros, RBDjan, Marco Borsato, Rex, Fakkelbrigade, Appa, Pete Philly, Big Shug, JayKae, Baas B, Delic, Godz Wrath Productions, Re-play, Hef, Zwart Licht, Masta Ace, Kempi, Raymzter, Gers Pardoel, Da Shogunz, Pudgee the Fat Bastard, Winne, Typhoon, Rico&Sticks.