Piper Payne Joins Mastering Team At Infrasonic Mastering

Famed mastering house, Infrasonic Mastering, has announced the newest addition to their roster, mastering engineer Piper Payne. Payne, the founder of Neato Mastering in Oakland, CA, brings over a decade of experience, as well as her Oakland studio.

While on staff, Payne will continue to serve as a Trustee for the Recording Academy’s San Francisco Chapter. Payne is also the Co-Founder and Co-Chair of the AES’s Diversity & Inclusion Committee and is an active member of Women's Audio Mission.

Infrasonic Mastering was started in 2004 by Grammy-nominated mastering engineer Pete Lyman. The company holds several locations including Los Angeles, CA, Nashville, TN, and now Oakland, CA. Payne will join principal mastering engineer Pete Lyman, and engineers Dave Gardner, and Daniel Bacigalupi.

“Payne’s diverse musical talent and focus on technical quality make her a great addition to the team” says Lyman “We are excited for the growth of Infrasonic, and to have Piper work out of both the Nashville and Oakland facilities.”

Payne’s work includes releases by Third Eye Blind, Madame Gandhi, Geographer, Elettrodomestico (Jane Wiedlin/Go-Go’s), ANIIML, Shamir, Betsy, Between You & Me, and Fritz Montana, as well as Bay Area favorites Kat Robichaud, Sioux City Kid, The She’s, Emily Afton, Lia Rose, Abbot Kinney, Travis Hayes, Kendra McKinley, Van Goat, and Diana Gameros.

To reach out to Piper directly, email piper@infrasonicsound.com

For booking inquiries and additional information about Infrasonic Mastering, please visit www.infrasonicsound.com or email info@infrasonicsound.com.

Raelynn Janicke