JabunAudio is a Music and Audio Production studio founded by UK based multi-instrumentalist & composer, Nick Standing.
Specialising in Digital Mastering for music, Animation Audio Post-Production, and Session Guitar & Bass playing, JabunAudio offers a variety of services for musicians, filmmakers, animators, game designers and other people who work with audio on a regular basis. For examples of my work, please explore the JabunAudio Portfolio and Services webpages, and if you require any audio assistance whatever the project size, please don't hesitate to send me a message, and we can work together to provide an outstanding and engaging audio experience for your project. I look forward to working with you.
As of 2023, JabunAudio has assisted in the creation of over 200 music tracks, over 40 million views of YouTube Animations, a handful of video games and UK Broadcast television shows, and much more, working with clients and collaborative partners around the world from the UK to the USA, Scandinavia, Russia, and beyond. Nick's solo music projects alone have been featured on radio shows across the globe including BBC Introducing (UK), numerous shows on idobi Radio (USA), and The Masita Ska Show with Beefy (Australia), the #1 ska music podcast in the world. Explore all of JabunAudio's press features on the the JabunAudio PRESS page.
What's going on right now?
Following the amazing reception of 2019’s Hopes and Dreams album, Better Than The Book has finally gathered a team of musicians and is preparing to hit the stage for LIVE shows soon! Keep up to date with the latest gig info on the BTTB GIGS page! To celebrate one amazing year of Hopes and Dreams, BTTB also released the Hopes and Dreams [Instrumentals] bonus album on July 19th 2020! Pick it up now on Bandcamp!
On October 1st 2021, Better Than The Book & Jabun released a collaborative single 1314, the song Nick proposed to Eva with! Purchase the single on Bandcamp and read more on Patreon!
And she said yes btw!!!
Meanwhile, following the recent ambient explorations 15-4-20 and Generation Supernova, on May 6th 2022, Jabun released its 4th album Tides, a 70+ minute, 9 track, live performed ambient sea journey! Listen, download, and read more about Tides on Bandcamp!
Get access to exclusive downloads, behinds the scenes peeks, the full Better Than The Book, Jabun, and Nick Standing discographies, covers, mashups, bonus tracks and more when you support Nick's music on Patreon!
When he's not working on his own music, Nick is assisting creative clients around the world as JabunAudio with everything from music to animation audio post-production! For the latest news and updates, explore the JabunAudio Blog and dive deeper into Nick's musical journey on Patreon!
Latest and Favorite Productions:
JabunAudio Digital Mastering - Hear the difference
It's always useful to have a before and after comparison to see what will happen to the music you supply, so below is a SoundCloud playlist of Mastering Demo Reels. For each pair of clips in the reels, the first is the pre-mastered final mix and the second is the final master as delivered. For many more examples of tracks mastered by JabunAudio, visit the Music Portfolio Page.
“Nick has been my go-to composer and audio engineer for almost five years now. His passion to attack projects with precision, dedication and prowess always stuns me. Every project he's involved in is done on time, on budget and consistently exceeds my expectations. I highly recommend him!”
– Anthony Houde | Animator & Graphic Designer
“Reliable, hard working, responsible, and super approachable, Nick Standing is the one to go to for all things audio. As a multi-instrumentalist with solid on-stage performance experience, he is used to accounting for the slightest nuances of musical instruments, gear and environments in recording and mixing. Having studied sound for many years and applying his knowledge in real life scenarios, Nick is happy to help you with thorough and specific professional advice. Always delivering the results on time and on point, Nick Standing of JabunAudio proves to be an irreplaceable partner in the music world time and time again.”
– Vladimir Kuznetsov | Composer at World Beyond
"I haven't worked with Nick for very long, but I am pleased with the quality that he delivers. You can clearly hear a man with an eye for good mastering, together with fair pricing and fast delivery."
– Oakwood | Techno Producer
"Nick Standing is one of the most talented and skilled composers I have had the pleasure of working with. Working in both collaboration with him and as a customer. He tackles each project with a professional attitude and down to earth personality that I see in only a select few in his field. He delivers high-quality products that always impress me. I have never been disappointed by any purchase or project he has published. It would be regrettable if you missed the opportunity to work with him!"
– Nathan Puray | Artist & Animator
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