Adam Ayan

Mastering Engineer

Adam Ayan is a Grammy Award, 5x Latin Grammy Award, and TEC Award winning mastering engineer.

Bob Ludwig

President & Chief Mastering Engineer

Bob Ludwig is the owner of Gateway Mastering and a 11X Grammy award winning mastering engineer.

Gateway Mastering Studios

Gateway Mastering Studios goal is to produce the very best sounding masters for our clients – both creatively and technically perfect. Our exceptional team accomplishes this by challenging the edge of audio performance while exceeding our customers’ expectations with excellent service.

It's time that you took your music to the next level.

Gateway Mastering Studios  428 Cumberland Avenue  Portland. Maine 04101

Latest News

Adam Ayan nominated for an Academy of Country Music Award!

Adam was recently nominated in the category of Audio Engineer of the Year by the Academy of Country Music! Fellow nominees include many of Adam's longtime collaborators and clients. Engineers who have made countless hit records in Nashville, mastering many of them...

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Adam Ayan nominated for two Latin Grammy Awards!

Adam Ayan is nominated for two Latin Grammy Awards for his work on Shakira's album "El Dorado." He is nominated in the categories Album of the Year for "El Dorado" as well as Record of the Year for the single "Chantaje (ft. Maluma)." Shakira is nominated for a total...

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Adam Ayan’s latest Latin Grammy has arrived!

Adam Ayan won another Latin Grammy last November for his role in mastering the Carlos Vives & Shakira hit single "La Bicicleta"! The win came in the prestigious Record of the Year Category. "La Bicicleta" was also awarded Song of the Year. This makes 5 Latin Grammy...

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Adam Ayan wins another Latin Grammy!

Adam won another Latin Grammy this year at the 17th Annual Latin Grammy Awards! He was awarded the Latin Grammy in the category of "Grabacion del Ano" ("Record of the Year") as part of the production team on the Carlos Vives & Shakira track "La Bicicleta." "La...

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