Archives: FAQs

COVID19 INFO

Due to the current sanitary crisis Berliner Vinylwerk can receive only one guest at a time, preferably upon appointment. Feel free to contact us by phone/whatsapp at +49 30 678 14 100 or by mail : kontakt@vinyl2go.com

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What About Copyrights ?

As part of Vinyl2go GmbH, Berliner Vinylwerk operates in Berlin, Germany, under its Federal and Regional Law System. We are duly authorised to make copies of original tracks composed by the client. Copyright infringements are a criminal offence and customer engages his/her/its own and sole responsibility in case of violation. As part of the contract, […]

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What About Sound Quality ?

The final sound outcome depends on the quality of the source you provide : .mp3 files will sound as .mp3, uncompressed files (.wav .aiff) that have been professionally edited will sound fully. The length of data engraved on the record’s side affects volume : the shorter the louder.  Especially for DJs, we highly recommend to […]

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What About Covers ?

Cover printing is subcontracted to a typography and delivery schedule is affected. Cover and label templates come for free and it’s up to you to adequately fill them (with exact measures and high-quality images). If you need our services for graphic issues we charge €30 regardless of the quantity of records ordered.

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What’s Quality Check ?

Quality Check relates to the feasibility and the final outcome of your project : it is prerequisite if your track has not been professionally edited. We need to generate a vinyl-optimised preview of your sound : this is not a mastering service but a rendering of the final outcome. NB: We cannot guarantee feasibility for […]

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Can you cut an Mp3?

Technically yes, nevertheless the quality of the record will be very low : it will sound as an MP3.

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In which format should I send the files?

we definitely prefer “.wav” and “.aiff” for the cutting service; “.wav” or “.aiff” files should be at 24 or 16 bit, with peaks at -6dB (full scale) for us to provide a suitable mastering service; further options apply to the mixing service (separated channel by separated channel).

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What is the “control”?

“Control” means that we check your file (for free) in order to see if it respects the standards needed to be printed on vinyl, then: If your file respects adequate values we cut the record without additional cost. If your file does not respect standards we must then optimise it (price indicatively ranges €5-€10/track). Some […]

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What is the price range?

The price range varies from €20 for a 7-inch record (max 5 min./side) up to €50 for a 12-inch “Long Playing” (25 min./side). For label and cover we charge €1 for a B/W label and standard cover, up to €30 for customised colour covers.

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What can we do for you?

Berliner Vinylwerk is a professional vinyl cut studio : our lab makes your own exclusive record with your music and/or audible data. Minimum order is one unit. We also offer an all-round package : from mixing and mastering to cover production, as well as videoclips and photos for artists’ press kit. Records’ price range is […]

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