We offer a comprehensive range of artist services to fit all budgets. We have a wealth of professional experience in creative production and specialise in going toe-to-toe with the "big boys" when it comes to project ambition and product quality. There are numerous ways Nightkeeper Productions can help bring your project to the next level. We offer a flexible and approachable 1:1 service so please don't hesitate to contact us for availability/booking.
Specializing in rock, classic rock, prog rock, metal, folk, and pop, Dean Marsh has worked alongside musicians from Pendragon, Arena, Nightwish, Gryphon, and former members of Iron Maiden and Judas Priest when mixing acclaimed albums for Gandalf’s Fist. With glowing reviews for these ambitious projects over the last 13 years, Dean's expertise and diverse musical background make him the go-to Mastering professional for your project. Our approach to production is to create punchy, open masters and so are best suited to the genres outlined above, however we are happy to offer a free 60 second sample to all our customers so you can have full confidence in the quality of our finished work. We also can create masters based on your reference tracks at no extra charge.
UNSIGNED ARTIST: – From £25 per master.
INDEPENDENT LABEL: – From £32 per master.
MAJOR LABEL: – From £70 per master.
✅ 100% FREE 60 SECOND MASTERING SAMPLE OF A SONG FROM YOUR PROJECT
✅ REFERENCE MASTERING AT NO EXTRA COST
Please contact us for a quote below, our rates are based on your own budget combined with the overall size/scope of your project!
Depending on current workload/availability we are also able to fully mix parts or entire songs/projects. Rates will depend largely on the individual project and number of stems we are working with - as every project is unique and different please contact regarding availability/scope of your project.
✅ INDUSTRY STANDARD MIXING/PROCESSING
✅ BESPOKE/FRIENDLY 1:1 SERVICE
Sound Design & Voice Over
Our experience in creating the critically acclaimed Clockwork Saga Rock Operas, along with a range of immersive audio-based projects and concepts over the past two decades, have given us a host of experience in sound design and foley recording - From axe-wielding mutant badgers in colossal ice tunnels to ambient signals from a distant galaxy, there's nothing beyond the scope of our imagination.
Our in-house female voice-over artist has worked on a number of our high-profile theatrical releases (including performing the role of "Eve" in the acclaimed Clockwork Fable), as well as providing advertising voice over for a number of products whilst working as a marketing professional in London.
✅ Bespoke sound design and Foley recording
✅ Professional Recording and editing
✅ Instrument-based ambiences, backgrounds and scores
✅ In-house Female Voice over (British English)
Whether you are interested in Film, Game or Audio-based production, please contact us below to see how we can help!
In addition to sound design, foley recording and voice over we also a number of accomplished services in audio post-production including, but not limited to:
✅ Dialogue Audio Clean-up Service for Film & Video
✅ Noise/Reduction/Audio Restoration
✅ Vocal Tuning/Pitch Correction
✅ Podcast Editing & Processing
All of our post-production services utilise industry-standard practices and technology
Marketing & Graphic Design
As independent musicians, and an independent label, we have vast experience in creating unique and modern marketing strategies. Our services range from marketing advice and consultation to creating and editing your artwork. ]
Dean has a Masters Degree in Music Marketing from Falmouth University and experience teaching graphic design to college music students.
✅ Creative Marketing Consultation
✅ Social Media Branding
✅ Artwork Design/Editing
✅ Video Editing & Compositing
✅ Creating of Promotional Media such as Visualiser Videos
✅ Print Proofing/Editing
For all our media production services we use industry standard software including latest versions of Photoshop, Premiere Pro & After Effects.
Can't see what you're after? Please contact us to see how we can help!
Dean is able to offer session work for your track, specialising , but not limited to, session Guitar. These can either be processed or dry recordings. We can also provide dry D.I. signals for your own processing. All recordings are produced to the same standard as our own albums, using the same processing. We have a range of different guitars, instruments and studio mics, (Dean Favours a American Stratocaster HSS configuration and Precision Bass for most performances - Listen to our latest album, Widdershins, to see how versatile that sounds!)
✅ Electric lead and rhythm guitar
✅ Acoustic Guitar/Mandolin/Irish bouzouki
✅ Bass Guitar
✅ Vocals/Backing Vocals
✅ MIDI Programming/Sequencing
✅ We also have some rather "odd" instruments, such as an Ice-Age mammoth flute!
We have a vast array of Virtual and sampled Instruments from Waves, Native Instruments, and so on. We can provide everything from vintage organs and pianos to orchestral sections and choirs. In the rare instance there's something we don't have, we can almost certainly source it!
Every song is different and as such any quotes will be tailored to what you need. Please note we will apply a certain degree of quality control over agreeing to session work - if you have any questions then please get in touch.
Creative Writing Services
✅ High Quality Script Writing for Screen/Radio/V.O.
✅ Creative fiction writing/ghostwriting
✅ Flexible Approach to Collaborative Projects
✅ Professional Industry Standard Formatting
Dean Marsh has a BA (Hons) in English, whereby he specialised in Creative Writing units. Dean has also been an English Lecturer for the past 10 years where he has taught creative writing to hundreds of students.
Over the past decade we have collaborated on Scripts and screenplays for the Clockwork Saga radio-plays, amongst other projects, which have been performed by professional actors such as Mark Benton (Early Doors/Waterloo Road), Zach Galligan (Gremlins 1&2), Bill Fellows (Coronation Street/Ted Lasso), Paul Barnhill (Ready Player One) & Tim Munro (Dr Who).