Larry Nix has been an audio mastering engineer for over 40 years, starting at Stax from 1970 until it's closing in 1975. After Stax closed, he came to Ardent Studios where he ran Ardent Mastering from 1975-1985. In 1985, Larry bought the mastering department from Ardent and L. Nix Mastering was born. Kevin began mastering in 1994 and, still located inside of Ardent Studios, both Kevin and Larry master together today.