In February 2015, Mitchell West, aka Furious Stylez, was one of the first alumni to graduate from the Studio DMI Mixing and Mastering Course in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Taught by renowned audio engineer Luca Pretolesi, a select few students explore advanced application of digital audio theory and the lifestyle approach believed to best assist in quality mixing and mastering. Studio DMI stands for and by the idea of the study of Digital Music Innovation and calls its graduates “innovators”.
Not only is Studio DMI a place where the world’s top dance music recording artists come to have Grammy-nominated sound engineer Luca Pretolesi mix and master instant club bangers, but Studio DMI takes pride in educating hot up and coming talent in the science of sound.
Furious Stylez, an accomplished and renowned Dj and remixer, was on a quest to improve his knowledge and skills and transition into music production, mixing, and mastering. Knowing that in order to become the best and stay relevant in todays cutthroat industry, Stylez went on a mission to learn about the latest techniques, and take his sound to the next level.
He found what he was looking for in Luca Pretolesi and Studio DMI. Spearheaded by mixing and mastering extraordinaire and 25-year industry veteran Luca Pretolesi, Studio DMI operates out of the underground Studio at Wynn/ Encore where Luca continues to mix and master hit after hit from artists including Tiësto, Skrillex, Diplo, Lil Jon, Major Lazer, Bruno Mars, Iggy Azalea, Morgan Page, Calvin Harris, Pharrell Williams, 2 Chainz, Macklemore and Imagine Dragons, to name a few.