DJ Cureton

Remote Mixing

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I am a Recording Studio owner & Engineer. I graduated from SAE Institute of Atlanta where I received my Associates Degree. I have interned for the Blue Room Recording Studio, Silent Sound Studios, 11th Street and Means Street in Atlanta,GA working with Jeezy, MoneyBagg Yo, Atlantic Records, Interscope and many other Major Label artists.

Recording studio with services to record, mix, voiceovers, and audio book recordings.

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Interview with DJ Cureton

  1. Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.

  2. A: Hip-Hop & R&B.

  3. Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?

  4. A: Blues and and Electronic music

  5. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  6. A: Apogee Symphony, Dangerous Music D-Box, Rupert Neve 500 Series, Avedis MA-5, Shadow Hills Mono Optograph, MAAG Eq4, Neumann Kh120a monitors, Avantone Mixcube.

  7. Q: What's your typical work process?

  8. A: Edit & clip gain vocals after listening to the rough mix.

  9. Q: What do you bring to a song?

  10. A: I bring clean mixes and creativity. I eq to make records have feeling.

  11. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  12. A: To bring life to records.

  13. Q: What type of music do you usually work on?

  14. A: Hip-Hop & R&B.

  15. Q: Can you share one music production tip?

  16. A: Parallel compress vocals and drums.

  17. Q: Which artist would you like to work with and why?

  18. A: Andre 3000 because he's my favorite artist and is Top 5.

  19. Q: How would you describe your style?

  20. A: Clean and creative.

  21. Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?

  22. A: A whirlwind. I've been engineering seriously since 2012.

  23. Q: If you were on a desert island and could take just 5 pieces of gear, what would they be?

  24. A: My hard drive, computer, ILok, UAD satellite and an sennheiser hd600's.

  25. Q: What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?

  26. A: Invest in yourself.

  27. Q: What questions do you ask prospective clients?

  28. A: What is there budget and what's the sound that they are going for. I ask for a reference track.

  29. Q: What's the biggest misconception about what you do?

  30. A: That I just push buttons and that there isn't really any real talent that goes into it.

  31. Q: What questions do customers most commonly ask you? What's your answer?

  32. A: How long will it take. I usually have a 48 hour turnaround time.

  33. Q: What do you like most about your job?

  34. A: That I can manipulate frequencies to to change peoples emotions.

  35. Q: What's your 'promise' to your clients?

  36. A: That I will match the sound quality of records on the radio.

  37. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  38. A: Hybrid Mixing in my studio but when I'm traveling I have to go all digital.

  39. Q: Is there anyone on SoundBetter you know and would recommend to your clients?

  40. A: Travis Ross.

  41. Q: What are you working on at the moment?

  42. A: I'm working on a few EP's at the moment.

  43. Q: Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?

  44. A: Moneybagg Yo - She Doin It. I recorded the hook.

Terms Of Service

48 hour turn around time once down payment is received.

Gear Highlights
  • Telefunken CU-29 Copperhead
  • Apogee Symphony
  • Avedis MA5
  • Shadow Hills Mono Optograph
  • MAAG EQ4
  • Shadow Hills Mono Gama
  • Rupert Neve R6
  • Protools 2018
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