Tell us about a project you worked on you are especially proud of and why. What was your role?
I am in a band called Waiting for Tomorrow I co-wrote,Produced,recorded and mixed our debut album so I am proud of that for sure.
What's the biggest misconception about what you do?
That we can take poorly recorded or performed music and make it sound like it does on the radio.
What questions do you ask prospective clients?
I will ask for reference tracks whether its for an overall sound or a specific instrument. I will ask their timeline of course and what they plan to do with the tracks like How and where are they planning to distribute the material, this can heavily influence how I handle their tracks.
What advice do you have for a customer looking to hire a provider like you?
I know that budget is always a concern, however finding someone who shares your passion for your style and goals is kinda priceless.
Can you share one music production tip?
Well an obvious music tip for me is to appreciate the genre you are working in they are all so different and if you are not a current fan of the genre then you won't know what the artist's and audience is expecting.
What type of music do you usually work on?
I typically work on Rock,Metal and Alternative but have also done some Pop material as well.
What do you bring to a song?
Working in mostly Rock,Metal and Alternative i focus on bringing the modern sound of hard hitting rhythm and base while keeping the Vocals and guitar raw and in your face.
Tell us about your studio setup.
I am almost exclusively in the box I run on an iMac core I7 using Protools 11 have many different plugins from waves,Slate, IK Multimedia and tons more.
What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
I am an avid fan of Pentad and pentad's place I myself am in a metal band and am influenced by Korn, Five Finger Death Punch, Godsmack and many many more.
Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
I am mainly a mix engineer, Mixing audio and vocal correction. We also do some mastering and recording