Scott and Rio

Produce, Mix, Songwriter

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We are a production duo, pushing the boundaries of modern sonics. Our purpose is to provide services that allow your music to resonate at it's fullest potential.

Located at prestigious Blakeslee Studios in Los Angeles, we specialize in production, mixing, mastering, instrument tracking, songwriting, vocal tuning/quantizing, and sound design spanning across all genres. Collectively, with over 20 years of experience in the music industry, we have written and produced music for TNT, VH1, number 4 German album "Compass" (2016) and have scored a national theatrical release. We have also amassed over 400 million plays on Youtube and mixed for Grammy award winning producer Sir Dylan. With every collaboration, we aim to innovate and set new sonic standards. We have placed records with notable artists such as, Dave Matthews, Dave East, Paloma Ford, Trevor Jackson, Lukas Rieger, Christian Collins, MattyBRaps, Mistah F.A.B., Mark Batson, Brian Kennedy, and sync licensing company, Lyric House.

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Interview with Scott and Rio

  1. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  2. A: Both. Blending all worlds together is the ingredients for innovation.

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

  4. A: Does this desert island have electricity?

  5. Q: How would you describe your style?

  6. A: Multi-dimensional.

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

  8. A: Michael Jackson. Someone who created his own world and stood with integrity in terms of his message and originality.

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

  10. A: One of the most helpful tips that we can offer is to surrender to the flow of creation through letting go of thoughts and immersing yourself in the journey.

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

  12. A: We have never met a genre that we will not work on.

  13. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  14. A: Communication and executing efficiently. We work at a high volume through a high standard of organization.

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

  16. A: We bring IMAX sounding quality to the musical experience and bring out all of the best attributes that make the song stand out.

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

  18. A: Every musical journey as a unique experience. We immerse ourselves in the sonic intention and adjust our process based on what is needed to bring out the best in a song

  19. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  20. A: Located in Blakeslee Studios in North Hollywood, our studio includes top of the line hardware, software and is acoustically treated. Our space also includes a video game arcade so that our minds remain in balance.

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

  22. A: We take inspiration from all different genres of music from all eras in order to diversify ourselves and stay ahead of the curve.

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

  24. A: All aspects of executing a song from start to finish. Whether you're unsure of what you want to write about, or if you've already completed your masterpiece and need some sprucing, we got you.

Terms Of Service

1 free revision, extra charge for additional revisions (contact for pricing). Turn around time varies typically from 2 days to 1 week.

Gear Highlights
  • Adam A8x
  • Yamaha HS8
  • JBL LSR 305
  • Avalon 737sp
  • Neumann TLM-103
  • Empirical Labs Mike-e
  • UAD Apollo Twin
  • Pro Tools
  • Logic
  • Ableton
  • Waves
  • Native Instruments
  • iZotope
  • Melodyne
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