Brian Fals

Recording/Mixing Engineer

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I'am a Recording and Mixing Engineer based out of New York.

Professional Recording and Mixing Provided.

Click the 'Contact' above to get in touch. Looking forward to hearing from you.

Interview with Brian Fals

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

  2. A: its a balance between recording and mixing.

  3. Q: Tell us about your studio setup.

  4. A: Freelance between Mercy studio and Mixdown studio in New York.

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

  6. A: Editing, gain staging, balancing then mixing.

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

  8. A: I'm able to adapt to records according to the artists musical vision.

  9. Q: What's your strongest skill?

  10. A: Mixing and having great people skills.

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

  12. A: Pop, R&b, Hip-hop.

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

  14. A: Be creative.

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

  16. A: A new upcoming artist and help shape their sound.

  17. Q: How would you describe your style?

  18. A: Passionate.

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

  20. A: Mixing engineer for the most part, 4 yrs.

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

  22. A: A computer maxed out, Summing amp, A pair of great headphones, Interface, a cup of coffee.

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

  24. A: Have a clear of vision of what they are looking for in a mix engineer.

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

  26. A: What is their vision for their project or song.

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

  28. A: Fix it in the mix.

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

  30. A: How long have i been mixing. 4 yrs.

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

  32. A: Listening to the end results and having clients happy.

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

  34. A: Satisfaction.

  35. Q: Analog or digital and why?

  36. A: A little bit of both.

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

  38. A: No.

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

  40. A: Mixing an EP and developing a female artist as far as production, recording and mixing the entire project.

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

  42. A: I'm proud of every project i've worked on. Majority of them i've been either the recording or mixing engineer.

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

  44. A: Music in general inspires me. But to name a few, Dave Pensado, Young Guru, Manny Morroquin, Noah "40" Shebib, Ali.

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I was the Mixing Engineer in this production

Terms Of Service

Two free revisions, $20 per extra revision, 3-5 days Turn-around time per song.

Gear Highlights
  • Great Ears most Important
  • Pro Tools HD
  • Ableton
  • Neve 1073
  • 1176 compressor
  • API 550
  • 560 eq
  • Distressor
  • DBX 160
  • Teletronix LA 2A
  • ART Pro-VLA II
  • Tube-Tech CL 1B
  • MANLEY VOX BOX
  • AVALON VT 737
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